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HIV Core Lecture "PEP, nPEP and PrEP" presented by Drs. Kimon Zachary (MGH) and Doug Krakower (Longwood)

PEP, nPEP and PrEP

Date
September 1, 2017
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

2017 Friday HIV Core Lecture Series

PEP, nPEP and PrEP

Presenters: Kimon Zachary (MGH)
        Doug Krakower (Longwood)

Friday, September 1st 

Lecture Series Locations:

Participants based or rotating at MGH: Potts Conference Room, Bigelow 852
Participants based or rotating in the Longwood area: 1 Brigham Circle 4th floor, room 002B

Upcoming events:

Date/Time
8-9 AM unless otherwise specified Topic MGH Longwood area
8-Sep Opportunistic Infections Nesli Basgoz Todd Ellerin
15-Sep Pediatric HIV Broadcast Sandra Burchett
29-Sep Metabolic Complications of HIV Janet Lo Broadcast

Conferences at MGH will usually be in Potts Room, Bigelow 852 and conferences in the Longwood area will usually be at 1 Brigham Circle, 4th Floor, Rm 002B.
Please check weekly announcement for final location.

CONFERENCE EVALUATION PROCESS
To record your participation and complete the evaluation form for MGH Friday HIV Conference 2017-2018, click on this link: https://www.phscpd.org/activities/activity-detail/mgh-friday-hiv-conference-2017-2018 

Please use the attached instructions for the sign in and evaluation completion process.
First time users will be prompted to complete a brief registration profile.

If you have any questions regarding the online sign-in process, please contact Partners Office of Continuing Professional Development at partnerscpd@partners.org.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:
•        Integrate state-of-the-art diagnostic and HIV treatment strategies into clinical practice
•        Incorporate the advice of expert clinicians on the management of challenging HIV cases
•        Identify how HIV care is linked to issues of cardiovascular disease, pregnancy, drug resistance, neurology, and other issues that are encountered in patient care
•        Incorporate the new guidelines for Pre-exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention into clinical practice
•        Identify the new advances in HIV pathogenesis and integrate into clinical practice

Course Director: Rajesh T. Gandhi, M.D.

ACCREDITATION

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

FACULTY DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS

In accord with the disclosure policy of Partners HealthCare System as well as guidelines of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), planners, speakers and anyone who may have an influence on the content of the activity have been asked to disclose any relationship they or their spouse/partner have to companies producing pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, devices, etc. that may be germane to the content of their presentation. Such disclosure is not intended to suggest or condone bias, but provides participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a given presentation.

RESOLUTION OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST (COI)

Partners HealthCare System has implemented a process to resolve potential COIs for this CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance and ensure that the content is aligned with the interest of the public.

The following planners and/or his spouse/partner have reported a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest:

Rajesh T. Gandhi, M.D.
Educational Grant Funding to Institution: Gilead; Merck; Viiv
Consultant or Scientific Advisory Board member: Theratechnologies; EMD Serono

The following speakers and/or his spouse/partner have reported a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest:

Kimon Zachary, M.D.
TBA

Doug Krakower, M.D.
TBA

THIS CONFERENCE IS CLOSED TO INDUSTRY
The HIV Conference Series is supported in part by Harvard University Center for AIDS Research