Tuberculosis Education Conference

Please join us for Breathe Pennsylvania’s 6th Annual Tuberculosis Education Conference. Registration for this conference is free, and made possible by support from Breathe Pennsylvania. To register, click here, add the “item” to your cart, and proceed to checkout. In addition, please list your credentials in the “notes to seller” section so that we can properly award CEUs.

Conference details: 
March 21, 2019
Alloy 26
Nova Place
100 S Commons Suite 102
123 University Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
8 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Speakers/Presentation Topics:
Moderator:  Bruce A. Bush, MD

8:00 a.m.

8:30 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction of Guests

9:00 a.m.
Presentation 1: International TB Management Practices and their Impact on TB in the U.S

10:30 a.m.

10:45 a.m.
Presentation 2: Former TB Patient Presentation

Presentation 3: Presentation of Pennsylvania’s new TB Risk Assessment Forms

12:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks/Evaluations/Adjournment

Breathe Pennsylvania and the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing together with the Global Tuberculosis Institute at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey are collaborating to plan this learning activity.  Professional nurses registered, attending and completing the evaluation for this activity should anticipate a maximum of 2.5 continuing nursing education contact hours. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (PO229).

Respiratory therapists attending the entire conference and completing the evaluation tool should anticipate 2.5 continuing education contact hours by the Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) system of the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC). 





To view presentations from past conferences, please visit:

2018 Tuberculosis Education Conference Part 1 (1)
2018 Tuberculosis Education Conference Part 1 (2)
2018 Tuberculosis Education Conference Part 2

2017 Tuberculosis Education Conference Part 1
2017 Tuberculosis Education Conference Part 2

2016 Tuberculosis Education Conference Presentations

2015 Tuberculosis Education Conference Presentations

2014 Tuberculosis Education Conference Presentations