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CA PTC -STD Clinical Update

This clinical training will address key components in the epidemiology, prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, and management of common sexually-transmitted diseases.

Dominique Reminick (510) 625- 6016 dominique.reminick@ucsf.edu

Jun 9, 2017
Las Cruces, NM
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6 Credit Hours $0.00
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AL/NC PTC - 3 Day STD Intensive (Didactic Only)

This course is the didactic only portion of our highly rated 3-Day STD Intensive. Participation in each course is limited and courses often fill up, therefore applicants are encourged to register early.

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Tom Creger 205-975-5505 creger@uab.edu

Jun 12-13, 2017
Greensboro, NC
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12 Credit Hours $100.00
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Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive Hartford

Clinical course features 1 days of on-site training that include 2015 STD Guideline review, case discussions, use of motivational interviewing,  and hands-on laboratory instruction (wet mount) PLUS  1 days of clinical experience to be scheduled within three weeks of didactic session.

Barbara Gray 617-983-6861 barbara.gray@state.ma.us

Jun 21, 2017
Hartford, CT
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8 Credit Hours $0.00
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Aug 23, 2017
Hartford, CT
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8 Credit Hours $0.00
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Oct 25, 2017
Hartford, CT
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8 Credit Hours $0.00
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PTC at Johns Hopkins - STD/HIV Updates

To increase the awareness of trends in STI morbidity in our catchment area (DC, DE, MD, PA, TN, VA, WV and surrounding areas) and to offer training in clinical care, medical management and diagnosis, behavioral techniques and partner management activities to clinical health care providers, utilizing didactic methods, presenting the most current information, and implementing research findings regarding STIs.  We will discuss the transmission, symptoms, tests available and treatment of sexually transmitted infections.  This class is limited due to the venue.  No charge for this course.  Continuing education is available.

Jeanne Hoover 410-545-1547 Jeanne.Hoover@baltimorecity.gov

Jun 23, 2017
Nashville, TN
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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St. Louis PTC - STD Update 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

he course, an update overview of STDs, includes 4 hours of lecture.  Topics presented include:  gonorrhea, chlamydia & syphilis.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  At the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe clinical features of common STDs.
  • Demonstrate improved skills in completing STD history and physical exam.
  • Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care.
  • Demonstate universal precautions during specimen collection.
  • Describe the process of partner notification and contact tracing.
  • Discuss recent changes to the CDCs STD Treatment guidelines.
  • Identify current point-of-care tests available for STD diagnosis.
  • Recognize the sign and symptoms of Primary, latent and late latent syphilis.
  • List current vaccines available for STDs.


Shirley Williams swilliam@dom.wustl.edu

Jun 23, 2017
St. Louis, MO
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4 Credit Hours $40.00
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PTC at Johns Hopkins - 3 Day STD Intensive with Skills

This three-day course is open to clinicians offering STI services. The curriculum includes didactic presentations by experienced faculty; 1/2 day of experiential training in laboratory techniques and, 1/2 day “hands-on” training in a directed sexual/reproductive health examination by genital teaching associates. Class size is limited to 8-10 participants. Continuing Education is provided Schedule – class schedule set annually. The cost for this class is $100.00

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

CME: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV Prevention Training Center at Johns Hopkins. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 18 contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 1.9 CEU's for this program.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 18.5 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-16-071-L01-P.

Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 19 CPH recertification credits for this program.

CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.

DISCLOSURE:

CDC, our planners, our presenters (for enduring material, use “content experts” instead of “presenters”), and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of Judy Wessell, DNP, FNP BC, ANP BC, ACRN, AACRN, AAHIVS and she wishes to disclose that she is on speakers bureua for ViiV, BMS, and Gilead. Dr. Richard Sterling would like to disclose that he is on advisory board for Gilead, Abbott/Abbvie, BMS, Vertex, Salix, Bayer. He also does research for Gilead, Abbott/Abbvie, Genentech, Merck, BMS, Vertex, Boehringer Ingelheim.

Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception of Dr. Rein’s discussion on the use of fluoroquinolones for M. genitalium and NGU. Also the future use of new combination therapies for GC being studied by CDC and data on incomplete HPV vaccine regimens and Gentamicin for GC. Also with the exception of Dr. Richard Sterling's discussion on Use of DAA in treating HCV.

 CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.



Jeanne Hoover 410-396-0621 Jeanne.Hoover@baltimorecity.gov

Jun 28-30, 2017
Westin, WV
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24 Credit Hours $100.00

If you need an invoice for payment, contact Jeanne Hoover at Jeanne.hoover@baltimorecity.gov

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STD/HIV Update Shorter

Update on STDs and HIV for healthcare workers.  This program could be 1 -3 hour program

OBJECTIVES : 

1.     Discuss the current morbidity trends for state or region; 

2.    Describe the clinical considerations for making a differential diagnosis of syphilis.

 

Origination Date: 5/1/2017

Expiration Date: 5/1/2019

 

 

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

 

CME: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

 

 

CNE:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

This activity provides 1.5 contact hours.

 

CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .2 CEU's for this program.

 

 

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 2.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0.0 CDC provider number GA0082.

 

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 2.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.


CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.

 

DISCLOSURE:

 

CDC, our planners, our presenters and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. 

 

Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use except for Dr. Ghanem’s lecture on syphilis.  He will be discussing other new Rapid tests for Syphilis that are not FDA approved.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

 

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.



Jeanne Hoover 410-545-1547 Jeanne.Hoover@baltimorecity.gov

Jul 5, 2017
Philadelphia, PA
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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Denver PTC - Wet Prep Workshop

This lab practicum will present knowledge and techniques necessary for the proper collection, examination and reporting of vaginal wet preps. Participants will have the opportunity to enhance their microscopic skills and examine specimens containing Trichomonas, yeast, "clue" cells, red and white blood cells.

This class is presented in conjunction with the 2017 National Sexual Health Conference.

The workshop will be held fro 1:00 - 5:00 pm at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Denver as a pre-conference workshop.  Space is limited to 18 participants.



Teri Anderson 303-602-3602 teri.anderson@dhha.org

Jul 6, 2017
Denver, CO
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4 Credit Hours $95.00
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UW PTC - 1 Day Clinical STD Update for Clinicians, with Optional Clinical Practicum

This 1-day didactic STD Update course provides participants with training in the most recent advancements in the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of viral & bacterial STDs.  This course is designed for clinicians practicing in Idaho, but clinicians from other areas are welcome to attend.  An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete this Clinical STD Update. 

After registering online, you will recieve an email with complete course details.


Topics include (subject to change):

  • Update on 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines
  • Update on Gonorrhea and Chlamydia
  • STDs in Adolescents
  • Syphilis: Clinical Refresher and Update in Epidemiologic Trends and Diagnosis
  • Update on Vaginal Health
  • HIV-1 Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis


Course participants will learn how to:

√    Describe the latest clinical and lab diagnostic and testing procedures for the infections covered.
√    List the current recommended treatments, follow-up, and prevention messages for the sexually transmitted infections covered.


Boise, Idaho
August 10, 2017

8:30am-5:30pm
Cost: $150

Pre-enrollment by August 3, 2017 is required.  


Hotel rooms, dinner meals, and parking fees are not covered in the registration fee and are the participants’ responsibility.  Lunch and a Continental breakfast will be provided each day.

 


Continuing Medical & Nursing Education Credit

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION: The University of Washington is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION: A certificate for 6.50 contact hours (of which 5.5 are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities, a pre/post-test and an evaluation.

Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

Psychologists: UWCNE qualifies as a CE program sponsor under WAC 246-924.240.
Social Workers and Counselors: UWCNE qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-809.610.
Other disciplines: A contact hour certificate will be awarded for use in documenting completion of this continuing education activity.

