2019 Tri-State TB Intensive Workshop


Day 1:

Epidemiology of TB with Focus on LTBI -  Shona Smith, MPH

Transmission and Pathogenesis of TB - Shu Wang, MD

Diagnosis of TB Infection, Shu Wang, MD

Treatment of TB Infection - Alfred Lardizabal, MD

New Tuberculosis Technical Instructions for Civil Surgeons - Peter Davidson, PhD


Day 2:

Interpretation of Chest Radiographs - Robert Dickson, MD

Laboratory Methods for Diagnosis of TB Disease - Angie Schooley, Rebecca Kramer & James Sunstrum, MD

Treatment of Tuberculosis Disease - Alfred Lardizabal, MD

Managing Adverse Drug Reactions - Dana Kissner, MD

Pediatric TB Update - Arsala Bakhtyar, MD

Day 3:

Extra-pulmonary Tuberculosis - James Sunstrum, MD

Tuberculosis Infection Control - James Sunstrum, MD & Nnenna Wachuku, MSN, RN

MDR TB - Dana Kissner, MD


RESOURCES All resources are available online (below) for order and printing

Infection Prevention

Contact Investigation/Nurse Case Management

TB Diagnosis

TB Treatment

Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI)

Patient Education & Multilingual LTBI Treatment Regimen Factsheets


CDC Centers of Excellence (COE)