Tuberculosis, Training

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Training

Detailed information on TB disease, routes of transmission, and infection control can be found here:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis: What the Clinician Should Know

CDC TB 101 for Health Care Workers

Regional Tuberculosis Training and Medical Consultation Centers

Curry International Tuberculosis Centerexternal icon
The Curry International Tuberculosis Center is designated as a Regional Tuberculosis Training and Medical Consultation Center (RTMCC) via a funded cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The RTMCC serves 13 states in the western United States, including Alaska, Hawaii, and U.S. Pacific Island Territories.

Global Tuberculosis Center at Rutgers, the State University of New Jerseyexternal icon
The New Jersey Medical School National Tuberculosis Center at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) was established in January 1993 in response to the resurgence of Tuberculosis (TB) in the United States. It is now the Northeastern Regional TB Training and Medical Consultation Center (RTMCC), serving 16 northeastern states and Washington, D.C.

Heartland National Tuberculosis Centerexternal icon
The Heartland National TB Center one of the four Regional TB Training and Medical Consultation Centers (RTMCCs) that serves the 10 states in the south-central United States. 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.

Southeastern National Tuberculosis Centerexternal icon
The Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center (SNTC) is one of four Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers (RTMCC) in the United States, serving 11 states in the southeastern and central United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The SNTC supports the education and training missions of TB programs throughout our region and provides a source of expert medical consultation for healthcare providers caring for TB patients.

US Map of Center locations