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South Carolina Hepatitis C and HIV Symposium: Best Practices and Emerging Trends in 2018


South Carolina Hepatitis C and HIV Symposium
Best Practices and Emerging Trends in 2018
 
Saturday, September 22, 2018
 
Columbia Conference Center
169 Laurelhurst Avenue
Columbia, SC
 
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Target Audience:  This educational event is for primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses and other health care professionals that treat HCV and HIV.
Overall Goal:  To enhance the capacity of participants to deliver high-quality care to individuals living with Hepatitis C and HIV.
Educational Methods:  Lecture presentations with time for questions and answers will be utilized along with case base discussions to facilitate the exchange of information and audience participation.
 
Agenda (Scroll down and click on the session titles below to view session learning objectives, ACPE UANs, and speaker details)
Time
Session
7:45-8:15 am
Registration and Breakfast
8:15-8:30 am
Welcome and Introduction of Speakers
8:30-9:15 am
HIV Treatment Update:  Divya Ahuja, MD
9:15-9:45 am
New ART Regimens:  Scott Sutton, PharmD
9:45-10:30 am
PrEP for HIV:  Kamla Sanasi-Bhola, MD
10:30-10:45 am
Break
10:45-11:45 am
Interactive Session:  HIV Case Studies:  HIV Speaker Panel; Moderator Divya Ahuja, MD
11:45-12:45 pm
Lunch
12:45-1:15 pm
HCV Screening, Diagnosing, & Staging:  Eric Meissner, MD
1:15-2:15 pm
HCV Treatment Update:  Divya Ahuja, MD
2:15-2:30 pm
Break
2:30-3:00 pm
Drug-Drug Interactions:  Caroline Derrick, PharmD
3:00-4:00 pm
Interactive Session:  HCV Case Studies:  HCV Speaker Panel; Moderator Divya Ahuja, MD
4:00-4:15 pm
Evaluation, Adjourn
 
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Suggested hotels:  Hampton Inn on the Lake at Harbison 803-749-6999 and Residence Inn Marriott 803-749-7575.

Date: Sep 22, 2018 07:45 AM - 04:15 PM

CE Hours

6.25

CE Units

0.625

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Co-Sponsor(s)

USCSOM-PH CME Organization

Requirements for CE Credit

Participants must sign in at the beginning of the program, attend the entire program and complete the online evaluation (with correct NABP ID and day/month of birth) within 30 days of event to ensure credit is transmitted to the CPE monitor. No partial credit will be awarded. Any credit claimed greater than 60 days will be rejected by the NABP CPE Monitor.

 

 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss updated treatment guidelines in HIV
  2. Summarize emerging developments in HIV including single tablet regimens
  3. Evaluate the role of the Primary Care Provider in HIV Co-management

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Palmetto Health USC Medical Group

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-162-L02-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM

CE Hours

0.75
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Review HIV treatment principles
  2. Discuss new antiretroviral regimens for HIV

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Scott Sutton, PharmD
Clinical Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcomes Sciences, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-163-L02-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 09:15 AM - 09:45 AM

CE Hours

0.50
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss current epidemiology & data supporting HIV PrEP
  2. Integrate PrEP into clinical practice

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kamla Devi Sanasi-Bhola, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, USC School of Medicine

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-164-L02-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM

CE Hours

0.75
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Recognize the clinical manifestations of HIV infection

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Palmetto Health USC Medical Group

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-165-L02-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss current epidemiology and testing recommendations for HCV infection
  2. Identify essential elements to include in the work-up of a chronically HCV infected patient
  3. Discuss the pros and cons of available modalities to evaluate and stage liver fibrosis

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Eric Meissner, MD
Assistant Professor, Medical University of South Carolina

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-166-L01-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 12:45 PM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

0.75
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss emerging developments in Hepatitis C
  2. Discuss appropriate treatment regimens for Hepatitis C

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Palmetto Health USC Medical Group

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-167-L01-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify and assess the significance of agents that commonly interact with directly acting antivirals
  2. Discuss clinically relevant drug-drug interactions for the co-infected individual

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Caroline Derrick, PharmD, BCPS
Infectious Disease Pharmacist, Palmetto Health USC Medical Group

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-168-L01-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 02:30 PM - 03:00 PM

CE Hours

0.50
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Recognize the clinical manifestations of HCV infection

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Palmetto Health USC Medical Group

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-169-L01-P
Date: 09/22/18
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00