Trainings

Please note that applicants will be informed of their registration status within 1 week following the application deadline. In order to ensure a diverse group of participants from the target audience within the western region, all applications are reviewed once the registration period closes and priority is not given to early applications.

For questions, please email us at CurryTBCenter@ucsf.edu

All of our trainings are free of charge. 

 

CITC Core Trainings

Click here to view the updated Core TB Training descriptions.

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Tuberculosis in 2020: New Tools in the Toolbox

February 26, 2020

Chicago, IL [off-site]

Join us to learn about the latest developments in tuberculosis diagnosis, drug-resistant tuberculosis treatment, and infection control practices. This training is intended for Physicians (ER, pulmonary, infectious disease, etc.), nurses, infection preventionists, epidemiologists, clinical and public health laboratory staff, and anyone interested in learning more about tuberculosis. This training is jointly sponsored by the Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Heartland National Tuberculosis Center, Rutgers Global Tuberculosis Institute, and the Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center and is a postgraduate course preceding the IUATLD NAR Conference.

(Registration open via IUATLD NAR)

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UCSF Center for Tuberculosis and Curry International Tuberculosis Center World TB Day Symposium

March 24, 2020

San Francisco, CA [off-site]

This event is intended for healthcare professionals who work with tuberculosis. Live stream will be available.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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2020 Arizona HIV/STI/LTBI Clinical Update

April 7, 2020

Flagstaff, AZ [off-site]

This training is intended for clinical healthcare providers (MD, DO, PA, NP). Due to limited space, priority is given to clinical healthcare providers practicing within the region.

(Application open)

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Tuberculosis Contact Investigation Interviewing Skills Intensive

April 14-17, 2020

Berkeley, CA [off-site]

This training is intended for health professionals responsible for conducting tuberculosis contact investigation interviews.

(Application open)

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CDC Technical Instructions: What Civil Surgeons in California Need to Know

April 29-30, 2020

Oakland, CA [off-site]

This training is intended for civil surgeons, and their medical staff, who complete medical examinations of applicants seeking to adjust their immigration status in the United States.

(Application open)

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CTCA Conference: Curry Day Workshop – Topic TBD

May 6, 2020

Palm Springs, CA [off-site]

This training is intended for health care professionals who manage patient with or at risk for tuberculosis. This training will be conducted in associate with the Annual California TB Controllers Association (CTCA) Educational Conference, which will take place at the same venue on May 5, 2020. Separate registration is required.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Focus on LTBI

June 23, 2020

Seattle, WA [off-site]

This training is intended as an introductory training covering the basics of latent TB infection (LTBI) diagnosis and treatment for physicians, nurses, and other licensed medical care providers who manage patients at risk for TB. Interpretation of IGRAs (vs. tuberculosis skin test) and treatment regimen choices are discussed and there is an opportunity to apply this information in case discussions.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Tuberculosis Clinical Intensive

June 24-25, 2020

Seattle, WA [off-site]

This training is intended for as an advanced training for physicians and clinical care providers who diagnose and/or treat patients with active tuberculosis. The training provides an overview of laboratory diagnostics, medical management, care of the pediatric patients, radiology, and management of drug-resistance and other advanced topics for the care of patients with tuberculosis. 

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Tuberculosis Nursing Workshop

June 26, 2020

Seattle, WA [off-site]

This training is intended for nurses, communicable disease investigators, and other licensed medical care providers who work with tuberculosis patients.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Tuberculosis Case Management and Contact Investigation Intensive

Fall 2020

Oakland, CA [off-site]

This training is intended for nurses and other licensed medical care providers who provide TB case management of patients with active or latent tuberculosis within the public health setting.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Tuberculosis Nurse Case Conference Webinar Series - Topic TBD

September 2020 *

[webinar]

This webinar is intended for tuberculosis nurses, nurse case managers, and public health nurses who manage tuberculosis patients. The 4 Tuberculosis Centers of Excellence for Training, Education, and Medical Consultation (TB COEs) have partnered with the National Tuberculosis Nursing Coalition (NTNC) to offer this collaborative nurse case conference series.

(Application not yet available; thanks for your patience)

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Caravanning with Community Partners to Provide LTBI Care

March 13 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Case Management and Contact Investigation Intensive

March 19-22 / Off-site training

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STD HIV LTBI Clinical Update

May 7 / Off-site training

*This training was planned in partnership with the California Prevention Training Center, the Arizona AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC), and other partners. 

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Focus on TB Prevention

June 5 / Off-site training

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Supporting Patients with Latent TB Infection: What Nurses Need to Know

June 20 / Off-site training

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Tuberculin Skin Testing: Training of Trainers

June 21 / Off-site training

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"Doctor I feel fine..." Treating Latent TB in Your Practice

June 22 / Off-site training

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Focus on LTBI

June 25 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Clinical Intensive

June 26-27 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Nursing Workshop

June 28 / Off-site training

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2019 CDC/NTCA Recommendations for Health Care Personnel: What TB Programs Need to Know

August 28 / Webinar

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Focus on LTBI

September 3 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Clinical Intensive

September 4-6 / Off-site training

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San Diego Civil Surgeons: New Mandatory TB Requirements

September 17 / Webinar

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Clinical Updates on Tuberculosis and STDs

September 30 - October 1 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Case Management and Contact Investigation Intensive

October 8-11 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis Program Manager's Intensive

November 18-21 / Off-site training

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Tuberculosis and Cocci Webinar

December 5 / Webinar

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