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New Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part F AETC National Curriculum: HIV/HCV Co-infection

 
 

New Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part F AETC National Curriculum: HIV/HCV Co-infection


This evidence-based, online curriculum is designed to increase knowledge of HIV/hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection among people of color in the United States and its territories. The curriculum covers prevention, screening, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations. It was developed for novice to expert clinicians, faculty, trainers, and students.

 

The curriculum covers six core competencies:

  • Epidemiological background of HIV/HCV co-infection in the United States;
  • Primary and secondary prevention of viral hepatitis among people living with HIV in the United States;
  • Screening, testing, and diagnosis of HCV infection among people living with HIV;
  • HCV treatment guidelines for adults living with HIV;
  • Recommendations for subpopulations of people living with HIV/HCV co-infection; and
  • Recommendations to address barriers related to screening, testing, treatment, and care of HCV co-infected people living with HIV.

The curriculum was developed by the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part F AETC National Coordinating Resource Center. It was developed as a component of the Secretary's Minority AIDS Initiative-Funded Jurisdictional Approach to Curing Hepatitis C among HIV/HCV Co-infected People of Color project through HRSA/HAB.

 

Promotional cards are available and can be requested via email.

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