Ending the HIV Epidemic: Strategies for Earlier Diagnosis, Linkage to Care, and Outbreak Response

In this series of live, 45-minute Webinars, pose questions and gain expert advice on how to implement strategies that move us closer to the DHHS goal of reducing new HIV infections by 75% by 2025 and by ≥ 90% by 2030.

Following registration, submit your questions in advance!

Agenda

  • Welcome and Program Overview
  • Review of Key Strategies to End the HIV Epidemic
    • Improving Rates of Early Diagnosis
    • Maximizing Linkage to and Engagement in Care
    • Responding Quickly to Developing Clusters of Infection
  • Question and Answer Session

Events

Date / Time
Event Details

Faculty

Faculty
Lisa K. Fitzpatrick, MD, MPH, MPA

Professorial Lecturer
Department of Epidemiology
George Washington University School of Public Health
Interim Medical Director
BlueRock Care
Washington, DC

Faculty
David Malebranche, MD, MPH

Board-Certified Internal Medicine Physician
HIV Specialist

Program Overview
You are invited to attend a Webinar in this series that pairs experts to address your questions on ending the HIV epidemic in the United States.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to increase clinicians’ application of strategies that have been identified as the pillars of a multiyear effort to end new HIV infections in the United States.

Target Audience
This program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals who provide care for patients with or at risk of HIV infection.

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

  • Integrate strategies demonstrated to improve rates of early HIV diagnosis and maximize linkage to and engagement in care among newly diagnosed individuals

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

Designation of Credit

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: JA4008176-0000-20-106-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.

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.