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STIs and PrEP: An Update For Primary Care – Webinar

May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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One event on June 25, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Screen, test, and manage syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia with ease

VHHITAL and Melbourne Sexual Health Centre invite GPs and primary healthcare professionals to attend an evening update on Gonorrhoea, Syphilis, Chlamydia and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in general practice.

Facilitated by:  Dr Melanie Bissessor,  Sexual Health Physician – Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

Continuing Professional Development: 4 x RACGP CPD Activity / 2 x ACRRM PDP points. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance. 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Identify at-risk patients to screen, take a sexual history and test for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Describe the clinical presentation of gonorrhoea, syphilis and chlamydia
  • Correctly perform testing for chlamydia, gonorrhoea and syphilis
  • Manage patient treatment, contact tracing and referrals for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Identify patients for pre-exposure prophylaxis and initiate treatment, monitor renal function and screen for STIs and HIV appropriately

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