HIV/AIDS Webinar Learning Series

Navigating the Medico-Legal Borderland

Criminalization of HIV non-disclosure

 

WHERE: Register online at: attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8522079705599029763

WHEN: Wednesday June 8, 8–9 AM PDT

CREDIT: 1.0 Mainpro-M1 credits
(College of Family Physicians of Canada)

COST: Free registration.

The goals of this webinar are for health care providers, patients and communities to:

  • understand and be able to explain an HIV-positive person’s legal requirements to disclose their status to sexual partners
  • understand how criminalization can have unexpected impacts on the well-being of HIV-positive individuals and their interpersonal relationships
  • identify ways HIV-positive persons can acquire proof of disclosure

SPEAKERS:
Micheal Vonn
Lawyer & Policy Director
British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
Jonathan Postnikoff
Treatment Outreach Coordinator
Positive Living Society of BC

HOST:
Dr. Silvia Guillemi
Director of Clinical Education
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

FACILITATOR:
Helen Kang
Clinical Educator
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS


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.

The Series has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to 1.0 Mainpro-M1 credits.


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