HIV: Myth Busters Edition

Sponsor: North Country Health Consortium/AskPETRA

AUDIENCE: Nurses, Physicians, Social Workers, Certified Prevention Specialists, and Licenced Alcohol and Drug Counselors

WHAT: HIV: Myth Busters Edition will discuss advances in HIV prevention and care and how these advances have impacted those living with HIV; Stigma and its connection to existing myths about HIV; Identify ways in which stigma and belief in myths build barriers to care for individuals at risk for/living with HIV.

Upon completion of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify two ways that treatment for HIV is moving forward
  • Describe 2 ways that “Undetectable = Untransmissable” impacts people who live with HIV
  • Identify 2 myths that are false about HIV
  • Identify at least 2 ways stigma impacts people at risk for/living with HIV engaging in medical care

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Event Details

December 3, 2021
9:00 am - 2:30 pm