HORSHAM - STIs and PrEP - An Update for Primary Care - Monday 24 June

Facilitated by Dr Nick Medland, this evening update over dinner aims to update and inform health care professionals who may see syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia in primary practice. A short and practical session about PrEP will also be covered.

Webinar is also available. If you wish to join, please email vhhital@nwmphn.org.au after completing registration for more details.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discuss recent trends in syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia rates in Victoria
  • Describe the clinical presentation of gonorrhoea, syphilis and chlamydia
  • Identify at-risk patients to screen and test for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Manage patient treatment and follow-up for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Indentify patients for pre-exposure prophylaxis and initiate treatment, monitor renal function and screen for STIs and HIV appropriately

Speaker: Dr Nick Medland, Consultant Sexual Health Physician - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

Open to:

  • GPs & GP Registrars
  • Practice Managers
  • Practice Nurses
  • Medical students
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health

RACGP: This course has been approved for 4 Category 2 points

Bookings Essential 

RSVP: Monday 17 June

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Register here

Venue: Glen Logan Restaurant, 37 Dooen Road, Horsham. A light dinner will be provided.

For more information please contact:
Vernetta Taylor vernetta.taylor@westvicphn.com.au (03) 4310 5112 or VHHITAL@nwmphn.org.au  (03) 9347 1188 (Lien)

Event Properties

Event Date 6:30 pm, 24/06/2019
Event End Date 9:00 pm, 24/06/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 17/06/2019
Location
Glen Logan Restaurant
37 Dooen Rd, Horsham VIC 3400, Australia
Glen Logan Restaurant