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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 virtual 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

Oct 26-27, 2020
Boston, MA
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11.25 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
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Nov 9-10, 2020
Boston, MA
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11.25 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
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NYC PTC - Sexual Health Update WCSC4339

Webinar - Presumptive Diagnosis and Treatment of Common STIs
9:00 - 10:00AM EST

The New York City STD Prevention Training Center and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services are offering a free one hour sexual health update webinar. Clinical providers such as physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses are welcome to attend. We will discuss:

  • The current shortage of STI test kits and laboratory supplies, most notably for chlamydia and gonorrhea nucleic acid amplification tests (CT/GC NAAT).
  • Presumptive diagnosis and treatment of common sexually transmitted infections in the context of the shortage
  • Expedited partner therapy in Michigan


SPEAKER

Natalie Neu, MD MPH, Medical Director, NYC STD Prevention Training Center Professor of Pediatrics/Fellowship Director, Columbia University Medical Center Pediatric Infectious Disease 

REGISTRATION

Registration is required. Please use a valid email address and follow the instructions for registering either as a new user or returning user within our system. All correspondence will be sent via email. 

**After you register, you will receive an automated confirmation email that will list the Zoom webinar link information.** A reminder email will be sent out closer to the webinar date. 


CONTINUING EDUCATION (PENDING)

Sexual Health Update 
WCSC4339

Objectives

  1. Describe the importance of interprofessional collaboration in sexual health care.
  2. Describe current STD/HIV screening strategies and diagnostic algorithms.
  3. Describe current STD/HIV treatment recommendations.   


Accreditation Statements:

CME activities with Joint Providers: 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 the New York City STD Prevention 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 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 contact hour.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

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, our 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. Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the New York City STD Prevention Training Center are jointly providing the CNE for this activity. 

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

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WCSC4339 Sexual Health Update  please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before November 30, 2020. 

The course access code is OCT2020.

Complete the activity.
Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/GetCE
FEES: There are no fees for CE.   

 



Oct 28, 2020
Live Webinar
9:00am - 10:00am EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00Webinar - Presumptive Diagnosis and Treatment of Common STIs
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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
October 28 and 29, 2020
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
  • Interim 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 October 26th 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 6.5 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 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

Oct 28-29, 2020
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.5 Credit Hours $75.00October 2020 Update
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Denver PTC - Virtual STD Intensive Course

The Virtual STD Intensive Course is an interactive, online course. Content covered in the course includes: bacterial and viral sexually transmitted infections, HIV prevention, vaginitis and PID,  case management discussions, and taking a sexual history.

Each course is limited to 15 participants, and is delivered via an interactive online platform over four days (Monday - Thursday).

Time: 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM MT/ 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM CT

After completing this registration form, you will be contacted by a member of the Denver PTC staff for a brief interview to determine course eligibility. You will then be given an access code to complete the registration process. You are not registered for this course unless you have received a confirmation that the registration process is complete.



Allison Finkenbinder 303-602-3621 allison.finkenbinder@dhha.org

Nov 2-5, 2020
Denver, CO
8:00am - 11:30am MST
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11.25 Credit Hours $100.00Virtual STD Intensive Course
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St. Louis PTC - Virtual STI Intensive

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

Nov 12-13, 2020
Live Webinar
8:15am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Jan 14-15, 2021
Live Webinar
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Mar 4-5, 2021
Live Webinar
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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St. Louis PTC - Virtual STI Update

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 is a 4-hour, state-of-the-art update on current issues in STD diagnosis, treatment, and care.  Topics presented include recent developments in clinical care for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, evidence-based strategies for STD/HIV prevention.  Clinical approaches to patient care are also considered.

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

  • Discuss current approaches to syphilis diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
  • Recognize emerging patterns of antimicrobial resistance for gonorrhea.
  • Describe clinical presentation and patient management strategies for chlamydia.
  • Demonstrate innovative, evidence-based approaches STD clinical care and prevention.   

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 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

Dec 3, 2020
Live Webinar
8:15am - 12:15am CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00New Developments in STI Treatment
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Feb 4, 2021
Live Webinar
8:15am - 12:15pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00Preventing STDs in Vulnerable Populations
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Ratelle PTC - Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows

This training is for 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 7-11, 2020
Boston, MA
8:00am - 12:00pm EST
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0 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Advanced STD Clinical Intensive Course for Fellows
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