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Online modules related to DIS services can be accessed anytime by visiting this website and selecting tracks A-D. Please note this is for accessing online modules only.

Browse all of the available Online Modules

Audience: Veteran Partner Services Providers wanting refresher training, or those interested primarily in the Disease Concepts content (formerly known as CDC’s Employee Development Guide (EDG))

To Register: Register as a new user at www.learnpartnerservices.org, and select the Browse option.

 

STD Update

Flyer to come soon with presentation and sign up information

Where: Hotel 43

Time: 8am-5pm

Cost: $100 registration fee - lunch onsite

Title: HIV and HCV Update: Corrections to Community

Trainer:  Lara Strick, MD

Date: May 27, 2015

City, State: Meridian, ID

Start time:  8:00 a.m.

Contact person: Judy Thorne (208) 373-1710

              Target audience: Idaho Dept. of Corrections, Corizon Health and other interested providers

Passport to Partner Services will take place in Twin Falls, Idaho, September 16-18, 2015. DIS, clinical, CBO and epidemiology staff are welcome to attend.

Cost: $0

Contact: Diana Gardner @ gardnerd@dhw.idaho.gov

Website: http://nnptc.org/resources/passport-to-partner-services/

 

 

Title of Event:  Fundamentals of Waived Rapid Testing

Trainer:  Judy Thorne

Date:  June 12 , 2015

City, State:  Pocatello, ID

Start time:   9:00 a.m.

Contact person/Phone:   Judy Thorne (208) 373-1710

Target Audience:  Pocatello Family Medicine, Genesis Project, All Under One Roof, others per request

 

Webinars

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North Dakota HIV/STD/TB/Hepatitis Program Lunch and Learn

April 22, 2015 at 10 AM PDT/12 PM CST/1 PM EDT

 

Topic: STD Surveillance Data and STD Diagnosis, Treatment and Follow-Up

Upon completion of the one hour webinar the participants will be able to describe the last year STD data for North Dakota, including incidence, prevalence, and disease trends.  Participants will also be able to describe the current guidelines for diagnosing, treatment and follow-up of patients and close contacts.

Speaker: Dr. Kathy Hsu, Medical Director of the New England STD Training Center and faculty member at Boston University Medical Center

Register

Nursing credits are available for participants.  The presentation will be recorded and available on our site at http://www.ndhealth.gov/HIV/Resources/resources.htmfor later viewing.  

HIV/STD/TB/Hepatitis Lunch and Learns are provided every 4th Wednesday of the month.

Next Lunch and Learn: May 27th, 2015

Topic:  May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and our topic will focus on hepatitis screening, diagnosis, and treatment.





This engaging and informative one-hour online course, based on the popular two-day instructor-led training, provides an introduction to social determinants and HIV.  It includes an overview of social determinants, their relevance to health disparities, and their particular importance in understanding HIV.  The course makes effective use of videos and scenarios to illustrate key concepts.  By the end of the course learners will be able to describe social determinants and their impacts on HIV Risk, prevalence, and access to services, define a social determinants of health perspective, and identify places to intervene. This course may be taken at any time. 

Upon successful completion of the course, viewers can receive 1 credit hour BBS, CAADAC, CHES, or a general Certificate of Completion.

To register click here
www.KnowHepatitis.org provides distance learning programs for front line workers in Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and clinics. The program is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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