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COVID-19 Update: Additional Vaccine Doses and People with HIV

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In August 2021 the FDA authorized additional vaccine doses for certain immunocompromised individuals, to bolster protection against the coronavirus. This webinar will explore third doses and boosters, with a focus on people with HIV.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe the reasons for the inclusion of a third COVID-19 vaccination for people with advanced or untreated HIV disease.
  • Review strengths and limitations of current antibody and cellular measures of vaccine effectiveness.
  • Describe approaches to patient education about these changes.
  • Recite the evidence in support of a third COVID-19 vaccine booster for all individuals

Speaker: 

Renslow D. Sherer, MD
Director, International HIV Training Center
Professor of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases and Global Health, University of Chicago
Regional Clinical Director, Midwest AIDS Training & Education Center

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Topic(s): COVID-19

Event Type: Webinars

Event Location: Online

Source AETC: Midwest AETC, University of Minnesota (Covering Minnesota and Iowa)