Section I: Epidemiology
Core Competency 1
At the end of this section, participants will be able to describe the epidemiological background of HIV/HCV co-infection in the United States and the significance of HCV on the morbidity and mortality of people living with HIV.
- Epidemiology of HIV/HCV Co-infection in the United States
Author: Francine Cournos, MD
- Morbidity and Mortality in Co-infected People Living with HIV
Authors: Francine Cournos, MD; Cody Chastain, MD
- The HCV Care Continuum
Authors: Stacey Trooskin, MD, PhD; Susan Thompson
Resources and Links
- Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexual Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- AIDSVu: Online mapping and epidemiology tool
- HepVu: Online mapping and epidemiology tool
- State HCV Incidence and Policies Related to HCV Preventive and Treatment Services for Persons Who Inject Drugs — United States, 2015–2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2017;66:465–469.
- HCV Guidance: Recommendations for Testing, Managing, and Treating Hepatitis C. AASLD-IDSA.
- Hepatitis C Online: Online learning portal offering free CEUs
- National HIV Curriculum: Online learning portal offering free CEUs