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 building successful programs to deliver the PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) HIV intervention. Dr. Ard discusses the key tasks involved in creating a successful PrEP program, including how to support medication and monitoring adherence, and how to link patients to financial and medication assistance programs.
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Adolescents (ages 13 to 17)
Young Adults (ages 18 to 24)
Older Adults (ages 50 and over)
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or other gender
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.
HIV Transmission Risk Assessment
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
Aging and HIV
HIV diagnosis (i.e. HIV testing)
HIV monitoring and lab tests (i.e. CD4 ad viral load)