This is only a partial list of our educational events. Feel free to contact us with questions about training for yourself or organization.
Please join us on October 12 @ 12 noon (Pacific) for: Cancer and HIV, by Ankita Kadakia, MD, AAHIVS. To register, please click HERE.Find out more »
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 »
Please join us on October 26 @ 12 noon (Pacific) for: Report back from the International AIDS Conference on HIV Science, by Geeta Gupta, MD, AAHIVS, Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, UC Irvine. To register, please click HERE.Find out more »
October 26, 1-2 pm Increasing PrEP Uptake! Alan McCord of Project Inform introduces a new PrEP Navigator manual to help you promote PrEP. Plus an overview of what's new in PrEP by Rosalyn Plotzker, MD. of the CAPTC. Register here: http://bit.ly/prepupdateFind out more »
A key component of effective HIV prevention is to provide clinically and culturally competent services to communities most impacted by HIV. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) account for 70% of new HIV infections in the United States. Transgender women in the United States are also at high risk for HIV. In order to help health care staff incorporate cultural responsiveness when working with LGBTQ…Find out more »
Please join us on November 9 @ 12 noon (Pacific) for: HIV Viral Supression as Prevention, by Trudy A. Larson, MD, AAHIVS, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine. To register, please click HERE.Find out more »
This session will focus on discussion around getting to zero efforts in the East Bay.Find out more »
This webinar is presented by HRSA Bureau of Health Workforce, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and HRSA Bureau of Primary Health Care. The webinar will identify ways that oral health and behavioral health professionals, and safety net health care systems can integrate oral health into the care of patients with substance use disorders. Clinical best practices for improving the oral health of individuals with substance use disorders Thursday November 16, 2017 2:00-3:30 p.m. (ET) Webinar Access: https://hrsa.connectsolutions.com/bhw_samhsa_bphc_11-16-17/ Dial-In:…Find out more »