This year, The HIV and AIDS Treatment Center at Albany Med be hosting the 15th Annual HIV and Clinical Care Symposium (Tuesday and Wednesday, June 3rd and 4th, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.
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Slide Handout Tuesday, June 3, 2014 The Affordable Care Act and the Ryan White Program, Considerations for People Living with HIV: An Overview of Where We Are and Where We Are Going
Robert Greenwald, JD
Slides Soon Antiretroviral Treatment: Evolving Advances in HIV Care
Roy (Trip) Gulick, MD, MPH
Slides Soon Hepatitis C Treatment: The Era of Direct-Acting Antivirals
Andrew Talal, MD, MPH
Slides Soon Breakout Group 1 HIV and Hepatitis C Drug Interactions: Case Based Discussions
John Faragon, PharnD, BCPS, AAHIV-P
Slides Soon HIV Case Conferencing Expert Panel
Douglas Fish, MD, AAHIVS Robert Jellinger, MD AAHIVS Cynthia Miller, MD, AAHIVS David Herman, MD, AAHIVS
Shelley Gilroy, MD FIDSA HIVMA
David Ray, MD, AAHIVS
Breakout Group 2 Low Literacy, Non-Adherence, or Internet Interference: Do You Know the Difference?
Darcel Reyes, ANP-BC, PhD (c)
Slides Soon HIV Initial Assessment and Treatment: Where to Begin?
Mary Goodspeed, BS, RN
Slides Soon Wednesday, June 4, 2014
The Future of the HIV Epidemic in New York State
Daniel O'Connell, MA, MLS
Slides Soon Personality Disorders: Coping Skills for Providers
James Satriano, PhD
Slides Soon Management of Metabolic Complications in the HIV Patient
Marshall Glesby, MD, PhD
Slides Soon What There is to Know About Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
William Bonnez, MD
Slides Soon Guidance on HIV Testing: The New Algorithm
Monica Parker, PhD
Sponsored by Albany Medical College’s Department of Medicine, Division of HIV Medicine and the Office of Continuing Medical Education. Jointly sponsored/co-provided by Albany Medical College’s Department of Medicine. Provided by Albany Medical Center Nursing Continuing Education Provider Unit.
Changes occur rapidly in the fields of HIV and Hepatology. This course is designed to provide practitionerswith the most up-to-date clinical information on a variety of topics to assist in their care of patients living with HIV and/or Hepatitis C. Presentation formats include didactic sessions and interactive case presentations, followed by subsequent question and answer periods.
The symposium will be of interest to physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pharmacists, social workers, mental health practitioners, and case managers who care for those infected with HIV and Hepatitis C.
Special thanks to the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute’s Clinical Education Initiative and the New York/New Jersey AIDS Education & Training Center for their collaboration and support.
We greatly acknowledge the following companies for supporting this symposium. A complete list of supporters will be provided at the conference.
After attending the course, participants should be able to:
Albany Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Albany Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
AAPA accepts Category I credit for AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA Category I CME credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.
This learning activity is provided by the Albany Medical Center Nursing Continuing Education Provider Unit.
The Albany Medical Center is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This learning activity will be awarded up to 11.00 of continuing nursing education (CNE) hours.
This program will provide pharmacists with 1.1 continuing education units (CEUs)/11.0 contact hours of continuing education. The Pharmacists Society of New York is on probation as an accredited provider of continuing pharmacy education by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. ACPE # 0170-9999-14-035-L02-P
Physicians $180 (by May 23) and $200 (after May 23)
Residents & Other Health Professionals $80 (by May 23) and $100 (after May 23)
Tuition includes the conference registration, continental breakfast, breaks and lunch each day and available course material. A special rate for attending one day is not available.
Hilton Garden Inn - Troy
235 Hoosick Street, Troy, NY 12180
For information and directions go to www.troy.hgi.com or call (877) 782-9444.
A block of overnight rooms has been reserved at The Hilton Garden Inn - Troy for the nights of Monday, June 2 through Tuesday, June 3, 2014. The block of rooms will be released on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. The room rate is $114 per night, Single/ Double Occupancy. Gratuity and Room Tax are additional. Check-In is 3:00 pm; Check-Out is noon. To make reservations, call the Hilton Garden Inn at (877) 782-9444 by May 13. Indicate that you are with the Albany Medical College group to secure the above rate. After May 13, reservations will be accepted on a space available basis and the above rates are not guaranteed