Meeting Archive:
Adolescent Sexual Health Webinar


Meeting Description:

An Overview by CDC, Society for Adolescent Health & Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics & the National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers

 

This webinar is for physicians, advance practice nurses, and other health care providers who see adolescents in the U.S. in primary care practice settings such as private practices/HMOs, community health centers, adolescent clinics and school based health centers.

After this presentation, participants will be able to

  • Describe the impact of STDs on adolescents in the United States
  • Discuss changes to the 2010 STD Treatment Guidelines relevant to the care of adolescents
  • Identify two tools for engaging adolescent patients in a sexual health dialog
  • Describe CDC and AAP STD screening recommendations for adolescents
  • Identify AAP, SAHM, NNPTC and CDC sexual health resources for adolescent care providers
 
The Bureau of Infectious Disease Prevention, Response and Services, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Bureau of Infectious Disease Prevention, Response and Services, Massachusetts Department of Public Health is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This program has been offered by the Bureau of Infectious Disease Prevention, Response and Services, Massachusetts Department of Public Health.  A maximum of 1.5 contact hours for this program may be provided in accordance with the regulations governing continuing education requirements by Boards of Registration for Nursing in your state.  Please refer to the regulations for your state to see if you may apply physician continuing medical education credits towards your education requirements.

 

NOTE: TO RECEIVE CMEs, VIEWERS MUST COMPLETE AN EVALUATION AFTER THE WEBINAR

 

 
Details
Date: Wed, Jun 1, 2011
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Host(s): CDC NPIN
 Presenter Information
Gail Bolan, MD
 
Director, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Katherine Hsu, MD, MPH
 
Co-Chair, National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) ; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University Medical Center

Gale Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM
 
NCC Representative, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM); Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Woman and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo

Elizabeth Alderman, MD, FAAP, FSAHM
 
Chair, Section of Adolescent Health Executive Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP); Professor, Clinical Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine