Charlene Flash, MD, MPH
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the National Association for Continuing Education (NACE) and Integritas Communications. NACE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Scheduled to launch early June 2019
Charlene Flash, MD, MPH
Medicine - Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other clinicians involved in the care of patients at risk of HIV infection.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Demonstrate understanding of the burden and epidemiology surrounding HIV risk and transmission
- Utilize US Public Health Service (USPHS)/US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) clinical practice guidelines: Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV in the United States to appropriately screen and determine eligibility for PrEP
- Initiate a patient-provider dialog regarding sexual health and a sexual behavior assessment
- Implement appropriate HIV-prevention strategies for initiation and monitoring of patients on PrEP
Resolution of Personal Conflicts of Interests
NACE requires disclosure of relevant financial relationships with the commercial interest from course directors, faculty, members of the activity planning committee, and others in a position to control the content of the educational activity. Any individual who refuses to disclose his or her relationships will be disqualified from any involvement in the planning, development, teaching/presenting, managing, or evaluation of the educational activity.
If NACE is the accredited provider of the activity, the educational partner will be provided the Conflict of Interest form for completion.
The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouses/life partners have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:
Charlene Flash, MD, MPH: No financial relationships to disclose