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Cervicitis/PID: Updates on Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Mycoplasma Genitalium A one hour webinar specifically designed for Florida STD Clinic Clinicians

A one hour webinar specifically designed for Florida STD clinical clinicians

Practical Approaches to the Most Common STD Clinic Patient Concerns 

Presentation by Dr. Candice McNeil



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

Feb 20, 2018
Boston, MA
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1 Credit Hour $0.00
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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

Mar 12-13, 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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PTC at Johns Hopkins - STD/HIV Update Short

Update on STDs and HIV for healthcare workers.  This program is 1 day or less.  DE State Update

Mar 13, 2018
Dover, DE
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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UW PTC - 1 Day Clinical STD Update for Clinicians

The Spokane Clinical STD Update in Spokane, Washington is a 1-day didactic course which provides registered participants with training in the most recent advancements in epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of viral and bacterial STDs.  Although focusing on STDs in eastern Washington, clinicians from any state are welcome to attend.  CME/CNE is offered for this class.  

 

Enrollment in an optional Clinical Practicum is available for participants who attend this Clinical STD Update (register separately).

 

Spokane, WA
March 15, 2018

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

 

TOPICS INCLUDE (subject to change):

  • Update on Genital Herpes
  • Taking a Sexual History
  • Update on Gonorrhea
  • Update on Chlamydia
  • Syphilis: Clinical Refresher and Update in Epidemiologic Trends and Diagnosis
  • 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 infections covered

 

 Pre-enrollment by March 8th is required.

 

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



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

Mar 15, 2018
Spokane, WA
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Apr 5, 2018
Billings, MT
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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May 11, 2018
Anchorage, AK
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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Aug 9, 2018
Boise, ID
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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Sep 13, 2018
Rapid City, SD
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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Oct 18, 2018
Portland, OR
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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Nov 15, 2018
Tacoma, WA
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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CA PTC - Examination and Interpretation of Wet Preparations of Vaginal Specimens

A three-hour course from 2-5 p.m. beginning with a fifteen-minute didactic presentation on applicable issues of CLIA regulation, quality control, and infection control. This will be followed by fifteen minutes on interpretation of VWM and application to diagnosis of vaginitis, utilizing lecture, PowerPoint presentation, and group discussion. The remaining two and one-half hours consists of experiential training, including laboratory practicum on examination of saline and KOH vaginal wet mounts (VWM). During this portion of the training, participants will have an opportunity for group discussion, explanation and demonstration, as well as practice and return demonstration. Course fee will be waived for UCSF residents.

Registration: $50.00

CME & Nursing Contact Hours - Free

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Curry International Tuberculosis Center and CAPTC. The Curry International Tuberculosis Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This conference is approved for 3 continuing education hours.

The Curry International Tuberculosis Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3  Medical Knowledge MOC points] in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

The Curry International Tuberculosis Center is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California State Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 12308. This educational conference is approved for 3 continuing education hours. Board requirements prevent us from offering CE credit to people who arrive more than 15 minutes after the start of the training, or leave the training early. Therefore, partial credit will not be awarded.



Dominique Reminick 4156966062 dominique.reminick@ucsf.edu

Mar 15, 2018
San Francisco, CA
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3 Credit Hours $50.00
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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 Spokane, WA on March 15, 2018.

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

Mar 16-May 31, 2018
Seattle, WA
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11 Credit Hours $150.00
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Nov 16-Jan 31, 2019
Seattle, WA
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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2018 North Carolina Annual STD Update

The NC STD Update will provide updated information on recent trends and current management of a variety of sexually transmitted diseases including syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and vaginal infections. This activity will also address best practices as relates to the care of transgender individuals and unique management and treatment approaches pertinent to adolescent sexual health. This knowledge-based activity is targeted to physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, public health workers and other health care providers.

A. Northwest AHEC Originating Site\ 475 Deacon Blvd. \ Winston-Salem, N.C.

B. Webinar Locations:

  • Area L AHEC \ 1631 South Wesleyan Boulevard \ Rocky Mount, NC
  • Catawba Valley Medical Center \ AHEC 105, Lower Level \ 810 Fairgrove Church Road SE \ Hickory, NC
  • Charlotte AHEC \ 5039 Airport Center Parkway \ Charlotte, NC
  • Eastern AHEC \ Elizabeth City State University \ Pharmacy Complex Building \ Elizabeth City, NC
  • Eastern AHEC \ 2000 Venture Tower Drive \ Greenville, NC
  • Mountain AHEC \ 121 Hendersonville Road \ Asheville, NC
  • Southern Regional AHEC \ 1601 Owen Drive \ Fayetteville, NC
  • Wake AHEC \ William F. Andrews Center \ 3024 New Bern Avenue \ Raleigh, NC
  • Watauga Medical Center \ 336 Deerfield Road \ Boone, NC

