Tuberculosis staff exchange visits (TBD)

Dates / duration  




Objectives /    Learning Outcomes  


Upon the completion of this course, the participants will be able to:
  • Utilize more TB laboratory diagnosis techniques (isolation and characterisation of Mycobaterium) when supporting public health activities (e.g. molecular typing) and coordinating national TB laboratory networks. 

Target audience  

The training activities are only open to nominated network members or to their replacements.


This training is supported by the consortium of partners under the European Reference Laboratory Network for Tuberculosis (ERLTB-Net).

Note: This course is not open for public enrolment. Participation is through invitation by the focal point of the respective disease programme or function areas which is guided by the framework of collaboration between ECDC and the Coordinating Competent Bodies of Member States.