Class Information

Class Information

Multipurpose Prevention Technologies
Starting:
6/23/2021
Ending:
6/23/2021
Status:
Open
Location:
Webinar,
Cost:
FREE
Credit Hours:
1.25



STD EXPERT HOUR WEBINAR

New Frontiers in STI/HIV Prevention and Family Planning:

The promise of Multipurpose Prevention Technologies

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 | 12:00PM-1:15PM (PDT)

presented by Bethany Young Holt, PhD, MPH 

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE:

TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2021 AT 4:00PM (PDT) 

Come learn about the latest developments in the field of Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (MPTs), products that provide contraception along with protection from STIs and/or HIV. 
The origins of MPTs and the current research/development pipeline will also be discussed. 

Learning Objectives
1. Provide evidence of the need for products that simultaneously address multiple health risks, such as HIV, other STIs, and unplanned pregnancy
2. Introduce and implement Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (MPTs) and the product candidates currently in development for prevention of HIV, other STIs and/or unintended pregnancies
3. Describe the Initiative for MPTs (IMPT) and its publicly-available tools for tracking the MPT product development pipeline, while summarizing the current pipeline profile, recent scientific breakthroughs, and the potential impact of MPTs for women around the world
4. Outline next steps for key stakeholders in STI prevention and related health fields, with a focus on tangible priority actions that will help bring MPTs to the hands of end-users

ACCME Disclosure
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 University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and the California Prevention Training Center. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may receive continuing nursing education credit for this educational activity as the ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreement. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™


Elizabeth Olson 510.625.6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu