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CA PTC - CDC 2021 STI Treatment Guidelines Update

2021 STI Treatment Guidelines: What's New

Friday, December 10, 2021

10:00AM-12:00PM (ChST) 

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE: Thursday, DECEMBER 9, 2021, 4:00PM

Join us to learn more about the 2021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines. Updated every 4-5 years, CDC's STI Treatment Guidelines provide current evidence-based diagnostic, management, and treatment recommendations, and serve as a source of clinical guidance for managing sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This webinar will cover 2021 changes.

Learning Objectives

1. Learn about and become proficient with the treatment updates

2. Discuss and be able to share the rationale for the updates

3. Understand the changed needed and apply to clinical practice


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 1.5 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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™


Elizabeth Olson 510-628-6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Dec 10, 2021
Webinar
10:00am - 12:00pm CHST
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1.5 Credit Hours $0.002021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines: What's New
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2021 Connecticut Department Of Public Health STI Clinicians Virtual Meeting: Part 1

This two day virtual activity will address the following:  STI epidemiology in Connecticut, 2021 STI Treatment Guidelines, and updates from the Connecticut State Laboratory.  Discussions will address syphilis, herpes, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and other sexually transmitted infections.



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

Oct 21, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:00am - 12:00pm EST
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2.5 Credit Hours $0.002021 Connecticut Department Of Public Health STI Clinicians Virtual Meeting: Part 1
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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.

If you would like to be a part of the Georgia Department of Health ECHO community, please go to or share the following link https://forms.gle/LLXjCm8chrZmCY9z9 to complete the registration form. (The GDH ECHO registration will not register you for CE. Please complete the NNPTC registration to be eligible for CE.

ACCREDITATION:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the AccreditationCouncil for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Alabama School ofMedicine (UASOM); the southeast STD/HIV Prevention Training Center; the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB),Division of Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program; UAB Alabama AIDS Training Education Center(AATEC) / Southeast AIDS Training Center (SEATEC); and the Jefferson County Department of Health. The UASOM isaccredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University Of Alabama School OfMedicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim onlythe credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. UAB is an equal opportunity /affirmativeaction institution.




Oct 21, 2021
Learning Community
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: "Ending the HIV Epidemic & Reducing Health Disparities: Lessons Learned from COVID-19"
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Nov 18, 2021
Learning Community
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: Addressing Challenges in Extragenital Screening
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Dec 16, 2021
Learning Community
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: The Community Resiliency Model
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SE PTC - Annual Alabama STD/HIV Update

Overview:

The Virtual 36th Annual Update (AL) will provide up-to-date information on prevention, management and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This year’s conference is broken down into two segments: Looking Towards the Future: Clinical Responses to COVID and Clinical Pearls: Incorporating the 2021 Treatment Guidelines into Your Practice. 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.

This meeting requires two registrations for entry. Your Zoom registration/access link will be provided after the completion of your NNPTC registration via calenar invitation.

Registration Deadline: October 20, 2021

Target Audience:

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

Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Alabama School of Medicine (UASOM); the Southeast STD/HIV Prevention Training Center; the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Division of Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program; UAB Alabama AIDS Training Education Center (AATEC) / Southeast AIDS Training Center (SEATEC). The UASOM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University Of Alabama School Of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity UAB is an equal opportunity /affirmative action institution.

Agenda:

8:00 AM     Meeting Room Opens

8:30 AM   Welcome and Introductions

8:45 AM   Looking Towards the Future: Clinical Responses to COVID-19

                *Break 9:45 – 10:00AM

Adapting to Clinical Services Distributions: Eaton, MD, MSPH | University of Alabama at Birmingham

PrEP and Prevention: Addressing Changes in Sexual Behavior During the COVID-19 Pandemic  Meredith Clement, MD | Louisiana State University

Regional and National Responses to COVID: Impacts on STI Care - Jeanne Marrazzo, MD | University of Alabama at Birmingham

11:00 AM   Clinical Responses to COVID in STI Care Panel Discussion

12:00 PM   Lunch

1:00 PM   Clinical Pearls: Incorporating the 2021 Treatment Guidelines into Your Practice  

                University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Infection Diseases

               *Break 2:00 – 2:15PM

Vaginitis – Christina Muzny, MD

Mycoplasma Genitalium – William Geisler, MD, MPH

Chlamydia - William Geisler, MD, MPH

Gonorrhea - William Geisler, MD, MPH

3:15 PM   2021 CDC Treatment Guidelines Panel Discussion

3:45 PM    Questions and Closing Remarks

4:00 PM      Evaluation

4:15 PM     Adjourn



Tom Creger 205-975-5505 creger@uab.edu

Oct 27, 2021
Live Web Stream
8:30am - 4:30pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.0036th Annual Alabama STD/HIV Update
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2021 Connecticut Department of Public Health STI Clinicians Virtual Meeting: Part 2

This two day virtual activity will address the following:  STI epidemiology in Connecticut, 2021 STI Treatment Guidelines, and updates from the Connecticut State Laboratory.  Discussions will address syphilis, herpes, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and other sexually transmitted infections.

