March

Arresting TB: Best Practices for Controlling TB in Corrections - Walton CHD, FL
continuing education credits available 6.25 credit(s)
Date: 3/14/2017 - 3/14/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Walton Co. Public Health Department
Instructor/speaker: Ellen Murray, PhD, BSN & B. Sue Lane, RN, CCHP
Format: Workshop
This course is designed to enhance communication and collaboration between the local health department and correctional facility staff, both medical and custody. Attendees join in group discussion and actively participate in exercises designed to foster skills for managing TB in correctional settings.
Additional information: 
    Flyer - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/0TB Arresting TB Flyer Walton 2017 (002).docx


Arresting TB: Best Practices for Controlling TB in Corrections - Hanover, VA
continuing education credits available 6.25 credit(s)
Date: 3/22/2017 - 3/22/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Virginia Public Safety Training Center
Instructor/speaker: Ellen Murray, PhD, BSN, RN & B. Sue Lane, RN CCHP
Format: Workshop
This course is designed to enhance communication and collaboration between the local health department and correctional facility staff, both medical and custody. Attendees join in group discussion and actively participate in exercises designed to foster skills for managing TB in correctional settings.
Additional information: 
    Flyer - http://sntc.medicine.ufl.edu/Files/1Flyer w-address - Arresting TB With credits Hanover VA 2017.docx


April

Comprehensive TB Course

Date: 4/3/2017 - 4/7/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Location: Emerging Pathogens Institute
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/Clinical Course Lodging.pdf


Tuberculin Skin Test - Train-the-Trainer Course - Gainesville, FL
continuing education credits available 7.0 credit(s)
Date: 4/8/2017 - 4/8/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Emerging Pathogens Institute - SNTC
Instructor/speaker: Ellen 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 - 2017 FL - TST TTT - with CE.docx


May

Tuberculin Skin Test - Train-the-Trainer Course - Mobile, AL
continuing education credits available 7.0 credit(s)
Date: 5/10/2017 - 5/10/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Location: Mobile CHD - Teen Center
Instructor/speaker: Ellen 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 - 2017 AL - TST TTT - with CE.docx


September

Comprehensive TB Course

Date: 9/18/2017 - 9/22/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Location: Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center
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 TB Course

Date: 11/13/2017 - 11/17/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Location: Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center
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.