TB Continuing Education Opportunities

There are many TB-related resources and online training available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the five CDC-funded Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers.

Resources for providers new to TB:

Title
Format
Author(s)
Basic Epidemiology for Tuberculosis Program Staff*
Booklet
Global TB Institute
Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis: What the Clinician Should Know* Manual Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cultural Competency and Tuberculosis Control

(Brazil, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Mynamar [formerly Burma], Peru, Philippines, Somalia, South Korea, Vietnam)

Booklet
Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center
Effective TB Interviewing to Contact Investigation: Self-Study Modules*
Order or view online/download from CDC
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Testing: A Training Guide*
Booklet
Global TB Institute

Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Testing Kit

Order from CDC*.

DVD and facilitator guide
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis: Modules 1 - 5*
Booklet or Web-based
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Self Study Modules on Tuberculosis: Modules 6-9*
Web-based
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Targeted Testing and Treatment of Latent TB Infection*
Web-based
Curry International TB Center
TB 101 for Health Care Workers*
Web-based
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tuberculosis Case Management for Nurses: Self-Study Modules*
Web-based
Global Tuberculosis Institute

* Attention: Non-MDH link

 

Updated Monday, November 04, 2013 at 01:57PM