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HIV/HCV Co-infection Curriculum Available on NCRC
HIV/HCV Co-infection: An AETC National Curriculum

HCV-HIC Curriculum

The goal of this curriculum is to provide an evidence-based online curriculum for healthcare providers and trainers of healthcare providers to increase their knowledge on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) co-infection among people of color in the United States and its territories Topics covered include prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment recommendations as well as barriers and other co-factors that may impede optimal treatment outcomes for co-infected people of color. 

A team of AETC Program faculty and staff identified six core competencies for providers treating co-infected people living with HIV (PLWH). Within each topic area, there are multiple lessons.

Core Competencies

  1. Epidemiology
  2. Prevention
  3. Screening, Testing, and Diagnosis
  4. HCV Treatment
  5. Recommendations for Subpopulations of HIV/HCV Co-infected Persons
  6. Addressing Barriers for Coinfected People of Color