Contemporary Management of HIV: New Data From CROI 2018

In this live Webcast, Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD, and Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS, will review key findings from the 2018 CROI meeting in Boston and discuss how they affect optimal management of patients with HIV. Find out how you should update your practice based on new data from this conference!


  • Introduction and Program Overview
  • Key Findings From CROI 2018
    • Targeted PrEP
    • Rapid ART Initiation
    • Switching ART in Suppressed Patients
    • ART and CVD Risk
    • Investigational Agents and Strategies
    • INSTI Intensification of First-line ART in Immunocompromised Patients
    • ART Use With TB Therapy
    • HIV and Pregnancy
  • Question and Answer Session


Date / Time
Event Details


Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD

Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harriet Ryan Albee Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS

Gene Stollerman Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Program Overview
New in 2018! In this engaging Webinar, expert faculty review data presented at CROI and how key findings integrate into existing best practices, highlighting the most important resultant changes to their own patient management.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ competence in providing optimal care for HIV-infected patients.

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

Learning Objectives

  • Incorporate the results of recent clinical studies that appropriately reflect the latest findings when utilizing antiretroviral agents for treatment-naive or treatment-experienced patients with HIV infection
  • Provide insightful counsel to patients and colleagues regarding studies of investigational antiretroviral agents and strategies in advanced stages of development
  • Apply data from studies investigating health outcomes in HIV-infected patients with comorbidities or coinfections


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 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacist Continuing Education

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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 #0797-9999-18-056-L02-P. This program is designated for up to 2.5 contact hours (0.25 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit.

Type of 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
2.5 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this activity.

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.