HIV Now: Individualizing Treatment for Principal Populations Living With HIV—A Focus on Black MSM

On March 20 or March 21, join us for the third Webinar in a series reviewing best practices and emerging data applicable to HIV care!

In this live, 45-minute, CME/CE/CPE-certified Webinar, Lisa Hightow-Weidman, MD, MPH, and Carlos del Rio, MD, will provide expert insights on the disproportionate burden of HIV and lower rates of progression along the HIV care continuum among black men who have sex with men. The faculty will review and discuss the latest information on key strategies for overcoming barriers to improve outcomes and reduce HIV health inequalities.

Agenda

  • Welcome and Overview
  • Situation Analysis: HIV in Black MSM
  • Barriers to Effective HIV Management in Black MSM
  • Key Strategies for Breaking Down Barriers and Improving HIV Care for Black MSM
    • Providing Culturally Competent Care
    • Improving Adherence
    • Using Technology
  • Unique Considerations for Black Transgender Women Living With HIV
  • Question and Answer Session

Events

Date / Time
Event Details

Faculty

Faculty
Carlos del Rio, MD

Professor and Chair
Hubert Department of Global Health
Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia

Faculty
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, MD, MPH

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

Program Overview
A series of live Webinars during which expert faculty discuss current controversies and new developments in HIV care.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ confidence and competence in incorporating best practices and emerging data into their HIV patient care strategies.

Target Audience 
This program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients at risk of or infected with HIV.

Learning Objectives 

  • Integrate new and evolving management strategies designed to improve health outcomes for black men who have sex with men living with HIV

Accreditation

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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 hours may be earned for successful completion of this 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 has been assigned ACPE Universal Activity #0797-9999-19-044-L02-P. This program is designated for up to 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit.

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.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 
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.