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Contact Investigation and Interviewing Skills
Date: 7/21/2015 - 7/23/2015
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Central
Location: Jefferson County Health Department
This three-day course is designed as an interactive, skill-building training to improve the abilities of staff who are responsible for conducting TB contact investigation (CI) interviews. The course provides an overview of the CI process, basic communication and interviewing skills, and opportunities to apply those skills in role play activities.
Comprehensive Clinical TB Course
32.5 credit(s)Date: 10/19/2015 - 10/22/2015
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Location: Straughn IFAS Professional Developement Center
Format: Clinical course
This four-day intensive course will familiarize the clinician with all the aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The curriculum is provided through lecture, interactive case management sessions. The faculty is selected for their unique skill in encouraging interaction and building rapport with participants. The atmosphere is relaxed with an expectation that a free exchange of questions, comments and information will occur.
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Tuberculin Skin Test Train-the-Trainer Course - Gainesville, FL
7 credit(s)Date: 10/23/2015 - 10/23/2015
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Instructor/speaker: Ellen R. Murray, BSN, RN
Cost: No Charge
This one-day skill-building course provides the knowledge needed to plan, teach, and evaluate a Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test (TST) course. The course content includes skills for planning and conducting a TST training, including adult learning principles and teaching strategies. The curriculum is provided through lecture and participatory activities, including practicum in TST administration and reading and instructional skills demonstration. Each participant must demonstrate proficiency in delivering course content plus administering and reading the TST. Participants will receive feedback from experienced trainers as they practice their skills. Topics include: adult learning principles for instructors, tips and tools to plan and conduct a successful TST training, and TST course curriculum review and demonstration.
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