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Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis Continuing Education Activity

Goal

The goal of the Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis: What the Clinician Should Know is to provide the reader with basic information about TB. Upon completion of this educational activity, the reader should possess a clear working knowledge of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of TB infection and disease.

Continuing education credit is offered for the interactive versions (web-based and CD ROM courses).

Interactive Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis (web-based)
Interactive Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis (CD-ROM)

For further assistance obtaining CE credit, you can contact Learner Support in the CDC CE Unit by
Telephone: 1-800-41-TRAIN or (404) 639-1292
E-mail: ce@cdc.gov

Interactive Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis (web-based)

Instructions
To receive continuing education credit for the web-based course:

  1. Go to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online. If you have not registered as a participant, click on New Participant to create a user ID and password; otherwise click on Participant Login and login.
  2. Once logged on to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online website, you will be on the Participant Services page. Click on Search and Register. Enter the Course Number WB 3071 or a keyword under Keyword Search. Click on View.
  3. Click on the course title. Select the type of CE credit you would like to receive and then Submit. Three demographic questions will come up. Complete the questions and then Submit. A message will come up thanking you for registering for the course. If you have already completed the course you may choose to go right to the evaluation and posttest. Complete the evaluation and Submit. Complete the posttest and Submit. A record of your course completion will be located in the Transcript and Certificate section.

Accreditation
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CDC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.25 hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

This activity for 6.1 of contact hours is provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been approved as an Authorized Provider of continuing education and training programs by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training and awards .5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is a designated event for the CHES to receive 5 Category I contact hours in health education, CDC provider number GA0082.

Interactive Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis (CD-ROM)

Instructions
To receive continuing education credit for the web-based course:

  1. Go to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online. If you have not registered as a participant, click on New Participant to create a user ID and password; otherwise click on Participant Login and login.
  2. Once logged on to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online website, you will be on the Participant Services page. Click on Search and Register. Enter the Course Number CB 3067 or a keyword under Keyword Search. Click on View.
  3. Click on the course title. Select the type of CE credit you would like to receive and then Submit. Three demographic questions will come up. Complete the questions and then Submit. A message will come up thanking you for registering for the course. If you have already completed the course you may choose to go right to the evaluation and posttest. Complete the evaluation and Submit. Complete the posttest and Submit. A record of your course completion will be located in the Transcript and Certificate section.

Accreditation
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CDC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.25 hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

This activity for 6.1 of contact hours is provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been approved as an Authorized Provider of continuing education and training programs by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training and awards .5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is a designated event for the CHES to receive 5 Category I contact hours in health education, CDC provider number GA0082.

 


Released October 2008
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Division of Tuberculosis Elimination - http://www.cdc.gov/tb

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CDC/Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
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