Mainpro-C Routine HIV Testing in Family Practice (Victoria BC)
Target audience: Family physicians (free to attend) & MOAs ($60 honorarium provided). We also welcome specialists, allied health professionals, residents & students.
Up to 4.0 Mainpro-C/ MOC Section 1 credits
Part 1 (Required): Jun 15 | 1800-2100 | Grand Pacific Hotel, Victoria or by videoconference
Videoconference available at Duncan, Tofino, Nanaimo, Comox, Campbell River, Port McNeill, and Port Hardy.
Part 2 (Optional*): choice of Aug 13 or Sep 10 | 1800-1900 | Teleconference
Free: Course materials provided. Dinner available in Victoria.
Key topics & speakers: Medical Health Officer will explain the rationale for routine HIV testing and discuss the new provincial testing guidelines. Vancouver Island physicians with expertise in HIV care will discuss the role of the family physician, resources to support routine testing, how to integrate routine testing into practice, and how to connect HIV-positive patients to care.
Space is limited, early registration is advised. Free of charge, brought to you by UBC CPD, Island Health, & Victoria Division of Family Practice.
*Participants may attend Part 1 only for M1 credits. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.