TB Clinical Intensive 2023

Rochester, MN US
October 16, 2023 to October 17, 2023

Course Directors: Zelalem Temesgen, M.D.James T. Gaensbauer, M.D., M.S. and John W. Wilson, M.D.

October 16 - 17, 2023 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota

This two-day intensive course familiarizes the clinician with all aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The curriculum is provided through lecture and interactive case management sessions. The faculty is selected for their unique skills in encouraging interaction and building rapport with participants. The atmosphere is relaxed with an expectation for a free exchange of questions, comments and information.

Target Audience

Allied Health Professional, Nurse, Physician, Resident/Fellow, Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacist, Public Health & Infectious Disease MDs, RNs, Pharm.D., Public Health Professionals, and Laboratory Technologists

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply current advances for assessing risk, testing and treating latent TB infection to prevent development of disease.
  • Apply recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of TB disease to prevent transmission and primary drug resistance.
  • Identify appropriate TB infection control measures along the continuum of care to prevent transmission and future cases of TB.
  • Describe approaches for managing adverse drug effects to anti-TB medications to minimize toxicity and ensure completion of therapy.
  • Explain how primary care providers and community agencies can collaborate to prevent missed opportunities in the diagnosis and treatment of TB.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Event starts: 
10/16/2023 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/17/2023 - 4:30pm
Mayo Clinic
Siebens Building
Leighton Auditorium
Rochester, MN 55905
United States
+1 (800) 533-1655

Reservations must be received on or before Friday, September 29, 2023
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Reservation Link 

Room Type -
Deluxe King $133/night
Standard King $133/night
Standard 2 Doubles $133/night


All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Faculty
Patricio Escalante, MD, MS
James Gaensbauer, MD, MS - Course Director
Maryam Mahmood, MB,ChB
Zelalem Tesmegen, MD - Course Director
Nancy Wengenack, MD
John Wilson, MD - Course Director
John Zeuli, PharmD, RPh

Guest Faculty
Erin Corriveau, MD, MPH
Douglas Hornick, MD
Sundari Mase, MD

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

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