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CPD Event - Sexual Health Update for General Practice (Bourke)

Date: 11-04-2019 18:00:00 to 20:00

Date & Time:     

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 6:00pm-8:00pm 


University of Sydney, North West Academic Centre, Hospital Grounds, Tarcoon Street, Bourke 


Therese Gale - T: 0439 104 597 E:

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Tuesday, April 9, 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.

Presenters: Kim Grant, Sexual Health and HIV CNC for Western NSW LHD and Dr Nick Comminos and Dr Suzanne Rix, Sydney Sexual Health Centre

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


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

Learning Outcomes:

  • Being comfortable taking a sexual history and being aware of guidelines for STI testing and at-risk groups
  • Know and recall key clinical features and testing and treatment recommendations for STI syndromes
  • Be familiar with key Public Health and Individual-level STI/HIV prevention initiatives
  • Being familiar with antimicrobial stewardship principals in Sexual Health and the safe prescribing of antimicrobials

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