Course Directors: Stacey Rizza, M.D., Zelalem Temesgen, M.D., John Wilson, M.D.
Registration Fees: This course is free of charge.
This one-day intensive course will familiarize the primary care clinician with all aspects of tuberculosis infection, disease and clinical care using an interdisciplinary and interactive approach. The course is designed for primary care physicians who provide healthcare for patients with tuberculosis and may not have expertise in managing the disease. The content includes all aspects of tuberculosis epidemiology, transmission, diagnosis, treatment, medication review and case management. 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.
Jointly provided by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development and Mayo Continuing Nursing Education.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education for physicians.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education Credit
Participants can earn up to 5.5 ANCC nursing contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
For additional information visit: Mayo Clinic Center for Tuberculosis