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HIV PRN and Women's Health PRN Focus Session -- HIV and Gender: Implications for Prevention and Care

Sunday, October 08, 2017 from 2:15 PM to 3:45 PM MST at Phoenix Convention Center North Building Street Level: Meeting Room 128

Available for 1.50 hours of CPE credit
Activity Number: 0217-0000-17-141-L02-P
Activity Type: A Knowledge-Based Activity

  • Kimberly  Scarsi, Pharm.D., M.Sc.Moderator: Kimberly Scarsi, Pharm.D., M.Sc.
    Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Pharmacy, Omaha, Nebraska
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An Ounce of PrEP-vention: Preventing HIV in Women
2:15 PM

  • Mackenzie L. Cottrell, Pharm.D.Speaker: Mackenzie L. Cottrell, Pharm.D.
    Research Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Learning Objectives
1. Recognize gender disparities in the uptake of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).
2. Describe novel PrEP strategies for women.
3. Compare and contrast HIV prevention strategies in men versus women.
My Preferred Pronoun Is … Optimizing Care for Transgender Women
2:45 PM

  • Joshua  Havens, Pharm.D.Speaker: Joshua Havens, Pharm.D.
    Specialty Care Clinic, Nebraska Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska
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Learning Objectives
1. Recommend common medication therapies for gender affirming therapy.
2. Interpret goals of therapy and monitoring parameters for hormonal pharmacotherapy.
3. Describe possible drug-drug interactions between gender affirming therapy and antiretrovirals used for HIV treatment or prevention.
The Changing Tide: Considerations Throughout the Life Span of Women Living with HIV
3:15 PM

  • Jennifer Cocohoba, Pharm.D.Speaker: Jennifer Cocohoba, Pharm.D.
    Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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Learning Objectives
1. Compare and contrast the clinical outcomes and unique risks of antiretroviral pharmacotherapy in women versus men.
2. Manage drug-drug interactions between hormone replacement therapy or contraceptives and antiretrovirals.
3. Choose an optimal antiretroviral therapy regimen for an HIV-infected pregnant woman.