The Risk of HIV in African American Males- Physician Updates

November 11, 2021

Target Audience

Healthcare professionals from hospitals, health systems, clinics, medical groups and policy makers; also, anyone with an interest in eliminating health disparities in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Learning Objectives

•    How to administer Prep
•    Who should be screened
•    Bias & Cultural Competency
•    How to approach the subject

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/10/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
11/11/2021 - 7:00pm
Event ends: 
11/11/2021 - 8:30pm

Thursday, November 11, 2021

7:00 pm – 7:05 pm    Welcome remarks
Lisa Issac, MD
President, Gateway Medical Society
            

7:05 pm-8:00pm    HIV in the Black Community- Physician Updates
Moderator
Anita Edwards, MD, MBA, FAAP 
Program Chair, Gateway Medical Society

Keynote Speaker
Marvin McGowan, DO, IFMCP
Central Outreach Wellness Center

8:00 pm-8:20pm     Questions from audience

8:20pm        Closing Remarks
Anita Edwards, MD, MBA, FAAP 
Program Chair, Gateway Medical Society

8:30pm        Adjournment

Live Virtual Conference

Faculty Disclosure:
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC),to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME):
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing (CNE):
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.5 contact hour.

Other health care professionals: Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.50 Attendance
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For Additional Information, Please Contact:
Andrea Sweeney, RN
T: 412-454-4490
E: sweeneya@upmc.edu