2015 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 training calendar for 2015. The calendar will be updated with new information as trainings are scheduled, so please check back regularly for updates and additional information.


Nov. 19, Dec. 3 & 10
Tuberculosis Case Management for Nurses

This interactive training consists of three live web-based sessions with discussions and exercises and accompanying pre-recorded lectures for self—paced, advance viewing. It will address aspects of TB case management from a nursing perspective. Topics include effective communication, cultural competency, working with special populations, adherence, nursing care plans and incorporating nurse case management skills into TB patient care. For additional information, please contact Patty Woods at patty.woods@rutgers.edu.




Past Courses

Course Name Date Location
March 16
Baltimore, MD
March 16
Annual World TB Day Conference: A Patient Centered Approach to TB Control: Current Perspectives and Future Visions
March 20
Long Island City, NY
Exploring Multidisciplinary Approaches to Complex Health Problems: The Global Tuberculosis Epidemic
March 24
New Brunswick, NJ
TB Intensive Workshop
April 14-17
Newark, NJ
New England Clinician's Conference
May 7
Worcester, MA
Best Practices in TB Conrol: Changing the Conversation: Human Rights and the Power of Words in Tuberculosis Care
July 16
TB Intensive Workshop
September 15-18
Newark, NJ
Mid-Atlantic TB Intensive
September 29-30
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Managing Complexities in TB Infection and Disease
September 29
Albany, NY
Management of Contacts to Tuberculosis Cases
October 1
Burlington, VT
TB Contact Investigations in Congregate Settings
October 16
Newark, NJ
TB Medical Consultant's Meeting
October 21-22
Newark, NJ
New Technologies in TB Prevention and Elimination
October 29
Worcester, MA
TB Contact Investigations in Congregate Settings
November 13
Sewell, NJ