Following this CME-based series of online case studies, participants should be able to:
Discuss recent trends in STI and HIV epidemiology, as well as how these trends impact care delivery and health outcomes in Rhode Island.
Identify ideal diagnostic tests for a given patient, given symptom presentation, likelihood of final diagnosis, patient history, and clinical environmental and cost constraints.
Apply learned concepts on HIV and STIs to typical patient encounters in clinical settings.
Target Audience: Medical providers from internal medicine, primary care, pediatrics, OB/GYB and other providers who are delivering services pertaining to sexual health.
Accreditation: Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: Physicians: Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Caterogry 1 Credit(s)™. Phycisican should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their particpations in the activity.
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Young Adults (ages 18 to 24)
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or other gender
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.
Adult and adolescent antiretroviral treatment
Antiretroviral treatment adherence, including viral load suppression