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  • HIV PrEP and Incident HCV Infection

    Providers at Kaiser San Francisco, which has a large HIV preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program, recently published a brief report on 2 patients who developed acute HCV while on HIV PrEP. This reinforces what we might expect--that while PrEP may be effective as an HIV prevention method,...

  • Sexual Transmission of Hepatitis C in HIV-Infected MSM: Raising Awareness through Screening

    May is National Viral Hepatitis Awareness Month. We are at an exciting time in HCV awareness, screening and treatment. A recently updated Viral Hepatitis Action Plan, new United States Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) HCV screening guidelines for both the birth-cohort (the “baby boomer...

  • Updated Opportunistic Infections Guidelines

    Introduction

    New guidelines for OI prevention and treatment include major updates to all sections of the document. There are numerous changes in the recommendations for prevention, diagnosis, and management. Among the highlights are the following.

    TreatmentCMV retinitis

    Intravitreal...

  • The New Era of HCV Therapy: What Are the Challenges Facing HIV Health Care Providers?

    Approximately one-third of HIV-infected patients in the United States are co-infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Liver fibrosis appears to be accelerated in HCV/HIV co-infection compared with HCV infection alone; consequently complications of end stage liver disease have become...

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7/25
African American Hepatitis C Action Day
Event type: Awareness Days
7/28
World Hepatitis Day
Event type: Awareness Days
11/27
2018 Texas HIV-STD Conference
Day Title
5/19
Hepatitis Testing Day
Event type: Awareness Days
5/10
HIV and Hepatitis Management: The New York Course
3/4
CROI 2018: Boston