An interactive course taking approximately 60 minutes to compete. This course is intended as a training tool for laboratory technicians who process and manage specimens.

Topics include:

  • preoperative considerations
  • surgical preparations
  • the dorsal-slit procedure
  • post-operative care
  • managment and complications

This on-line training course is an educational program designed as an introduction to the topic of adult male circumcision.  Successful completion of this course DOES NOT certify competency to safely conduct adult male circumcisions.  Hands-on training and certification by an approved surgical training program is required before attempting to perform any surgical procedure, including adult male circumcision

This course was produced by the Rakai Health Sciences Program, The Uganda PEPFAR Distance Learning Initiative and the Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE)