3046.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Increasing Access to Prevention & Treatment for the Incarcerated

The purpose of this session is review models of HIV education and consultation for prison and jail clinical providers in increasing the quality of HIV care and improving treatment continuity. The session will highlight the work of the HRSA-funded AIDS Education and Training Centers in conducting these activities within correctional settings
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Facilitator(s):Linda Frank, PhD, MSN, ACRN
Organizer(s):Linda Frank, PhD, ACRN
12:30 PMAccessing HIV Treatment for the Incarcerated: Barriers, Disparities, and Solutions
Linda Frank, PhD, ACRN
12:50 PMIncreasing Access and Continuity of HIV Care in the Virginia Department of Corrections
Kaplowitz Lisa, MD, Jane Kaatz, RN, MSN, C. Weir-Wiggins, RN, MSN
Sponsor:Medical Care
Cosponsors:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA