Your Annual HIV Update

Description

AIDS is no longer the death sentence it once was when it emerged in the United States more than 30 years ago. A steady stream of novel agents and new combinations of medications continues to expand treatment options and improve patient prognosis. Get the latest update on HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment, including clinical practice recommendations, newly approved products and investigational therapies, and evidence-based approaches to care from noteworthy clinical trials.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify important changes in recently updated guidelines that have the potential to influence the management of HIV/AIDS.
  2. Summarize clinically important drug updates, adverse effects, and drug-drug interactions associated with new drug classes used in the management of HIV/AIDS and common comorbidities.
  3. Outline strategies for improving patient adherence to HIV/AIDS drug therapy.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Betty
Betty Dong, PharmD
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
University of California School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Specialty Pharmacy, Clinical Patient Care and Services
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 19
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 101C-D
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-063-L05-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based