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BTAN Chicago 3-Day HIV Prevention, Treatment, Care, and Advocacy Training

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King Center

4314 S. Cottage Grove

Chicago, IL 60653

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The Chicago chapter of the Black Treatment Advocates Network (BTAN), in partnership with the Black AIDS Institute, presents the 2017 3-Day HIV Training. Join Black AIDS Institute staff for a three-day training on the latest in HIV prevention, treatment, care, and advocacy as we collectively work to end the HIV epidemic in the Black community. At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Increase knowledge of effective HIV prevention, treatment and care strategies that improve outcomes on the HIV treatment cascade in Black communities

  • Increase knowledge of the drivers of the HIV epidemic in Black communities

  • Increase knowledge of effective HIV advocacy and community mobilization efforts in the Black community

  • Practice skills and abilities to develop and deliver effective HIV prevention, treatment and care strategies to Black communities

The training will be held at the King Center. Breakfast will be served at 8:30am, with the training program running from 9:00am to 5:00pm each day. Breakfast and lunch will be provided daily to participants.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit (s) ™

All participants will receive a ticket for every day of attendance for the Black AIDS Institute's annual Drive Out AIDS drawing to win a 2017 Kia Optima, courtesy of Car Pros Kia of Carson!

For more information, contact us at BTANChicago.info@gmail.com.

ACCREDITATION

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the Morehouse School of Medicine and Black Aids Institute. The Morehouse School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Morehouse School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 18 AMA PRA Category 1 credit (s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent to their participation in the activity.


DISCLOSURE STATEMENT
Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) in accordance with ACCME guidelines requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by MSM for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and the appropriateness of patient care recommendations. Full disclosure of speaker relationships will be made at this activity.

Three Rivers AHEC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama Board of Nursing.
Provider #: ABNP1496 Expiration date: July 23, 2018.

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