Symposium:
94. Managing HIV in Special Populations
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 3:45 PM-5:45 PM
Room: 6--AB

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • determine the most appropriate antiretroviral therapy regimens for first line and subsequent therapies and understanding issues unique to women in the lifelong management of HIV infection in women in the current era
  • compare issues related to HIV and aging in the lifelong management of HIV in adolescents and adults
  • discuss the impacts of psychiatric illness and substance abuse in adolescents and adults and interventions to improve outcomes associated with these co-morbidities in HIV-infected adults
  • evaluate approaches to facilitate the transition of HIV-infected adolescents to adult care as part of lifelong management of HIV-infected adolescents and adult

Target Audience: Nurses, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID

Moderators:  Anandi Sheth, MD, Emory University School of Medicine and Rajesh Gandhi, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital and Ragon Institute

CME Credits: Maximum of 2.0 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 2.0 knowledge-based contact hours (0.2 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-15-161-L02-P

Disclosures:

A. Sheth, None

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