2017 Annual North Carolina State STD Conference

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Description

The NC STD Update will provide updated information in the management of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV. This activity will outline the common misconceptions about STDs, review common disease states that may complicate treatment, explore emerging infections and provide an update on appropriate treatment strategies.

Objectives

  • Implement management strategies consistent with the CDC STD Treatment Guidelines for
    male urethritis.
  • Determine the significance of syphilis titer changes and implications for management.
  • Describe the epidemiology of meningococcal urethritis, sexually acquired GI pathogens and
    sexually acquired Zika virus infection.
  • Implement recommended evaluation and treatment strategies for HSV and HPV infections.
  • Describe at least one significant recent development in HIV prevention and management.

Target Audience

This knowledge based activity is targeted to physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, public health workers and other health care providers.

Contact Michele Bailey for more information at [email protected]