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

Oct 28, 2021
Virtual Classroom-Jamaica Plain, MA
8:00am - 12:00pm EST
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6 Credit Hours $0.002021 Connecticut Department of Public Health STI Clinicians Virtual Meeting: Part 2
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CA PTC - STI Intensive

STI Clinical Update

San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco City Clinic

Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 9:00AM-1:00PM (PDT)

REGISTRATION CLOSES ON 11/03/2021 AT 4:00PM (PDT)

The San Francisco Department of Public Health continues to see concerning rises in sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This half-day, virtual event will provide important updates in the field of sexual health to help providers strengthen the delivery of STI prevention and care. Hear from local experts on STI epidemiology in San Francisco, important recommendations to prevent congenital syphilis, updates from the 2021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines, and a lively case panel.

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize current STI trends in San Francisco
  • Identify and screen those most at risk for syphilis in San Francisco
  • Describe updated treatment recommendations for chlamydia, gonorrhea, Mycoplasma genitalium, NGU, and trichomonas


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 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 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 Credit(s)™ through its reciprocity agreement. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.


Elizabeth Olson Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Nov 4, 2021
Webinar
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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3.75 Credit Hours $0.00STI Clinical Update: San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco City Clinic
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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 diseases (STDs).

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 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 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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Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop

Instruction in using microscopy techniques  for improved detection, diagnosis and treatment of STIs.

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

Nov 5, 2021
Charlestown, MA
10:00am - 12:30pm EST
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2.5 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop for IHP Students 2021
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Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop for IHP Students only

Instruction in using microscopy techniques for improved detection, diagnosis and treatment of STIs.

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

Nov 5, 2021
Charlestown, MA
2:00pm - 4:30pm EST
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2.5 Credit Hours $0.00Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop for IHP Students only
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Denver PTC-2021 Louisiana STI Clinical Update

2021 Louisiana STI Clinical Update 

Agenda

  • STI Treatment Guidelines Update: GC, CT, and Related Syndromes
  • STI Treatment Guidelines Udpate: Syphilis
  • Congenital Syphilis in Louisiana
  • Expert Panel Discussion


Date: November 16, 2021

Time: 12:00-1:30pm CT

Cost: None

Continuing Education: 1.25 hours of CNE/CME are available for this course

To receive continuing education, participants must:
1. Register for the course
2. Attend the course
3. Complete the post-webinar evaluation

Evaluations
1. Evaluation surveys are sent via email immediately following the webinar.
2. CE certificates are available for download 4-6 weeks following completion of your evaluation.
3. Evaluations are closed down 2 weeks after the webinar. Be sure to complete your eval! 

*This virtual event will be conducted on ZOOM. ZOOM Registation details to be sent in confirmation email.



Nov 16, 2021
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:30pm CST
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1.25 Credit Hours $0.002021 Louisiana STI Clinical Update
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UW PTC - Clinical STD Update for Clinicians

The STD Clinical Update Mini-Series  is a two 1/2-days 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
November 17 - 18, 2021
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Pacific 
Cost: free
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
  • Update on PrEP
  • 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 November 10, 2021 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

Nov 17-18, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.25 Credit Hours $75.00November 2021 Update
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St. Louis PTC - Syphilis in Pregnancy and Congenital Syphilis

"Syphilis in pregnancy and Congenital Syphilis" - Friday, December 3, 2021 - 9 am - 10 am

Targeted to Illinois based clinicians 

However all physicians, midlevel practitioners (PA, NP), nurses, and other health professionals who see patients with or at risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are welcome to attend!

Objectives: 

  • Review syphilis epidemiology in Illinois and the US
  • Explain recommended STI screening practices in pregnancy
  • Describe management of syphilis in pregnancy
  • Discuss prevention of congenital syphilis
  • Review congenital syphilis case examples

Designation Statement: The St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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.



Shirley Williams 314-747-1522 swilliam@dom.wustl.edu

Dec 3, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 10:00am CST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00Syphilis in Pregnancy and Congenital Syphilis for Illinois
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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
Waitlist
0 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Virtual Advanced STD Clinical Intensive for Fellows
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Denver PTC - Virtual STD Intensive Course

The Virtual STD Intensive Course  content includes bacterial (gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis) and viral (HPV, HSV) sexually transmitted infections, HIV prevention, vaginitis and PID, and case management discussions, as well as practice in taking a sexual history.

 Each course is limited to 12 - 15 participants, and is delivered via an interactive  online platform over four days (Monday - Thursday), from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MT.

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

Jan 24-27, 2022
Virtual Classroom-Denver, CO
8:00am - 12:00pm MST
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12.25 Credit Hours $100.00Virtual STD Intensive Course - January 24 - 27, 2022
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

Feb 10, 2022
Live Web Stream
8:00am - 12:00pm CST
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4 Credit Hours $0.00
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