Conference Audience, Goal,
The goal of this activity is to update the knowledge, skills, and
attitudes of health providers who care for patients with HIV/AIDS.
This activity is also designed for healthcare media, federal and state
legislators, AIDS service organization officers, social workers, pharmacists,
nurses, peer counselors, church leadership and corrections healthcare
personnel. The objectives are to familiarize participants with the
epidemiology of HIV in the United States, current guidelines and cutting
edge clinical modalities for the management of HIV, current research
encompassing drug abuse and its connection to the HIV epidemic, social
and psychiatric concerns of the HIV-infected patient, policy initiatives,
trends and political issues which impact all HIV-infected patients.
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