Archived Training Materials :: 2019-2020


November 14, 2019

2019 Binational TB Program Symposium

Webinar

This workshop is intended for physicians, nurse experts, and medical professionals who are actively engaged in the management of binational patients with or at risk of multi-drug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB).

July 18, 2019

Clinical Pediatric TB Intensive

Houston, TX

This course is designed for physicians, nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification, case management, and treatment of pediatric and adolescent patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.

July 16, 2019

Clinical TB Intensive

Houston, TX

This course is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses with direct experience in the management of patients, with, or at risk of TB. This is not an introductory course. It is required that nursing participants have a minimum of one-year experience in TB case management and attend the TB Nurse Case Management course prior to attending TB Intensive.

December 05, 2019

Diagnosis & Treatment of TB Infection in Children: Where are we now?

This webcast is designed for physicians, nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric patients with tuberculosis (TB) infection.

May 16, 2019

Let's Hash Out the Drug Rash

Webinar

This webinar is intended for healthcare staff who care for persons diagnosed with tuberculosis infection or tuberculosis disease.

January 30, 2020

Let's Hash Out the Drug Rash: Part 2

Webinar

This webinar is intended for healthcare staff who care for persons diagnosed with tuberculosis infection or tuberculosis disease.

September 11, 2019

MDR-TB Skills Immersion

San Antonio, TX

This is an advanced clinical level tuberculosis (TB) learning course. Participants for this course should be advanced practice nurses or registered nurses that have completed a TB Nurse Case Management training or physicians who have completed a Clinical TB Intensive course, AND have at least one year experience working in TB case management and whose job duties are dedicated to the care and management of patients with TB. This is not an introductory course.

November 21, 2019

Medical Consultant Annual Dinner

San Antonio, TX

November 22, 2019

Medical Consultant Annual Meeting

San Antonio, TX

December 09, 2019

Navigating Toward TB Free Pacific Islands

Majuro, Marshall Islands

This course is intended for clinicians in the Republic of the Marshall Islands or other US-Affiliated Pacific Islands who are engaged in the identification, management, or treatment of patients with latent tuberculosis infection(LTBI) or active TB disease.

March 26, 2019

Screening and Treating TB Infection

Belton, TX

This learning opportunity is designed to help clinicians identify when to screen for tuberculosis and how to treat TB infection.

October 29, 2019

TB Contact Investigation

Lafayette, LA

This course is an interactive, skill-building program designed to improve the knowledge and skills of staff who conduct contact investigation as part of their TB responsibilities. The goal of the course is to assist staff in conducting appropriate and thorough contact and outbreak investigations in a culturally appropriate manner. The course covers updated information on the new contact investigation guidelines released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention including: decisions to initiate a contact investigation; investigating the index patient and sites of transmission; assigning priorities to contacts; medical treatment for contacts with Latent TB Infection (LTBI); when to expand a contact investigation; communicating through the media; data management and evaluation of contact investigations; confidentiality and consent in contact investigations; staffing and training for contact investigations; contact investigation in special circumstances; and source-case investigations.

April 30, 2019

TB Nurse Case Management

San Antonio, TX

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.

August 20, 2019

TB Nurse Case Management

San Antonio, TX

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.

August 23, 2019

TB Skin Testing: A Practical Approach

San Antonio, TX

This course is designed for the TB professional who is responsible for training staff and other health care workers on the proper placement and reading of the tuberculin skin test (TST).

October 31, 2019

TB Skin Testing: A Practical Approach

San Antonio, TX

This course is designed for the TB professional who is responsible for training staff and other health care workers on the proper placement and reading of the tuberculin skin test (TST).

January 22, 2020

TB Skin Testing: A Practical Approach

San Antonio, TX

This course is designed for the TB professional who is responsible for training staff and other health care workers on the proper placement and reading of the tuberculin skin test (TST).

November 19, 2019

Updates to Technical Instructions for Civil Surgeons: Tuberculosis, Immunizations and Mental Health

This course is intended for civil surgeons (physicians identified by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security) who are directly involved in the medical examination of people applying for adjustment of status for US permanent residence.