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Building Capacity for Human Resources for Health in HIV/AIDS in the Republic of Kenya under the President’s Emergency Plan fo...

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This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) will support the strengthening and sustainability of HIV/AIDS in-service training and mentorship of health care workers (HCW), as well as patient support programs through national and county systems, including the National HIV Clinical Support Center (NHCSC) and the National HIV Integrated Training Course (NHITC) in Kenya.

Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Tuberculosis Infection in Zimbabwe under the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (...

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In sub-Saharan Africa, TB is the leading killer of persons living with HIV (PLHIV), and Zimbabwe is one of 22 countries WHO designated as high-burden for TB incidence. Infection prevention and control (IPC), and particularly TB infection control (TBIC) activities are critical to protect patients and health care workers (HCW) from healthcare-associated transmission of airborne infectious diseases.

Tuberculosis: Handbook for School Nurses

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This handbook provides information concerning the role of school nurses in the prevention, testing, and medical treatment of students with TB. The handbook is divided into three sections: TB Fundamentals with a particular focus on school-aged children; Applying TB Fundamentals in the school setting, which covers issues related to medication administration, treatment adherence, and directly observed therapy (DOT) in the school setting; and Appendices that include risk assessment guidelines, medication side effects, and templates for record keeping.

Stop TB in My Lifetime: World TB Day March 24

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This poster with differently sized pictures of people of various races and ages, promotes World TB Day March 24. World TB Day provides an opportunity to raise awareness about TB and to support the worldwide fight against TB.

Stop TB in My Lifetime: World TB Day March 24

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This poster with headshots of people of various race and ages, promotes World TB Day March 24. World TB Day provides an opportunity to raise awareness about TB and to support the worldwide fight against TB.

Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis

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This electronic toolkit provides self study guides with detailed information about TB for health care workers and includes an introduction and glossary for each set: modules 1-5 and modules 6-9.

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