Sponsored by

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Office of Continuing Medical Education

 

Presented by

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Virginia HIV/AIDS Resource & Consultation Center 

 

PrEP to Reduce HIV Transmission

Enduring Material

 

Presenter:           Judy A. Wessel, DNP, APRN BC, AACRN, AAHIVS, Nurse Practitioner/ Clinical Health Educator

Virginia HIV/AIDS Resource & Consultation Center

Eastern Virginia Medical School

 

Target Audience: Internists, Infectious Disease Physicians, OB/GYNs, family medicine physicians, and all other interested healthcare professionals:

 

Objectives of this enduring material:

 

1.       Interpret the current PrEP research data as it relates to utilization and effectiveness of emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate for HIV prevention.

2.       Apply the current CDC (Center of Disease Control) PrEP guidelines for utilization and management of HIV negative individuals.

3.       Identify who are and are not potential candidates for PrEP.

4.       Evaluate current patient population and their potential Lifetime Risk for acquiring HIV.

 

 

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Reviewers:         Cindy Lewis, BSN, RN, ACRN

                             Health Educator

AIDS Resource Center, EVMS                    

 

                             Tanya K. Kearney, PhD, MPA

Director

Virginia HIV/AIDS Resource & Consultation Center, EVMS

 

Course Director:   Nancy Khardori, MD

                               

General Competencies Addressed:  Medical Knowledge & Patient centered care

 

Release date:  December 1, 2016

Expiration date:  December 1, 2019

 

DISCLOSURE

The following planning committee members or presenters have disclosed that they do not have any relevant relationships with commercial companies: Tanya Kearney, PhD, MPA, Cindy Lewis, BNS, RN, ACRN, Drucie A. Papafil, MEd, and Charmagne Price, MHSA.

 

ACCREDITATION

Eastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Essential Areas, Elements, and policies.

 

CREDIT DESIGNATION

Eastern Virginia Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

 

For more information on this topic:

www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/guidelines/PrEPguidelines2014.pdf

 

www.aidsinfo.nih.gov