STI Testing 101

In this class, we will discuss the lifecycle of testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections (STIs), starting from how to protect yourself, if you think you might have an STI, through understanding your results and getting treatment. We’ll discuss the most common STIs including HPV, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and herpes as well as all your testing options both at home and in-person.

What class will cover:

- What is an STI?

- Are you at risk for an STI?

- How to get tested

- Understanding your results

- Talking to your partner

Presented by: Dr. Hope Riciotti: Chair in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and an Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology at Harvard Medical School.