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NYC PTC - Adolescent Sexual Health Symposium CM4193(SC)

The New York City STD Prevention Training Center (NYC PTC) seeks to reduce health disparities among the NYC metro area adolescent population by increasing provider awareness about sexual health. 

Topics will include The Adolescent Brain: Considerations for the Clinician; The State of Sexual Health and Adolescents in NYC; PrEP and Adolescents; Stigma and Mental Health; and STD Clinical Cases. A final agenda will be shared with approved registrants.

Target Audience: This free symposium is designed for providers such as physicians, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners who provide direct clinical care to adolescent patients. Non-clinical providers such as health educators, social workers, administrators, etc. will be placed on a waitlist and accepted first come first serve based on space. 

OBJECTIVES:

  1. Describe best practices for providing comprehensive sexual healthcare to adolescent patients.
  2. Describe current STD screening and treatment strategies for adolescent patients.
  3. Describe the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis among adolescent patients.   
  4. Describe the importance of interprofessional collaboration related to sexual health among adolescent patients.


Please note - Due to funding restrictions, we will not be able to provide food or beverages at this training. Food and beverages are also prohibited from being brought into the main auditorium. There are several food places nearby to choose from during the lunch break. Thank you in advance for your understanding! 


Registration Required

If you have not registered with our site before, please follow the instructions for "New Registrants" - you will need to enter your email address twice to begin. Returning users may login with your email and password. Approved registrants will receive a second confirmation email from the domain @cumc.columbia.edu - this is a separate email from the registration confirmation email (please allow 2-3 business days after you register). 

 

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS CM4193(SC):

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 5.3 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 5.3 contact hours.



Mar 4, 2020
New York, NY
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5.3 Credit Hours $0.00NYC Adolescent Sexual Health Symposium
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CA PTC -STD Clinical Update

Stanislaus County Health Services Agency & California Prevention Training Center invite community medical care providers and other stakeholders to participate in the STD and Congenital Syphilis Update to enhance their knowledge in STD and congenital syphilis diagnosis, treatment, prevention & control strategies.

Please make note of these details:

 

Wednesday, March 11, 2010 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Sutter Health Education & Conference Center

Memorial Medical Center

1700 McHenry Ave. Suite 60B

Modesto, CA 95350



Elizabeth Olson Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Mar 11, 2020
Modesto, CA
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3.5 Credit Hours $0.00Stanislaus County STD & Congenital Syphilis Update
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UW PTC - 1 Day Clinical STD Update for Clinicians

The Spokane Clinical STD Update in Spokanne, 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 Idaho, clinicians from any state are welcome to attend.  CME/CNE is offered for this class.  


Spokane, Washington
March 12, 2020
8:30am-5:00pm
Cost: $150

 

TOPICS INCLUDE (subject to change):

  • Update on Gonorrhea
  • Update on Chlamydia
  • Syphilis: Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation
  • Syphilis: Treatment
  • Update on Genital Herpes
  • 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 4th 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 light continental breakfast will be provided.

 



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 6.5 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 12, 2020
Spokane, WA
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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Apr 2, 2020
Great Falls, MT
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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May 7, 2020
Anchorage, AK
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6.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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AL/NC PTC - North Carolina STD/HIV Update

2020 NC Annual STD Update Program Draft

Overview:

The 2020 Update will provide up-to-date information on prevention, management and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The program will also include a panel discussion with case studies that will review common disease states that may complicate treatment, explore emerging infections, and discuss the future of testing technique implementation.

 

Target Audience:

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

Agenda

8:30 AM                               Registration

9 AM                                    Welcome and Introductions

                                           Lindsey Arthur, MPH, CHES®and Candice J. McNeil, MD, MPH

9:15 AM                              Getting to Zero: HIV Prevention in Practice 

                                           Christopher Hurt, MD

10:15 AM                            Vaginitis and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Women who have Sex with Women

                                          Christina Muzny, MD, MSPH

11:15 AM                            Break (PTC & NCATEC Overview slides)

11:30 AM                            Mycoplasma Genitalium and other not so usual suspects

                                          Candice J. McNeil, MD, MPH

12:30 PM                             Lunch (on your own)

2 PM                                    Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infections

                                           Luis Barroso, MD

3 PM                                    Skills Building and Clinical Pearls: Challenging Cases in STI Management

Panelists: Luis Barroso, MD; Christopher Hurt, MD; Victoria Mobley, MD, MPH

Moderator: Candice J. McNeil, MD, MPH

4 PM                                     Adjourn

CE: 5.0 hours

PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION

Viewing Options:

  • Originating Site: Northwest AHEC \ 3rd Floor, Learning Center \ 475 Deacon Blvd. \ Winston-Salem, NC
  • Remote Sites:
    • Appalachian District Health Department \ 2nd Floor, Conference Room \ 126 Poplar Grove Connector Rd. \ Boone, NC
    • Area L AHEC \ David M. Webb Learning Institute \ 1631 South Wesleyan Blvd. \ Rocky Mount, NC
    • Catawba Valley Medical Center \ Lower Level, AHEC 105 Room \ 810 Fairgrove Church Rd., SE \ Hickory, NC
    • Charlotte AHEC \ Building K, Classroom 17&18 \ 5039 Airport Center Pkwy. \ Charlotte, NC
    • Durham County Department of Public Health \ 2nd Floor, Conference Room B \ Durham, NC
    • Eastern AHEC \ ECSU, McLendon Hall, Room 105 \ 1704 Weeksville Rd. \ Elizabeth City, NC
    • Eastern AHEC \ Room D \ 2600 W. Arlington Blvd. \ Greenville, NC
    • Mountain AHEC \ Cherokee Room \ 121 Hendersonville Rd. \ Asheville, NC
    • South East AHEC \ Pelican Classroom \ 2511 Delaney Ave. \ Wilmington, NC
    • Southern Regional AHEC \ Classroom A \ 1601 Owen Dr. \ Fayetteville, NC
  • Other*
    • Pre-approved Health Department Sites. A list of sites can be found on the registration page.
    • Individual Viewing. Option to view independently using a desktop, laptop, tablet, smart phone, etc.

