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UW PTC - 1 Day Clinical STD Update for Clinicians

The STD Update  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 Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington states are welcome to attend.  CME/CNE is offered for this class.  


Livestream webinar
July 28 and 29, 2020
8:30am-12:30 pm
Cost: $75

 

TOPICS INCLUDE (subject to change):

  • Update on Gonorrhea
  • Update on Chlamydia
  • Syphilis: Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation
  • Syphilis: Treatment
  • Taking a Sexual History
  • 2020 CDC 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 July 24th 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

Jul 28-29, 2020
Live Web Stream
8:30am - 12:30pm PST
Register
6.5 Credit Hours $75.00July 2020 Update
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CA PTC - STD Expert Hour Webinar Series

STD Expert Hour: Delivering Sexual Health Services in the Time of COVID-19

Webinar Thursday, August 13, 2020 | 1:00 - 2:00PM (PDT)

with Ina Park, MD, MS and Rosalyn Plotzker, MD, MPH

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is impacting the delivery of sexual health services in California and throughout the United States. Health systems are facing unprecedented challenges while developing innovative ways to meet the sexual health needs of their patients in real-time, and in accordance with state and federal guidelines.

This free webinar will provide an overview of recent CDC recommendations for STD diagnosis and treatment when in-person exams and visits are limited. Best practices for the use of telehealth and home-testing for STD care and PrEP management will also be discussed.

After this webinar participants will be able to:

- Share implementation strategies for self-collected testing to minimize clinician exposure to COVID-19 when seeing clients for STD-related symptoms

- Identify changes to recommended syndromic treatment of urethritis, including treatment for gonorrhea and chlamydia

- Describe management recommendations for patients with genital ulcer disease

- Discuss HIV PrEP telehealth management approaches to ensure continuation of PrEP use for clients who are unable to get care in a clinic setting during and after the COVID-19 public health emergency

Includes continuing education for CME at no cost

Note for viewing and CME: you will receive a link to view the webinar seperately that we ask you not to share. Only those registered at https://courses.nnptc.org/class_information.html?id=2859 site will be eligible for CME.                              



Elizabeth Olson 510-625-6016 Elizabeth.Olson@ucsf.edu

Aug 13, 2020
Oakland, CA
1:00pm - 2:00pm PST
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1 Credit Hour $0.00Delivering Sexual Health Services in the Time of COVID-19
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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 virtual 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

Sep 21, 2020
Boston, MA
Waitlist
11.25 Credit Hours $0.00STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Oct 26-27, 2020
Boston, MA
Waitlist
11.25 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
Full - Register for Waitlist.

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Nov 9-10, 2020
Boston, MA
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11.25 Credit Hours $0.00Ratelle PTC - STD Clinical Intensive
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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
Waitlist
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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