Event Description


2010 STD Treatment Guidelines Webinar: An Overview by CDC and the NNPTC

Date
1/13/2011
Duration
1 hour
Status
Closed
Location
National
Cost
FREE
Credit Hours
1

2010 STD TREATMENT GUIDELINES WEBINAR:
An Overview by CDC and the NNPTC

DUE TO OVERWHELMING INTEREST,
REGISTRATION FOR THE LIVE EVENT ON JANUARY 13, 2011 HAS BEEN CLOSED.

This archived webinar will be available for viewing for one year, until January 12, 2012.  For information on accessing the recorded webinar, please select "Register for the Wait-List," above, and instructions will be emailed to you following the live event.  

This webinar is for clinicians providing care for persons with or at risk for STDs and/or clinicians and other staff working in health care settings that provide clinical care for persons with or at risk for STDs.

Faculty Presenters:

  • Charlotte Kent, PHD, Acting Director, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Kim Workowski, MD, Emory university; Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Gail Bolan, MD, Medical Director, California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
  • Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
  • Edward (Ned) Hook III, MD, Medical Director, Alabama/North Carolina STD/HIV Prevention Training Center

After this presentation, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the impact of STDs in the United States
  2. Discuss the role and importance or the 2010 STD Treatment Guidelines
  3. Identify two of the recommended treatment regimens for uncomplicated gonococcal infections of the cervix, urethra, and rectum
  4. Discuss antimicrobial resistance in gonorrhea and other STDs
  5. Identify one resource for additional training on STD prevention and treatment

NOTE: TO RECEIVE CMEs AFTER VIEWING THE LIVE EVENT, ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER INDIVIDUALLY ONLINE BEFORE JANUARY 12, 2011

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Cincinnati, the National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers, US Department of Health & Human Services, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The University of Cincinnati is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Cincinnati designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.


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