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HIV/HCV Co-infection: An AETC National Curriculum

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The goal of this curriculum is to provide an evidence-based online curriculum for healthcare providers and trainers of healthcare providers to increase their knowledge on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) co-infection among people of color in the United States and its territories. Topics covered include prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment recommendations as well as barriers and other co-factors that may impede optimal treatment outcomes for co-infected people of color. 

team of AETC Program faculty and staff identified six core competencies for providers treating co-infected people with HIV. Within each topic area, there are multiple lessons.

To earn free continuing education credits (CME or CNE), you must register and complete the course modules (30 minutes and 0.5 CEUs per module) on the Rutgers University Center for Professional Development website.

If you are not interested in receiving CE credits, you may view the all course module content on this website.

Course Modules

  1. Epidemiology
  2. Prevention
  3. Screening, Testing, and Diagnosis
  4. HCV Treatment
  5. Recommendations for Subpopulations of HIV/HCV Co-infected Persons
  6. Addressing Barriers for Co-infected People of Color


This curriculum was developed as a component of the Secretary's Minority AIDS Initiative-Funded Jurisdictional Approach to Curing Hepatitis C among HIV/HCV Co-infected People of Color project through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB).  

Learn more about this curriculum

Learn more about this project in our HIV/HCV Coinfection: Treat Both, Treat Now video. 


See each Curriculum section for additional resources.

Library Resouces by Topic

Clinician-to-Clinician Consultation

  • Hepatitis C Management. AETC National Clinician Consultation Center. Online or phone clinician-to-clinician consultation.
  • HIV/AIDS Management.  AETC National Clinician Consultation Center. Online or phone clinician-to-clinician consultation.


Infographics, Pocket Guides & Posters/Flyers

Charts & Tables

Patient Engagement Tools

Slides, Toolkits, Webinars

Jurisdictional Resources

General Hepatitis C Resources

Download a printable, shareable version (PDF) here.