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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

From Women/For Women: Perspectives in HIV Care

  • Authors: Sharon Walmsley, MD, MSc, FRCPC; Donna E. Sweet, MD; Chloe Orkin, MBBCh(Wits) MSc(ID), FRCP
  • CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 2/18/2021
  • THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED FOR CREDIT
  • Valid for credit through: 2/18/2022, 11:59 PM EST
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for ID/HIV specialists and primary care specialists.

The goal of this activity is to increase clinician awareness of and highlight opportunities to address the disparities and unique needs of women living with HIV (WLWH).

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Current gaps in data for WLWH
    • Unique considerations in caring for WLWH
  • Have greater competence related to
    • Developing tailored care strategies for WLWH
  • Demonstrate greater confidence in their ability to
    • Address the unique needs of WLWH


Disclosures

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Moderator

  • Sharon Walmsley, MD, MSc, FRCPC

    Director of Clinical Research
    Immunodeficiency Clinic
    Toronto General Hospital
    University Health Network
    Professor of Medicine
    University of Toronto
    Toronto, Canada

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Sharon Walmsley, MD, MSc, FRCPC, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Gilead; Janssen; Merck; Viiv
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Gilead; Merck; Viiv
    Received grants for clinical research from: Gilead; Merck; Viiv

Panelists

  • Donna E. Sweet, MD

    Director
    KU Wichita Internal Medicine Midtown and Ryan White Programs
    Professor
    Internal Medicine
    University of Kansas, School of Medicine-Wichita
    Director and Principal Investigator
    Kansas AIDS Education and Training Center
    Wichita, Kansas, United States

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Donna E. Sweet, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Gilead; Janssen; Viiv
     Received grants for clinical research from: Merck; Viiv

  • Chloe Orkin, MBBCh(Wits) MSc(ID), FRCP

    Clinical Professor
    HIV Medicine
    Athena SWAN Chair
    School of Medicine
    Queen Mary, University of London
    London, England, United Kingdom

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Chloe Orkin, MBBCh(Wits) MSc(ID), FRCP, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Gilead; GSK; Janssen; MSD; Merck
    Received grants for clinical research from: Gilead; GSK; Janssen; MSD; Merck
    Other: Travel sponsorship: GSK; Viiv

Editors

  • Maria B. Uravich, BSc

    Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Maria B. Uravich, BSc, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh

    Senior Scientific Content Manager, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • David Lemler, PhD

    Associate Medical Writer, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: David Lemler, PhD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME, CE Reviewer / Nurse Planner

  • Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, CHCP, CPHQ, CNE

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP, CPHQ, CNE, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Medscape, LLC staff have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

From Women/For Women: Perspectives in HIV Care

Authors: Sharon Walmsley, MD, MSc, FRCPC; Donna E. Sweet, MD; Chloe Orkin, MBBCh(Wits) MSc(ID), FRCPFaculty and Disclosures
THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED FOR CREDIT

CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 2/18/2021

Valid for credit through: 2/18/2022, 11:59 PM EST

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Note: The information on the coronavirus outbreak is continually evolving. The content within this activity serves as a historical reference to the information that was available at the time of this publication. We continue to add to the collection of activities on this subject as new information becomes available.

Educational Impact Challenge

The goal of this activity is to increase clinician awareness of and highlight opportunities to address the disparities and unique needs of women living with HIV (WLWH).

Before you begin this activity, please assess your clinical knowledge by completing this brief survey. Answering these questions again after the activity will allow you to see what you learned and to compare your answers with those of your peers.

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