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Type: On-demand
Recorded: 12 Oct 2022

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Sexually transmitted infections

On-demand recorded 12 Oct 2022

Join Dr Lara Roeske and Dr Terri Foran talking about Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs).

Some of the topics to be covered are:

  • New statistics in STI transmission rates or resurgence of particular of STIs
  • Women and STIs: Age groups at risk and particular populations at risk,
  • New approaches in management
  • When to do an STI check, opportunistic screening and education

Learning outcomes

  1. Discuss the resurgence of various sexually transmitted infections in Australia
  2. Discuss management approaches for sexually transmitted infections in at risk populations
  3. Resources and guidelines available for management and treatment of sexually transmitted infection in Australia
This event attracts 2 CPD points

This event attracts 2 CPD points

This event is part of Women's Health Week webinar series 2022. Events in this series are:

Facilitator

Dr Amy Moten
Chair RACGP Specific Interests Sexual Health Medicine

Dr Amy Moten is the Coordinator, Medical Education at SHINE SA where she provides clinical education to doctors, registered nurses and midwives and other health professionals in South Australia. She also works as a GP with a special interest in sexual and reproductive health care and is Chair, RACGP Specific Interests Sexual Health Medicine.

Presenters

Dr Terri Foran

Dr Terri Foran is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer with the School of Women's & Children's Health at the University of NSW. She is also a Sexual Health Physician and has a special interest in contraception, menopause issues and the management of sexually transmitted infections. She was for six years until 2004, the Medical Director of Family Planning New South Wales and is now in private practice in Darlinghurst in inner Sydney.

Dr Lara Roeske
GP, Chair RACGP Specific Interests

Dr Lara Roeske is a current member of the Ministerial Advisory Group on Sexually Transmissible infections and Blood Borne Viruses (MACBBVSTI). She is a GP and practice owner, Chair RACGP Specific Interests and RACGP Board Director and has held many senior positions at the RACGP, including Deputy Chair Victoria Council, inaugural Chair of RACGP Specific Interests Sexual Health Medicine group, and past Chair of the Women in General Practice RACGP Victoria committee. With a career spanning more than 20 years, Dr Roeske has worked in advisory roles to key stakeholders, on steering committees, guideline working parties, representing the RACGP across a range of domains relevant to sexual and reproductive health, cervical cancer prevention and translation of evidence into practice at state and national levels.

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