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

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

90-Minute Webinar
Originally aired August 28, 2019

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This training was intended for TB program staff interested in learning more about the new recommendations on TB screening, testing, and treatment of U.S. Health Care Personnel. This webinar was a collaboration between the Curry Center, the Rutgers Global TB Institute, the National TB Controllers Association (NTCA), and the CDC.

Webinar Materials: https://www.currytbcenter.ucsf.edu/trainings/2019-cdcntca-recommendations-health-care-personnel-hcp-what-tb-programs-need-know-0

YouTube link available here: https://youtu.be/9nZBklG-hyk

CME and CE units are not being offered for this recording and there is no participant evaluation.

 Faculty: 

    Lisa Chen, MD
    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
    Medical Director/Principal Investigator
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center (CITC)
    University of California, San Francisco

    Lynn Sosa, MD
    TB/STD Control Programs Coordinator
    Deputy State Epidemiologist
    Connecticut Department of Public Health

    Wendy Thanassi, MD, MA, MRO
    Chief, Occupational Health Service
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System
    Associate Clinical Professor
    Stanford University   

    Robert W. Belknap, MD
    Director, Denver Metro Tuberculosis Program
    Denver Health and Hospital Authority
    Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
    University of Colorado

    Gibril Njie, MPH
    Epidemiologist
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Neela Goswami, MD, MPH
    Medical Officer
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
    Centers for Disease Control & Prevention