Family Planning for Advanced Practice Training

A two-part training, including live and enduring material activities, designed specifically for RNs, Advanced Practice Nurses, and Physician Assistants.



Reproductive Anatomy; Physiologic Basic Reproduction: Endocrinology of the Menstrual Cycle and Influence on Contraception Mechanisms; Basic Infertility Care; Preconception, Contraceptive Methods Mechanisms of Action and Effectiveness of: Combined Hormonal Contraceptives; Progesterone Only Contraceptive Pills; Depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable contraception; Hormonal and Copper IUD; Permanent Contraception; Emergency Contraception; Pregnancy Options; STD Screening, Testing, Diagnosis, and Treatment; Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Adolescents, People with Disabilities, History of Trauma, and LGBTQQIA People; Evidence- based Clinical and Counseling Guidelines; History of Title X Funding; and Issues of Racial Equity in Reproductive Healthcare.

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This educational activity is pending approval for 17.5 contact hours for nurses.



$300 (includes educational materials and 17.5 contact hours for nurses). No cost for staff of ABCD and MDPH funded family planning programs. Staff requesting contact hours certificate will be charged
$200 to defray approval expenses.



Enduring training  – Start date: October 11; End date: November 12, 2021
Live training          – Session 1: Friday, October 22, 2021
                             – Session 2: Friday October 29, 20
Registration Deadline: October 8