9:40–10:40

Strengths and Limitations of Tuberculin Skin Testing:

Evidence Review

John Bass, Jr., M.D.

Chair, Department of Medicine

University of South Alabama

Discussant:

C.Fordham von Reyn

Professor of Medicine

Section Chief, Infectious Disease Section

Dartmouth, Hitchcock Medical Center

10:40–11:00

Break

11:00–12:15

Personal Respirators and Tuberculosis Control: Evidence

Review

Phillip Harber, M.D.

Professor, Department of Family Medicine

Chief, Occupational and Environmental Medicine

University of California, Los Angeles

Discussants:

Lisa Brosseau, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Division of Environmental &

Occupational Health, University of Minnesota

Barry Farr, M.D.

Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia

12:15pm

Lunch in Refectory (tickets in meeting folder)

1:30–3:30

1994 CDC Guidelines: Preventing Transmission of

Tuberculosis in Health-Care Facilities

Effects of the CDC Guidelines: Evidence Review

Keith Woeltje, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Section of Infectious Diseases,

Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia

Lessons Learned at the CDC

Amy Curtis, Ph.D.

Epidemiologist, CDC Division of TB Elimination

and

Lisa Panlilio, M.D.

Medical Epidemiologist, CDC Hospital Infections Program

Discussants:

Gina Pugliese, R.N.

Director, Premier Safety Institute, Premier Health System

James August, M.P.H.

Assistant Director for Research and Health

American Federation of State, County, and Municipal

Employees



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