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STD CLINICAL UPDATE WEBINAR

Congenital Syphilis Update for CA Pediatric Providers

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 | 12:00PM-1:15PM (PDT)

                                                                                 

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) continues to see dramatic statewide increases in cases of congenital syphilis (CS),  a severe yet preventable condition when syphilis is passed from mother to fetus. This webinar, presented by the California Prevention Training Center, features Dr. Kelly Johnson, infectious disease physician from UCSF and Dr. Nael Mhaissen, pediatric infectious diseases specialist from Valley Children's Hospital. They will discuss CS epidemiology, clinical presentation, and neonatal management. Finally, they will discuss ways providers can help stem the rising tide of CS.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Describe California's CS epidemiology
  • Recognize the clinical manifestations of CS
  • Discuss CS diagnosis, evaluation, and management
  • Report all laboratory-confirmed and clinically-suspected cases of CS to public health

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Family Practitioners, Pediatric Providers, Neonatologists, Health Educators 
  • Community Based Organization Staff, Local Health Department Staff

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

May 25, 2021
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:15pm PST
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1.25 Credit Hours $0.00Congenital Syphilis Update for CA Pediatric Providers
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St. Louis PTC - STI Update Course

"Innovative STI clinic models: Express Visits, Self-collection of STI tests"

Target Audience:  Physicians, midlevel practitioners (PA, NP), nurses, and other health professionals who see patients with or at risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Course Description:   This course, an update of STI testing models, includes 4 hours of lectures.   Faculty from the St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center will discuss how STI testing can be adapted to optimize sexual health services. Topics will include express visits and clinics adapting to the pandemic.

Course Objectives:

· Describe Express Visits and how they can be helpful for STI clinic settings.

· Detail how to implement self-collected STI testing.

. Discuss the utility of at-home testing and the impact of the COVID pandemic on STI/ Sexual Health care.

 

Accreditation Statement

The St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center is accredited by the Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Designation Statement

The St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



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

May 27, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00Innovative STI clinic models: Express Visits, Self-collection of STI tests
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Sep 9, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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Dec 9, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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Feb 10, 2022
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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AL/NC PTC - Georgia Department of Health STI/HIV Update

2021 GA Annual STD Update Program

Overview:

The 2021 Update will provide up-to-date information on prevention, management and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV. The program will also include case studies that will review common disease states that may complicate treatment, explore emerging infections, and discuss the future of testing technique implementation.

This one-day continuing education conference will be held in virtual via zoom webinar on June 8th  and June 10th.  Space is limited so register early for this conference. This registration link is for the June 8, 2021 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM EASTERN TIME.

Objectives:

Increase knowledge about Georgia’s best practices in partner treatment for STD/STI prevention and control.

Identify cultural dynamics that can either help or hinder the interaction between patients and health professionals.

Identify opportunities to integrate culturally competent care the provision of routine STD services.

Review the clinical manifestations, epidemiology and emerging trends in vaginitis and other vaginal infections.

Review the clinical manifestations, epidemiology and emerging trends in Mycoplasma Genitalium

 


Viewing Options:

This course requires two registrations. You will recieve an email a link to complete the Zoom registtraion with your NNPTC confirmation. Please make note of the details section on the NNPTC confirmation.


Target Audience:

This knowledge-based activity is targeted to physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, public health workers and other health care providers.

As part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, the Alabama-North Carolina Prevention Training Center and Georgia Deparment of Public Health provides compassionate education and respectful care for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.


Agenda: June 8, 2021 

8:45 AM      Meeting Room Opens/ Attendee Check-in

9:30 AM      Welcome and Introductions 

                  Aiesha Gentry and Joy Lewis

 9:40 AM     Update in Gonorrhea and Mycoplasma Genitalium 

                  William Geisler, MD, MPH | University of Alabama at Birmingham   

10:40 AM    Update in Vaginal Infections (recorded)

                  Christina Muzny, MD | University of Alabama at Birmingham

11:40 AM    Break

12:00 PM    Update in Screening and Diagnostics

                  Barbara Van der Pol, PhD | University of Alabama at Birmingham

12:30 PM    Healthcare Cultural Humility 

                  Scott Rhodes, PhD | Wake Forest School of Medicine

1:30 PM      Adjourn/Evaluation

 



Aiesha Gentry 205-975-5505 aieshagentry@uabmc.edu

Jun 8, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:30am - 1:30pm EST
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0 Credit Hours $0.002021 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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Jun 10, 2021
Live Web Stream
12:00pm - 4:15pm EST
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0 Credit Hours $0.002021 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive Course

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.

