Archived Training Materials :: 2019 Courses


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.

October 30, 2019

Introduction to TB Nurse Case Management: Online Course

This course is intended for the registered nurse, licensed practical/vocational nurses with less than one year TB experience and greater than 25% of job duties dedicated to TB case management including case identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease. Participants must complete the CDC Self Study Modules 1-9 and present a Certificate of Completion prior to the first session.

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.

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.

March 26, 2019

Screening & 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).