Join us in Provincetown for our annual HIV update for primary care providers and staff. This program provides updates on care and treatment of HIV, HCV, co-morbidities, and other emerging topics related to HIV in the primary care setting. This year's topics include pain management, HIV and aging, cultural competency and structural challenges, Hepatitis C, PrEP, and neurocognitive disorders.
Additional information including the full event flyer and continuing education information to follow.
8:30 - 9:30AM Pain Management in the Substance Use Population Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH Professor of Medicine, Associate Dean, Continuing Medical Education Director, CARE Unit Director, SCOPE of Pain Program Boston University School of Medicine / Boston Medical Center
9:30 - 10:30AMHealth Threats Facing Older Adults Living with HIV Philip Bolduc, MD, AAHIVS Faculty Physician Associate Director, Special Populations Family Health Center of Worcester Principal Investigator, NEAETC
10:45 - 12:00PMGetting to Zero Among Communities of Color: Structural, Cultural Challenges and HIV Bisola Ojikutu, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School Associate Physician, Division of Global Health Equity Faculty within the Infectiour Disease Division Massachusetts General Hospital
12:30 - 1:15PMWhat Every Primary Care Provider Needs to Know about HIV Daniel Skiest, MD, FACP, FIDSA Division of Infectious Diseases Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Department of Medicine Professor of Medicine, UMMS-Baystate
1:15 - 2:15PM STD Update Katherine Hsu, MD, MPH, FAAP Medical Director Division of STD Prevention & HIV/AIDS Surveillance Director, Ratelle STD/HIV Prevention Training
2:15 - 3:15PM PrEP in the Primary Care Setting Kevin Ard, MD, MPH Medical Director, National LGBT Health Education Center Fenway Institute Infectious Disease Division, MGH
Andrew Jorgensen, MD, FACP, FAAP Associate Medical Director Outer Cape Health Services
Kevin Herwig Manager, HIV Biomedical Intervention Programs Community Research Initiative
Christopher Casale, RPh, BA, BS, AAHIVS Director of Pharmacy Outer Cape Health Services
3:15 - 4:00PM HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders and Sensory Neuropathy Shibani Mukerji, MD, PhD Department of Neurology, MGH
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Older Adults (ages 50 and over)
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
Gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender
Incarcerated or recently released
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.
Harm Reduction/Safe Injection
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
Aging and HIV
Non-infection comorbidities of HIV and viral hepatitis