Dr. Kevin L. Ard, MD, MPH, Medical Director of The National LGBT Health Education Center, a program of The Fenway Institute, and the Director of the Sexual Health Clinic at Massachusetts General Hospital, delivers a segment on PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) and PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis), the difference between the two, and best practices for prescribing and monitoring.
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or other gender
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
Adult and adolescent antiretroviral treatment
Antiretroviral treatment adherence, including viral load suppression
HIV diagnosis (i.e. HIV testing)
HIV monitoring and lab tests (i.e. CD4 ad viral load)