2018 Training Calendar

TB Interviewing for Contact Investigation
May 2-4
Lansing, MI


Register (Please note registration is strictly for MI nurses only)

This skills-building course is designed for healthcare workers to improve abilities in conducting TB contact investigation interviews. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with all aspects of the tuberculosis contact investigation process through a variety of didactic, interactive exercises, and role playing practice sessions. The topics will include TB transmission and pathogenesis, fundamentals of the contact investigation process, deciding when to initiate an investigation, determining the infectious period, prioritizing contacts, the TB interview, and congregate settings. For more information, please contact Arpita Jindani at arpita.jindani@rutgers.edu.