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Train the Trainer for TB Programs

San Antonio, TX
August 10, 2016 

Being held at
Heartland National TB Center

On the Campus of
Texas Center for Infectious Disease 
2303 SE Military Drive
San Antonio, TX 78223 

Sponsored By:
Heartland National TB Center 



Josie Gonzalez, BS, CHW #3897
Heartland National TB Center

Jessica Quintero, M.Ed.
Heartland National TB Center

Delphina Sanchez, MA
Heartland National TB Center

Additional faculty to be announced


The vision of Heartland National TB Center is to provide excellence, expertise, and innovation in training, medical consultation, and product development to reduce the impact of tuberculosis in our region.

The mission of the Heartland National TB Center is to build capacity with our partners. We will share expertise in the treatment and prevention of tuberculosis by: developing and implementing cuttngedge trainings, delivering expert medical consultation, providing technical assistance, and designing innovative educational and consultative products.

NO commercial support was given to Heartland National TB Center or UT Health Northeast for this educational program.

 For more information, please contact:

Delphina Sanchez


Wednesday, August 10, 2016

8:00 am – 8:15 am                Registration

8:15 am – 8:30 am                Welcome and Introduction

8:30 am – 9:00 am                Adult Learning Basics

9:00 am – 9:05 am               Break

9:05 am – 9:35 am                An Introduction to Health Literacy

9:35 am – 9:40 am               Break

9:40 am – 10:25 am              Community Health Presentation 101

10:25 am – 10:30 am            Break

10:30 am – 11:15 pm             Preparing and Delivering a Presentation

11:15 am – 11:20 am            Break

11:20 am – 12:00 pm             PowerPoint 101

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm             Lunch

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm                PART I: Exercise 1 and 2

2:00 pm – 2:05 pm               Break

2:05 pm – 3:05 pm                PART II: Exercise 1 and 2

3:05 pm – 3:10 pm               Break

3:10 pm – 4:50 pm                Exercise 3: Delivering Your Presentation

4:50 pm – 5:00 pm                Q&A

5:00 pm                               Adjourn

Times/topics subject to change

Target Audience
The target audience for the Train the Trainer for TB Programs course are health care professionals working in TB who are responsible for giving presentations to a variety of audiences.

Conference Goal
The goal of this course is to enable participants to prepare and deliver more effective presentations.

Conference Objectives
Using highly interactive lectures and interactive skill building exercises, participants will be able to: discuss basic adult learning principles and techniques, discuss the basics of health literacy, discuss the purpose of a community health presentation, identify elements of a community health presentation, discuss techniques and methods used to prepare and deliver a presentation, identify the steps to create a presentation from start to finish using PowerPoint, prepare a basic PowerPoint presentation on a TB topic, apply techniques and methods to deliver a presentation, and deliver a basic PowerPoint presentation on a TB topic.

The format for this conference will include lecture presentation, audience discussion, and participation in developing and delivering presentation exercises. There will be ample time for questions and answers.

Recommended Lodging
Drury Inn & Suites Riverwalk
201 N. St. Mary’s Street,
San Antonio, TX 78205
Reservations: 18003787946

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
8222 City Base Landing
San Antonio, TX 78235
Reservations: 18884654329
*State rates not guaranteed and are subject to availability 
There is no charge to attend this workshop but
preregistration is mandatory.

Deadline to register is:
July 27, 2016
Space is limited to 16 participants.

Register on-line at:

Applicants will receive notification of their enrollment
status via e-mail (unless otherwise requested).
This course is open those with in the Heartland regionwhich include the following states:  Arizona, Arkansas,Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas