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Apr 17-18, 2018
2 days
$75.00
Webinar

St. Louis PTC - 2 Days STD Intensive (Distance Learning) | 2 days

The course, an intensive overview of STDs, includes 14 hours of lecture over two days (clinical training will be scheduled on a case by case basis).  Topics presented include:  gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, trichomoniasis, PID, genital herpes, HPV, Hepatitis B, chancroid, urethritis/cervicitis syndromes, pediculosis/scabies, HIV/HIV, partner management, and case studies.

May 10, 2018
0.2 days
$15.00
Webinar

St. Louis STD 101 for Community Health Workers Webinar | 0.2 days

This program provides a basic overview of the clinical aspects of STDs for people working in STD/HIV prevention and education.  Learn about STDs including epidemiology, reproductive anatomy, causes, symptoms, transmission, prevention & partner services. 

This course is designed for non-clinicians, counselors, case managers, outreach workers, teachers, health educators, church health ministers, youth workers. 

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe common STDs and their symptoms.
  • Describe the synergistic effects between STDs & HIV.
  • Discuss resources available for those affected by STDs and HIV.
  • List high risk behavior for acquiring STD/HIV.

Jun 14, 2018
1 day
$25.00
Webinar
Aug 16, 2018
1 day
$25.00
Webinar

St. Louis STD Update WEBINAR 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (CDT) | 1 day

This course is designed for Physicians, PAs, NPs and RNs who see patients with or are at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).

Course Agenda:  Update on chlamydia diagnosis and treatment;  Update on drug-resistant gonorrhea;  Changing epidemiology and clinical presentation of syphilis;  New developments in STD testing.

Course Objectives:  At the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  1.  List the STDs most affected by drug resistance.
  2.  Describe the best practices for chlamydia patient management.
  3.  Recognize emerging trends in syphilis clinical presentation.
  4.  Provide strong rationale for STD screening in your practice.

Jul 19, 2018
1 day
$15.00
Webinar

St. Louis Syphilis Update Webinar 10 AM -12 PM (CDT) | 1 day

This course, a comprehensive study of the diagnosis, management and treatment of syphilis.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe the manifestations of primary and secondary syphilis.
  • Recognize, differentiate, and evaluate genital ulcers.
  • Interpret the basic laboratory tests used to diagnose syphilis, including microscopy and serology.
  • Describe the current diagnosis and treatment recommendations for all stages of syphilis.

Sep 14, 2018
1 day
$60.00
Kansas City, Missouri

St. Louis PTC - Kansas City, MO Advanced STD Intensive | 1 day

DESCRIPTION:  This full-day course will provide state-of-the-art training in the field of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), with an emphasis on clinical diagnosis, treatment and prevention.  Using evidence-based guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the course will review current issues related to the epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic strategies, and appropriate treatment regimens for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and other STDs. 

Learning Objectives-At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

1)  Discuss current understandings of STD clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment

2) Describe current epidemiological trends and resistance patterns for STD pathogens

3) Utilize 2015 CDC Treatment Guidelines for STD treatment and prevention

Sep 25-26, 2018
2 days
$75.00
St. Louis, MO

St. Louis PTC - Two Days STD Intensive | 2 days

The course, an intensive overview of STDs, includes 14 hours of lecture over two days (clinical training will be scheduled on a case by case basis).  Topics presented include:  gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, trichomoniasis, PID,  genital herpes, HPV, Hepatitis B, chancroid, urethritis/cervicitis syndromes, pediculosis/ scabies, HIV/AIDS, partner management, and case studies.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  At the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe clinical features of common STDs.
  • Demonstrate improved skills in completing STD history and physical exam.
  • Integrate HIV risk assessment into patient care.
  • Demonstate universal precautions during specimen collection.
  • Describe the process of partner notification and contact tracing.
  • Discuss recent changes to the CDCs STD Treatment guidelines.
  • Identify current point-of-care tests available for STD diagnosis.
  • Recognize the sign and symptoms of Primary, latent and late latent syphilis.
  • List current vaccines available for STDs.