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Effects of Comorbidities on TB Nurse Case Management - Part 3: Behavioral Health
5-Web-Based Seminars

May 18, 2016

2:00pm-3:00pm ET
1:00pm-2:00pm CT
12:00pm-1:00pm MT
11:00am-12:00pm PT

Sponsored by:
Heartland National TB Center 

For more information, please contact:

Josie Gonzalez

Part 3: Behavioral Health

Registration for each part is required, please see registration open and deadlines for each part below. 

Part I:  Effects of Comorbidities on TB Nurse Case Management 
Catalina Navarro, RN, BSN, Debbie Onofre, RN, BSN
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Registration Open January 28, 2016 
Registration Deadline March 10, 2016  (CLOSED)

Part II: Substance Abuse
Heather Gotham, PhD, Debbie Onofre, RN, BSN
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Registration Open March 23, 2016 (OPEN)

Registration Deadline April 11, 2016

Part III: Behavioral Health
Carolyn Harvey, RN, PhD, Catalina Navarro, RN, BSN
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Registration Open April 6, 2016 
Registration Deadline May 13, 2016

Part IV: Diabetes
TBA, Debbie Onofre, RN, BSN
Monday, November 14, 2016
Registration Open September 19, 2016

Registration Deadline November 10, 2016

TBA Catalina Navarro, RN, BSN
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Registration Open October 06, 2016

Registration Deadline November 25, 2016 


Target Audience:

This webinar is intended for nurses and healthcare staff who care for persons diagnosed with tuberculosis and one or more comorbidities.

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to recognize key factors in caring for tuberculosis patients with one or more comorbidities including:

  • Effects of Comorbidities on TB Nurse Case Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Behavioral Health
  • Diabetes
  • Registration

  • Enrollment is limited to 400 lines
  • Group viewing is strongly encouraged! Organizations that wish to set up a group viewing designate one person to be the point of contact to apply for the course. That person will receive connection information as well as sign in sheets, and any additional information necessary for participation.
  • Registration and participation is FREE for this web series but pre-registration is mandatory.
  • Click this link to register online:
  • Applicants will receive notification of their enrollment status via e-mail (unless otherwise requested).
  • Viewing requirements

    To access and view this live webcast, you will need a computer with internet access and audio capabilities (or a computer and phone line preferably with a speaker or teleconferencing system). It is recommended that you check your system for compatibility and connectivity prior to the event; instructions to test your system will be sent with confirmation of participation.

    Continuing Education Credit

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  Heartland National TB Center provides up to 1.0 nursing continuing education contact hours for successful completion of each educational activity.


    CDC, our planners, and our presenters wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias. Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use. CDC does not accept commercial support. NO commercial support was given to Heartland National TB Center or the UT Health Northeast for this educational program.

    NO commercial support was given to Heartland National TB Center or the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler for this educational program.

    For questions please contact the Heartland National TB Center

    Josie Gonzalez: or 210-531-4545
    Delphina Sánchez: or 210-531-4528

    There is no charge to attend this workshop but pre-registration is mandatory.

    Deadline to register is:
    May 13, 2016

    Space is limited to 400 lines.