HIV-ASSIST: A Patient-Centered, Evidence-Based Tool for ART Selection

In this live, 45-minute Webinar, pose questions and gain insights into the use of HIV-ASSIST, a free online tool to support clinicians in the identification and selection of patient-centered, evidence-based ART for patients with HIV. Through a Question and Answer format, expert faculty will help you integrate HIV-ASSIST into your clinical workflow.

The target audience for this live webinar and accompanying Question and Answer session is healthcare providers who specialize in HIV, but other healthcare professionals are also welcome to attend.

Agenda

Brief introduction to the HIV-ASSIST clinical decision-support tool (5 minutes)

Case-based discussion demonstrating the integration of HIV-ASSIST into the clinical workflow (25 minutes)

Attendee questions answered by the experts (15 minutes)

Faculty

Faculty
Ethel Weld, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, & Molecular Sciences
Division of Clinical Pharmacology
Department of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Inpatient HIV Service
General Infectious Diseases Consult Services
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve clinicians’ knowledge and competence in selecting optimal ART for persons with HIV by integrating HIV-ASSIST into their clinical decision-making.

Target Audience
This activity is intended for HIV-treating primary care physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify and select individualized, guideline-based ART regimens for treatment-naïve and treatment-experienced persons with HIV by integrating HIV-ASSIST into the clinical workflow.

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 0.75 contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

CCO designates this continuing education activity for 0.75 contact hours (0.075 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. UAN: JA4008176-0000-21-043-L02-P

Type of Activity: Knowledge

Upon successfully completing the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.

Physician Assistant Continuing Medical Education

Clinical Care Options, LLC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 0.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim commensurate with the extent of their participation.

American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant 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 CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.