Suicide and Overdose among People with HIV during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Updates and Opportunities for Mitigation
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm EST
This is session 5 of the AETC Program HIV and SARS-CoV-2 Winter Webinar Series. This webinar will address increases in overdose and suicides in people with HIV during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Understand that rates of overdose death have increased around the country during the COVID-19 pandemic
- Identify three concrete steps providers can take to address overdose risk in their patients with substance use disorder
- Identify at least two risk factors for suicidal ideation in patients with HIV
- Identify at least two factors on how COVID-19 impacts the mental health of people with HIV
Jocelyn R. James, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Adult Medicine Clinic
Erin M. Miers, PsyD, Psychologist, Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Dartmouth-Hitchcock's HIV Progam
To view the other sessions in this webinar series, click here.
*Certificate of participation is available upon request following completion of this webinar. Continuing education credits are not available for this activity.