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TB Nurse Case Studies Online

Sponsored by:
Heartland National TB Center


Verónica Domínguez
City of Laredo Health Department

Lori Eitelbach, RN, BSN

Williamson County and Cities Health District

Delvina “Mimi” Ford, BSN, GCPH, RN, CIC, CCRNK

South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Audie L. Murphy Division

Shirley Hasstedt, RN, BSN

Iowa Department of Public Health

Catalina Navarro, RN, BSN

Heartland National TB center

Debbie Onofre, RN, MSN

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.

For more information, please contact:


Delphina Sanchez

Heartland National TB Center
Jessica Quintero, M.Ed.
Heartland National TB Center

12 TB Nurse Case Study topics to choose from:
You may select one or all twelve.  Case study topics do not need to be taken in consecutive order.

June 04 , 2018

Directly Observed Therapy
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

July 23, 2018

Hepatotoxicity in TB Treatment
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

June 11 , 2018

Respiratory Isolation
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

July 30, 2018

TB and Biologics
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

June 18 , 2018

Evaluation of a Contact to a Patient with Pulmonary TB
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

August 06, 2018

Positive Tuberculin Skin Test and Pregnancy
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

June 25,  2018

Supporting Private Providers
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

August 13, 2018

TB Infection and INH Resistant Contact
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

July 09, 2018

MultiDrug Resistant TB
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

August 20, 2018

TB Infection in a Homeless Man
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

July 16, 2018

Pediatric TB
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT

August 27, 2018

TB Infection and HIV
12:00 pm—1:00 pm CDT


Target Audience
This course is designed for public health nurses working in TB case management.

Conference Goal
The goal of this training is to illustrate key concepts in TB prevention and care to public health nurses
working in TB case management.

Viewing Requirements
To access and view this live webcast, you will need a computer with internet access and audio capabilities. 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.

CDC, our planners, our presenters, and their spouses/partners 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 did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

There is no charge to attend this workshop but pre-registration is mandatory.
Space is limited to 400 participants.

Register on-line at:

Applicants will receive notification of their enrollment
status via e-mail (unless otherwise requested).