Contemporary Management of HIV

Available once again in 2018! In this engaging live meeting series available throughout the United States, expert faculty review key data informing the optimal use of contemporary HIV treatment. Full details of the many available topics are provided below.

To Host an Event
You know best what educational topic(s) would be most valuable in your local area, so let us know and we can arrange the details. We’ll work with you to choose the topic, date/time, and speaker. On the day, you will introduce the speaker and help lead the discussion. There will be no cost to the host or the attendees.

Please contact us at meetings@clinicaloptions.com to learn more.

Agenda

Specific meetings can focus on any of the following aspects of the management of antiretroviral therapy (ART):

  • Selecting First-line ART
  • Ask an Expert: Answers to Your HIV Questions
  • ART Strategies in Advanced Clinical Development for 2018
  • Evolving Approaches to ART Modification
  • Current Controversies in HIV
  • How Common Comorbidities Affect ART Management
  • How Aging Affects ART Management
  • Plus updates on new HIV data from the major scientific meetings of the year, including CROI, IAC, and IDWeek

The timing and agenda for each individual meeting is as follows:

  • Welcome, CME information, and baseline outcomes questions (10 mins)
  • Case 1 discussion followed by didactic slides (10-15 mins)
  • Case 2 discussion followed by didactic slides (10-15 mins)
  • Case 3 discussion followed by didactic slides (10-15 mins)
  • Question and answer session, concluding outcomes questions (15-20 mins)

Events

Date / Time
Event Details

Faculty

Jonathan Appelbaum, MD

Laurie L. Dozier Jr, MD, Education Director
Professor of Internal Medicine
Chair,
Department of Clinical Sciences
Florida State University College of Medicine
Tallahassee, Florida

Jared M. Baeten, MD, PhD

Professor, Departments of Global Health and Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Roger Bedimo, MD

Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Section Chief
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
VA North Texas Health Care System
Dallas, Texas

Thomas B. Campbell, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, Colorado

Lisa Capaldini, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Castro Medical Group
San Francisco, California

Connie Celum, MD, MPH

Professor, Department of Global Health and Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Trevor Crowell, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, Maryland
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, Maryland

Joseph Eron, MD

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Director, AIDS Clinical Trials Unit
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Carl Fichtenbaum, MD

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Ian Frank, MD

Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Director, Clinical Therapeutics Program
Penn Center for AIDS Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Robert Grossberg, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Medical Director
Center for Positive Living/ID Clinic
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, New York

Geeta Gupta, MD

Professor
Director,
AIDS Education and Training Center
University of California, Irvine
Orange, California

David Hardy, MD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Director of Evidence-Based Practices
Whitman-Walker Health
Washington, DC

Keith Henry, MD

Director, HIV Clinical Research
Hennepin County Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Princy Kumar, MD

Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
Division of Infectious Diseases
Georgetown University Hospital
Division Chief
Division of Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, DC

Kenneth Mayer, MD

Infectious Disease Attending and Director of HIV Prevention Research
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Medical Research Director
Fenway Community Health
Boston, Massachusetts

Leandro Mena, MD

Chair and Professor of Population Health Science
John D. Bower School of Population Health
Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases
University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Jackson, Mississippi

Christian Ramers, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
UC San Diego School of Medicine
La Jolla, California
Assistant Medical Director
Division of Special Populations
Department of Research
Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California

Paul E. Sax, MD

Clinical Director
HIV Program and Division of Infectious Diseases
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

William Short, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Shobha Swaminathan, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, New Jersey

Donna Sweet, MD

Professor
Director, Ryan White Programs
Director, KU Internal Medicine Midtown Clinic
Department of Internal Medicine
The University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita
Wichita, Kansas

Heidi Swygard, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Alan Taege, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Staff Physician
Department of Infectious Disease
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

MARC TRIBBLE, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor 
Division of Infectious Diseases
Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas
Dallas, Texas

Timothy Wilkin, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Cornell Clinical Trials Unit
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York

David Wohl, MD

Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Site Leader, AIDS Clinical Trials Unit-Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Director, North Carolina AIDS Training and Education Center
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Co-Director, HIV Services
North Carolina Department of Correction
Raleigh, North Carolina

CME

Goal
The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ competence in providing optimal care for HIV-infected patients through the appropriate use of contemporary antiretroviral regimens.

Target Audience
This program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals who provide care for HIV-infected patients.

Learning Objectives

  • Apply best practices when selecting first-line antiretroviral regimens for HIV-infected patients
  • Integrate treatment modification strategies when appropriate for patients already receiving antiretroviral therapy
  • Provide individualized care for key populations of HIV-infected patients, according to factors such as age, comorbid conditions, and concomitant medications
  • Provide insightful counsel to patients and colleagues regarding antiretroviral strategies in development
  • Pharmacists will be able to provide appropriate counsel to patients and other members of the treatment team
  • Nurses will be able to provide appropriate counsel for patients and their families

Accreditation

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Designation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, the Annenberg Center and Clinical Care Options. The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this live meeting for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacist Continuing Education

Accreditation Statement
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Credit Designation
This program is designated for up to 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit. Individual topic ACPE UANs available within the Event Date tab.

Type of Activity:
Knowledge

For Pharmacists: Upon receipt of the completed activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 4 weeks.

Nursing Continuing Education

Credit Designation
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation
1.0 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.

California Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13664, for 1.0 contact hour.

A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form and will be emailed to you within 4 weeks.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
The "Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy" of Albert Einstein College of Medicine requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience any relationship with a pharmaceutical or equipment company. Any presenter whose disclosed relationships prove to create a conflict of interest with regard to their contribution to the activity will not be permitted to present.

The Albert Einstein College of Medicine also requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

The staff of the Center for Continuing Medical Education of Albert Einstein College of Medicine have no conflict of interest with commercial interests related directly or indirectly to this educational activity.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.

Peer Reviewer: Barry S. Zingman, MD, Medical Director, AIDS Center; Clinical Director, Infectious Diseases, Moses Division; and Professor of Clinical Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine has no real or apparent conflicts of interest to report.