HPV & Cervical Disease:
Risk-based management of screening results
This CME/CE course is designed for clinicians who provide cervical cancer screening and/or diagnostic services. During this audience-centered course, participants will review screening technique, discuss recent research findings, and apply the current screening and management guidelines through interactive case studies.
- HPV and risk of cervical disease
- Screening and management guidelines
- Optimal Pap collection technique
- HPV test as screening - Interim guidance
- Nomenclature changes
- Patient communication
See course Schedule for dates, locations and registration information.
Patty Cason, MS, FNP-BC
Consultant & Speaker: ASCCP, CFHC, COFP
Patty Cason is a family nurse practitioner. She has practiced for over 30 years in a wide variety of clinical settings and is an Assistant Clinical Professor and guest lecturer at the UCLA School of Nursing. Patty is contracted with numerous governmental and training agencies. Patty recently completed writing a chapter on Sexuality for the 3rd edition of the textbook Women's Gynecologic Health. She has been published in the Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, has written a LARC Toolkit, has written a manual for incorporating sexual and reproductive health services into primary care and is completing a comprehensive ten part on-line series on intrauterine contraception for the CAL. Patty is actively promoting innovative patient centered counseling techniques through train the trainer programs and research. Patty was named Family Planning Champion 2015 by the California Family Health Council.
Out-of-state providers should contact:
Kelly Grande, MPE
Every Woman Counts
Accreditation Statement: These activities as indicated by CME under the title have been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the Institute for Public Health. The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this enduring material 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.
Disclosure: All speaker/planner full disclosure information will be provided in advance of the presentation.
NURSING CREDITS GRANTED BY THE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16486, for 6 contact hours.
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Last updated: August 22, 2016