Continuing Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE 2017 NATIONAL SEXUAL HEALTH CONFERENCE HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR UP TO 14.39 HOURS OF CME OR CNE CREDIT

The breakdown of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) credit is as follows:

Day 1 total CE: 2.0 hours
Day 2 total CE: 7.48 hours
Day 3 total CE: 4.91 hours

TOTAL available CME/CNE: 14.39 hours

Please note that persons attending select pre-conference events may be eligible for additional CE credit.

What if my profession is not listed?

If your profession is not listed and you require continuing education credit, you may be able to present the conference program and your certificate of attendance to your accrediting board to receive credit.

The following objectives have been identified for this activity:

OVERALL OBJECTIVES

  1. Understand current progress, challenges and opportunities in the United States across the spectrum of sexual health services including, but not limited to, reproductive health, comprehensive sexual education, HIV, sexually transmitted infections, viral hepatitis, substance abuse, cultural responsiveness, LGBTQ health, high-impact prevention, health equity, sexual violence prevention, HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis and social determinants of health.
  2. Identify opportunities for collaboration, integration and innovation across disciplines and across the broad range of sexual health services.
  3. Recognize opportunities and strategies to increase knowledge, communication and respectful attitudes regarding sexual health
  4. Recognize opportunities and strategies to increase use of high quality evidenced-based educational, clinical and other preventive services that improve sexual health
  5. Identify ways to increase healthy, responsible and respectful sexual behaviors and relationships
  6. Recognize opportunities and strategies to decrease adverse health outcomes including HIV, STIs, viral hepatitis, unintended pregnancies and sexual violence
  7. Recognize opportunities and strategies to decrease stigma and increase health equity

CME/CNE DISCLOSURES:

A full list of continuing education disclosures from our planners and speakers will be distributed to attendees to ensure awareness of any potential conflicts of interest that may lead to commercial bias. In addition, speakers & faculty will inform participants when any off-label treatments – those not recommended by the Food and Drug Administration for the purpose noted – are discussed.

All of the above has been undertaken in compliance within the following accreditation standards:

The Denver Prevention Training Center (PTC) is accredited by the Colorado Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Denver PTC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 14.39 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits (TM). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Denver PTC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The Denver PTC provider #DPT-0915 approval expires 2/1/2019. This activity is designated for a maximum of 14.39 CNE contact hours.