Please join us at the 2010 National TB Conference, June 22-24, 2010, at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The theme for this year's conference is “Innovate to Accelerate: On the Move to Eliminate TB.”
The conference will be preceded with special meetings on Monday, June 21. Breakout sessions will be included to enhance discussions, as well as to share program experiences and successes. All meetings and sessions are noted on the conference agenda are accessible from the navigation bar on the left.
This meeting is an important forum that brings state, local, territorial, and other TB control professionals together with colleagues from the CDC to discuss a wide array of medical, technical, and programmatic TB issues.
Invited participants for the 2010 conference include state and big city TB Controllers, TB Nurse Consultants, TB Program Managers, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination (DTBE) field staff, TB laboratory staff, and Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers (RTMCC) leadership.
For tracking purposes, we prefer that you register online for the conference and that you make your hotel reservations online at the same time that you register for the conference.
This year's conference remains "BYOB - Bring Your Own Bag." Conference bags will not be handed out at registration. If you need a bag for collecting exhibitor materials, please bring your own bag with you.
Due to the overwhelming positive feedback, the 2010 National TB Conference will remain green and paperless. This means that presentations and abstracts can be printed online before arriving at the conference and that evaluations are to be completed online.
- Abstracts for the poster sessions will be available for download starting on or about May 14, 2010. To download a Word document containing all of the conference's abstracts, click Abstracts on the left navigation bar and then click on the document's link to download it.
- Presentations submitted by session speakers also will be available starting on or about May 14, 2010. To download a presentation, click the scheduled day of the presentation on the left navigation bar to open the online agenda. The presentations are linked to each presenter’s name. Click on the presenter’s name for the presentation you want to download. The presentations will be linked to the agenda on this online registration site as soon as they are received. Please keep checking the website for updates. All registrants are requested to both download and print presentations prior to arriving in Atlanta.
We look forward to an outstanding and successful meeting.