2 Day STD Update for Clinicians with Optional Clinical Practicum

Starting5/22/2013 Ending5/23/2013 StatusClosed
LocationAnchorage, AK Cost$100.00 Credit Hours13.5

This is the registration for the IN PERSON course.  The LIVE INTERNET option is available for registration here: http://seattlestdhivptc.org/class_information.html?id=46

This two day lecture course (lectures on both days) addresses recent developments in the prevention, diagnosis and management of STDs. Continuing education is availble (see below for details).  An optional two day clinical practicum is available to participants who complete this Update. This course typically includes a selection of the following topics:

  • STDs in Alaska:  An Epidemiological Overview
  • Diagnosis and Management of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea – Changes and Challenges
  • Update on Biomedical Prevention of HIV and STD
  • Contraceptive Update
  • Syphilis: Clinical Refresher and Update in Epidemiologic Trends and Diagnosis
  • New Developments in the Diagnosis & Management of Genital Herpes
  • Genital Infections with Human Papillomavirus
  • Update on Vaginal Health
  • Update on Viral Hepatitis
  • Overview of Genital Dermatology: Common Presentations & Clinical Pearls

Learning objectives:
1. Discuss the latest diagnostic procedures for sexually transmitted infections.
2. List the current recommended treatments for prevalent sexually transmitted infections.
3. State the clinical and laboratory criteria for diagnosis of the infections covered.


Attend one of two ways!

In person:

Cost: $100

Attend the course in Anchorage. Network with other providers in Alaska. Have the chance to meet and talk with our Faculty Experts. Lunch and continental breakfast provided. Hotel rooms, dinner meals, and parking fees are not covered in the registration fee and are the participants’ responsibility.



Cost: $50

Attend the course as a live internet streaming event from your home or office. You will be able to view the presentation slides and listen to the speakers.

Register for the Live Internet Streaming Event here:




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 (ANCC).
Psychologists: The UW School of Nursing qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-924-249(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.

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