December 20, 2012

Posted December 2012

Here is important information from the Office of the Medical Director (OMD) AIDS Institute:

December 13 NYS HIV Quality of Care Advisory Committee Summary – The OMD is pleased to share with you a summary of the December 13 New York State HIV Quality of Care Advisory Committee meeting, available here.

New Oral Health Care Resource for PLHIV – “Innovations in Oral Health Care for People Living with HIV/AIDS,” a special supplement to Public Health Reports, presents findings from the Innovations in Oral Health Care Initiative, which involved 15, five-year demonstration projects.

New Adolescent Guidelines – The OMD has released new guidelines on HIV Disclosure to Parents and Consent to HIV Treatment Among Adolescents.

New Presentations Available on

  • Controversies in HIV Medicine 2012 Calvin Cohen, MD, MSc
  • Pharmacists: A Valuable Part of the HIV Treatment Team John Faragon, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVE
  • Head and Neck Exam for Healthcare Providers Gwen Cohen-Brown, DDS
  • Depression as a Medical Co-morbidity of HIV Infection James Satriano, PhD
  • Metabolic Complications of HIV (and Antiretroviral Therapy) Marshall Glesby, MD, PhD
  • HIV and Aging Sanjiv Shah, MD, MPH
  • Transgender Treatment in High Risk Adolescents Jeffrey Birnbaum, MD, MPH
  • Gene Therapy Studies for the Treatment of HIV Infection Pablo Tebas, MD
  • The Berlin Patient: Eradication of HIV with CCR5 deficient hematopoietic stem cells Gero Hütter, MD