An Update for Pharmacists on the Evolving Management of Patients with HIV

Description

This session will provide a review of the management of persons living with HIV infection, including knowledge of updated guidelines, new treatment options, and the landscape of emerging therapies. The role of the pharmacist will explore assessment of drug interactions, adherence to regimens, opportunity to reduce pill burden, patient counseling, and improving continuity of care.

Register today at https://www.pharmacytimes.org/go/hiv2019.

Speakers: Eric Farmer, PharmD, BCPS, Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital; Linda Spooner, PharmD, BCPS, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

  1. Explore the burden of HIV and the evolving treatment strategies.
  2. Identify current guideline recommendations and therapies, as well as emerging treatment options that may be used to optimize the management of patients with or at risk for HIV.
  3. Examine strategies that pharmacists may employ to improve patient adherence, treatment satisfaction, and overall outcomes.

 

 
 

Supporter

Presented by Pharmacy Times and supported by ViiV Healthcare.

 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Satellite Symposia
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 24
Time: 
6:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: 
Grand Hyatt Seattle - Princessa Ballroom
ACPE Pharmacist: 0290-0000-19-027-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
Activity Type:
Application-based