This webinar will provide current knowledge surrounding the impact of COVID-19 in the general population of older adults in comparison to individuals aging with HIV; Identify medical conditions that can increase risk for severe illness; Describe the psychosocial impact of COVID on individuals aging with HIV and the importance of social support and Identify the challenges and successes of maintaining adherence during the pandemic. In addition, there will be a panel discussion with 2 Long Term Thrivers sharing their perspectives on the impact of COVID-19.
Dorcas Baker, RN, BSN, ACRN, MA
Nursing: The MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association Approver Unit an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This event is eligible for 1.0 credit hours.
Certificate of Attendance: Continuing Education credits issued for participation in CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of their state licensing board(s).
The staff and faculty involved with the planning of today’s event do not have any conflicts of interest to disclose. The MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services. The representations and opinions expressed in this presentation are solely those of the author(s) and do not represent the views or policies of MA AETC, the University of Pittsburgh, or its funding agencies.
The speakers have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Older Adults (ages 50 and over)
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.