The Mid-Atlantic AIDS Education and Training Center (MAAETC) provides training events to health care professionals in the Richmond area.
HIV Prevention Counseling Series: The Facts
The Facts is a one-day course that provides information concerning the spectrum of HIV disease, HIV antibody testing and developments in rapid testing, legal issues, disclosure assistance (partner counseling and referral services), risk assessment and reduction, and psychosocial issues.
Date: Jan. 10, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: St. Paul's Baptist Church, 4247 Creighton Rd, Richmond, VA 23223
WEBINAR: HIV and Aging
The purpose of this webinar is to enable participants to increase their knowledge of advances in HIV care for an aging patient population. Upon completion, participants will be able to: List common comorbidities in aging patients with HIV, and discuss best practices for providing comprehensive care for aging patients with HIV. .
Date: Jan. 16, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
HIV Prevention Counseling Series: The Fundamentals of Prevention Counseling
The Fundamentals is a one day course that provides guidelines and skill-building opportunities for professionals who implement prevention counseling and HIV antibody testing. This workshop incorporates recommendations and strategies from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for personalizing prevention counseling sessions before and after testing for HIV.
**The Facts and the CDC on line Rapid HIV test course are pre-requisites for this course**
Date: Jan. 23, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: St. Pauls' Baptist Church, 4247 Creighton Rd, Richmond, VA 23223