Event Description

ARCHIVED STD Expert Hour - What’s New in the 2015 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines

On Demand
1 hour
Credit Hours

What’s New in the CDC’s 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines 

with Ina Park, MD, MS


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:

In this edition our Medical Director, Dr. Ina Park, will present discuss what's New in the CDC's 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines.

Learning Objectives: 
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Update clinical practice to include changes in recommendations in the revised 2015 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines, to update their clinical practice.
2. Summarize issues related to gonorrhea drug resistance to ensure appropriate treatment and follow-up testing.
3. Describe the clinical diagnosis, staging, treatment, and ongoing management of syphilis, to ensure infections are appropriately diagnosed and treated.
4. Discuss STD screening recommendations for different populations including youth, pregnant women, gay men, and HIV-infected clients to improve patient outcomes.

Registration fee:  $10.00
Certificate of Completion: Free

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

Continuing Education Information - CME & Nursing Contact Hours - Free

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Curry International Tuberculosis Center and CAPTC. The Curry International Tuberculosis Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This conference is approved for 1 continuing education hours.

The Curry International Tuberculosis Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The Curry International Tuberculosis Center is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California State Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 12308. This educational conference is approved for 1 continuing education hours. Board requirements prevent us from offering CE credit to people who arrive more than 15 minutes after the start of the training, or leave the training early. Therefore, partial credit will not be awarded.

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

Participants must provide license number in order to receive 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.

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

Creation Date: 9/15/15
Reviewed Date: 1/12/17
Expiration Date: 1/12/20

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