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 with HIV.
To earn free continuing education credits (CME or CNE), you must register and complete the course modules on the Rutgers University Center for Professional Development website.
- Epidemiology of HIV/HCV Co-infection in the United States
Author: Francine Cournos, MD
- Morbidity and Mortality in Co-infected People 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