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August 31st, 2017

Introduction to TB Contact Investigation

October 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2017

This course is intended for the health care professional with little to no experience in conducting a TB contact investigation. Participants must complete the CDC Self Study Modules 1-5 & 6-9 and present a Certificate of Completion prior to the first session.

August 18th, 2017

TST Practicum: Train the Trainer

Sept. 19, 2017

This course is designed for the TB professional who is responsible for training staff and other health care workers on the proper placement and reading of the tuberculin skin test (TST).

August 17th, 2017

Bi-State Infectious Disease Conference 2017

Oct. 20, 2017

Designed for public health personnel, family physicians, generalists, hospitalists, infectious disease specialists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, infection preventionists, correctional nurses, school nurses and dental assistants.

August 16th, 2017

Screening for TB Infection

Sept. 20, 2017

This conference is designed for community providers who will be screening and treating patients for tuberculosis infection in the community.

August 11th, 2017

TB Intensive

Oct. 24-27, 2017

This course is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses with direct experience in the management of patients, with, or at risk of TB. This is not an introductory course. It is required that nursing participants have a minimum of one year experience in TB case management and attend the TB Nurse Case Management course prior to attending TB Intensive.

August 04th, 2017

Laboratory Updates on Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) Testing

August 18, 2017

This webinar is intended for the prescribing physician and healthcare staff who may be involved with the decision to utilize an interferon gamma release assay (IGRA) test in screening individuals for tuberculosis.