NC Annual STD Update - March 8, 2017

Bring Your Own Device: This is a mobile-friendly event! We will be using for questions and feedback at various points in the day. It works with smart phones, tablets, and of course laptops and desktops. A 6 digit participant code will be given frequently during the activity. Your input in this portion of the activity is anonymous. (Participants in group environments please remember to silence your devices.)

March 8 Connection Information

Participation type Service Connection details Additional Required will be used for the Audience Response questions/feedback. Please mute all devices during event. Contact Andy Brewer (336) 713-7016 or email for direct testing or with any technical questions.  
Sites with room video conferencing system Bluejeans
Meeting ID : 197419741974

Join with browser:

Test (prior to March 8): meeting ID: 111

Room video conference system, audio, video
All other sites (group and individual) GoToWebinar PRIOR to March 8 test your system to be GoToMeeting ready: Computer or laptop with audio output (speakers); projector/large monitors (for groups/ classrooms)
Alternate stream (live but 60 second delay) Mediasite Test alternate connection (view last year's update recording): Computer with audio capability. this is back up. Use only if others fail.
Alternate AUDIO connections (in case your computer audio does not work) Conference Phone To join AUDIO via phone :
Conferencing Number: 8007475150
Secondary Conferencing Number: +1 3032481290
Access Code (UP TO 96 PARTICIPANTS): 7137039
Alternate, alternate telephone connections
1) Dial one of these:
2) Enter Conference ID : 197419741974
Only use if your computer audio is NOT working.

Enterprise Video Conference Classrooms:

Video Conferencing System: -or-
Meeting ID : 197419741974

To join via Browser:

Anytime connection test: - meeting ID: 111

Webinar (Health Departments and Individuals):

PRIOR to March 8 test your system to be GoToMeeting ready:

GoToWebinar (slides and audio):

Alternate connection live stream (use if above fail - requires Silverlight plug-in):

Test alternate connection (view last year's update recording):


No Computer Audio? Alternate dial in audio connections:

To join AUDIO via phone :
Conferencing Number: 8007475150
Secondary Conferencing Number: +1 3032481290
Access Code (UP TO 96 PARTICIPANTS): 7137039

if above fails use this (UP TO 25 PARTICIPANTS):
1) Dial:
2) Enter Conference ID : 197419741974

Locations for live viewing as a group

Description: The NC STD Update will provide updated information in the management of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV. This activity will outline the common misconceptions about STDs, review common disease states that may complicate treatment, explore emerging infections and provide an update on appropriate treatment strategies.

Target Audience: This knowledge based activity is targeted to physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, public health workers and other health care providers.


Participant Registration (Must complete Step 1-3)

There is no registration fee, but REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for ALL participants.

Conference registration deadline is February 28, 2017. After the deadline, you may view the enduring/archived event that will be posted to the website within two weeks of the program date.

Step 1: Register with the CDC here:

In order for us to offer this event at no charge to participants, our funder, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, requires participants to complete a Health Professional Application for Training in addition to your registration through Northwest AHEC.

For issues with the CDC site, please email Thomas Creger -

We recognize that much of this information is redundant, but registration is required in BOTH systems to complete registration for this event and to receive continuing education credits.

Step 2: Select conference location (you will indicate which option on the conference registration page (link below)

A. Northwest AHEC Originating classroom - 475 Deacon Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC

B. Video Conference group site

C. Live remote connection to via webinar*

*Webinar will be the presentation slides and audio only. Speakers will not be visible. A post-test is required to obtain a certificate for all webinar (individual or health department) participants.

Step 3: Register for the conference (deadline for reigstration is February 28, 2017)

Provided by: NC Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Public Health, Alabama - North Carolina STD/HIV Prevention Training Center, NC AIDS Training and Education Center, The University of Alabama School of Medicine and Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC), a program of Wake Forest School of Medicine and part of the NC AHEC System.