A7 Partner Services: Challenges and Innovations

Tuesday, March 9, 2010: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM
Dogwood B (M1) (Omni Hotel)
10:15 AM
Evaluation of Statewide Case-Report Based System for Triaging Patients to Receive Partner Services for Gonorrhea or Chlamydial Infection
Matthew Golden, MPH, MD, Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Roxanne Kerani, PhD, STD Control Program, Public Health - Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, James Hughes, PhD, Biostatisics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Mark Aubin, BA, STD Services Section, Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, WA, King Holmes, MD, PhD, Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA and Mark Stenger, MA, Infectious Disease & Reproductive Health, Assessment Unit, Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, WA
10:30 AM
Maximizing Case Finding Efforts Among Early Syphilis Contacts in An Era of Limited Field Investigation Resources
Rilene Ng, MPH1, Romni Neiman2, Michael Samuel, DrPH3 and Gail Bolan, MD1, 1Sexually Transmitted Disease Control Branch, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, CA, 2Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDPH STDCB 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Bldg P, 2nd Floor, Richmond, CA, 3Epidemiology and Surveillance Section, California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch, Richmond, CA
10:45 AM
Best Practice Recommendations for Reportable STI Case Management and Contract Tracing
Rita Shahin, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, Toronto Public Health, Toronto, ON, Canada, Colin Lee, MD, MSc, CCFP(EM), FRCPC, Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, Barrie, ON, Canada, Mary Gordon, MD, FRCPC, Sexual Health Clinic, Ottawa Public Health, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Karen Verhoeve, RN, BScN, MA, Public Health Department, Region of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada and Carol Woods, MScN, Sexual Health Program/Research, Program Evaluation, Epidemiology, Algoma Public Health, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada
11:00 AM
Strengthening Community Involvement in Partner Services
Elaine Martin, MA, Caroline Campbell, BA and Tammie Woodson, BS, Division of Disease Prevention, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond, VA
11:15 AM
Maximizing the Utility of the Internet for DIS Partner Services in Massachusetts
Hillary Johnson, MHS, David Goudreau, BA, LSW and Thomas Bertrand, MPH, Division of STD Prevention, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, MA
11:30 AM
Evaluation of An On-Line Partner Notification Program
Cornelis Rietmeijer, MD, PhD, Benton Westergaard, BS and Doug Richardson, MAS, Department of Public Health, Denver Health, Denver, CO
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