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Cultivating Community Partnerships to Root Out HIV Misinformation

February 2 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST

The rampant spread of misinformation about both COVID-19 and HIV have greatly influenced the actions of the public, particularly in the US. Attend the first of this three-part webinar discussion series, Cutting Through COVID-19 and HIV Misinformation, to understand how misinformation impacts patients, healthcare professionals, and health equity, where community partnerships can take an active role in addressing misinformation, and what techniques clinicians can utilize with their patients to overcome misinformation and build trust.

Each panel discussion will be moderated by Ajay K. Sethi, PhD, MHS, Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences and Faculty Director, Master of Public Health Program, at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.

Intended Audience: Physicians, PAs, Nurses, NPs, Pharmacists, Social Workers, Case Managers and other health professionals involved in HIV and COVID-19 care

Discussants:

  • Jasmine Zapata
  • Broderick Pearson
  • Justin Roby

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this session, attendees will be able to:

  1. Explain how the perpetuation of HIV misinformation harms health equity.
  2. Identify what community organizations are doing to confront HIV misinformation.
  3. List examples of how partnering with community organization strengthened patient-provider relationships.

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Details

Date:
February 2
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
Event Category:
Website:
https://matec.caspio.com/dp/BA50700090280c9da9194a3daf9c?ER_ID=38188

Venue

Zoom

Organizer

Lisa Currie
Phone:
608.265.0873
Email:
lacurrie@medicine.wisc.edu
Website:
https://matecwisconsin.wisc.edu/