August 2019

Webinar: 2019 CDC/NTCA Recommendations for Health Care Personnel (HCP): What TB Programs Need to Know

Date: August 28, 2019
Time: 10:00-11:30 am Pacific Time
Notes: The registration deadline is Monday, August 19. Registration will be on a first come-first served basis, until the webinar capacity is reached. For more information and to register, see the registration page.
Sponsors: Curry International TB Center, the Rutgers Global TB Institute, NTCA, and the CDC.

September 2019

Conference: Pacific Island TB Controllers (PITCA) Conference

Date: September 9-12, 2019
Location: Koror, Palau
Notes: This 4-day conference will convene tuberculosis experts from throughout the Pacific Islands and United States mainland to engage in learning and discussion on the management and control of TB and provide training and networking opportunities for TB professionals in the Pacific Island region. The conference is comprised of plenary sessions and breakout sessions with tracks for clinicians, nurses, laboratory staff, and program managers.For more information, see the GTBI Training Calendar.
Sponsor: Rutgers Global TB Institute.

Course: TB Intensive Workshop

Date: September 24-27, 2019
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Notes: This four-day workshop for clinicians provides comprehensive information on the principles and application of TB diagnosis and treatment, as well as the management of TB in special populations. Topics include transmission and pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment, drug resistance, TB-HIV co-infection, TB in children and adolescents, and key aspects of patient management. The format includes lectures, interactive discussions, small group work, and case studies. For more information, see the GTBI Training Calendar.
Sponsor: Rutgers Global TB Institute.