REACH Initiative presents "A one-week "state of the science" course, providing evidence-based clinical management strategies and Prevention techniques for HIV/AIDS.
Interprofessional presentations and discussions focus on the biology, epidemiology, and impact of HIV/AIDS, with content including diagnostic testing and management of opportunistic infections, chronic health conditions, and comorbidities resulting from HIV and its treatment.
The program is held annually in January.
Who Should Attend
Nurses and other healthcare professionals working with HIV/AIDS patients and those considering such a role.
What You Will Receive
Participants attending this course in Diagnosis, Care, and Management of Persons with HIV/AIDS will learn how to:
- Apply knowledge from the sciences and humanities to the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of persons with HIV/AIDS
- Discuss evidence-based strategies for managing co-morbid infectious and non-infectious illnesses to achieve appropriate patient-centered outcomes
Please view the outline of this year's speakers, presentations, and objectives.
Diagnosis, Care and Management of Persons with HIV/AIDS may be taken as an academic or non-credit course.
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) students can register for credit through ISIS Self Service and select: NR.110.612 - Diagnosis, Care and Management of Persons with HIV/AIDS (Local to Global).
Certificate is awarded to all non-credit participants upon satisfactory course completion.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and STD/HIV Prevention Training Center at Johns Hopkins. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 30.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 3.05 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-16-007-L02-P.
Upon verified participation and completion of an evaluation, participants will be awarded up to 35.25 contact hours for this activity and up 16 hours of pharmacology content. The Association of Nurses in AIDS Care is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses
Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
JHU School of Nursing
525 N. Wolfe Street,
Baltimore, MD 21205
January 9-13, 2017
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tuition & Fees
Participants will be given all materials electronically and CNE certificate upon completion. A binder of the course curriculum can be purchased for an additional fee of $20.