TB and COVID-19 Resources

The following list provides some resources that have been shared by TB programs that will be useful for COVID-19 information. The list will be frequently updated based on available resources.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Union

National Tuberculosis Controllers Association

Stop TB Partnership


WHO Stop TB Department

The Global Fund

TB PPM Learning Network


Telehealth: Using Non-traditional technology for telehealth during COVID-19 Pandemic
Telehealth Essentials
Telehealth Toolkit March 2020


TB and COVID-19: Finding Synergies to Advance the Fight (The Union)
TB PPM Learning Network - Archived Webinars Channel
COVID-19 and TB Programs (NTCA Community of Practice)
Crisis and Emergency Overview for COVID-19 (CDC’s CERC Program)

Guidance for Health Care Workers

CDC Interim Guidance on Handling Non-COVID-19 Public Health Activities that Require Face-to-Face Interaction with Clients in the Clinic and Field in the Current COVID-19 Pandemic
Interim COVID-19 Contact Tracing Communications Toolkit for Health Departments
Demonstration of Donning (Putting On) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Demonstration of Doffing (Taking Off) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Transforming Essential Services for Tuberculosis During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons from New York City
Frequently Asked Questions: COVID-19 and Lung Health
Recommendations for laboratory diagnosis of TB during the COVID-19 pandemic
Notes from the Field: Effects of the COVID-19 Response on Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Efforts — United States, March–April 2020
Rapid communication on the role of the GeneXpert® platform for rapid molecular testing for SARS-CoV-2 in the WHO European Region
The Impact of COVID-19 on the TB Epidemic: A Community Perspective