Tuberculosis (TB) - Cultural Competency Links

Cultural Competency Resources for Tuberculosis

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations: Links to products, publications, programs and other resources.

CDC National Prevention Information Network: TB-specific materials can be searched for by language, target population, and topic area.

Center for Cross-cultural Health: Sample language policies, guidelines for working with interpreters, instruments to help measure an organization`s cultural competency, and lists of translated health education materials are available.

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Healthcare Standards (PDF, 283 KB): Recommendations for national standards for culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS) in health care.

Ethnomed: Short articles on disease and minority groups; many of the articles written by health professionals; some TB patient education materials also available on this Web site.

Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs: International resource for health professionals who seek samples of pamphlets, posters, videos, and many other media/materials designed to promote public health.

For more information or questions, contact the Respiratory Diseases and International Health Unit or your Wisconsin Local Health Department.

Last Revised: November 24, 2015