Date
02 Aug 2018
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Cost
Free
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Available to
General Practice
Practice Nurses
Practice Managers
Allied Health Providers
General Practitioners
Pharmacists
Pharmacy Assistants
Practice Staff
Professional development points
4
VHHITAL and Melbourne Sexual Health Centre invite local 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 Nick Medland, Consultant Sexual Health Physician - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre and Dr Michael Roberts, Kardinia Health Geelong.
Sessions
Start Date
02 August 2018 07:00 PM
End Date
02 August 2018 09:00 PM
Geelong - Webinar
Start Date
02 August 2018 06:30 PM
End Date
02 August 2018 09:00 PM
Geelong - face to face
VHHITAL and Melbourne Sexual Health Centre invite local 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 Nick Medland, Consultant Sexual Health Physician - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre and Dr Michael Roberts, Kardinia Health Geelong.

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes
  • 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