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The NYC STD Prevention Training Center provides a monthly newsletter for the Columbia University Irving Medical Center/NY Presbyterian Emergency Department. On this page, you will find newsletters and associated CME/CNE instructions per newsletter. Please contact us at if you have any questions.

April 2023
CE Instructions

STI Newsletter

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: This enduring activity is designed to increase knowledge and change competency of sexual health practices and strategies.


At the conclusion of the session, the participant should be able to:
1. Describe current STD screening recommendations.
2. Describe current STD treatment guidelines.
3. Describe the importance of interprofessional collaboration in sexual healthcare. 

FACULTY/                                              CREDENTIALS:

Jason Zucker MD MS, Assistant Professor, Divisions of Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Columbia University Medical Center; Assistant Medical Director, New York City STD Prevention Training Center 


April 1 2023
April 1 2025


Physicians, Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician’s’ Assistants


The audience should provide clinical care for patients with STIs.

FORMAT:                                               This activity is Enduring Journal


NYC STD Prevention Training Center,



In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and The NYC STD Prevention Training Center.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for .5 nursing contact hours.


CDC, our planners, and content experts wish to disclose they have no financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies with the exception of Dr. Barbee. Dr. Barbee wishes to disclose research support from Nabriva, Hologic, SpeeDx. All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual has been mitigated.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CDC did not accept financial or in-kind support from ineligible companies for this continuing education activity.

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

To receive continuing education (CE) for JA4689(SC) - STI Newsletter please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before 4/1/2024

Complete the activity.
Complete the Evaluation at
Pass the posttest at 75% at

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

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