Update in contraception and sexual health for GPs and nurses - 7 February 2019, Newport

Date: 07 Feb 2019

Start time: 09:15AM

End time: 05:00PM

Venue: Lysaght Institute

Orb Road

Off Corporation Road

Newport

South Wales

NP19 0RA

Cost: Doctors £115. Nurses,other health professional £80

Update in contraception and sexual health for GPs and nurses - 7 February 2019, Newport

Topics

  • Genitourinary Medicine
  • Contraception

This is an interactive one day update in contraception and sexual health with case discussion. Target audience includes GPs, practice nurses, midwives and sexual health staff.  It will include reference to latest guidance from Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health (FSRH), British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) and National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

Programme

 

9.15-9.30 Introduction
9.30-10.30 Combined hormonal contraception - back to basics. What do women need to know?
10.30-11.00 STIs in practice: new treatment guidelines for Chlamydia and PID
11.0-11.30 Refreshment break
11.30-12.00 Effect of weight/BMI on contraception
12.00-12.30 Emergency contraception (EC)
12.30-13.00 Case discussion: EC and STIs
13.00-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.30 Breakout groups/case discussion Group 1: practice nurses and those new to contraception - working within patient group directives (PGDs) and prescribing safely Group 2: Experienced practitioners - case discussion, managing contraceptive problems Group 3: Sayana Press practical session
15.30-15.45 Refreshment break
15.45-16.30 Contraception for specific populations
16.30-17.00 Quiz and closing discussion