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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

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
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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
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CA PTC -STD Clinical Update

STD CLINICAL UPDATE WEBINAR

Congenital Syphilis Prevention Update for California

Family Planning and Primary Care Providers

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | 12:00PM-1:15PM (PDT)

         

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2021, 4:00PM (PDT)

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) continues to see dramatic statewide increases in cases of congenital syphilis (CS), a severe yet preventable condition when syphilis is passed from mother to fetus. This webinar, presented by the California Prevention Training Center, features Dr. Eric Tang, public health medical officer at CDPH, who will provide a clinical overview of CS prevention and discuss the new Expanded Syphilis Screening Recommendations from CDPH as it relates to family planning and primary care providers.   After his presentation, Dr. Sara Kennedy, Chief Medical Officer of Planned Parenthood Northern California, will present her organization’s experience implementing expanded syphilis screening in their clinics to detect and treat syphilis cases to ultimately prevent CS cases in California. 

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Understand the epidemiology and recognize the risk factors for syphilis and congenital syphilis in California

2. Screen for syphilis based on the Expanded Syphilis Screening Recommendations from the California Department of Public Health

3. Appropriately diagnose and manage syphilis cases in your 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 1.25 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

Sep 28, 2021
Webinar
12:00pm - 1:15pm PST
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1.25 Credit Hours $0.00Congenital Syphilis Prevention Update for California Family Planning and Primary Care Providers
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UW PTC: Syphilis Intensive

The Syphilis Intensive provides participants with training in the most recent advancements in epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of syphilis. This session focuses on general syphilis overview and basics.

Course Objectives

  • Discuss the management of congenital syphilis
  • Discuss screening recommendations
Chase Cannon, MD, MPH

Dr. Cannon is an Infectious Disease Fellow at the University of Washington, Department of Medicine in Seattle, Washington.  He completed medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas in 2014 followed by Internal Medicine training at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2017.

Continuing Medical Education Available

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 1 hour per session AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Course planning committee members have nothing to disclose.



Amy Radford 206-616-7516 aradford@uw.edu

Sep 29, 2021
Webinar
9:00am - 10:00am PST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00Syphilis: In Pregnancy and Congenital Syphilis
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NYC PTC - 2021 Treatment Guidelines Webinar

STD Update
WCSC4437
Start 9/30/2021

 

AGENDA

TIME

SESSIONS

SPEAKERS

7:00-8:30 PM

STD Update

Gale Burstein MD MPH, Erie County Commissioner of Health and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University at Buffalo Jacobs School Medicine

Natalie Neu MD MPH, Medical Director NYC STD Prevention Training Center and Professor of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center

 

 


OBJECTIVES

  1. Describe current STD screening recommendations. 
  2.   Describe current STD treatment guidelines. 
  3.   Describe the importance of interprofessional collaboration in sexual healthcare.

ORIGINATION DATE:   June 1, 2020
EXPIRATION DATE:     June 1, 2022       


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 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 1.5 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 1.5 contact housr.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

 

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, our presenters and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the New York City STD Prevention Training Center are jointly providing the CNE for this activity. 

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity. 

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WCSC4437 STD Update please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before October 30 2021 

The course access code is Guidelines2021

Complete the activity.
Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/GetCE
FEES: There are no fees for CE.   

 



Sep 30, 2021
New York, NY
7:00pm - 8:30pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00AAP STI Treatment Guidelines Webinar
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Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop

Instruction in using microscopy techniques to improve detection, diagnosis and treatment of STDs

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

Oct 1, 2021
Charlestown, MA
10:00am - 12:30pm EST
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2.5 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop
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Nov 5, 2021
Charlestown, MA
10:00am - 12:30pm EST
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2.5 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle Wet Mount Laboratory Workshop
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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 designed to discuss challenging hepatitis (A, B and C) cases, barriers in prevention, treatment and management and to 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 7, 2021
Learning Community
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDPH Viral Hepatitis ECHO: Hepatitis B Virus: What You Need to Know
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Oct 21, 2021
Learning Community
12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00GDH ID-ECHO: EHE Updates
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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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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
October 12 & 13, 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 October 8, 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

Oct 12-13, 2021
Live Web Stream
9:00am - 1:00pm PST
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6.25 Credit Hours $75.00October 2021 Update
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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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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 (PST)

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

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 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

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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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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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

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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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
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