Tuberculosis Control

  • Tuberculosis Control

    Welcome to the MDHHS TB Control Program website! Within this site, you will find information regarding education and training, TB statistics, guidelines for health care professionals and basic TB information for the public. Please contact us (below) if you have questions.

    The MDHHHS TB Control Program collaborates with public and private health care professionals to promote effective diagnosis, treatment, and management of persons affected by tuberculosis and to prevent the spread of tuberculosis in the community.
     

    World TB Day 2017 RegistrationInformational Flyer, and Agenda.
    6.66 CE credits will be provided through Ohio Nurses Association
    6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits will be provided though Michiagn State Medical Society

     

    Click here for our TST Workshop
     

    Contact Us
    Peter Davidson, PhD
    TB Program Manager
    517-284-4922

    Shona Smith, MPH
    TB Epidemiologist

    517-284-4956

    Helen McGuirk, MPH
    TB Public Health Consultant

    517-284-4957

    James Sunstrum, MD 
    MDHHS TB Clinical Consultant

    734-727-1130
    Pager: 313-436-2848, ID1157# 


    333 S. Grand Avenue PO Box 30195
    Lansing, MI 48909
    Phone: 517-335-8165/Fax: 517-335-8263

     

Educational Events & Presentations
Training/educational opportunities, TB conference presentations, patient education materials, and information about the TB Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers
TB statistics and data at the local, state, national, and global levels. In addition, you will find National TB Program Objectives as established by the CDC.
TB guidelines, reporting requirements, information regarding TB Class Arrivals, and pertinent forms. In addition, you will find information about the Michigan Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (MI-ACET) and TB Nurse Network.
General TB Fact Sheets, contact information for local health departments, and references to identify and locate Civil Surgeons.
A list of links related to TB prevention and control.