2014 Training Calendar
Global Tuberculosis Institute (GTBI) web-based seminars are open to all participants in the United States. For in-person courses, GTBI prioritizes participants from the Northeast Region (Baltimore, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York City, New York State, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington, DC), which is served by GTBI.
Below is our preliminary training calendar for 2014. The calendar will updated with new information as trainings are scheduled, so please check back regularly for updates and additional information.
This training will provide updates on current topics in tuberculosis to increase provider awareness and knowledge of TB. For additional information, please contact Jennifer K. Campbell at email@example.com.
This training will cover public health and clinical approaches to assessing and managing contacts to people with suspected or confirmed pulmonary TB. Topics will include transmission and pathogenesis, contact investigation procedures and protocols, interviewing contacts, and clinical assessment of contacts. For additional information please contact Nisha Ahamed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This web-based seminar will highlight relevant clinical issues for the diagnosis and medical management of tuberculosis. For additional information, please contact Anita Khilall at email@example.com
This course is full. Please contact us to be put on our waiting list for a future offering.
This web-based course will cover nurse case management of TB patients and include the topics of nursing process, effective communication, cultural competency, working with special populations, adherence, and developing a case management plan. Participants should have an understanding of the fundamentals of tuberculosis epidemiology, transmission, and treatment prior to registering for this course. The course will utilize live and recorded lectures, discussions and exercises. Each live session lasts 90 minutes. Participants must be committed to attend all 3 sessions and complete the offline work. For additional information, please contact Ms. Rajita Bhavaraju at firstname.lastname@example.org.