April

Comprehensive Clinical TB Course
Date: 4/23/2018 - 4/27/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Location: Emerging Pathogens Institute
Instructor/speaker: SNTC Faculty
Format: Clinical course
This five-day intensive course will familiarize the clinician and healthcare worker with all the aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The curriculum is provided through lecture and 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.
Additional information: 
    Lodging - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/April 2018 Clinical Course Lodging .docx
    Draft Agenda - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/DRAFT Agenda Comprehensive TB Course_April 2018_V7.docx


May

Northwestern Wisconsin Tuberculosis Summit
Date: 5/10/2018 - 5/10/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Central
Location: Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, Rice Lake, WI
Instructor/speaker: Connie Haley, MD, MPH, Medical Consultant with Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center Laura Louison, MLS (ASCP), TB Laboratory Program Coordinator,
Format: Workshop
This one-day tuberculosis course will provide knowledge on the prevalence, identification, treatment, and management of tuberculosis in the community.


June

TST Train-the-Trainer Course - Owensboro, KY
continuing education credits available 7.0 credit(s)
Date: 6/4/2018 - 6/4/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Central
Location: Green River District Health Department
Instructor/speaker: Ellen R Murray, PhD, BSN, RN
Format: Workshop
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.
Additional information: 
    Flyer - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/FLYER 06042018 - TST TTT Owensboro KY - with CE.docx


TST Train-the-Trainer Course - Frankfort, KY
continuing education credits available 7.0 credit(s)
Date: 6/6/2018 - 6/6/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Franklin County Health Department (Annex)
Instructor/speaker: Ellen R Murray, PhD, BSN, RN
Format: Workshop
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.
Additional information: 
    Flyer - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/FLYER 06062018 - TST TTT Frankfort KY - with CE.docx


TST Train-the-Trainer Course - London, KY
continuing education credits available 7.0 credit(s)
Date: 6/8/2018 - 6/8/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Laurel County Health Department
Instructor/speaker: Ellen R Murray, PhD, BSN, RN
Format: Workshop
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.
Additional information: 
    Flyer - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/FLYER 06082018 - TST TTT London KY - with CE.docx


August

TB Nurse Case Management: Working Through the Process Together
continuing education credits available 38 credit(s)
Date: 8/13/2018 - 8/13/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Format: Online course
This 38 CE credit course is designed to deliver the content of an existing 5-day onsite course but with even more personalized attention. This online TB Nurse Case Management Course takes you through the TB nurse case management process through experiential learning activities such as reviewing an initial report and determining the initial report processes, determining infectious period and discussing TB case management guidelines. These activities are done by experiencing the case of Anita Santiago while a coach guides you through the process. Note: As this course requires the pairing of a coach, your registration will be followed up by contact from SNTC to determine the best coach for you and work through the process to secure your registration. By registering for the course, you are letting SNTC know of your interest in taking this online training.


September

Comprehensive TB Course

Date: 9/24/2018 - 9/28/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Instructor/speaker: SNTC Faculty
Format: Clinical course
This five-day intensive course will familiarize the clinician and healthcare worker with all the aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The curriculum is provided through lecture and 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.


November

Comprehensive Clinical TB Course

Date: 11/5/2018 - 11/9/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Instructor/speaker: SNTC Faculty
Format: Clinical course
This five-day intensive course will familiarize the clinician and healthcare worker with all the aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The curriculum is provided through lecture and 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.