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Updates in Self-Collection; Direct-to-Consumer STI Testing Services; and the Future of Over-the-Counter STI Testing

Description

This session will cover three main topics: collection of specimens in non-clinical settings for remote lab testing; direct-to-consumer (DTC) testing options and practices; and, an overview of issues to consider about over-the-counter (OTC) testing for STIs.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify regulatory needs of a direct-to-consumer program.
  • Navigate the complexities of re-test/confirmation testing of samples from people who have used a DTC option.
  • Begin mapping strategies for clinical and laboratory management of patients presenting with OTC results.

Supported in part through educational grants from:


Contributors

  • Barbara Van Der Pol, PhD, MPH

    Professor of Medicine & Public Health
    University of Alabama at Birmingham

October 5, 2022
Wed 2:00 PM EDT

Duration 1H 0M

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