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HIV Adherence - ARCHIVED CME


Presentations

  • NON
    CME

    Patient Adherence: A Critical Component of HIV Suppression

    Speakers:Paul E. Sax, MD, Professor of Medicine
    John T. Brooks, MD, Medical Epidemiologist, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention

    Duration: 60 minutes

    Presented on: May 17, 2016

    *This session is not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

  • NON
    CME

    Innovations in Antiretroviral Therapy Formulations

    Speakers:Paul E. Sax, MD, Professor of Medicine
    Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS, FASHP, Professor of Pharmacy Practice

    Duration: 60 minutes

    Presented on: May 17, 2016

    *This session is not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM


Speakers

  • Paul E. Sax, MD

    Paul E. Sax, MD

    Paul E. Sax, MD

    Professor of Medicine

    Paul E. Sax, MD, is clinical director of the Division of Infectious Diseases and the HIV Program at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. His ongoing areas of research include clinical trials of antiretroviral therapies, cost-effectiveness of management strategies for HIV, and toxicity of antiretroviral therapy. Dr Sax is presently the principal investigator at the BWH AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, a member of the Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing AIDS Complications (CEPAC) Research Group, and editor-in-chief of Open Forum Infectious Diseases. He earned his MD from Harvard Medical School, completed an internal medicine residency at BWH, and an infectious diseases fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital.
  • John T. Brooks, MD

    John T. Brooks, MD

    John T. Brooks, MD

    Medical Epidemiologist, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention

    John T. Brooks, MD is a medical epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention. He leads the Epidemiology Research Team in the CDC’s Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention that sponsors the HIV Outpatient Study which, since 1993, tracks the health of individuals living with HIV infection to improve prevention and treatment services. Dr Brooks is a nationally known expert in HIV-related opportunistic infections, complications of long-term survival and aging with HIV, and the use HIV medicines to prevent HIV transmission. He serves on numerous national HIV guidelines committees and has authored or coauthored over 140 peer-reviewed publications.
  • Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS, FASHP

    Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS, FASHP

    Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS, FASHP

    Professor of Pharmacy Practice

    Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS, FASHP, is professor of pharmacy practice at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) School of Pharmacy-Worcester/Manchester and a clinical pharmacy specialist in infectious diseases at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts. She conducts research in HIV pharmacotherapy, including assessment of medication errors with antiretroviral therapy in hospitalized patients, and spearheads initiatives to facilitate safe and appropriate use of antiretroviral therapy within the hospital setting. Dr Spooner is a fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, is published in peer-reviewed journals, writes textbook chapters on antiretroviral therapy, and provides continuing education sessions for pharmacists.