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CA PTC - STD Expert Hour Webinar Series

STD EXPERT HOUR WEBINAR

New Frontiers in STI/HIV Prevention and Family Planning:

The promise of Multipurpose Prevention Technologies

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 | 12:00PM-1:15PM (PDT)

presented by Bethany Young Holt, PhD, MPH 

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE:

TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2021 AT 4:00PM (PDT) 

Come learn about the latest developments in the field of Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (MPTs), products that provide contraception along with protection from STIs and/or HIV. 
The origins of MPTs and the current research/development pipeline will also be discussed. 

Learning Objectives
1. Provide evidence of the need for products that simultaneously address multiple health risks, such as HIV, other STIs, and unplanned pregnancy
2. Introduce and implement Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (MPTs) and the product candidates currently in development for prevention of HIV, other STIs and/or unintended pregnancies
3. Describe the Initiative for MPTs (IMPT) and its publicly-available tools for tracking the MPT product development pipeline, while summarizing the current pipeline profile, recent scientific breakthroughs, and the potential impact of MPTs for women around the world
4. Outline next steps for key stakeholders in STI prevention and related health fields, with a focus on tangible priority actions that will help bring MPTs to the hands of end-users

ACCME Disclosure
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 University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and the California Prevention Training Center. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may receive continuing nursing education credit for this educational activity as the ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreement. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™


Elizabeth Olson 510.625.6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Jun 23, 2021
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:15pm PST
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1.25 Credit Hours $0.00Multipurpose Prevention Technologies
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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 disease reporting procedures.



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

Jun 28-29, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
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12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Sep 27, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
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12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Oct 18-19, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 4:30pm EST
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12 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC- Virtual STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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SE PTC - 2-Day STD Intensive

Overview: 

This course provides an intensive overview of STIs by facilitating  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
  • 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.

Contact: Aiesha Gentry | E: aieshagentry@uabmc.edu 

               Joy Lewis       | E: jsbrown@uabmc.edu

Registration closes on June 22, 2021 at 12:00 PM CT

Due to COVID-19 response measures, all courses will be facilitated virtually. The Southeast PTC is are offering in-person training at this time. 



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

Jun 29-30, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:30am - 4:30pm CST
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10.5 Credit Hours $0.002-Day STI Intensive - Didactic Only
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Sep 28-29, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:30am - 4:30pm CST
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0 Credit Hours $0.002-Day STI Intensive - Didactic Only
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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
June 30 & July 1, 2021
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
  • Update on 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 June 25th 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 6.25 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

Jun 30-Jul 1, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.25 Credit Hours $75.00June-July 2021 Update
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SE PTC - STD Prevention Management Learning Community

The Southeast Prevention Training Center Learning Community seeks to build capacity across the southeast region, particularly in rural and underserved areas, to best serve patients diagnosed and living with a STD and/or HIV. 

This community learning platform is desgined to discuss challenging cases or barriers and garner the group’s feedback on solutions.



Jul 15, 2021
Virtual Classroom - Birmingham
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: COVID Vaccines
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Aug 19, 2021
Virtual Classroom - Birmingham
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: Long Acting ARVs for Treatment and Prevention
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Oct 21, 2021
Virtual Classroom - Birmingham
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: EHE Updates
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Colorado Syphilis Symposium

Colorado Syphilis Symposium: Women, Babies, and Prevention. This four hour training is an opportunity for Providers and staff that care for women of reproductive age in settings such as primary care, women’s health, EDs, urgent cares, OB-GYN clinics, correctional care, mental health, substance use, local health departments, community-based organizations, and shelters.

Topic(s): 

  • The Colorado Syphilis and Congenital Syphilis Epidemic
  • Strategies to Reduce Disease Burden
  • Scale Up of Screening in Colorado
  • Management of Pregnant Women Diagnosed with Syphilis
  • Syphilis Lab Interpretation
  • Congenital Syphilis Adverse Outcomes
  • Case Studies in Colorado

Date: July 20, 2021

Time: 8:00am-12pm MT

Where: ZOOM details sent upon confirmation of symposium registration

For any additional questions please reach out to Danielle Osowski at danielle.osowski@dhha.org



Danielle Osowski 3036023637 Danielle.osowski@dhha.org

Jul 20, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm MST
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3.25 Credit Hours $0.00Colorado Syphilis Symposium: Women, Babies and Prevention
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St. Louis PTC - STI Intensive Course

Target Audience:  Physicians, midlevel practitioners (PA, NP), nurses, and other health professionals who see patients with or at risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Course Description:   This course, an intensive overview of STIs, includes 14 hours of lecture over two days. Topics will include updated treatment and management information as well as case based discussions. 

