Virtual STI Update

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When:
February 4, 2021 @ 8:15 am – 12:15 pm
2021-02-04T08:15:00-06:00
2021-02-04T12:15:00-06:00
Where:
ONLINE
Cost:
Free
Contact:
St. Louis STI/HIV Prevention Training Center
314-747-1522

Free, but registration required in advance: https://courses.nnptc.org/register.html?id=2887 

 

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.

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