TB Notes Newsletter
No. 2, 2014
TB EDUCATION AND TRAINING NETWORK AND TB PROGRAM EVALUATION NETWORK UPDATES
2014 TB ETN and TB PEN Conference
The 13th Tuberculosis Education and Training Network (TB ETN) Conference, “The Changing Landscape of TB,” will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, September 16–18, 2014, at the CDC Global Communication Center (GCC). For the fifth year, TB ETN and the Tuberculosis Program Evaluation Network (TB PEN) will join forces to explore the common aspects of TB education, training, and evaluation.
The purpose of this year’s conference is to highlight recent changes in TB control and prevention and discuss the implications for TB education, training, and program evaluation. Conference activities will include skills-based workshops, informational presentations, and networking opportunities. Included in the conference agenda will be the Education and Training Focal Point Meeting and the Program Evaluation Focal Point Meeting.
The conference and meetings are an important gathering of designated education and training and program evaluation focal points where they receive updates and guidance from CDC. There’s no registration fee for this conference. All interested persons are welcome to attend. For details, please visit the conference website: http://www.cdc.gov/tb/education/tbetn/conference.htm
—Reported by Peri Hopkins, MPH
Div of TB Elimination