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TB Intensive Workshop
Date: September 13 - 16
Location: Newark Public Library - Main Branch, 5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102
COURSE DESCRIPTION & OVERALL GOAL
This workshop provides comprehensive information on the application of principles for the diagnosis and treatment of TB, as well as the management of TB in special populations. Topics include transmission and pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment, drug resistance, TB-HIV co-infection, TB in children and adolescents, and key aspects of patient management. The format includes lectures, interactive discussions, and case studies.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The workshop is designed for physicians, nurses and healthcare professionals who are involved in the diagnosis and management of TB patients. Individuals who work in the following settings would benefit from attending this workshop:
Upon completion of this workshop, participants should be better able to:
This course will build upon basic TB concepts. Prior to the course, it is recommended that participants review the CDC’s Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis: What the Clinician Should Know (Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/tb/education/corecurr/index.htm). In order to meet the learning objectives and receive continuing education credits, participants are required to attend the entire course, and complete an evaluation form. A post-course follow-up evaluation will be sent within 3 months of the course.
CONTINUING EDUCATION INFORMATION
In support of improving patient care, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.”
CME: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CNE: This activity is awarded 22.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim those contact hours actually spent participating in the activity.
All individuals who affect content of continuing education activities are required to disclose to the audience any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the activity. The activity faculty are further required to disclose discussion of off-label/investigational uses in their presentations. These disclosures will be made to the audience at the time of the activity.
APPLICATION INFORMATION & FEE
Please note that applications are now closed. We are no longer accepting any applicants for the course. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact Shwata Suresh Kumar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that the fee for this course is $200, a separate link will be shared after your admission in the course. Payment must be received prior to the course. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Notification of acceptance and additional course information will be sent via email.
Check or money order payments should be made payable to Rutgers Global Tuberculosis Institute and mailed to:
Global Tuberculosis Institute
225 Warren Street, 1st Floor, East Wing
Newark, NJ 07103
Attention: Anita Khilall
CANCELLATION AND REFUND INFORMATION
Please note that refunds will only be issued if applicants notify our office of a cancellation by August 30. We will not be able to provide any refunds if applicants cancel after the deadline.
We reserve the right to modify the activity content, faculty and activities, and to cancel this activity, if necessary.
Funding for this conference was made possible in part by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. government.
If you require an accommodation because of a disability, or if you have any additional needs or other questions, please contact Anita Khilall at email@example.com
For more information, please contact Anita Khilall at firstname.lastname@example.org
Carolyn Bargman, RN-C, MA
John Bernardo, MD
David Cennimo, MD
Henry Fraimow, MD
Barry Kreiswirth, PhD
Navaneeth Narayanan, PharmD, MPH
Diana Nilsen, MD
Amee Patrawalla, MD
Kelly Russo, MD, MPH
Christopher Vinnard, MD
Mark Wolman, MPH
Patricia Woods, RN, MSN
Edward Zuroweste, MD
Anita Khilall, MPH - Activity Director
Amee Patrawalla, MD
Patricia Woods, RN, MSN
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