This program is intended for physicians, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, physician associate/physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals who care for persons at risk of HIV acquisition.
The goal of this program is to equip healthcare professionals caring for patients initiated on PrEP with practical strategies to overcome barriers to PrEP persistence and reengage with those who have discontinued PrEP
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Identify patients at risk of PrEP discontinuation through proactive monitoring strategies and awareness of populations at increased risk of discontinuation, such as women and younger patients
Apply supportive interventions to reduce the risk of inappropriate PrEP discontinuation, addressing health system, regimen-based, and patient factors
Implement practical strategies to reengage patients in PrEP care when they have an ongoing risk of HIV acquisition but have discontinued PrEP
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.
The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they have with ineligible companies related to the content of this educational activity:
Tony Brown, MPH
Department of Health Services, Policy, and Management
University of South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina
Tony Brown, MPH, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Sarah Rowan, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Associate Director of HIV and Viral Hepatitis Prevention
Public Health Institute at Denver Health
Denver Health and Hospital Authority
Sarah E. Rowan, MD, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The planners and content peer reviewers from Clinical Care Options, LLC, Practicing Clinicians Exchange, and ProCE, LLC do not have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 1 hour. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, learners must follow these steps during the period from August 21, 2023, through August 20, 2024:
You must receive a test score of 65 or better and respond to all evaluation questions to receive a certificate. After submitting the evaluation, you may access your online certificate by selecting the certificate link on the confirmation page. Records of all CME/CE activities completed can be found on the "My Certificates" page. There are no costs/fees for this activity.
This program has been made available online.
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Clinical Care Options, LLC and ProCE, LLC. Clinical Care Options, LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
CCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Continuing Professional Development
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Nursing Continuing Professional Development activity is 1 contact hour.
Continuing Pharmacy Education
CCO designates this continuing education activity for 1 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Universal Activity Number - JA4008176-9999-23-217-H02-P
Type of Activity: Application
Upon successfully completing the post-test with a score of 65 and the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.