HIV and HCV Co-Infection: Past, Present, and Future

Faculty:
Anita Kohli, MD, MS
Director of Research | Divison of Hepatology
Research Chair | Department of Medicine
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Christian B. Ramers, DM, MPH
Assistant Medical Director | Research/Special Populations
Director | Graduate Medical Education
Family Health Centers of San Diego

Format: Video

Time to Complete: 60 Minutes

Maximum Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Release Date: December 8th, 2016 at 1:14 PM

Expires on December 1st, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Categories: Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease, Primary Care

HIV and HCV Co-Infection: Past, Present, and Future

About

Original Release | 12/1/2016
Termination Date | 12/1/2018

Media Used | Video and PowerPoint

Method of Participation
1) Watch the presentation
2) Take the quiz
3) Complete the evaluation

Key Questions:
• Is transmission of HCV similar in mono-infected and HIV/HCV co-infected patients?
• What lessons in testing and linkage to care can be learned from the HIV epidemic?
• Are there successful models of HIV care that can be applied to HCV care on a broad scale?

Cost | Free

Time to Complete | 60 Minutes
1) Watch presentation
2) Take the quiz
3) Complete the evaluation

Maximum Credits | 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™  

Faculty:
Anita Kohli, MD, MS
Director of Research | Division of Hepatology
Research Chair | Department of Medicine
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Christian B. Ramers, DM, MPH
Assistant Medical Director | Research/Special Populations
Director | Graduate Medical Education
Family Health Centers of San Diego

Audience |  This conference is designed for specialists (gastroenterology, hepatology, infectious disease), primary care practitioners (family and general practice, internal medicine), physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents and fellows, pharmacists, public health professionals and others who manage patients with Hepatitis C, and/or HCV/HIV co-infection.

Learning Objectives | After participating in this activity, learners will be able to: 
• Recognize the scope of the problem of Hepatitis C in HIV patients
• Review the recently approved directly-acting agents with data for HIV patients
• Consider the practical concerns for patients with HIV and HCV
• Relate the lessons of advocacy to improve outcomes in your patients with HIV and HCV

Planned and Implemented by St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Activity Director
 | Dr. Richard A. Manch | Chief of Hepatology | Center for Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

Planning Committee: Richard A. Manch, MD | Justin Reynolds, MD

Disclosure Summary
The following disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial interests:
Richard A. Manch, MD | Honorarium/Expenses, Consultant and Speaker's Bureau: AbbVie, Bayer, BMS, Gilead Sciences, Intercept, Salix
Christian B. Ramers, MD | Consultant: Gilead Sciences, Janssen Therapeutics; Speaker's Bureau: AbbVie, Gilead Sciences, Janssen Therapeutics, ViiV Healthcare; Grant/Research Support:  CDC/HSRA, HealthHIV, NW-AETC, Pacific AETC, Project ECHO

The following disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with any commercial interest:
• Anita Kohli, MD | Justin Reynolds, MD | Content Reviewer

Accreditation | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation |  St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

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