February 2016 – The Sylvie Ratelle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center has recently published a study on the viability of clinical training for practitioners verses other modalities of learning. Ratelle Presented 97 STD intensive training courses over eight years to 421 health care professionals. In this digital age 92.9 % of study respondents agreed they retained clinical knowledge acquired in the STD course longer. 84.1% strongly agreed/agreed the course changed their clinical practices. To read the other conclusions of the study click here.