This is only a partial list of our educational events. Feel free to contact us with questions about training for yourself or organization.
Who Should Attend: SF HIV Frontline Workers who would like to know more about assisting clients in enrolling in healthcare. Learning Objectives: By the end of this training, frontline workers will be able to: describe the health insurance options available for HIV care and medication; explain how to navigate clients through enrollment in health care coverage; and describe the programs available to help clients pay for HIV care and medication costs.Find out more »
The AIDS Education and Training Center invites to you attend.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a way for people who do not have HIV but who are at substantial risk of getting it to prevent HIV infection by taking a pill every day. PrEP is becoming the mainstay of HIV prevention. More patients than we know would be good candidates for the medication. Come join us to learn how to give a fast and easy assessment of who might benefit from PrEP, understand effectiveness of the medication, get your billing questions answered and know the resources available to support patients.
Candelario Franco, Project Manager, The Health Trust Getting To Zero initiative for Santa Clara County-Silicon Valley;
Sarah Lewis, MD, MPH, Assistant Public Health Officer, STD/HIV Controller, Santa Clara County Public Health Department; Alyson Decker, NP, MPH, San Francisco Department of Public Health; Rodrigo Garcia-Reyes, PrEP Navigator, Santa Clara County Public Health Department; and Shannon Weber, MSW, Founder, PleasePrEPMe.org, Director of HIVE
RAPID INITIATION OF ART AFTER HIV DIAGNOSIS: JURISDICTIONS SHARE THEIR IMPLEMENTATION EXPERIENCE<br> THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26: 11:00 AM - 12:30 AM PST Early virologic suppression after HIV infection improves individual health outcomes and decreases onward transmission. In 2015, the San Francisco Getting to Zero (SFG2Z) Collective Impact effort adopted the Citywide RAPID initiative, to link all new HIV cases to care within 5 days of diagnosis and start antiretroviral therapy (ART) at the first care visit. Over the past year, the…Find out more »
This session will focus on discussion around getting to zero efforts in the East Bay.Find out more »
The Community Consortium and Bay Area North & Central Coast AIDS Education and Training Center will be hosting the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) Report Back. Presenters include Oliver Bacon, MD MPH and Monika Roy, MD with Dr. Harry Lampiris as our moderator.Find out more »
Topics this year include Enhancing Prevention Opportunities Through STD & HIV Integration, HIV Update 2018, Sexual History Taking, and Sex Positivity: Language Matters. Speakers include Danny Toub MD, Heidi Bauer MD, MPH, Sharon Adler MD, MPH, and JaDawn Wright MA.Find out more »
Come join us as we collaborate with HIVE for a provider update on HIV & safer conception! Topics include: Setting the safer conception stage with Shannon Weber Trans inclusive reproductive framework with Jenna Rapues Clinical updates on PrEP, TasP & assisted reproductive options with Monica Hahn & Guy Vandenberg Perspectives of people living with and affected by HIV, moderated by Karishma Oza & Yamini Oseguera-Bhatnagar Free CEUs available for Nurses and LCSWs, and complimentary hot breakfast will be provided.Find out more »
The Bay Area North & Central Coast AIDS Education & Training Center and San Francisco Department of Public Health present the 14th Annual HIV Nursing Network Conference. Topics this year will include HIV 101 (early session), HIV Prevention & Care, HIV & Aging, Serving PLWHA Who are Experiencing Homelessness and/or Housing Instability, HIV medications, U=U panel, and HIV & Meth. Speakers this year will include Eva Mureithi, Sheka Jones, Judith Sansome, Emily Rymland, Deb Bourne, Meredith Green, Katherine Gruenberg, Dianne…Find out more »
The Bay Area North & Central Coast AIDS Education & Training Center and the Access Support Network in San Luis Obispo & Monterey Counties present the HIV Update Symposium. Program: Triple Threat: HIV, Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Phil Meyer, LCSW Associate Director, Los Angeles Region AIDS Education and Training Center PrEP Boot Camp: The Science of HIV Prevention with Derek Blechinger, MD MPH Hepatitis C and Harm Reduction: Best Practices and Strategies for Support with Andrew Reynolds, Hepatitis…Find out more »
Dinner and educational program included, and continuing education credit available. Bay Area North & Central Coast AETC and the Community Consortium will provide a report back on the International AIDS Conference held in Amsterdam this year. Speakers include Catherine Koss MD and Matthew Spinelli MD, and our moderator is Harry Lampiris MD.Find out more »