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Updates to the Primary Care Guidelines for the Management of HIV/AIDS in Adults: Common Non-Infectious Co-Morbidities

December 15, 2021, 2021

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Learning Series Event

Audience: General Public

Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Register online at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/955093393652285199

 

This webinar will be presented by:

Dr. Marianne Harris, MD, CCFP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Practice
Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Clinical Trials Physician, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Following this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain why people living with HIV (PLWH) may be at risk of non-infectious co-morbid conditions, including:
    • cardiovascular disease
    • insulin resistance and diabetes mellitus
    • bone disease
    • renal disease
    • hypogonadism
    • neurocognitive impairment
    • lung disease
    • liver disease and cirrhosis
    • cancer
  2. Outline the latest recommendations for screening and assessment of common non-infectious co-morbidities among PLWH
  3. Apply some basic principles for preventing non-infectious co-morbidities in PLWH receiving antiretroviral therapy

The presentation will be followed by a question and answer period where participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive real time responses from the presenter.


Cost: Free registration.

Please register for the webinar by clicking the following link:

CLICK HERE.

If you are unable to attend the live webinar it will be recorded and available for viewing on BC-CfE’s Education and Training website at: education.bccfe.ca/webinars

This event is accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ credits.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact BC-CfE’s Education and Training team at: education@bccfe.ca.

Venue

Online

Organizer

BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Website:
http://www.cfenet.ubc.ca/