STD Intensive Course (EV 2108) | 1 day
STD Clinical Intensive Course
This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners who provide STD care. Priority will be given to clinical providers. Any non-clinical providers will be placed on the waitlist.
By the end of the course, participants should be able to 1) Describe current STD screening strategies, diagnostic algorithms, and CDC treatment recommendations; and 2) Describe the public health aspects of STD care and case management (e.g. timely disease reporting, optimal partner management).
Space is limited. Online registration is required. Returning users will be asked to login with their email and password before completing the registration form. If you are a new user, please follow the instructions to create a new account using a valid email address. You will be asked to enter your email address twice, and leave the password field blank. A temporary password will be emailed to you, which you can change to one you can easily remember.
Your registration is not complete until you receive a confirmation email. All course information will be sent via email.
CME (Physicians): 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 Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and NYC PTC. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician assistants will receive a non-MD CME certificate.
CNE (Nurses/Nurse Practitioners): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity provides 6.2 contact hours.
CEU: The CDC has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 0.6 ANSI/IACET CEU's for this program.
Attendees must attend the full day to receive continuing education. Partial credit will not be provided.