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Intersecting Epidemics in the Context of Ending the Epidemic: Tackling HIV, Substance Use, and HCV – January Virtual Event Series

This series is co-sponsored by the MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center (MAAETC), the National Alliance for HIV Education and Workforce Development (NAHEWD), the Opioid Response Network (ORN), the Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center, and the Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC).

Session 1: Ending the HIV Epidemic: Intersection of Treatment, Prevention, & Substance Use Disorderhttps://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16672

Session 2: Treating Hepatitis C in People with Substance Use Disorderhttps://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16670

Session 3: Medication Assisted Treatment Centers, Substance Use Disorder, and HIVhttps://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16673

Session 4: Intersection of HIV, Hep C, and Substance Use Disorders: Challenges and Opportunities of Integrationhttps://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16674

  Practical Applications 4 Module Series

Build your knowledge of comprehensive screening protocols across primary care, substance use, sexual health, and infectious disease!

Join Us for a February 2021 Virtual Conference series provided in collaboration with the MidAtlantic AETC, Central East ATTC, MHTTC, PTTC, and the STD/HIV Prevention Training Center!

This conference (with four linked practical applications modules) will focus on the integration efforts that support practical applications of comprehensive screening. Professionals working in these areas will be able to increase their knowledge of logistics updates in an interprofessional environment. These case-based logistical updates are designed to assist in creating comprehensive screening protocols in primary care, substance use treatment, and infectious disease and sexual health clinics.

This program has been designed for health professionals in Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and West Virginia.

See each module's registration page for more information.

Module 1: Integrated Screening ProcessesFor more information and to register: https://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16661

Module 2: Assessment and Referral ProcessesFor more information and to register: https://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16662

Module 3: Outbreak Risk and ResponseFor more information and to register: https://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16663

Module 4: Reducing Health Disparities - For more information and to register: https://www.maaetc.org/events/view/16664

 

 

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Past Collaborative Events - For more information please contact us at maaetc@pitt.edu

Increasing Screening for Infectious Disease in Opioid Treatment Programs: Opportunities for Implementation of Screening and Treatment Collaboration

 Collaboration of the Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center and the MidAtlantic AETC

Topics Discussed:

 To enhance and increase screening of infectious disease in Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and to increase

collaboration among STI/HIV/HCV Clinics, Substance Use Treatment Providers, Family Planning Clinics, and others.

To view details:

  https://www.maaetc.org/p/otpscreening

 

What's New in Opioids, Mental Health and STIs

Conference Description
This conference will focus on the integration efforts that support a collaborative healthcare approach. Current medical updates in services for STIs, HIV, TB, hepatitis, family planning and addictions will be discussed.
After completing this conference, the learner should be able to state current practice in the care and treatment of STDs, HIV, TB, and hepatitis, explain how to screen clients for substance use issues, identify populations at increased risk for HIV/STIs/Mental Health and Substance use disorder, and demonstrate effective team skills by sharing information effectively, listening and responding to feedback from others, and using simple communication.

To view details:

https://www.maaetc.org/p/whatsnewupdate

  

Practical Applications for Screening and Protocols in HIV, STIs, Substance Use and Mental Health

Increasing Screening for Infectious Disease in Opioid Treatment Programs:

Opportunities for Implementation of Screening and Treatment Collaboration

Topics Discussed:

Sexual Health History Taking

HIV Biomedial Prevention

Medication Assisted Treatment

To view details:

https://www.maaetc.org/p/juneupdate

 

 Ending the HIV Epidemic: Boot Camp for Community Health Centers

Webinar Wednesdays: Community Health Center Month

Series Description:

The Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers, the West Virginia Primary Care Association, and the MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center have created this six-part webinar series for Community Health Centers who have an integral role in Ending the HIV Epidemic.Participants will hear from fellow Community Health Centers and clinic leaders for a strategy-gathering information exchange to learn more about HIV Routine Testing, Implementation of Routine Testing, Importance of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), and how to access funding for PrEP. The webinars will be an hour in length and will include Q&A as well as audience interaction via polling.

To view details:

https://www.maaetc.org/p/chcmonth