*These options will receive an email that includes connection information and instructions. Additionally, both options are required to complete an online evaluation and post-test in order to receive credit for the event and a certificate of completion.

IMPORTANT - MULTIPLE REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED!

There is no fee for this activity; however, multiple registrations are required. Program registration deadline is March 17, 2020 at 4 PM EST. You will not be able to switch your location after the deadline. If you miss the deadline or are unable to attend, you may view the enduring/archived sessions that will be posted to the website within two weeks post-program.

*In the event of inclement weather, exceptions to the deadline for switching locations will be determined by Northwest AHEC on a case-by-case basis.

  1. Complete the online registration through NWAHEC at www.nwahec.org/59289.
  2. You will see a popup box to redirect you to the NNPTC site to complete your 2nd required registration. Click “OK”.
  3. Register through the NNPTC site by completing a Health Professional Application for Training. Use the same name and contact information that you for the NWAHEC registration.

We recognize that much of this information is redundant. However, for the event to continue to be offered at no charge to participants, both registrations are required.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE

If you have questions about the event, need to cancel your registration, send a substitute in your place and/or have not received your NWAHEC registration confirmation by March 23, please contact Gail Pawlik at gpawlik@wakehealth.edu.

If you have questions regarding the CDC/NNPTC registration and/or Health Professional Application for Training, please contact Aiesha Gentry at aieshagentry@uabmc.edu.



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

Mar 25, 2020
Various locations, NC
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5 Credit Hours $0.002020 North Carolina Annual STD Update
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NYC PTC - STD/HIV Update (SC2781)

This New York AAP Chapter 1 training day will cover emerging STI issues, including: What’s New with Chlamydia, Mycoplasma genitalium, HIV PrEP and PEP, Vaginitis and Trichomoniasis, and Pediatric Hepatitis C.

8:30AM - 4:00PM
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Syracuse
6301 Carrier Parkway
East Syracuse, NY 13057


TARGET AUDIENCE
We invite physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners to attend. 

OBJECTIVES

  1. Describe current STD/HIV screening strategies and diagnostic algorithms.
  2. Describe current STD/HIV treatment recommendations.

REGISTRATION 
Online registration is REQUIRED. Space is limited. Please note that your registration is NOT complete until you receive an additional CONFIRMATION EMAIL from domain @cumc.columbia.eduAll conference correspondence will be sent via EMAIL to the address you register with.

If you are a new user, you will need a valid email address. Please follow the instructions to create a new account carefully; you will need to enter your email address in both fields. Returning users may login with their email and password.

WAITLIST
Space is limited. This conference is intended for a clinical audience; you will be automatically placed on the waitlist if you are a non-clinical professional (e.g. social worker, health educator) or if the course is full.  

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 Sexually Transmitted Disease 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 training for a maximum of 5  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 4.9 contact hours.

 



Mar 27, 2020
East Syracuse, NY
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5 Credit Hours $0.00AAP NY Chapter 1 STI Conference 2020: Emerging Issues
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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

Apr 28-30, 2020
Denver, CO
Waitlist
21.75 Credit Hours $300.003-Day STD Intensive - April 2020
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Sep 29-Oct 1, 2020
Denver, CO
Waitlist
21.75 Credit Hours $300.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Oct 27-29, 2020
Denver, CO
Waitlist
21.75 Credit Hours $300.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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AL/NC PTC - Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update

2020 GA Annual STD Update Program Draft

Overview:

The 2020 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 Atlanta, GA on both May 6th and May 7th broadcasting from the Georgia Department of Public Health, located at 2 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303Space is limited so register early for this conference.

If in-person attendance is not possible, the conference is accessible through Georgia's VICS system. If you prefer to attend through VICS, please register using one of the two VICS registrations and contact your local VICS Coordinator to schedule your site as a VICS participant.

Participants utilizing the VICS systems should be aware of unforeseen technical difficulties before and/or during the presentation. Districts are encouraged to test their systems prior to the start of the event. Please contact your district/VICS IT personnel for all technical issues.

If you have questions regarding the CDC/NNPTC registration and/or Health Professional Application for Training, please contact Aiesha Gentry at aieshagentry@uabmc.edu

Target Audience:

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

 

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

May 6, 2020
VICS
6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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May 7, 2020
VICS
6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Anchorage

An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete the "Clinical STD Update" in Anchorage, Alaska on May 7, 2020.

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):

Municipality of Anchorage Reproductive Health Clinic, AK

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).
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.

 


 



Ronnie Staats 206-685-9850 rstaats@uw.edu

May 8-Jun 30, 2020
Anchorage, AK
Waitlist
12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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AL/NC PTC - 3 Day STD Intensive

Overview

This highly rated 3-Day STD Intensive course includes a day and a half didactic review and a day and a half preceptiorship and lab demonstrations. Participation in each course is limited and courses often fill up months in advance, therefore applicants are encourged to register early.

Courses are offered at each of our two partner clinics:

Locations:
Jefferson County Department of Health
1400 Sixth Avenue
Birmingham, Alabama 35233 
Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services
1100 East Wendover Avenue
Greensboro, North Carolina 27405
 


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

May 11, 2020
Birmingham, AL
Waitlist
21 Credit Hours $100.003-Day STD Intensive - Birmingham, AL
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Sep 21-23, 2020
Birmingham, AL
21 Credit Hours $100.003 Day STD Intensive, Birmingham, AL
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