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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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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 Oregon, 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.  Topic list will be updated closer to the course date.

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

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.


Eugene, OR
November 29, 2017

9:00am-5:00pm
Cost: $150

Pre-enrollment by November 22, 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.

 

 

 

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Cancellation policy: Full refunds for cancellations 14 days or more prior to training. 50% refund for cancellations 8-14 days prior. No refunds for cancellations within 7 days of trainings.



 



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

Nov 29, 2017
Eugene, OR
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Mar 15, 2018
Spokane, WA
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Denver PTC - Texas HIV/STD Call to Action

 

This one-day event on Dec. 1, 2017 honors World AIDS Day and addresses emerging concerns related to HIV and STDs in Texas Service Region 1.

Location:  Lubbock Memorial Civic Center

Time:  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Target audience:  MDs, PAs, NPs, RNs, and all other health professionals

Topics will include:

  • Increaseing Rates of HIV and STIs in Texas
  • STD/HIV Screening and Treatment Recommendations
  • The Syphilis Epidemic in Texas
  • PrEP
  • STDs in Minors
  • Transgender Health
  • Social Media and STDs

Cost:  None!

CME/CNE Available

Breakfast and Lunch Provided

 

For more information:  Contact Tammy Moriearty at 806-783-6472, tammy.moriearty@dshs.texas.gov or Teri Anderson at 303-602-3602, teri.anderson@dhha.org.



Teri Anderson 3036023602 teri.anderson@dhha.org

Dec 1, 2017
Lubbock, TX
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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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

Dec 6-7, 2017
St. Louis, MO
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0 Credit Hours $75.00
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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
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Denver PTC - Wet Prep Workshop

This course 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.

Location:  Denver Public Health Department, 605 Bannock St., 2nd floor, Room 245, Denver, 80204

Time:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Dress:  Casual

Food:  Light breakfast will be provided.  Lunch is on your own.

Continuing Education:  4.5 credit hours are awarded upon completion of the course.

For more information, contact course instructor Teri Anderson at 303-602-3602, teri.anderson@dhha.org or program assistant Victoria Myers at 303-602-3608, victoria.myers@dhha.org



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

Dec 12, 2017
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
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Dec 15, 2017
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Denver PTC - Webinar - STI Update

This one hour webinar will cover new and emerging issues related to Gonorrhea in Colorado and the Denver Metro Area.

Discussion topics will include:

 

  • Current trends in Gonorrhea (national, state and local)
  • Emerging clinical issues in adults
  • SURRG Data

 

This webianr will be held from 12:00 - 1:00 pm MST.

A confirmation email will be sent to all registrants the week of December 11th.

Cost:  None

Evaluation and CE Certificates:

  • 1.0 CNE/CME will be offered for this course.
  • Evaluation surveys are sent via email immediately following the webinar.
  • CE Certificate sare sent via email following completion of yoru evaluation.
  • Evaluation surveys are closed down two weeks after the webinar so be sure to complete your evaluation.

For more information, please contact Danielle Osowski at 303-602-3637, danielle.osowski@dhha.org or Victoria Myers at 303-602-3608, victoria.myers@dhha.org.



Teri Anderson 3036023602 teri.anderson@dhha.org

Dec 14, 2017
Denver, CO
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1 Credit Hour $0.00
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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

Jan 30-Feb 1, 2018
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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St. Louis PTC - 2 Days STD Intensive (Distance Learning)

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 314-747-1522 swilliam@dom.wustl.edu

Feb 6-7, 2018
STL Regional, MO
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14 Credit Hours $75.00
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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, sexual history taking  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

Feb 12-13, 2018
Boston, MA
Waitlist
16 Credit Hours $0.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Mar 19-20, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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May 14-15, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Sep 24-25, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 5-6, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 5-6, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 5-6, 2018
Boston, MA
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16 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.

 

 

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Cancellation policy: Full refunds for cancellations 14 days or more prior to training. 50% refund for cancellations 8-14 days prior. No refunds for cancellations within 7 days of trainings.



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

Feb 14-15, 2018
Seattle, WA
0 Credit Hours $250.00
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Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive Hartford

Clinical course features 1 day 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.

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

Apr 4, 2018
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Jun 20, 2018
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Aug 15, 2018
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Oct 24, 2018
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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