HIV/AIDS Webinar Learning Series

Are we There Yet? An Update on HIV Cure Research

 

WHERE: Register online at: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8036636547229454082

WHEN: Wednesday January 23rd, 8-9 AM PST

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

COST: Free registration

The primary goals of this session are to increase each attendee’s competence to:

  • Understand the basic biology of HIV, antiretroviral therapy, and cure strategies;
  • Describe the current strategies and state of cure development;
  • Identify the hopes and concerns related to HIV cure development: a community perspective

SPEAKERS:

Zabrina Brumme, PhD
Laboratory Director, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University

Terry Howard
Principal Consultant for GlassHouse Consultants
Secretary to the Board of Directors, Canadian Association for HIV Research

HOST:

Silvia Guillemi, MD
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.