Wednesday, June 12, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
 

Changes occur rapidly in the fields of HIV and Hepatology. This course is designed to provide practitioners with the most up-to-date clinical information on a variety of topics to assist in their care of patients living with HIV and/or Hepatitis C. After attending the course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the steps NYS has taken to accomplish the end of the AIDS epidemic in NYS
  • Discuss the Department of Health & Human Services Treatment Guidelines for antiretroviral therapy, including common medications used in HIV treatment in 2019
  • Discuss the rationale for the rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy following an HIV diagnosis
  • Describe updates in sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Describe strategies to attempt to de-escalate situations with agitated clients without resorting to force or restraint
  • Define trauma-informed care and list ways that agencies can apply this information to their sites
  • Apply presented strategies for treatment to case presentations

To join, please register online 

 
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