Treating Syphilis in Saskatchewan

Wednesday, March 29, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Delivered over Zoom

Target Audience:
Family physicians, specialist physicians, medical resident, nurses, and nurse practitioners.
All other allied healthcare professionals are encouraged to attend.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Explain syphilis rates for Saskatchewan
  • Describe syphilis transmission and manifestations
  • Describe syphilis testing methods for Saskatchewan
  • Describe syphilis diagnosis, staging, and treatment
  • Recognize neurosyphilis manifestation
  • Recognize when to refer to an infectious disease specialist for syphilis treatment
Alexander Wong MD, FRCPC
Infectious Disease Specialist, Regina ID Clinic
Associate Professor, Infectious Diseases, University of Saskatchewan

For more information contact Amanda Galambos;

laptop-green-icon.jpgThis presentation will be recorded and sent to registered participants. We encourage learners to attend the live event, however, reviewing the recording is a possibility not to miss out on valuable content!

This presentation has received funding from the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health in the form of an unrestricted educational grant.

CME Accreditation

The College of Family Physicians of Canada: This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Continuing Medical Education Division, University of Saskatchewan for up to 2.0 Mainpro+ credits.

Other Healthcare Professionals: Participation in webinar may be included as part of the continuing education and competence programs established by individual professional associations.