Calendar

Calendar

January

WEBINAR: A Conversation with CDC Partners with Hep B Foundation & Tuberculosis (TB) Elimination Alliance

Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Details: Listen in as Dr. Carolyn Wester and Dr. Philip LoBue from the CDC discuss the challenges and opportunities to eliminate hepatitis B and TB and advance health equity. Originally a part of the 2021 Hep B United / TB Elimination Alliance Summit, this webinar session is an opportunity to engage with leaders and partners from across the nation to discuss and collaborate on hepatitis B and TB elimination efforts. Register here.
Sponsors: Hep B United and the Tuberculosis (TB) Elimination Alliance

March

VIRTUAL EVENT: Annual TB Conference: The Union – NAR

Date: March 2 – 5, 2022
Details: Due to the current situation of the Omicron variant in British Columbia and elsewhere and with new restrictions in place the organizing committee has decided to hold the 26th Annual Conference of the Union Meeting virtually. Register here.
Sponsor and organizers: The Union-North America Region (NAR) and BC Lung

WEBINAR: Achieving Treatment Completion for Drug-Susceptible TB: Rarely a Straight Path

Date: Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Time: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time
Details: REGISTRATION ENDS 01/14/22.This training is intended for nurses and case managers who provide care for TB patients within the public health setting. It is an entry-level training for nurses/case managers who are within their first year or two of providing TB case management for patients with active TB. This training will cover the fundamentals of how to determine whether adequate treatment completion has been achieved for drug-susceptible pulmonary TB, and strategies for addressing potential barriers to treatment adherence. Register here.
Sponsors: Hep B United and the Tuberculosis (TB) Elimination Alliance

World TB Day Events

New York City World TB Day

Date: Friday, March 18, 2022
Time: 12:00 – 4:00 PM Eastern Time
Details: See the 2022 Training Calendar.
Sponsor: Rutgers Global TB Institute

Annual Thomas Q. Garvey Public Health Lecture

Date: Thursday, March 24, 2022
Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Time
Details: See the 2022 Training Calendar.
Sponsor: Rutgers Global TB Institute

LIVE STREAMED EVENT: World TB Day Symposium

Date: Thursday, March 24, 2022
Details: See the Curry Center Trainings Webpage.
Sponsors: CSF Center for Tuberculosis and Curry International Tuberculosis Center

May 2022

CONFERENCE: 2022 National TB Conference

Details: Details to be announced.
Sponsors: NTCA and CTCA