TB Education & Training Resources Website E-Newsletter
January 2008


Welcome to this month's e-newsletter for the TB Education & Training Resources Website (findtbresources.cdc.gov). The purpose of this monthly newsletter is to inform you about the featured Highlight of the Month, additional helpful resources in the database, and other updates to the website.

Highlight of the Month

This month's highlight is Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization for TB Control: A Guide to Developing Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Surveys from the World Health Organization Stop TB Partnership. This guide was designed for tuberculosis (TB) program managers and staff who intend to conduct advocacy, communication, and social mobilization (ACSM) activities as part of their broader TB control strategy. This resource is

Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization for TB Control
a toolkit that offers a theoretical framework, practical suggestions, and useful resources and tools for developing knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) surveys for planning, refining, and evaluating ACSM work.

Check out: Tips for Adapting Tuberculosis Educational Materials! On this page, you will find tips and resources to consider when evaluating and adapting materials.

Do you have TB education or training materials you would like to share? You can submit materials to our database electronically! For more information, visit findtbresources.cdc.gov.

Additional Resources
Tobacco and Tuberculosis Testing for TB

TB Tips: Advice for People with Tuberculosis

Tobacco and Tuberculosis, from the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD).

Testing for TB, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

TB Tips: Advice for People with Tuberculosis, from the Stop TB Partnership.

To find out how to order or view these materials, visit findtbresources.cdc.gov.

Remember to...

1) Explore
The website includes a searchable database of TB education and training resources. You can search for materials by fields such as format and language.

You can also submit your materials, and much more!


2) Bookmark
Add it to your Internet Favorites list so you can easily return to the site.

3) Tell others
If the website has been helpful to you, please let your colleagues know!

Contact us!

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about the website.

Email: info@findtbresources.cdc.gov
Phone: 800-458-5231

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