Events Calendar

The Links: Core Skills for HIV Management

Online Event

Routine HIV screening is a key access point for linkage to care. Despite CDC guidelines recommending that all persons aged 13 to 64 receive an annual HIV screening, the majority do not, and many who do get tested receive no follow-up. Appropriately-timed interventions for people who have received an HIV diagnosis reduce the risks of […]

Sharing The Cure: Maryland Community-Based Program to Test and Cure Hepatitis C

Online Event

The Maryland Department of Health through the Infectious Diseases Prevention and Health Services Bureau in collaboration with the John Hopkins University Division of Infectious Disease is organizing a provider training program on hepatitis C diagnosis and treatment. This provider training program is part of the Maryland Community-based Program to Test and Cure Hepatitis C. There are two […]

The Links: Enhancing Culturally Appropriate Communication: Patient–Provider Interventions

Online Event

This webinar will introduce organizational strategies to improve communication; involve teamwork training initiatives and the adoption of structured culturally tailored communication tools; how to implement the process, checklists, and team briefing processes. Patient safety and high quality culturally appropriate care should be the goals for all healthcare professionals. Equitable patient-provider communication is an essential component […]

Opportunities and Strategies to Optimize PrEP Uptake in Key Communities

Online Event

PrEP continues to be underused by people who could benefit from it, especially those affected by health disparities. Of the 1.2 million people in the U.S. who can benefit from taking PrEP, only about 23% have used PrEP. Data on PrEP coverage shows that racial/ethnic minorities, sexual minorities, youth, and women access PrEP at even […]