213. Update on the HIV Prevention and Care Cascade
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 16AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe improvements in patient outcomes along the care continuum
  • evaluate same day initiation of antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected patients
  • describe strategies to support patients with adhering to treatment and staying connected ┬áto their medical care

Target Audience: Fellows, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

Tracks: HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID

Moderators:  Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and Susan S. Philip, MD, MPH, San Francisco Department of Public Health

8:30 AM
Progress Along the Care Cascade
Patrick Sullivan, DVM, PhD

9:20 AM
Adherence and Care Engagement
Michael J. Mugavero, MD, MHSc

9:45 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-305-L02-P


J. Marrazzo, None

S. S. Philip, GlaxoSmithKline: Investigator , Research support
Cepheid Inc.: Investigator , Research support
Melinta Therapeutics: Investigator , Research support

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