May 2021

WEBINAR: Introduction to TB Nurse Case Management Online

Date: May 4, 2021
Details: For more information, see the training and education web page.
Sponsor: Heartland National TB Center

WEBINAR: Human Trafficking: Understanding the Barriers to Healthcare and the Effects on TB Case Management

Date: May 19, 2021
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM Eastern Time
Details: This webinar discusses the impact of human trafficking on the health of individual being trafficked, with emphasis on the treatment of TB. Patty Woods will moderate. Rachel Kappler and Maureen Murphy-Weiss will present. For more infomrrmation and to register, see the registration website.
Sponsor: National TB Nurse Coalition and the Centers of Excellence

June 2021

ONLINE CONFERENCE: McGill Summer Institute: Quality of Care

Date: May 31-June 18, 2021
Details: Poor quality TB care is widespread and is a key driver of the TB epidemic. This course will address the critical need to go beyond coverage and improve quality of TB care in low and middle-income countries. The course directors are Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD, Zelalem Temesgen, MD, and Jishnu Das, PhD. The institute will be held online, and registration is open. For more information, see the course brochure.

ONLINE CONFERENCE: 2021 National TB Conference

Date: June 9 -July 23, 2021
Details: The conference agenda is available on the conference website. To provide continuing education (CE) opportunities, NTCA is partnering again with the University of New Mexico’s School of Medicine, Office for Continuous Professional Learning and the Eastern New Mexico School of Nursing. The conference platform is open for registration.
Sponsor: National TB Controllers Association