Sexually Transmitted Infections


This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 1.25 NAPNAP contact hours, of which 0.5 is pharmacology content.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

  • Identify screening recoemmendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) for early detection of STIs.
  • Describe primary and secondary levels of prevention of STIs.
  • Distinguish presentation of common STIs and vaginitis infections.
  • Formulate a treatment plan of care that includes prescribing and follow-up recommendations based on current CDC guidelines.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 Contact hours
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Course expires: 

Brenda Cassidy, DNP, RN, CPNP-PC: Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh


Dr. Cassidy has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Contact hours


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