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Zika: The New STI is a Course

Zika: The New STI

Time limit: 30 days
1.5 credits

$19 Enroll

Full course description


Release Date

September 1, 2017

Valid for credit through

March 31, 2021

Participants have fourteen days after registration to complete the online course.

CNE Credits

1.5 Contact Hours

Target Audience

Health Care Professionals who care for persons who engage in sexual intercourse, male partners of child-bearing age females, and pregnant women. It is also appropriate for other professionals interested in learning more about the Zika virus, known transmission pathways and counseling advice for protection.

Accreditation Statement/CNE Credit

This teacher-developed, learner-paced educational activity is designated for 1.5 Contact hours and is provided by the Boston College Connell School of Nursing Continuing Education Program.

Boston College Connell School of Nursing Continuing Education Program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Massachusetts Nurse Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Disclosure Of Conflicts Of Interest

None of the faculty or planners reports any financial interest or relationships related to the content of this CNE activity.

Instructions For Successful Completion And Credit

Participants have 14 days to complete the module after registration. To successfully complete the program and receive a certificate, participants must 1) read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; 2) study the educational activity; and 3) complete the evaluation form. After successfully completing this evaluation, you will be sent an email with a link that will allow you to view and then print your CNE certificate immediately.


This program is designed to enhance nurses’ knowledge of current professional practices. When conducting patient care, nurses must follow the established standards of care, policies, protocols and procedures of their agencies. These education programs do not replace existing legal and regulatory requirements and rules.

Module Contributor

Dottie Jones


Alison O. Marshall, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Clinical Instructor, Boston College Connell School of Nursing