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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
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21.75 Credit Hours $300.003-Day STD Intensive - April 2020
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Sep 29-Oct 1, 2020
Denver, CO
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21.75 Credit Hours $300.00
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Oct 27-29, 2020
Denver, CO
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21.75 Credit Hours $300.00
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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
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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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 laboratory 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

May 11-12, 2020
Boston, MA
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20 Credit Hours $0.00STD Clinical Intensive Course
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Sep 21, 2020
Boston, MA
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20 Credit Hours $0.00STD Clinical Intensive
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Oct 26-27, 2020
Boston, MA
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20 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
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Nov 9-10, 2020
Boston, MA
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20 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
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AL/NC PTC - Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update

2020 GA Annual STD Update Program

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 May 27th and May 28th broadcasting from the Georgia Department of Public Health, located at 2 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303. Space is limited so register early for this conference.


Viewing Options:

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

If you have questions regarding the VICS system please contact your local VICS Coordinator.


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.


Objectives: 

  • Review the current epidemiology and demographic composition of STIs and HIV in Georgia 
  • Decrease stigma and increase sexual health equity for special populations - adolecents, LGBT, LatinX, etc.
  • Idenitfy common methods, missed opportunities and the consequences of Syphilis diagnosis
  • Provide Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) updates and implementation strategies to reduce the acquisition of HIV among high-risk individuals
  • Summarize the complicating factors involved in treating pain and discomfort with opioid analgesics for HIV+ patients 

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

May 27, 2020
Atlanta, GA
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6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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May 27, 2020
VICS
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6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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May 28, 2020
Atlanta, GA
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6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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May 28, 2020
VICS
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6 Credit Hours $0.002020 Georgia Department of Health STD/HIV Update
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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 June 11 & 12, 2020.

Practica are scheduled to take place within 2 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 Sexual Health Clinic

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

Jun 22-Jul 15, 2020
Seattle, WA
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12.5 Credit Hours $150.00
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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.

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.

Location:

Courses are offered at each of our two partner clinics:

 

*please check the course location for individual course offerings prior to registration.

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

Sep 21-23, 2020
Birmingham, AL
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21 Credit Hours $100.003 Day STD Intensive, Birmingham, AL
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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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, 2020
Boston, MA
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0 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Advanced STD Clinical Intensive Course for Fellows
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