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CPD Event - Overview of HIV, Sexually Transmissible Infections and HCV (Cobar)

Date: 13-02-2019 18:00:00 to 20:00

Date & Time:      Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 6:00pm-8:00pm 
Location:      Cobar Primary Heath Care Centre, 24-26 Harcourt Street, Cobar 
Contact:      Therese Gale - T: 0439 104 597 E: therese.gale@wnswphn.org.au
RSVP by: Monday, February 11, 2019

Health professionals are invited to attend an education session on HIV, Sexually Transmissible Infections and HCV. This education activity will provide a review of current treatments and management including: prevention strategies, contact tracing and referral pathways.

Presenter: Kim Grant, Sexual Health and HIV CNC for Western NSW LHD and Dr Eleanor Freedman from Sydney Sexual Health Clinic

Target Audience: GPs, Registrars, Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Students, Specialists, Allied Health Professionals and other interested health professionals

Program:

  • 6.00pm - Registration/Light Refreshments (provided)
  • 6.20pm - Welcome
  • 6.30pm - Education Presentation & Case Study Discussion
  • 7.40pm - Interactive Discussion/Q&A 
  • 8.00pm - Evaluation and Close

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discuss the clinical spectrum of chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, HIV and Hepatitis C
  • Identify the appropriate method of diagnosis
  • Describe at a basic level, the management of a person with an uncomplicated STI, HIV or hepatitis C
  • Identify resources available to help with the interpretation of test results and contact tracing
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