The Denver TB Course Materials from October 15-18, 2014

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Day One, Wednesday, October 15th

8:00 - 8:30 am Registration & Breakfast     
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome & Pre-test Shannon Kasperbauer, MD  
8:45 - 9:15 am The History of National Jewish Health Charles Daley, MD Download
9:15 - 10:00 am The History of Tuberculosis Michael Iseman, MD Download
10:00 - 10:20 am Break    
10:20 - 11:10 am Epidemiology Randall Reves, MD Download
11:10- 12:00 pm Transmission of M. Tuberculosis Charles Daley, MD Download
12:00 - 12:50 pm Lunch    
12:50 - 1:40 pm Immunopathogenesis Steve Holland, MD N/A
1:40 - 2:30 pm CXR Interpretation Jonathan Chung, MD Download
2:30 - 2:50 pm Break    
2:50 - 4:00 pm Laboratory Services  Max Salfinger, MD Download
4:00 – 4:30 pm TB Jeopardy    
4:30 - 5:30 pm Optional Laboratory tour    

 

Day Two, Thursday, October 16th

7:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast    
8:00 - 8:30 am Challenging Cases Michelle Haas, MD Download
8:30 - 9:00 am Tuberculin Skin Test Charles Daley, MD Download
9:00 - 9:40 am Interferon-gamma Release Assays Charles Daley, MD Download
9:40 - 10:30 am Treatment of LTBI/BCG Vaccination Nicholas Walter, MD Download
10:30 - 10:50 am Break    
10:50 - 11:40 am Treatment of TB Randall Reves, MD Download
11:40 - 12:30 pm Drug Side Effects/Toxicity Gwen Huitt, MD Download
12:30 - 1:20 pm Lunch    
1:20 - 2:10 pm Applied Pharmacokinetics Shaun Gleason, PharmD Download
2:10 - 2:50 pm Adherence/Directly Observed Therapy Nicholas Walter, MD Download
2:50 - 3:10 pm Break    
3:10 - 3:50 pm Challenging Cases Randall Reves, MD Download
3:50 - 4:30 pm Ask the Experts    
4:30 – 5:30 pm Optional Laboratory tour    

 

Day Three, Friday, October 17th

7:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast    
8:00 - 9:00 am TB and HIV Co-infection William Burman, MD Download
9:00 - 9:50 am Extra-pulmonary TB Michael Iseman, MD Download
9:50 - 10:10 am Break    
10:10 - 10:55 am Infection Control Michelle Haas, MD Download
10:55 - 11:55 am MDR/XDR-TB Gwen Huitt, MD Download
11:55 - 12:50 pm Lunch    
12:50 - 2:20 pm Contact Investigation/
Public Health Workshop´╗┐
Robert Belknap, MD
David Cohn, MD
Luz Arenas, RN
Carolyn Bargman, RN
Alejandro Perez, DIS
Ana Araiza
 
2:20 - 2:50 pm Break    
2:50 - 3:30 pm Pediatric TB Janine Young, MD Download
3:30 - 4:00 pm Pediatric TB Cases Janine Young, MD Download
4:00 – 4:30 pm                TB Jeopardy    

 

Day Four, Saturday, October 18th

7:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast    
8:00 - 8:30 am Challenging Cases Charles Daley, MD Download
8:30 - 9:30 am Slow Growing Mycobacteria Charles Daley, MD Download
9:30 - 9:50 am Break    
9:50 - 10:40 am Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria Shannon Kasperbauer, MD Download
10:40 - 11:30 am Surgery for Mycobacterial Disease John Mitchell, MD N/A
11:30 - 11:45 pm Post Test    
11:45 – 12:15 pm Wrap-up and X-Ray Contest Results Michael Iseman, MD  

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