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External CPD Event and Webinar - STIs and PrEP: An update for Primary Care (Mildura)

Date: 05-09-2019 18:30:00 to 21:00

Date & Time:     

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 6:30pm-9:00pm 


Botanica Restaurant, 427 Deakin Avenue, Mildura



T: (03) 9347 1188 E:

VHHITAL invites local GPs and primary healthcare professionals to attend an evening update on Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and Chlamydia in general practice.


  • Associate Professor Joe Sasadeusz, Senior Physician - Hepatitis Clinic, The Royal Melbourne Hospital and HCV/HIV Clinics, Alfred Hospital and Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
  • Yasmine Birnie, Sexual Health Nurse - Sunraysia Community Health Services 

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
  • Identify patients for pre-exposure prophylaxis and initiate treatment, monitor renal function and screen for STIs and HIV appropriately

For more information and to register, please click HERE