C. Other:

  • Individuals using laptop, desktop, or mobile device. Individual participants will receive an email with connection link and instructions before the event. Multimedia computers, laptops, and most mobile devices and smart phones can be used to participate, however you will want to follow the test connection instructions PRIOR to the event for optimal experience.
  • Health Department viewing as a group. (List of approved Health Department host sites are indicated on the registration page.)

*Conference pre-registration deadline is March 13, 2018.

*A post-test is required to obtain a certificate for all individual or health department webinar participants.

Two-Step Registration Requirements:

There is no registration fee, but registration is required for ALL participants.

Step 1: Register though this NNPTC site

In order for us to offer this event at no charge to participants, our funder, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, requires participants to complete a Health Professional Application for Training at this site. You have fulfilled this requirement as you complete this registration.

For questions regarding CDC registration, please email Tom Creger at thomascreger@uabmc.edu

 

Step 2: Registration through Northwest AHEC--Link below

We recognize that much of this information is redundant, but registration is required in BOTH systems to complete registration for this event and to receive continuing education credits.

http://nwahec.org/STD



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

Mar 21, 2018
Various locations, NC
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5.25 Credit Hours $0.00
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NYC PTC - New Jersey STD Update EV2781

The New York City STD Prevention Training Center and the New Jersey Department of Health are offering a one-day STD Update Conference for clinical providers.

9:00am - 3:00PM
Rutgers University
Douglass Campus Student Center
New Brunswick, NJ 


TARGET AUDIENCE
We invite physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners who practice in New Jersey to attend. 

OBJECTIVES

  • Describe recent trends in the epidemiology of common sexually transmitted infections in NJ.
  • Describe current STD screening strategies, diagnostic algorithms, and CDC treatment recommendations.

Please click here to view the draft agenda. 

REGISTRATION 
Online registration is REQUIRED. Space is limited. Please note that your registration is NOT complete until you receive a CONFIRMATION EMAIL from domain @cumc.columbia.eduAll course correspondence will be sent via EMAIL (to the address you register with).

If you are a new user, please follow the instructions to create a new account carefully; you will need to enter your email address in both fields. Returning users may login with their email and password.

WAITLIST
Space is limited. This training is intended for a clinical audience; you will be automatically placed on the waitlist if you are a non-clinical professional (e.g. social worker, health educator) or if the course is full.  

CONTINUING EDUCATION
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 New York City Sexually Transmitted Disease Training Center 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 training for a maximum of 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 4.9 contact hours.


PLEASE NOTE! 
Due to funding restrictions, we are unable to provide food or beverages at this training. Thank you in advance for your understanding. 



Mar 28, 2018
New Brunswick, NJ
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5 Credit Hours $0.00
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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

Apr 17-18, 2018
STL Regional, MO
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14 Credit Hours $100.00
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Denver PTC - Louisiana Congenital Syphilis Conference

This 1-day conference will address the increasing rates of congential syphilis in Louisiana with presentations from local and national experts.



Teri Anderson 3036023602 teri.anderson@dhha.org

Apr 20, 2018
Baton Rouge, LA
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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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 day 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 25, 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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Maryland Outreach Conference Short

2 Day training for outreach workers in Maryland.  Topics include: Outreach with youth, seniors, and LGBT community, using social media, accessing community resources, effective advocacy, HIV and PrEP, substance abuse, faith-based health promotion, mental health, and MORE!

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

Apr 25-26, 2018
Baltimore, MD
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0 Credit Hours $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

May 8-10, 2018
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
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Sep 25-27, 2018
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
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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 staff assistant Kimberly Taylor at 303-602-3648



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

May 23, 2018
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
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May 24, 2018
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
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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 09, 2018.

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-Oct 31, 2018
Boise, ID
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12.5 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 Portland, OR on October 18, 2018.

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 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

Oct 19-Dec 31, 2018
Portland, OR
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Ratelle PTC - Advanced STD Intensive Course for ID Fellows

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 10-13, 2018
Boston, MA
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0 Credit Hours $0.00
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National Network of STD HIV Prevention Traning Centers Denver Health