HIV/AIDS Webinar Learning Series

Getting Prepped for PrEP! All you Need to Know about Accessing HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis in BC

 

WHERE: Register online at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6945897915503575811

WHEN: Wednesday March 14, 8–9 AM PDT

CREDIT: 1.0 Mainpro certified credit
(College of Family Physicians of Canada)

COST: Free registration.

At the end of the webinar participants will be able to:

  • Learn the principles of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), and when and whom to prescribe it to;
  • Learn about PrEP eligibility, monitoring, and access in British Columbia;
  • Understand the community experience and perspective regarding PrEP.

SPEAKERS:
Dr. Mark Hull
Clinical Associate Professor, Division of AIDS, University of British Columbia
Research Scientist, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Junine Toy
Senior Manager of the Drug Treatment Program, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Joshua Edward
Knowledge Translation Manager, Health Initiative for Men

HOST:
Dr. Silvia Guillemi
Director, Clinical Education and Training Program, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Clinical Professor, Department of Family Practice, UBC


Cost: Free registration.

The recorded session will be accessible on the BC-CfE’s website at education.cfenet.ubc.ca/webinars..

The HIV/AIDS Webinar Learning Series is a partnership between the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) and Positive Living BC. The goal of the Series is to empower people living with HIV and to improve their quality of life by providing them and health care providers with up-to-date treatment information related to HIV/AIDS. Sessions bring together experts to share their knowledge and provide a forum for interaction, dialogue and mutual learning.