Class Information

Class Information

3 Day August 15-17, 2022 Rural STI Intensive
Virtual Classroom, MD
Credit Hours:

This three-day course is open to clinicians offering STI services.  This class is for clinicians that examine patients.  Class size is limited to 50 participants. Continuing Education is provided. Schedule – class schedule set annually.  This 3 Day Part time STI Rural Intensive will be held virtually August 15-17, 2022.

Quality Training Standards Badge 


1.     Identify the sites from which specimens should be obtained.

2.     Discuss STI Diagnosis.

3.     Describe the management of STIs.

4.     Describe the role of the disease intervention specialist (DIS) in STI control.

5.     Describe the importance of interprofessional collaboration in health department and

        private practice regarding STIs.


Origination Date: 10/28/2020

Expiration Date:10/28/2022





In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and (STD/HIV Prevention Training Center at Johns Hopkins.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


CME:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.25 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 designates this activity for 15.2 nursing contact hours.

CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 1.5 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 15.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 15.5. Continuing Competency credits available are 15.5. CDC provider number 98614.

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 16.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.

DISCLOSURE:  In compliance with continuing education requirements, all planners and presenters must disclose all financial relationships, in any amount, with ineligible companies over the previous 24 months as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or products under investigational use.   

CDC, our planners, and presenters wish to disclose they have no financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies with the exception of Dr. Hamill wishes to disclose that he gets royalties from Roche Diagnostics and GlaxoSmithKline.  Also, Dr. Tuddenham wishes to disclose that she is a consultant for Roche Molecular Diagnostics, Luca Biologics, and Biofire.   

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the except of Dr. Tuddenham and her lecture on Vaginitis.  She will discuss off label (though guideline recommended) usage of medications for vaginitis. Will discuss emerging not yet FDA approved therapies for vaginitis (though will not specifically recommend their use). 

CDC did not accept financial or in-kind support from ineligible companies for this continuing education activity.

Jeanne Hoover 410-206-1156