Accreditation Information

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

CPE

ACPEThe University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This knowledge-based activity has been assigned UAN 0022-0000-20-199-L02-P and will award 1.00 contact hour (0.100 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes signing in at registration, attending the entire session for which credit is claimed, completing the activity evaluation and requesting credit online at conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. The College complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 1.00 hour of participation.

CDE

This live course meets regulatory requirements for 1.00 hour credit as permitted by 201 KAR 8:532 for dentists and 201 KAR 8:562 for dental hygienists.

CHES

Sponsored by Western Kentucky University Department of Public Health, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.  This program  is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to  1.0   total Category I continuing education contact hours.  Maximum advanced-level CECH available are  0.  Continuing Competency credits available are  0.  

Provider 105862    Event #78002

Needs Statement

Our healthcare providers need strategies to assist them in recognizing the Opportunistic Infections using current guidelines for the prevention and treatment of OI in Adults and Adolescents with HIV.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, you will be able to:
1. Recognize the clinical manifestations of common serious opportunistic infections (OI) that occur in persons with HIV
2. Discuss recommendations for initiating and discontinuing primary prevention for OI in person with HIV
3. Recognize potential adverse effects and contraindications for medications used as OI prevention

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurses, Pharmacists, and other HIV/AIDS providers.

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.