TB and Cultural Competency: Finding My Voice

TB and Cultural Competency: Finding My Voice

Author: Global Tuberculosis Institute at Rutgers The State University of New Jersey
Publication Date: 2012
Country of Origin: United States
Format: Newsletter
Language: English

Abstract

The latest issue of the New Jersey Medical School Global Tuberculosis Institute’s Cultural Competency newsletter focused on patient advocacy. The issue was released in conjunction with World TB Day. It highlights the moving story of one patient’s experience with a TB diagnosis, and how she helped other TB patients, their loved ones and healthcare providers in the struggle against TB. The issue also includes information on confronting stigma, extrapulmonary TB and advocacy resources.

Publisher:

Global Tuberculosis Institute at Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Audience(s):

Advocates, General Public, Health Professionals, Outreach Workers, Policy Makers

Topic:

Advocacy/Communications, Cultural Competence

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