Northwest AETC, in collaboration with Project ECHO, launched a new online clinical education and case consultation service in Winter 2012 (NW AETC ECHO). This series is co-provided by the University of Washington School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, and School of Nursing, Continuing Nursing Education. Clinicians who are selected to participate receive:
Mentorship from an interdisciplinary team of HIV specialists in infectious disease, internal medicine, psychiatry, pharmacy, and nursing/case management
Weekly clinical updates (see topic list) on latest strategies in HIV care (see topic list)
Free, consultations on specific patients on their panel, with written recommendations from infectious disease, psychiatry, and pharmacy faxed within 24 hours
Free software to allow weekly video connection from PC's directly to specialists team
Access to specialist clinicians between weekly sessions for emergent needs
Contact with other clinicians caring for HIV patients in underserved settings
Schedule of HIV Clinical Updates
1) Recognize the continuum of HIV care
2) Apply principles of best practices on HIV care
3) Manage clinical complexity in treating HIV disease
Upcoming Conference Topics
Thursday, March 13, 2014 "CROI Update Part I"
Brian Wood, MD
Thursday, March 20, 2014 "CROI Update Part II"
Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD
2014 Clinical Updates
Randall Curtis, MD
Coming soon! Palliative Care and End of Life Issues
Accreditation Statements - for live attendance only
The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 51.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.