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PTC at Johns Hopkins - STD/HIV Update Short

STD Update Extendedfor healthcare workers.  This program is 1 day.  This update is for Health care providers in Montgomery County

 

OBJECTIVES: 

    1. Discuss epidemiology of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
    1. Discuss  identification of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
    1. Discuss testing methods and treatment of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
    1. Describe the treatment of viral STIs such as herpes, human papillomavirus and hepatitis including testing methods and a review of infection surveillance data
    1. Identify populations at increased risk for complications of STIs

 

Origination Date: 6/23/2017

Expiration Date: 6/23/2019

 

 

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

 

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 STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins and the Tennessee AIDS Education and 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 activity for a maximum of 7.25 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 7.2 contact hours.

 

CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .7 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 7.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. 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 7.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.


CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

 

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive .725 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-18-113-L01-P.

 

Category:                     

This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based

Once credit is claimed, an unofficial statement of credit is immediately available on TCEOnline.  Official credit will be uploaded within 60 days on the NABP/CPE Monitor.

 

 

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters except Dr. Gilliams who has research through Hologic.

 

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception of Dr. Hamill’s discussion on GC and CT for the 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines.  He will talk about extra genital screening for both Gonorrhea and Chlamydia. 

 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

 

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.                           

 

 



Dec 12, 2018
Montgomery County, MD
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8 Credit Hours $0.00
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Dec 13, 2018
Washington, DC
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8 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

Jan 29-31, 2019
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $195.00
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May 7-9, 2019
Denver, CO
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22.75 Credit Hours $300.00
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St. Louis PTC - Nebraska Advanced STD Intensive Course

Course Description: This course is designed to provide state-of-the-art training in the field of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), with an emphasis on clinical diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Using evidence-based guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this course will review current issues related to the epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic strategies, and appropriate treatment regimens for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and other STDs.

Objectives: By the end of this presentation, learners will be able to: 1) Discuss current understandings of STD clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment. 2) Describe current epidemiological trends and resistance patterns for STD pathogens. 3) Utilize 2015 CDC Treatment Guidelines for STD treatment and prevention 4) discussion methods to engage adolescents in STD prevention. 

CME Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA) through joint sponsorship of the St. Louis STD/HIV Prevention Training Center aHealth Department. The St. Louis STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is accredited by the MSMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nursing CE

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education Division is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This program offers up to 6.0 nursing contact hours.



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

Feb 8, 2019
Lincoln, NE
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6 Credit Hours $0.00
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UW PTC - Clinical Update on the Management of STDs and HIV Prevention, with Optional Clinical Practicum

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—must register seperately.

Seattle, WA
February 12 & 13, 2019

9:00am-5:00pm
Cost: $250

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.

 

Topics:

  • Update on Vaginal Health | Hillary Liss, MD
  • Update on Chlamydia | Hillary Liss, MD
  • STDs in Adolescents | Yolanda Evans, MD, MPH
  • Update on M. genitalium | Lisa Manhart, MD
  • Update on Genital Herpes | Christine Johnston, MD, MPH
  • Addressing Stigma in STI Treatment | Christine Johnston, MD
  • Avoiding Trans-Mission: Sexual Health of Transgender Persons | Corinne Heinen, MD
  • Syphilis: Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation| Meena Ramchandani, MD, MPH
  • Syphilis: Treatment | Meena Ramchandani, MD, MPH
  • Contraceptive Update | Elizabeth Micks, MD
  • Update on Gonorrhea | Lindley Barbee, MD
  • HIV-1 Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis | Jade Pagkas-Bather, MD


Seating is limited. Pre-enrollment by February 5th, 2019 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 12.5 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 12.5 contact hours (of which 6.0 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).

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

Feb 12-13, 2019
Seattle, WA
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12.5 Credit Hours $250.00
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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 Seattle, WA on February 12 & 13, 2019.

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 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

Feb 18-Apr 30, 2019
Seattle, WA
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Mar 18-May 31, 2019
Seattle, WA
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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St. Louis PTC - 2 Days STD Intensive (Live Webinar)

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 19-20, 2019
Webinar
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14 Credit Hours $75.00
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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

In case of emergancy, Teri can be reached by cell at 720-234-7138



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

Feb 20, 2019
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
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Feb 21, 2019
Denver, CO
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4.5 Credit Hours $60.00
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`Ratelle PTC- STD Clinical Intensive

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 snd lsborstory instruction PLUS 1/2 day of clinical shadowing to be scheduled within three weeks of didactic sessions.



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

Feb 25-26, 2019
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Mar 25-26, 2019
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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May 20-21, 2019
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Sep 23-24, 2019
Boston, MA
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 4-5, 2019
Boston, MA
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16 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 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 (must register separately).

 

Spokane, Washington (on the Gonzaga campus)
March 14, 2019
8:30am-5:00pm
Cost: $150

 

TOPICS INCLUDE (subject to change):

  • Update on Gonorrhea
  • Update on Chlamydia
  • Syphilis: Epidemiology & Clinical Presentation
  • Syphilis: Diagnosis & Treatment
  • Update on Hepatitis C (HCV)
  • 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 7th 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 6.4 contact hours (of which 4.0 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).

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

Mar 14, 2019
Spokane, WA
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6.4 Credit Hours $150.00
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May 10, 2019
Anchorage, AK
0 Credit Hours $150.00
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STD Clinical Intensive - Hartford

This clinical course features 1 day of on-site training that includes 2015 STD Guideline review, case discussions, use of motivational interviewing,  and hands-on laboratory instruction (wet mount) PLUS  1 day of clinical shadowing experience to be scheduled within three weeks of the first didactic session.

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

Apr 29, 2019
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Jun 24, 2019
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Aug 19, 2019
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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Oct 21, 2019
Hartford, CT
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16 Credit Hours $0.00
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