 

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

* Describe clinical features of reportable STIs: syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia

* Recognize clinical presentations of common viral STIs: herpes, HPV, HSV

* Understand current STI epidemiological patterns

* Demonstrate improved skills in completing a trauma informed and gender affirming STI history and physical exam

* Discuss clinical characteristics of common vaginal infections: trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis

* Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care

* Describe current approaches to STI/HIV prevention including pre-exposure prophylaxis and expedited partner therapy

* Discuss evidence-based patient management strategies following CDC’s STI Treatment Guidelines

               

Accreditation Statement

The St. Louis STI/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 STI/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

Jul 22-23, 2021
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Nov 4-5, 2021
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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Mar 3-4, 2022
Virtual Classroom, MO
8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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14 Credit Hours $0.00
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CA PTC -STD Clinical Update

STD CLINICAL UPDATE WEBINAR

Congenital Syphilis Update for CA Women's Jail Proividers

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 12:00PM-1:15PM (PDT)

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE:

MONDAY, JULY 26, 2021 AT 4:00PM (PDT) 

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) continues to see dramatic statewide increases in congenital syphilis (CS), a severe yet preventable condition when syphilis is passed from mother to fetus. In California, many infants with CS are born to parents who were recently incarcerated, suggesting syphilis screening in adult correctional facilities may offer an important opportunity for CS prevention.

This webinar features Dr. Rosalyn Plotzker and Ms. Laura Kovaleski, co-authors of the CDPH Expanded Syphilis Screening Recommendations for the Prevention of Congenital Syphilis, who will provide a clinical overview of CS prevention and discuss the recommendation to screen women in correctional facilities for syphilis. Finally, Dr. Kristin Walsh, physician with Santa Clara County’s Adult Custody Health Services and HIV specialist at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center’s PACE clinic, will present the county's experience implementing such screening practices.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

• Describe California's CS epidemiology and incorporate data into screening

• Discuss the importance prenatal syphilis diagnosis, evaluation, and management

• Explain and apply CDPH recommendation to screen women for syphilis in adult correctional facilities

 

ACCME Disclosure

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 University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and the California Prevention Training Center. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may receive continuing nursing education credit for this educational activity as the ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreement. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™



Elizabeth Olson 510.625.6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Jul 27, 2021
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:15pm PST
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1.25 Credit Hours $0.00Congenital Syphilis Update for CA Jail Providers
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Denver PTC - Wet Prep Workshop

This 3.5 hour virtual workshop will present knowledge and techniques necessary for the proper collection, examination and reporting of vaginal wet preps. The course is divided into three sections: 1. Presentation on the Diagnosis of Vaginal Infections; 2. Video on Examination of Vaginal Wet Mounts proper use of the compound microscope; and 3. Virtual Practicum of known and unknown vaginal fluid specimens.

Providers who live in the following regional states are given priority slots in course: AR, CO, LA, MS, OK, TX, UT, WY 

Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am

CE:  This course offers 3.0 hours of CNE/CME

For course content questions, please contact course instructor: Teri Anderson, teri.anderson@dhha.org, 720-234-7138

For technical questions related to the virtual delivery of the course, please contact program assistant: Nexi Sanchez, at Nexi.SanchezVillalobos@dhha.org or 720-789-1181 



Teri Anderson 3036023602 teri.anderson@dhha.org

Jul 29, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Denver, CO
8:00am - 11:30am MST
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3 Credit Hours $30.00Denver PTC Virtual Wet Prep Workshop
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Jul 30, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Denver, CO
8:00am - 11:30am MST
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3 Credit Hours $30.00Denver PTC Virtual Wet Prep Workshop
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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St. Louis PTC - STI Update Course

Update on STI Treatment Recommendations: Implications for Clinical Settings

Target Audience:  Physicians, midlevel practitioners (PA, NP), nurses, and other health professionals who see patients with or at risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Course Description: Faculty and staff from the St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center will discuss the recent CDC guidance on gonorrhea treatment as well as forthcoming changes to the CDC STI Treatment Guidelines. Topics will include evidence-based approaches to STI epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

Course Objectives:

· Discuss current approaches to gonorrhea diagnosis and treatment.

· Describe the role of antimicrobial stewardship in the management of urethritis, including management strategies for chlamydia.

· Describe current literature on the management of vaginitis.

Accreditation Statement

The St. Louis STI/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 STI/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

Sep 9, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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Dec 9, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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Feb 10, 2022
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows

This course is VIRTUAL. There is no "in person" segment of the session!
 
This training is for Fellows in the last year of training and features 16 hours of didactic lectures and case discussions.

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

Dec 6-10, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:30am - 1:00pm EST
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0 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Virtual Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows
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