Update on The Management of STDs and HIV Prevention
This 2-day didactic course addresses recent developments in the prevention, diagnosis and management of STD and will include the following topics: Update on Biomedical Prevention of HIV and STD, New Developments in the Diagnosis and Management of Genital Herpes, Syphilis: Clinical Refresher and Update in Epidemiologic Trends and Diagnosis, Dragnosis and Managment of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea - Changes and Challenges, STDs in Adolescents: Special Concerns, Genital Infections with Human Papillomavirus, Update on Contraceptives, Overview of Viral Hepatitis, Update on Vaginal Health, and Overview of Genital Dermatology: Common presentations & Clinical Pearls.
Continuing Education is available.
Discuss the latest diagnostic procedures for sexually transmitted infections.
- List the current recommended treatments for prevalent sexually transmitted infections.
- State the clinical and laboratory criteria for diagnosis of the infections covered.
An optional 2-day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete this course.
Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, PTC Medical Director
Julie Dombrowski, MD, MPH
Nina Kim, MD, MPH
Brian Kumasaka, MD
Robert Lehman, MD
Hillary Liss, MD
Sarah Prager, MD
Devika Singh, MD, MPH
Sue Szabo, PA-C
Anna Wald, MD, MPH
Silver Cloud Hotel
Seattle, WA 98122
Seating is limited and pre-enrollment by January 24, 2013 is required.
Hotel rooms and dinner meals are not covered in the registration fee and are the participants’ responsibility. Lunch and a Continental breakfast will be provided each day. Discounted room rates and free parking at Silver Cloud hotel are available.
Continuing Medical Education: The University of Washington School of Medicine 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 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education: Professionals who wish to receive a contact hour certificate must complete a CE registration form (provided at the course), all course activities, and an evaluation. A certificate for 13.5 contact hours (of which 9.7 are in pharmacology at the advanced practice level) will be awarded.
The University of Washington School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
- Psychologists: The UW School of Nursing qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-924.240(1).
- Social Workers and Counselors: The UW School of Nursing qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-809.610.
- Other Disciplines: A certificate will be awarded for use in documenting completion of this offering.