3404.0 Clinical Issues in HIV/AIDS

Monday, November 8, 2010: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
The purpose of this session is to explore issues related specifically to clinical practice in the context of HIV. Presentations will explore the role of clinical practices in HIV and STI treatment, prevention, unique techniques to explore for successful treatment, and challenges that continue to face populations with HIV in care. This session provides the opportunity to understand issues related to clinical care in the context of the epidemic today. Participants will have opportunities to discuss clinical care for both primary and secondary prevention.
Session Objectives: Describe clinical practices related to HPV vaccines. Analyze factors that influence positive health outcomes among individuals in care for HIV
Bonnie Chakravorty, PhD, MSW, CHES

Linking the client to care – What happens after a ‘Rapid-Rapid'?
Eugene G. Martin, PhD, Gratian Salaru, MD, Sindy M. Paul, MD, MPH and Evan M. Cadoff, MD
Factors Associated with Sexual Functioning Among Individuals with HIV Infection
Enbal Shacham, PhD, Nur Onen, MD, Phoebe Souza, Michael Donovan and E. Turner Overton, MD
Beyond sexual labels: Exploring the social context of sexual health and HIV prevention among a sample of sexually and geographically diverse Black men in Georgia
David Malebranche, MD, MPH, Lisa Bowleg, PhD, Yolanda Wimberly, MD, MPH, Thurka Sangaramoorthy, PhD, Brandi Park, MPH, Jeffery Roman and Alanna McKelvey Stone, MPH
Predictors of HAART adherence among HIV-positive Latino immigrants: An application of the Theory of Planned Behavior
Aaron T. Vissman, MPH, Kenneth Hergenrather, PhD, MSEd, MRC, Aimee Wilkin, MD, MPH and Scott Rhodes, PhD, MPH, CHES

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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by: Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community, Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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