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2019 SC HIV, STD, and Viral Hepatitis Conference (Columbia, SC)


South Carolina HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Conference
October 16 & 17, 2019
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
1101 Lincoln Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
 
To register for the conference online, please visit www.midcarolinaahec.org.
To register for the conference via mail, please follow the instructions on the conference website, www.schiv-stdconference.org.
 
The SC HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Conference is designed for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, other clinicians, HIV/STD/Viral Hepatitis educators, social workers, case managers, public health professionals, pharmacists, other service providers, teachers, students, people living with HIV/AIDS and other interested community members. The mission for this interdisciplinary conference is to provide opportunities for professionals and community members to engage in dialogue and share past successes, discuss current practices and interventions, as well as address emerging issues and trends.
 
A total of 9 of the concurrent sessions are ACPE-accredited for pharmacists, and pharmacists may claim a maximum of 6.0 live contact hours (0.6 CEUs) of knowledge-based continuing pharmacy education.  Please see below to view the details of each session accredited for pharmacists!

Date: Oct 16, 2019 08:00 AM - Oct 17, 2019 02:45 PM

CE Hours

9.00

CE Units

0.900

Activity Type

  • Knowledge-Based and Application-Based

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)

Mid-Carolina AHEC

Requirements for CE Credit

Participants must sign in upon arrival and have attendance verified. 
 
To claim credit for this activity, participants must complete the online program evaluation and must update their accounts to properly reflect their month/day of birth and correct NABP e-Profile ID.  To register with NABP or look up your NABP e-Profile ID, please click on the CPE Monitor logo below to be directed to their site. 
 
Credit that is claimed greater than 60 days from the date of the program will be automatically rejected by the CPE Monitor.  Claiming credit within 30 days of the live program will ensure that any issues with transmission to the CPE Monitor can be rectified in advance of the 60-day deadline.  If you would like a paper statement of credit, you may print an individual statement or a transcript from your NABP e-Profile.
 

 

 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Distinguish HIV transmission rates nationally based upon respective state HIV educational curricula mandate status
  2. Explain key components of HIV educational curricula within the state of South Carolina
  3. Investigate plausible strategies to standardize the provision of HIV educational curricula within various academic institutions

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kenric Ware, PharmD, MBA, AAHIVP
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, South University

Samantha Carter
PharmD Student, South University

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-150-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Define 3 of the main clinical criteria of a PCMH for PLWHA
  2. Provide at least 5 patient outcome benefits for PLWHA receiving services in a PCMH
  3. Illustrate at least 2-3 strategies for improved patient engagement in a PLWHA-PCMH service environment

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Steven K. Barnett, MD, CMD
CAN Columbia Medical Director and Physician

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-151-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify factors related to HIV transmission risk in South Carolina and challenges to prevention
  2. Describe development of a telemedicine program for pre-exposure prophylaxis in partnership with community organizations
  3. Appraise outcomes of a PrEP telemedicine pilot program and apply this knowledge to expansion of future programs

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jasmine Pinckney
Statistical & Research Analyst II, Medical University of South Carolina

Marty Player, MD, MSCR
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina

Vanessa Diaz, MD, MSCR
Research Director, Medical University of South Carolina

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-152-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:50 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe the probable impact on persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) understanding of their abilities to navigate the My ScriptRewards Program.
  2. Differentiate between safety profiles of HIV antiretroviral medications promoted through the My ScriptsRewards Program versus those outside of the program's recommended domain.
  3. Analyze potential ramifications of the My ScriptRewards Program on medical practitioners’ prescriptive authority and ongoing relationships with HIV/AIDS patients under their care.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Heather Young
PharmD Student, South University

Kenric Ware, PharmD, MBA, AAHIVP
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, South University

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-153-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 02:40 PM - 03:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Review current treatment and prevention guideline recommendations for HIV
  2. Review new medications for HIV
  3. Review top research findings in HIV

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Sharon Weissman, MD
Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, USC School of Medicine

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-154-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 03:50 PM - 04:50 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe the epidemiology of obesity in patients living with HIV
  2. Compare reports of weight gain among the different classes of ART
  3. Discuss strategies for helping decrease obesity in our patient populations

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Stephanie Kirk, PharmD, BCACP, CDE
Assistant Professor, MUSC Division of Infectious Diseases

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-155-L02-P
Date: 10/16/19
Time: 03:50 PM - 04:50 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss the latest Hepatitis C testing recommendations
  2. Review Hepatitis C lab interpretation
  3. Discuss the Hepatitis C Treatment Guidelines

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, USC School of Medicine, Department of Internal Med

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-156-L01-P
Date: 10/17/19
Time: 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe emerging treatment options for HIV infected individuals
  2. Apply barriers to use of these agents in clinical practice to a real patient case
  3. Outline prevention strategies on the horizon for HIV

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Caroline Derrick, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, USC School of Medicine, Department of Internal Med

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-157-L02-P
Date: 10/17/19
Time: 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Summarize opioid overdose and opioid use disorder trends in the United States
  2. Discuss the relationship between opioid use disorder and infectious diseases
  3. Determine appropriate patients for medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jordan Cooler, PharmD
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-158-L01-P
Date: 10/17/19
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:50 PM

CE Hours

1.00