This course will review recent research findings in STD diagnostics, care and prevention that emphasize the importance of screening for STDS at a community-level for prevention. Exciting new developments in biomedical prevention approaches will be considered, including pre-exposure prophylaxis. This course will be of interest to clinicians, program staff, and others who treat and interact with patients with or at risk for HIV/STI. New Developments in STD Treatment will be discussed.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
- Discuss changing epidemiological trends in syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia
- Describe new developments in STD testing, treatment, and prevention
- Identify current trends in STD antimicrobial resistance
Historical Course included for informational purposes only. Not currently part of the curriculum.