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STIs and PrEP: An update for Primary Care – Melton & Webinar
North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network
Phone: 03 9347 8811
From: 19/03/2020 - 6:45 pm
To: 19/03/2020 - 9:00 pm
VHHITAL invites local GPs and primary healthcare professionals to attend an evening update on Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and Chlamydia and PrEP in general practice.
Webinar is available. Please indicate which session you want to attend.
Facilitated by Dr Melanie Bissessor, Sexual Health Physician- Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and light dinner 7:00pm - 9:00pm: Training session
For those attending in person: please make your way to the Balam Balam room on arrival
This session has been approved for 4 Category 2 RACGP points.
Presenter: Dr Melanie Bissessor
A light dinner will be provided.
Dinner and registration: 6.30 - 7.00 pm
Session: 7.00 - 9.00 pm
Registrations are essential. RSVP by Friday 13th March 2020
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