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 



UW PTC 206-685-9850 uwptc@uw.edu

Aug 10, 2017
Boise, ID
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Sep 21, 2017
Yakima, WA
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Oct 19, 2017
St. Paul, MN
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Nov 29, 2017
Eugene, OR
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Idaho

An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete the "Clinical STD Update" in Boise, ID on August 10, 2017.

Practica are scheduled to take place within 2-3 months following students' completion of the didactic portion of the course - your training dates will be scheduled after you register for the practicum.

The clinical practicum includes basic examination skills, skill development in sexual history taking, review of clinical case studies, and hands-on experience in the STD clinic and laboratory. The practicum includes participation in performing STD-related examination of patients in the presence of a skilled preceptor. Laboratory training includes hands-on training in the practice of rapid syphilis tests and saline and darkfield microscopy. Continuing Education is available.

Practica may be conducted at the following locations (subject to change):

Central District Health Department. Clinic, Boise, ID

The practicum is designed for clinicians and for students in medical professions training programs who have had previous training or experience in performing pelvic exams.

 

 


 

Continuing Nursing Education: A certificate for 12.5 contact hours (of which -0- are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities, a pre/post test and an evaluation.

 Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

 

 

 



Ronnie Staats 206-685-9850 rstaats@uw.edu

Aug 10, 2017
Boise, ID
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Denver PTC - 3-Day STD Intensive

The highly rated 3-Day STD Intensive Course includes an STD didactic review, hands-on practicum rotations, case management discussions and lab demonstrations. Each course is limited to 5 participants and courses often fill up months in advance, so applicants are urged to register early.

Allison Finkenbinder 303-602-3621 allison.finkenbinder@dhha.org

Sep 12-14, 2017
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
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Oct 31-Nov 2, 2017
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
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St. Louis PTC - Two Days STD Intensive

The course, an intensive overview of STDs, includes 14 hours of lecture over two days (clinical training will be scheduled on a case by case basis).  Topics presented include:  gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, trichomoniasis, PID,  genital herpes, HPV, Hepatitis B, chancroid, urethritis/cervicitis syndromes, pediculosis/ scabies, HIV/AIDS, partner management, and case studies.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  At the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe clinical features of common STDs.
  • Demonstrate improved skills in completing STD history and physical exam.
  • Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care.
  • Demonstate universal precautions during specimen collection.
  • Describe the process of partner notification and contact tracing.
  • Discuss recent changes to the CDCs STD Treatment guidelines.
  • Identify current point-of-care tests available for STD diagnosis.
  • Recognize the sign and symptoms of Primary, latent and late latent syphilis.
  • List current vaccines available for STDs.


Shirley Williams swilliam@dom.wustl.edu

Sep 19-20, 2017
St. Louis, MO
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14 Credit Hours $75.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Washington

An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete the "Clinical STD Update" in Yakima, WA on September 21, 2017.

Practica are scheduled to take place within 2-3 months following students' completion of the didactic portion of the course - your training dates will be scheduled after you register for the practicum.

The clinical practicum includes basic examination skills, skill development in sexual history taking, review of clinical case studies, and hands-on experience in the STD clinic and laboratory. The practicum includes participation in performing STD-related examination of patients in the presence of a skilled preceptor. Laboratory training includes hands-on training in the practice of rapid syphilis tests and saline and darkfield microscopy. Continuing Education is available.

Practica may be conducted at the following locations (subject to change):

Public Health - Seattle & King County STD Clinic at Harborbiew Medical Center, Seattle, WA

The practicum is designed for clinicians and for students in medical professions training programs who have had previous training or experience in performing pelvic exams.

 

 


 

Continuing Nursing Education: A certificate for 11.0 contact hours (of which -0- are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities, a pre/post test and an evaluation.

 Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

 

 

 



Ronnie Staats 206-685-9850 rstaats@uw.edu

Sep 21, 2017
Seattle, WA
11 Credit Hours $150.00
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Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive

Clinical courses feature 2 days of on-site training that include 2015 STD Guideline review, case discussions, use of motivational interviewing,  and hands-on laboratory instruction (wet mount) PLUS  1/2 day of clinical shadowing to be scheduled within three weeks of didactic sessions.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Healthcare professionals (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, certified nurse midwives, nurses) in public or private practice who examine and treat individuals at risk for STDs/HIV. Applicants may include clinicians who work in family planning, adolescent health, women’s health, primary care, urgent care, or community health centers.



Barbara Gray 617-983-6861 Barbara.Gray@state.ma.us

Sep 25-26, 2017
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 6-7, 2017
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Minnesota

An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete the "Clinical STD Update" in St. Paul, MN on October 19, 2017.

Practica are scheduled to take place within 2-3 months following students' completion of the didactic portion of the course - your training dates will be scheduled after you register for the practicum.

The clinical practicum includes basic examination skills, skill development in sexual history taking, review of clinical case studies, and hands-on experience in the STD clinic and laboratory. The practicum includes participation in performing STD-related examination of patients in the presence of a skilled preceptor. Laboratory training includes hands-on training in the practice of rapid syphilis tests and saline and darkfield microscopy. Continuing Education is available.

Practica may be conducted at the following locations (subject to change):

Public Health - Seattle & King County STD Clinic at Harborbiew Medical Center, Seattle, WA

The practicum is designed for clinicians and for students in medical professions training programs who have had previous training or experience in performing pelvic exams.

 

 


 

Continuing Nursing Education: A certificate for 11.0 contact hours (of which -0- are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities, a pre/post test and an evaluation.

 Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

 

 

 



Ronnie Staats rstaats@uw.edu

Oct 19, 2017
Seattle, WA
11 Credit Hours $150.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Oregon

An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete the "Clinical STD Update" in Eugene, OR on November 29, 2017.

Practica are scheduled to take place within 2-3 months following students' completion of the didactic portion of the course - your training dates will be scheduled after you register for the practicum.

The clinical practicum includes basic examination skills, skill development in sexual history taking, review of clinical case studies, and hands-on experience in the STD clinic and laboratory. The practicum includes participation in performing STD-related examination of patients in the presence of a skilled preceptor. Laboratory training includes hands-on training in the practice of rapid syphilis tests and saline and darkfield microscopy. Continuing Education is available.

Practica may be conducted at the following locations (subject to change):

Multnomah County STD Clinic, Portland, OR

The practicum is designed for clinicians and for students in medical professions training programs who have had previous training or experience in performing pelvic exams.

 

 


 

Continuing Nursing Education: A certificate for 11.0 contact hours (of which -0- are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities, a pre/post test and an evaluation.

 Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

 

 

 



Ronnie Staats 206-685-9850 rstaats@uw.edu

Nov 29, 2017
Portland, OR
11 Credit Hours $150.00
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Ratelle PTC - Advanced STD Intensive Course for ID Fellow

This training is for infectious disease fellows and features 16 hours of didactic lectures and case discussions, along with 13 hours of on-site clinical training, which includes a hands-on laboratory (wet mounts/gram stain) and clinical skills practicum.

Barbara Gray 617-983-6861 barbara.gray@state.ma.us

Dec 11-14, 2017
Boston, MA
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Update on the Management of STDs and HIV Prevention, with Optional Clinical Practicum

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This 2-day didactic STD Update course provides participants with training in the most recent advancements in the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of viral & bacterial STDs.  This course is designed for clinicians practicing in Washington, but clinicians from other areas are welcome to attend.  An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete this Update.


Seattle, Washington
February 14-15, 2018


Hotel rooms, dinner meals, and parking fees are not covered in the registration fee and are the participants’ responsibility.  Lunch and a Continental breakfast will be provided each day.

 



UW PTC 206-685-9850 uwptc@uw.edu

Feb 14-15, 2018
Seattle, WA
0 Credit Hours $250.00
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National Network of STD HIV Prevention Traning Centers Denver Health