Quarterly Newsletter

The AETC NCRC produces a quarterly newsletter with updates about new resources, tools, and events for AETC faculty and staff, and affiliated professionals. If you are part of the AETC Community (faculty and staff), sign up here for website access and email updates. If you are an associated professional, sign up here to receive our newsletter.

Spring 2022 Edition

  • National Workforce Survey - 10-minute survey for prescribers

AETC Program Updates

Webinars/Conferences

  • 20th Annual State of the Art Management of Infectious Diseases Conference -- March 19, 2022
  • Hot Topics HIV 2021 Prevention and Reproductive Choices for Women - March 24, 2022, 10 AM - 2:30 PM ET (MidAtlantic AETC, West Virginia Regional Partner):
  • Living Well with HIV - March 24, 2022, 7-9 PM ET/6-8 PM CT (Midwest AETC)
  • 2022 Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council (SUMHLC) Conference: Addressing HIV, HCV, and STIs in Rhode Island - March 25, 2022, 8 AM - 12 PM ET (New England AETC)
  • Integrating HIV PrEP into Primary Care Settings: Rationale & Best Practices - March 25, 2022, 11 AM - 12 PM ET (Northeast/Caribbean AETC, Albany Medical College)
  • National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2022: PrEP-ing Native Communities for Ending the Epidemic - March 29, 2-4 PM ET/1-3 PM CT (Midwest AETC)
  • Mountain West Transforming Care Conference - March 31 - April 2, 2022 (Mountain West AETC, Utah AETC)
  • 2-Day Virtual Conference: What’s New - Finding the New Normal in Family Planning, Opioids, TB, Mental Health, HIV, and STIs - April 8 & 22, 2022, 12:50 - 4:45 PM ET (MidAtlantic AETC, Howard University Regional Partner, STD/HIV Prevention Training Center at Johns Hopkins, Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center-Danya Institute, Rutgers Global Tuberculosis Institute, The DC Area Health and Education Centers at Georgetown Medical Center)
  • Syringe Service Programs (SSPs) in Public Health: Mobile Innovations to Reach Rural Communities - April 13, 2022, 12-1:30 PM ET (New England AETC)
  • New PrEP Guidelines - April 20, 2022, 12-1 PM ET (New England AETC): In this webinar, Dr. Kevin Ard will provide updated guidance related to PrEP, informed by new PrEP guidelines and the FDA approval of injectable PrEP. CEUs are available. Register
  • 13th Annual Kentucky AETC HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C Conference - April 22-23, 2022 (Southeast AETC, Kentucky AETC)
  • HIV Care: May Update 2022 - May 2, 2022, 8:15 AM - 3:45 PM ET (Southeast AETC, North Carolina HIV Training & Education Center, UNC-Chapel Hill)

Resources

  • National HIV Curriculum Aligned with 2021 HIV PrEP Guidelines (University of Washington (UW) Infectious Diseases Education & Assessment (IDEA) Program)
  • HIV Care Tools Updates (AETC NCRC): This month’s HIV Care Tools App update includes new information about long-acting injectables in the PrEP Quick Guide, and updates to the Medication Assistance program listings and the AETC National Directory.
  • Updated Infographics (AETC NCRC): Two new updated infographics:
  • Addressing HIV-related Disparities Affecting Black Women in the U.S.
  • Increasing HIV Prevention among Young Black Men who have Sex with Men (YBMSM) in the U.S.
  • New MidAtlantic AETC Pocket Guides (MidAtlantic AETC):
    • Latinx – HIV Case Finding and Prevention pocket guide
    • Non-Occupational Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (nPEP)
  • CROI 2022 Update: HIV Prevention (Mountain West AETC): Training slides
  • Podcast: Stigma, HIV and Substance Use Disorders (SUD) (New England ETC)
  • Treatment as Prevention (TaP) & Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U): A Strategy for HIV Prevention (Pacific AETC, Nevada Regional Partner): Training slides
  • ShareSpot: 2 New HIV Meds Updates (AETC NCRC)
    • Updated CDC PrEP Guidelines
    • Long-acting Injectable PrEP Approved: Cabotegravir
  • ShareSpot: HIV-related Journal Articles from AETC-Affiliated Researchers and Faculty, 2021 (AETC Program)
  • Overcoming Adversity to Improve STI Testing & Screening Outcomes (Southwest Louisiana AIDS Council, HRSA Special Projects of National Significance)

Practice Transformation & Minority AIDS Initiative

  • Building Leadership Commitment for Quality Improvement (QI) and Generating Organizational Support Workshop Materials (AETC NCRC, HRSA's Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Center for Quality Improvement and Innovation [CQII])
  • NOFO: Minority AIDS Initiative - Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations at High Risk for HIV/AIDS
    (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration [SAMHSA], U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services)

Other Events and Resources

  • 2022 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment is Now Fully Virtual - August 23-36, 2022 (HRSA HAB)
  • Eleven New National STD Curriculum 2nd Edition Question Bank Topics (University of Washington (UW) Infectious Diseases Education & Assessment (IDEA) Program)
  • Optimizing PrEP in Practice: Guidelines & Clinical Considerations - March 24, 2022, 1-2 PM ET (National Coalition for LGBTQ Health)
  • Bridging HIV & SUD: Innovations in the Field Webinar Series (National Alliance for HIV Education and Workforce Development [NAHEWD])
    • April 1, 2022 - Safety Optimization (Harm Reduction) for Sexual & Gender Diverse People Who Participate in Chemsex
    • June 3, 2022 - When you can't stop the parTy… the Syndemic of HIV and Chemsex
  • 30th Annual Update on HIV Management - April 8, 2022, Cobb Galleria, Atlanta, GA (International Antiviral Society-USA)
  • 2021 CDC STI Guidelines Bootcamp: Where To Look and What To Do - April 13, 2022, 2-3 PM ET (HRSA Bureau of Primary Health Care)
  • The American Conference for the Treatment of HIV (ACTHIV) - May 5-7, 2022, Denver, CO: Registration and Abstract Submission Period is Open (American Academy of CME)
  • Updated Minor Consent and Confidentiality Laws for PrEP and HIV Treatment (National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors [NASTAD])
  • Indiana University National HIV Conference - June 8-11, 2022, Indianapolis, IN (Indiana University's Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs)

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