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STIs - "Don't forget the boys"

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Mercure Nottingham Sherwood Hotel

296 Mansfield Road

Nottingham

NG5 2BT

United Kingdom

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This free course is for Practice Nurses working within Nottingham City, Nottingham North and East, Nottingham West and Rushcliffe CCGs.

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This half day, theory based course is delivered by specialist sexual health nurses, who are competent in the assessment, diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted infections.

This course aims to give you the knowledge to take an appropriate sexual history, test for and manage uncomplicated sexual infections in men and identify when and how to refer to a specialist service.

At the end of this session you will have an awareness of:

  • How to take a sexual history from a man
  • Signs and Symptoms of common STIs
  • Testing for STIs
  • Results and Partner notification
  • Treatment
  • Vaccinations
  • PREP and PEP
  • Referral to specialist services

This course will be interactive, encouraging you to further develop your existing knowledge. It will be delivered using a self-assessment quiz, PowerPoint presentations, small group work and case based discussion.

Please bring any relevant clinical cases that you would like to discuss with you.

Refreshments: Lunch is provided. Tea and coffee will be provided at lunchtime.

Parking: There is parking at this venue. Please input your vehicle registration number plate at the reception desk on arrival.

Accessibility: This venue is fully-accessible. If you have any special requirements, please contact us on 0115 9691169 Ext. 71611.

Cancellations and updating registration information: If your contact details change or you want to amend your booking, please log in to Eventbrite to make any changes. If you cancel your booking with less than 48 hours notice, we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee of £50 (sometimes an emergency can change your ability to attend the session, so please let us know the reason for your cancellation).

If you are a Practice Nurse working outside the defined areas and wish to attend, please contact us on SHS.Training@nuh.nhs.uk

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296 Mansfield Road

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