HIV/AIDS Webinar Learning Series

Bone Health of Women Living and Aging with HIV

 

WHERE: Register online at: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3687012525563182850

WHEN: Tuesday October 9, 8-9 AM PDT

CREDIT: 1.0 Mainpro+ credit (College of Family Physicians of Canada, B.C. Chapter)

COST: Free registration

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

  • Identify some of the medical challenges women living with HIV and aging face;
  • Outline challenges surrounding bone health for women living with HIV, as well as steps to improve their bone health;
  • Discuss the experiences of women living with HIV in relation to aging/bone health (In my Hands, Taking Back my Health)

SPEAKERS:
Dr. Neora Pick, FRCPC
Medical Director, Oak Tree Clinic, BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre
Clinical Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia

Valerie Nicholson
Indigenous Peer Navigator, Positive Living Society of British Columbia
Chair of the Board of Directors, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
Peer Research Associate, Canadian HIV Sexual and Reproductive Health Cohort Study

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


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.