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HIV and Substance Use Disorder Stigma: Key Concepts, Findings, and Intervention Strategies

AETC Sponsor(s):
External Sponsor(s):
Yale University School of Medicine

After this learning session, attendees will be able to:

  • Define stigma and describe how stigma impacts health outcomes in the context of HIV, SUD, and other chronic diseases.
  • Summarize research findings on associations between stigma prevention and treatment outcomes within the contexts of HIV and SUD.
  • Identify intervention tools to reduce stigma and enhance resilience to stigma

Speaker: Valerie Earnshaw, PhD
Host: Dr. Lydia Barakat
Host: Robert Sideleau -RN, BSN
Host: Sharen E. McKay, PhD 

Target Audience:
Clinical providers, social workers, and community health workers who provide
services to people living with HIV, Hep C, and SUD.