Cross-cultural Tuberculosis Training


Comprehensive Tuberculosis Clinical Course in Haiti


  • University of Florida, in collaboration with Programme National de Lutte contre la Tuberculose (PNLT) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Haiti, conducted a comprehensive tuberculosis course for Haiti health care providers to build capacity for clinical knowledge in TB epidemiology, diagnostics, prevention and control. The training course is a five-day day intensive clinical TB course with 14 modules, TB expert instructors and question-and-answer sessions between instructors and participants. The goal of this training is to build enough clinical capacity and knowledge of TB to reduce its prevalence and treat it in Haiti.