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Friday, October 6

Business Over Breakfast

Business Over Breakfast

presented by the
Ouachita Parish STD/HIV Response Task Force - Louisiana Department of Health

All Medical providers, including physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants are invited to attend this event.
(specialties most encouraged to attend: OB/GYN; pediatrics, dermatology, family medicine and emergency medicine)

Friday, October 6th from 7:30am-8:30am
Tower Place at 1500 North 19th Street in Monroe, LA

Why should I attend?
Louisiana is fi rst in the nation for congenital syphilis case rates. Monroe has the 3rd highest rate of primary and secondary syphilis rates in the state. One goal of the Offi ce of Public Health is to increase awareness and knowledge about syphilis among providers to reduce the number of primary and secondary syphilis cases and eliminate congenital syphilis.

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