Calendar : 2017 Courses

4

Jan

Closed

Introduction to TB Nurse Case Management (Online)

Online

Jan 4, 11, 18, & 25

This course is intended for the registered nurse, licensed practical/vocational nurses with less than one year TB experience and greater than 25% of job duties dedicated to TB case management including case identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease. Participants must complete the CDC Self Study Modules 1-9 and present a Certificate of Completion prior to the first session. 

7

Mar

Closed

TB Nurse Case Management

San Antonio, TX

Mar 7-9

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.

24

Mar

Closed

Community United to End TB

San Antonio, TX

Mar 24

This course is designed for physicians, nurses, and health care professionals who work with patients with or at risk of tuberculosis.

6

Apr

Closed

Central College Health Association

Kansas City, KS

Apr 6-8

This course is intended for college health professionals seeking to increase patient satisfaction in the areas affecting todays college campuses.

9

May

Closed

TB Intensive

San Antonio, TX

May 9-12

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.

7

Jun

Closed

Introduction to Contact Investigation (Online)

Online

Jun 7, 14, 21, 28

The target audience for the TB Contact Investigation Interviewing Skills Course is health care professionals responsible for conducting TB contact investigation interviews.

20

June

Closed

Access to Care Along the U.S. - Mexico Border (Webinar)

Online

June 20

This webinar is intended for healthcare staff who care for persons diagnosed with tuberculosis and/or HIV/AIDS along the U.S.-Mexico Border.

6

Jul

Closed

Introduction to TB Nurse Case Management (Online)

Online

Jul 6, 13, 20, 27

This course is intended for the registered nurse, licensed practical/vocational nurses with less than one year TB experience and greater than 25% of job duties dedicated to TB case management including case identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease. Participants must complete the CDC Self Study Modules 1-9 and present a Certificate of Completion prior to the first session. 

14

Jul

Closed

Practical Aspects for the Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) Test

Webinar

Jul 14

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.

18

Aug

Closed

Laboratory Updates on Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) Testing

Online

Aug 18

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.

6

Sep

Closed

TB Contact Investigation 101

Little Rock, AR

Sep 6-7

This course is intended for registered nurses and other local health department workers who are tasked with conducting TB contact investigations.

12

Sep

Closed

TB Nurse Case Management

San Antonio, TX

Sep 12-14

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification,  case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.

19

Sep

Closed

TST Practicum: Train the Trainer

Harlingen, TX

Sep 19

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).

20

Sep

Closed

Screening for TB Infection

Harlingen, TX

Sep 20

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

05

Oct

Closed

Introduction to TB Contact Investigation: An Online Course

Online

Oct 5, 12, 19 and 26

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.

20

Oct

Closed

Bi-State Infectious Disease Conference 2017

St. Louis

Oct 20

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.

24

Oct

Closed

TB Intensive

San Antonio, TX

Oct 24-27

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification,  case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis infection or disease.