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Intercepting Inequities: Strategies for Improving PrEP Uptake Among Black Americans, Q&A Session 3

CMEO Webcast

Premiere Date: Friday, October 1, 2021

This activity offers CE credit for:

  1. ABIM (MOC)
  2. ABP (MOC)
  3. Medicine (accme)
  4. Nursing (ANCC)
  5. Pharmacy (acpe)
  6. PA (aapa)
  7. Other

All other clinicians will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢

Credit Expiration Date: Saturday, October 1, 2022

Faculty


David J. Malebranche, MD, MPH David J. Malebranche, MD, MPH (Moderator)
Medicine/Sexual Health/HIV Specialist
Atlanta, GA

Quintin Robinson, MD Quintin Robinson, MD 
HIV Division Director
AbsoluteCARE Medical Center and Pharmacy
Atlanta, GA

Statement of Need

Despite the fact that Black/African American individuals are disproportionately at risk for HIV, PrEP continues to be underutilized in these populations. Optimizing and expanding the use of PrEP in these at-risk populations requires improved knowledge and prevention strategies, in order to improve rates of HIV testing and initiation of PrEP in at-risk individuals who are HIV negative.

This live webcast hosted by CME Outfitters will address racial disparities in the initiation of PrEP and the implementation of strategies to increase HIV testing and PrEP initiation.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this CE activity, participants should be able to:

  • Address racial disparities in the initiation of PrEP among Black/African Americans by initiating two new strategies for HIV testing and prevention into your clinical workflow.

Financial Support

Supported by an educational grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Target Audience

Physicians, PAs, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists

Credit Information

ABIM MOC Credit:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to .5 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Learning Formats
Live activity

Royal College MOC: Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME's "CME in Support of MOC" program in Section 3 of the Royal College's MOC Program.

MIPS Improvement Activity: This activity counts towards MIPS Improvement Activity requirements under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). Clinicians should submit their improvement activities by attestation via the CMS Quality Payment Program website.

Post-tests, credit request forms, and activity evaluations must be completed online (requires free account activation), and participants can print their certificate or statement of credit immediately (75% pass rate required). This website supports all browsers except Internet Explorer for Mac. For complete technical requirements and privacy policy, visit https://www.cmeoutfitters.com/privacy-and-confidentiality-policy.

Disclosure Declaration

It is the policy of CME Outfitters, LLC, to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, and scientific rigor and integrity in all of their CE activities. Faculty must disclose to the participants any relationships with commercial companies whose products or devices may be mentioned in faculty presentations, or with the commercial supporter of this CE activity. CME Outfitters, LLC, has evaluated, identified, and attempted to resolve any potential conflicts of interest through a rigorous content validation procedure, use of evidence-based data/research, and a multidisciplinary peer review process. The following information is for participant information only. It is not assumed that these relationships will have a negative impact on the presentations.

Dr. Malebranche reports that he is on the speakers bureau for Gilead Sciences, Inc. He is a consultant for Gilead Sciences, Inc. and ViiV Healthcare.

Dr. Robinson reports that he was on the speakers bureau for Gilead Sciences, Inc. and ViiV Healthcare.

Maria Glukhovsky, PharmD (planning committee) has no disclosures to report.

Jan Perez (planning committee) has no disclosures to report.

Sharon Tordoff (planning committee) has no disclosures to report.

Disclosures were obtained from the CME Outfitters, LLC staff: No disclosures to report.

Faculty of this CE activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. The faculty have been informed of their responsibility to disclose to the audience if they will be discussing off-label or investigational uses (any uses not approved by the FDA) of products or devices.

Questions about this activity? Call us at 877.CME.PROS (877.263.7767).


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