Event Description

ARCHIVED STD Expert Hour - The ABCs of IUDs and STDs

On Demand
1 hour
Credit Hours

The ABCs of IUDs and STDs

with Michael Policar, MD, MPH

Our STD Expert Hour Webinar Series is a recurring webinar series that highlights current topics in the prevention and management of STD to further advance your practice. We're thrilled to offer access to our network of STD Experts and hope you join us for valuable insights into delivering excellent sexual health care for your patients.


What to expect this STD Expert Hour:

Learning Objectives: 
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss benefits using IUD for long-acting reversible contraceptive (larc).
2. List considerations of STD when inserting an IUD.
3. Develop a strategy to minimize STD risk. 
4. Identify key counseling messages to encourage IUD patients to prevent new STD infection. 

Registration fee:  $10.00
Certificate: Free

To request information on scholarships that may be available, please contact captc@ucsf.edu.

CME – This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality /California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) through the joint providership of Cardea and CAPTC. Cardea is accredited by the IMQ/CMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Cardea designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Contact Hours – The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 14547 for 1.2 contact hours for this STD Expert Hour Webinar. If you are requesting nursing contact hours, you must view the entire training. No partial credit is allowed.

Physicians must receive a score of 100% on the evaluation to receive CME credits.

To obtain your Certificate, following the online course, close your browser window and log into our registration system - www.registration.californiaptc.com

1 - Select "My Training" from the left hand navigation bar. 

2 - Select the "Certificate" button and follow the instructions on the screen.

All planners, CME committee members and presenters do not have any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest with the exception of Dr. Policar, as noted during his presentation. His presentation underwent a review and no commercial bias or promotion of a commercial interest was found in the content.

References and bibliographic sources for further study are listed throughout presentation.

Creation Date: 11/18/15
Reviewed Date: 1/12/17
Expiration Date: 1/12/20

System requirements: Firefox, Safari or Chrome.

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