Grand Rounds: Tuberculosis: Not a disease of the past - TB in Canada and Middlesex London

Join us Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds in the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine Building, Room 1150.

Dr. Ian Arra and Ms. Bernadette Garrity, RN, will present, "Tuberculosis: Not a disease of the past - TB in Canada and Middlesex London."


At the end of the session you will:

  1. Have an overview of the epidemiology of TB in Canada and Middlesex London
  2. Understand the diagnosis of latent and active TB
  3. Understand the role of Public Health in tuberculosis and active TB case management
  4. Appreciate through case studies, the complex nature of active TB cases (e.g. MDR, Health care worker with TB

When live-streaming it is important to start promptly. It would be appreciated if you could do your best to arrive and be seated before 8:30 a.m. to avoid disruption once the session begins.

If you can't make it in person, bookmark the livestream channel, and join us live December 7 at 8:30 a.m.

If you experience difficulties connecting please contact ETMS at 519-661-2111 ext. 83035 for assistance.

Attendance is taken at Grand Rounds. If you have created an account and log in to the session through Livestream your name will be picked up from there for the attendance sheet. If you do not attend in person and have not created an account, please e-mail Sheena Blasing after the session if you wish to qualify for MAINPRO credits.

Sheena will send the MAINPRO certificates out at the end of the year.