Aging in August Week 3: The Converging Epidemics of HIV and Obesity

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John Koethe, MD, MSCIAssistant Professor, Division of Infectious DiseasesVanderbilt University Medical Center

After this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Describe changes in obesity prevalence among HIV-infected individuals over the past decade and the groups most affected
  • Identify the effects of obesity on cardiometabolic disease risk factors in HIV patients and the major non-infectious comorbidities exacerbated by obesity
  • Summarize the disease screening and major cardiometabolic disease treatment considerations in obese HIV patients

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Topic(s): HIV Primary Care, OIs & Comorbid Conditions

Event Type: Webinars

Event Location: Online, National

Source AETC: Southeast AETC