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Oral Health and HIV: Interdisciplinary Care

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Date/Time:
Saturday, 10/28/17 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Format(s):
Lecture

Credit Hours:
4

Course Description

What's new in the guidelines?  This program  will include a discussion of the current preferred antiretroviral therapy in comparison to previous guidelines.  The drug classes of antiretroviral agents will be reviewed including their mechanism of action, place in therapy, as well as the most common side effects seen with antiretroviral therapy.  Pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP will be described and will include the regimen, dose, duration, side effects, monitoring parameters, patient counseling points, and indications.

  • Oral Health  and HIV / The HIV Care Continuum
  • Update: Preferred Treatment Regimens for HIV

Course Schedule:

     8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Registration (Beverage Service)
     9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Lecture

Instructor Bio:

Mark S. Schweizer, DDS MPH,

      Director of Development and Special Projects
      Dental Director South Florida Southeast AIDS Training and Education Center
      Assistant Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine

Marylee Worley, PharmD, BCPS

     Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
     Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
     Nova Southeastern University, College of Pharmacy
     Faculty, Southeast AIDS Education &Training Center

Educational Objectives and Benefits:

  • Identify the current demographics of HIV/AIDS and infections rates
  • Interpret lab results CD4, viral loads, and their relationship to oral manifestations of HIV
  • Explain the role the dental healthcare professional has in the continuum of HIV care
  • Discuss updates and current preferred ART for treatment of HIV
  • Discuss common ART therapy’s adverse effects
  • Describe and identify indications/regimens for PrEP
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Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The College is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education, approved AGD/PACE program 

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