This webinar will provide a clinical overview of CS prevention and discuss the recommendation to confirm syphilis status for pregnant patients in the ED. In addition, Dr. Kristopher Lyon, Public Health Officer and EMS medical director in Kern County, California and emergency department associate medical director, will present on syphilis screening in EDs from an on-the-ground perspective.


Please join two OBGYNs, Dr. LaTanya Hines and Dr. Michael Policar, for a webinar training on how to effectively communicate with your clients about COVID-19 vaccination, including overall safety, safety and efficacy during pregnancy and post-partum lactation, and the evidence regarding COVID-19 vaccination and future fertility.

Tuesday November 16, 10am – 12pm Pacific

This 2-hour online training focuses on basic knowledge about different kinds of opioids and stimulants. We will review basic information about how and why they are used and discuss ways to reduce the harms of using these types of drugs.

CDPH continues to see dramatic statewide increases in cases of congenital syphilis. This webinar will provide a clinical overview of CS prevention and discuss the new Expanded Syphilis Screening Recommendations from CDPH as they relate to family planning and primary care providers.

This half-day, virtual event will provide important updates in the field of sexual health to help providers strengthen the delivery of STI prevention and care. Hear from local experts on STI epidemiology in San Francisco, important recommendations to prevent congenital syphilis, updates from the 2021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines, and a lively case panel.

Implementing the CDC STI Treatment Guidelines, 2021: A Conversation for Family PACT Providers

Wednesday September 8, 2021, 12:00pm – 1:30pm, PST

The long-awaited 2021 CDC Sexually Transmitted Infections Treatment Guidelines were published in MMWR on July 22, 2021. This webinar will focus on significant changes from the 2015 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines, including updated guidelines for the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, pelvic inflammatory disease, genital herpes, Mycoplasma genitalium, and vaginal trichomoniasis.

1.5 CME credits at no cost. Only available to those who attend the live event.

NNPTC Clinical Faculty will review important treatment considerations in the new 2021 STI Treatment Guidelines.

Faculty will review major changes by infection and have time for questions and answers.

Presented by: Gayge Maggio, FNP-BC, AAHIVS. Thursday, August 26, 2021 2:00PM-3:15PM (PDT). This webinar will focus on the sexual health needs of transgender and gender non-conforming people. There will be a focus on learning to approach sexual health in a culturally sensitive, non-judgmental manner. Unique PrEP and PEP considerations in TGNC populations will be covered, as will contraceptive options for female assigned at birth TGNC patients.

Designed for public health leaders who manage case investigators and contact tracers supporting COVID-19 programs.

Date: Ongoing

Length: 8 hours (2 days @ 4 hours per day)

Congenital Syphilis Update for CA Jail Providers

July 27, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM (PDT)

Dr. Rosalyn Plotzker, Ms. Laura Kovaleski provide a clinical overview of CS prevention and discuss the recommendation to screen women in correctional facilities for syphilis. Dr. Kristin Walsh presents the county’s experience implementing screening practices.

1.25 CME credits at no cost.