Recognizing the Oral Manifestations of HIV/AIDS and other STDs

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College of Dentistry Lecture Hall 2, Room 503
600 W St NW
Washington, DC 20059

This course will discuss the definition of STDs, the incidence of STDs in the population, and the oral signs and symptoms of STDs. The list of STDs with oral manifestations includes Syphilis, Gonorrhea, HIV, and other viral STDs. The basic elements of a thorough oral examination will be discussed as well as relevant therapeutic regimens.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review current prevalence of HIV/STIs in the United States today
  • Understand the importance of HIV/STIs as they relate to dental health
  • Identify common oral manifestations of HIV/STIs

 Registered attendees will earn 1 hr 45min CEUs.