HIV Prevention Update 2015
1 Contact Hour
Program Release Date: 8/19/2015
Expiration Date: 12/31/2015
This activity is targeted to pharmacists in all practice settings.
Target Audience: This program is targeted to pharmacists in all practice settings.
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe the NYS plan to end the AIDS epidemic.
2. Discuss the role of tenofovir/emtricitabine in the role of HIV prevention.
3. Review the CDC and NYSDOH guidelines for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis.
4. List 5 interventions the pharmacist can do to ensure safe and effective use of tenofovir/emtricitabine for PrEP.
Presenter: John J. Faragon, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIV-P, Albany Medical Center, New York/New Jersey AIDS Education and Training Center, Virology Education Consultants
The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education
Event Registration Cancellation Policy:
This policy applies to all events sponsored by PSSNY and regional affiliates. For refunds, all cancellations must be received in writing no later than 48 hours prior to the scheduled event. A $10.00 (per person) processing fee will be deducted from all refunds. Phone cancellations will not be accepted. Cancellations may be received via fax, email or regular mail. It is up to the registrant to confirm receipt of the cancellation request. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after the deadline. In extenuating circumstances, to be determined solely by PSSNY, a voucher for attendance at another event might be offered. Additional fees may be required.