International Training Courses at Rwanda - 2014
Basic Tuberculosis Infection Control Date : March 10th-14th 2014, The objectives of this training course are to strengthen participants’ competencies in TB-IC on managerial, administrative, environmental, and personal protection measures by updating on best practices and tools in TB-IC program; prioritizing necessary activities and implement them according country available resources.
Programmatic Management of Tuberculosis (PMDT) Date : May 19th–23rd, 2014 The objectives of this training course are to provide an overview of the global and regional PMDT situation, guidelines and policies by updating on best practices and tools and using Rwanda experience of day-to- day activities in MDR TB diagnostics, treatment and care.
Integrating TB/HIV management: “One stop shop” Date : July 21st -25th, 2014 The objectives of this training course are to provide an overview of the global and regional TB/HIV co-infection situation, guidelines and policies; as well evidence on the programmatic and clinical management of TB/HIV from Rwandan TB/HIV co infection experience (One Stop TB/HIV);
Laboratory services for MDR-TB Date : July 21st -25th, 2014 The objectives of this training course are To introduce to the latest updates on lab developments related to Drug Resistant TB; to conduct appropriate laboratory processes and techniques of growth detection; and develop quality indicators (e.g. internal quality control) and conduct external quality assessment of growth detection and identification.
The Curry International Tuberculosis Center
TB/HIV Training Date : February 25th 2014, Training planned and delivered in collaboration with Charles Drew University, UCLA Pacific AIDS Education and Training Centers and the CA STD/HIV Prevention Training Center.
Tuberculosis Program Managers Intensive Date : April 1st–4th, 2014 Four-day intensive for nurses, physicians, and other health professionals working as tuberculosis program managers.
TB Case Study Session Date : April 24th, 2014 Using challenging TB cases, expert faculty will discuss strategies to fight TB as cases become more and more complicated.
World TB Day 2014
Theme: Reach The Three Million A TB Test, Treatment and Cure for All Date : March 24th, 2014 Location : Everywhere