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TB Notes 2, 2007
Director's Letter
Highlights from State and Local Programs
  Successful Collaborations by New England TB Prevention and Control Programs
World TB Day 2007
  First Annual TB Awareness Walk
  TB and HIV Analogy
  From Us to You
Nursing Update
  Judy Gibson, BSN, MSN, Receives Chief Nurse Officer Award
TB Education and Training Network Updates
  Member Highlight
  Cultural Competency Workgroup: Special Topic Discussion on “The Culture of Substance Users”
Communications, Education, and Behavioral Studies Branch Update
  New Additions to
Clinical and Health Systems Research Branch Updates
  MDR TB and XDR TB Clinical Trials Design Working Group Formed
  The Long Road to a Shorter, Stronger, Safer Cure for TB – How to Get There Faster
International Research and Programs Branch Update
  Building the Capacity of Health Care Workers from the Former Soviet Union on TB/HIV Surveillance Activities
Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Outbreak Investigations Branch Updates
  RVCT Revision
  10th Semiannual Meeting of the TB Epidemiologic Studies Consortium
New CDC Publications
Personnel Notes
Calendar of Events
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TB Notes Newsletter

No. 2, 2007

Calendar of Events

May 17–18, 2007
CTCA Annual Conference: TB Global Issues, Local Impact
San Francisco, CA
California TB Controllers Association

May 18–23, 2007
ATS 2007 International Conference
San Francisco, California
American Thoracic Society

June 3–5, 2007
2007 APHL Annual Meeting
Jacksonville, Florida
Association of Public Health Laboratories

June 4–8, 2007
Comprehensive Clinical TB Course
Lantana, Florida, AG Holley Hospital
Southeastern National TB Center

June 12–14, 2007
2007 NTCA Workshop
Atlanta, Georgia
National TB Controllers Association
Event Coordinator: Sherry Brown
Phone: 404-639-8989
Fax: 404-639-8960

July 10–11, 2007
ACET Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia
Advisory Council for the Elimination of TB

July 12–13, 2007
11th Semiannual TBESC Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia
TB Epidemiologic Studies Consortium

August 2–5, 2007
1st Conf. of the IUATLD Asia Pacific Region
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Malaysian Association for the Prevention of TB

August 7–9, 2007
7th Annual TB Education and Training Network Annual Conference
Atlanta, Georgia

August 23–24, 2007
Rocky Mountain TB Controllers Meeting
Portland, Oregon

September 4–7, 2007
Southeastern TB Controllers Meeting
Greenville, South Carolina

September 15–19, 2007
European Respiratory Society Annual Congress
Stockholm, Sweden

September 17–20, 2007
47th ICAAC (Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy)
Chicago, Illinois
American Society for Microbiology

September 24–25, 2007
Northeastern TB Controllers Meeting
Salem, Massachusetts

September 26–27, 2007
Midwest TB Controllers Meeting
Chicago, Illinois

October 4–7, 2007
45th Annual IDSA Meeting
San Diego, California
Infectious Diseases Society of America

October 15–19, 2007
Program Managers Course
Atlanta, Georgia

October 20–25, 2007
CHEST 2007
Chicago, Illinois
American College of Chest Physicians

October 31, 2007
Southwestern TB Controllers Meeting
Durango, Colorado

November 3–7, 2007
135th APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition
Washington, DC
American Public Health Association

November 8–12, 2007
38th Union World Conference on Lung Health
Cape Town, South Africa
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease


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