Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
We provide training to health care providers in Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Minnesota on the prevention, diagnosis, management, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.
Our education and training programs are specifically designed for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, laboratorians, health educators, and other health care professionals. Clinical and laboratory training programs include in-person lectures and didactic courses, hands-on clinical and laboratory experience, clinical consultation on all aspects of managing patient care, and Internet-based training and educational resources.
Our primary course offerings include: STD Update for Clinicians with Optional Clinical Practicum; Ask, Screen, Intervene: Incorporating HIV Prevention into the Medical Care of Persons Living with HIV; Essential STD Exam Skills; Microscopic Exam of Vaginal Fluids; Venipuncture Techniques. Visit the Upcoming Classes page for the current listing.
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In addition to offering Courses, we also help you keep up-to-date with Online Resources and Webinars:
- CDC STD Surveillance 2013 data
- Seattle STD/HIV PTC & NYC STD/HIV PTC Webinar: "Routinizing STI Screening in Primary Care" - November 17, 2014
- IAS–USA Webinar: "What's New in Sexually Transmitted Infections in the HIV Care Setting: Focus on Syphilis and Gonorrhea" - January 22, 2014
- IAS–USA Webinar: "Chronic Pain in Patients with HIV: What Clinicians Need to Know" - February 20, 2014
- Archived Webinar Now Online: "The Affordable Care Act and Tuberculosis Control: Navigating New Territory" - August 23, 2013
- Archived Webinar Now Online: NIHCM-NCC Webinar - "Adolescents and STDs: A Call to Action for Providers and Health Plans" - July 24, 2013
- STD Treatment (Tx) Guidelines - Now as a Mobile App for Apple and Android
- NNPTC Online STD Cases Series - All cases are now live at www.STDCases.org
- The Practitioner's Handbook for the Management of Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2013: www.STDHandbook.org
- AIDSVu: an interactive online map depicting the HIV epidemic in the U.S.
- Prevention With Positives: Resource Center for Prevention with Persons Living with HIV
- NNPTC's Examination of Vaginal Wet Preps training video now availble online