Clinical Courses feature 2 days of onsite training that includes 2015 STD guideline review, case discussions, use of Motivational Interviewing and disease reporting procedures.



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

Jun 28-29, 2021
Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
Waitlist
12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Sep 27, 2021
Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
Waitlist
12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Oct 18-19, 2021
Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
Waitlist
12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- Virtual STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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SE PTC - 2-Day STD Intensive

Overview: 

This course provides an intensive overview of STIs by facilitating  lecture over two days. Topics include: gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, vaginal infections,  genital herpes, HPV, hepatitis B, mycoplasma genitaliumurethritis/cervicitis syndromes, HIV/AIDS, prevention strategies, PrEP, EPT, and clinical case studies.

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.

Course Objectives:  At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe clinical features of reportable STDs: syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia.
  • Understand current STD epidemiological landscape
  • Describe clinical features of common bacterial STDs:  syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia
  • Recognize clinical presentations of common viral STDs:  genital herpes, HPV
  • Demonstrate improved skills in completing STD history and physical exam.
  • Discuss clinical characteristics of common vaginal infections:  trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis
  • Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care.
  • Demonstrate precautions during specimen collection.
  • Describe current approaches to STD/HIV prevention including pre-exposure prophylaxis and expedited partner therapy.
  • Discuss evidence-based strategies for STD treatment, according to CDC’s STD Treatment Guidelines.

Contact: Aiesha Gentry | E: aieshagentry@uabmc.edu 

               Joy Lewis       | E: jsbrown@uabmc.edu

Registration closes on June 25, 2021 at 1:00 PM ET/12:00 PM CT

Due to COVID-19 response measures, all courses will be facilited viturally. The Southeast PTC is are offering in-person training at this time. 



Aiesha Gentry 205-975-5505 aieshagentry@uabmc.edu

Jun 29-30, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:30am - 4:30pm CST
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9 Credit Hours $0.00Georgia Department of Health: 2-Day STI Intensive - Didactic Only
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UW PTC - Clinical STD Update for Clinicians

The STD Clinical Update Mini-Series  is a two 1/2-day didactic course which provides registered participants with training in the most recent advancements in epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of viral and bacterial STDs.  Clinicians from any states are welcome to attend.  CME/CNE is offered for this class.  


Livestream webinar
June 30 & July 1, 2021
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Pacific 
Cost: $75
Please Note: If you are registering a large group of participants or you are registering for someone other than yourself please contact uwptc@uw.edu for details on how to register. Thank you!

 

TOPICS INCLUDE (subject to change):

  • Update on Gonorrhea
  • Update on Chlamydia
  • Syphilis: Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation
  • Syphilis: Treatment
  • Taking a Sexual History
  • Update on STD Treatment Guidelines

 

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 June 25th is required.

 

After registering online, you will recieve an email with complete course details including instructions for downloading the online platform we'll be using.




 



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 6.25 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 6.0 contact hours (of which 4.0 are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded for completing all course activities 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.

 

 

 



 

 

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

Jun 30-Jul 1, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.25 Credit Hours $75.00June-July 2021 Update
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St. Louis PTC - STI Intensive Course

Target Audience:  Physicians, midlevel practitioners (PA, NP), nurses, and other health professionals who see patients with or at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).

Course Description:  This course, an intensive overview of STDs, includes 14 hours of lecture over two days. (Optional clinical training can 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, prevention strategies / PrEP / EPT, and case studies.

Course Objectives:  At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe clinical features of reportable STDs: syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia.
  • Understand current STD epidemiological patterns
  • Describe clinical features of common bacterial STDs:  syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia
  • Recognize clinical presentations of common viral STDs:  genital herpes, HPV
  • Demonstrate improved skills in completing STD history and physical exam.
  • Discuss clinical characteristics of common vaginal infections:  trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis
  • Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care.
  • Demonstrate universal precautions during specimen collection.
  • Describe current approaches to STD/HIV prevention including pre-exposure prophylaxis and expedited partner therapy.
  • Discuss evidence-based strategies for STD treatment, according to CDC’s STD Treatment Guidelines.

Accreditation Statement

The St. Louis STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is accredited by the Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Designation Statement

The St. Louis STD/HIV Prevention Training Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



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

Jul 22-23, 2021
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 4-5, 2021
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Mar 3-4, 2022
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows

This course is VIRTUAL. There is no "in person" segment of the session!
 
This training is for Fellows in the last year of training and features 16 hours of didactic lectures and case discussions.

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

Dec 6-10, 2021
Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 1:00pm EST
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0 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Virtual Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows
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