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Apr 17-18, 2018
2 days

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

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

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

St. Louis Syphilis Update Webinar 10-12PM (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.