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ADDRESSING HIV, HCV, AND OTHER STDS IN RI

April 8, 2020 : 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

$70
Date: April 8, 2020
Price: $70.00
Time: 8:30am-3:30pm
CEUs: 6.0  Class Type: Classroom
Level: All Levels  Instructor: Philip Chan MD, MS
Domain(s): 1,2,5,7,11   DOMAIN CHART


This training is being offered by:

 The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI and Brown University School of Public Health: AIDS Program 


This training is designed to provide up-to-date information on diagnosis, clinical management, and prevention of HIV, Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and other STDs in Rhode Island. The epidemiology and trends in HIV, HCV and other STDs will be reviewed among at risk populations in Rhode Island.
Participants will acquire skills to effectively provide risk reduction counseling related to HIV/HCV/STD infection.

Speakers are Brown University faculty and affiliated healthcare providers, as well as representatives from community organizations serving persons living with HIV. The goal of this program is to equip healthcare officials and counselors with medically accurate information regarding HIV/HCV/STD screening and diagnoses, update on effective prevention and treatment strategies, and address management of co-morbid conditions.

Continuing Education Credits:

Nursing CEUs: This activity has been approved by the Northeast Multi-State Division to award 6.0 contact hours.

The Northeast Multi-State Division is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont Nurses Association are members of the Northeast Multi-State Division of the American Nurses Association.

Social Worker CEUs:Determination of 6.0 National Association of Social Workers credits are pending.

Chemical Dependency Professionals CEUsThis training has been approved by the RI Certification Board for 6.0 continuing education credits (The RICB is an IC&RC affiliate).

Mental Health Counselors CEUsDetermination of 6.0 RI Mental Health Counselors Association are pending.

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist CEUs: This training has been approved by the RI Certification Board for 6.0 continuing education credits  (The RICB is an IC & RC affiliate).

Please Note: A pre-test is required to be taken before the training. In order to receive a training certificate, each participant must complete a post-test, and training evaluation within ten (10) days of completing the training.  Instructions will be provided to the email address that you register with. Thank you.

 

Details

Date:
April 8, 2020
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$70
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.sumhlc.org/addressing-hiv-hcv-and-other-stdss-in-ri/

Venue

Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI
200 Metro Center Blvd., Unit 10
Warwick, RI 02886 United States
Phone:
401-521-5759
Website:
https://www.sumhlc.org/