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May 9, 2014
San Jose, CA
3 Credit Hours
Class Full
$0.00

STD/HIV Update for Educators

This one-day training is intended for professionals who work with youth and and will provide a more in-depth look at STDs/HIV, including trends, transmission, consequences, STD/HIV connection, and appropriate risk-reduction messages for this population. There will also be a review of the California Education Code related to HIV/AIDS Prevention Education and Comprehensive Sexual Health Education.


Available through this training will be access to free STD-specific resources, including "STD 101 for Teens" PowerPoint and Making the Connection Between STDs and HIV Lesson Plans.

The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is apporved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 14547 for 6 contact hours for STD/HIV Update for Educators. 

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May 14, 2014
Mountain View, CA
6 Credit Hours
$0.00

STD Overview for Non-Clinicians

Learn about STD epidemiological trends, STD effects on reproductive organs, causes of STDs, symptoms, transmission, consequences, and STD risk reduction. Link behavioral and immunological factors of HIV and other STDs. Practice simplifying appropriate messages for STD education and counseling. Designed for people working in STD/HIV prevention and education who are not medical providers. (This training is also available in Spanish as Resumen de Enfermedades Transmitidas Sexualmente for persons who work with bilingual and monolingual Spanish-speaking clients.)

The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 14547 for 7.8 contact hours for STD Overview for Non-Clinicians.  

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May 22, 2014
San Francisco, CA
3 Credit Hours
$25.00

Examination and Interpretation of Wet Preparations of Vaginal Specimens

A three-hour course from 2-5 p.m. beginning with a fifteen-minute didactic presentation on applicable issues of CLIA regulation, quality control, and infection control. This will be followed by fifteen minutes on interpretation of VWM and application to diagnosis of vaginitis, utilizing lecture, PowerPoint presentation, and group discussion. The remaining two and one-half hours consists of experiential training, including laboratory practicum on examination of saline and KOH vaginal wet mounts (VWM). During this portion of the training, participants will have an opportunity for group discussion, explanation and demonstration, as well as practice and return demonstration.

3 CME credits: $15; Nursing Contact Hours: Free

 

Cardea Services designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

This activity have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical (IMQ/CMA) through the Joint Sponsorship of Cardea Services, Inc., and the California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center.

 The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 14547 for 3.6 contact hours for Examination & Interpretation of Wet Preparations of Vaginal Specimens. If you are requesting nursing contact hours, you must be in attendance for the entire training. No partial credit is allowed.

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