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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
Jamaica Plain, 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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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
December 9 & 10, 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 December 6th 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

Dec 9-10, 2020
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.5 Credit Hours $75.00December 2020 Update
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CA PTC -STD Clinical Update

STD Clinical Update Webinar

Maternal and Congenital Syphilis in California for Prenatal Care Providers

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 | 12:00-1:00PM (PST)

Syphilis among women and congenital syphilis are on the rise in California. Congenital syphilis is preventable with prompt detection and treatment during syphilis. The California Department of Public Health and the California Prevention Training Center invite prenatal care providers to participate in this webinar to enhance their knowledge in management of maternal and congenital syphilis for pregnant patients. 

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the current epidemiology of syphilis among women and of congenital syphilis in California
  • Apply syphilis screening recommendations for pregnant patients
  • Describe clinical manifestations, diagnostic approach, and management of syphilis among pregnant patients
  • Identify key resources for questions about the management of syphilis among pregnant patients


Elizabeth Olson 510.625.6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Dec 15, 2020
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:00pm PST
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0 Credit Hours $0.00STD Clinical Update Webinar: Maternal and Congenital Syphilis in California for Prenatal Care Providers
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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

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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AL/NC PTC - 2-Day STD Intensive

Overview: 

This course provides an intensive overview of STIs by facilitating 10 hours of 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.
Duration: 
  • Day 1 - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm ET
  • Day 2 - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm ET

Aiesha Gentry

 aieshagentry@uabmc.edu 

Live courses are offered at each of our two partner clinics. Due to COVID-19 response measures, all courses will be facilited viturally. We are not offering in-person training at this time. 



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

Feb 9-10, 2021
Virtual
8:30am - 4:00pm EST
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10 Credit Hours $0.00Georgia Department of Health: 2-Day STI Intensive
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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

Mar 4-5, 2021
Live Webinar
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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