TB Education & Training Resources Website E-Newsletter
February 2010


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

In response to the crisis in Haiti, this month's E-Newsletter highlights TB resources related to working with Haitians. These resources include fact sheets and brochures in Haitian Creole, as well as the Southeastern National TB Center's Haiti Cultural Competency and Tuberculosis Control: A Practical Guide for Health Professionals Working with Foreign-Born Clients. Additionally, you will find a link to the CDC Division of TB Elimination's TB Guidance for Haiti Earthquake Responders.

Haiti Cultural Competency and Tuberculosis Control

If you have additional materials related to TB and Haiti, please let us know and we will add them to the Find TB Resources.org website.

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

You Will Be Cured of Tuberculosis

MDR/XDR-TB Assessment and Monitoring Tool

Tuberculosis Refresher Course for Physicians

You Will Be Cured of Tuberculosis, from LHL - The Norwegian Heart and Lung Patient Organization (available in English, Norwegian, Russian, and Somali).


MDR/XDR-TB Assessment and Monitoring Tool, from Path (available in English, Russian, and Spanish).

Tuberculosis Refresher Course for Physicians, from the World Medical Association.

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

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