HIV and Aging Educational Videos

Source: AETC HIV and Aging Workgroup
April 2015 

The following 4 presentations were developed by workgroup members:


Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Piedad Suarez-Durall, DDS and Phuu Han, DDS, PhD
University of Southern California
Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center

Upon watching this video viewers will :

  1. Recognize the comorbidities associated with HIV that can cause low bone density.
  2. Understand and recognize the risk factors to develop medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ).
  3. Compare the different stages of medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw.
  4. Be able to interpret the recommendations from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons to prevent and manage medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw.

PrEP and Older Adults: Is It Needed?

Greg Melcher, MD
University of California, Davis
Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center

This video examines the epidemiology and the risk assessment for acquiring sexually transmitted infections, including HIV infection among older adults.  It discusses the role of PrEP as a prevention measure to avoid acquisition of HIV infection.

Taking a Sexual Assessment for Older Adults

Dorcas Baker, RN, BSN, ACRN, MA
Johns Hopkins University
Pennsylvania/MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center

This video will provide basic principles to consider when taking a sexual history on an older adult. Background, Provider, and Patient Barriers as well as an example of Sexual History Taking Method will be discussed. This video is to be used as a resource only and not as best practice.

Menopause and Bone Health in HIV-Infected Women

Marcia M. Holstad, PhD, RN, FAANP, FAAN
Emory University
Southeast AIDS Education and Training Center

This video will briefly describe what's known about menopause related to HIV and discuss bone health, an important risk associated with menopause in HIV infected women.