Online Education | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2016 - Sexy Topics in STDs: 2016 Update

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Sexy Topics in STDs: 2016 Update

Course Description

This module focuses on the updated STD Treatment Guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control, including new information on screening, treating and providing ongoing care. The talk concludes with a brief discussion of CDC recommendations regarding the Zika virus. 


Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD
Medical Director, Infectious Disease Clinic, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center; Assistant Medical Director, Madison Clinic, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Comments from lecture attendees:

"Shireesha Dhanireddy always gives a great talk. I was happy to hear some of the newer information."

"Very interesting and useful and well-presented."

Target Audience

For women’s health nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals. 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this module, you will be better able to:

  1. Review epidemiology of STDs nationally and locally.
  2. Discuss new treatment guidelines for STDs.
  3. Review strategies for prevention.

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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