Understanding Mycobacterium bovis


A Web-based Seminar

Brought to you by the Heartland National TB Center


Presented by:

Phil LoBue, MD, FACP, FCCP

Associate Director for Science

Division of TB Elimination

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Wednesday, February 2, 2010

12:00pm-1:30pm CST

11:00am-12:30pm MST


Target Audience:

This webinar is intended for the registered nurse, clinician, and health care worker within the Heartland region tasked with the care and case management of the TB patient.


Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:



·         Enrollment is limited to 100 lines from the Heartland region (area in red on the map below); pre-registration via online registration is required

·         Group viewing is strongly recommended

·         Registration and participation is FREE to attendee

¨      Click this link to register online: http://www.heartlandntbc.org/training.asp#webinar

·         You will receive log-in information prior to the event; it will be sent to the
e-mail account entered during the registration process

System Requirements

To access and view this training event, you will need a computer with internet access and a phone line (preferably with a speaker or teleconferencing capabilities) or a computer with audio.  It is recommended that you check your system for compatibility and connectivity prior to the event; instructions to test your system will be sent with confirmation of participation.


Continuing Education Credit

Heartland National TB Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


Heartland National TB Center will offer 1.5 Nursing Continuing Education Credits for successful completion of this educational activity.


To obtain contact hours, nurses must complete and return the original Sign In Sheet and complete an on-line evaluation form.


NO commercial support was given to Heartland National TB Center or the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler for this educational program.


** The registration deadline for this program is January 31, 2010**



For questions please contact the Heartland National TB Center

BY EMAIL: jessica.quintero@uthct.edu

BY PHONE: 1-800-839-5864


This is presented in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.