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2nd Annual St. Patrick's Day HIV/STI Symposium

  • Coquette 2800 Magazine Street New Orleans, LA, 70115 United States (map)

Event is sold out, but we are happy to put you on the waitlist. Please email gpatters@tulane.edu for more information. 

On March 17th the Tulane AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) will host our second annual St. Patrick's Day HIV/STI training for healthcare professionals. Several interesting topics will be discussed by a selection of subject matter experts, and the event will come to a close just in time for you to join the passing parade! 

A few highlights:

  • Complimentary continuing education credit
  • Complimentary continental breakfast and lunch at Coquette (meat and vegetarian options available)
  • The event concludes as the St. Patrick's Parade rolls down the street!

Event Schedule

9:00    Continental Breakfast
9:45    Welcome/Introduction
10:00  First Training Session
10:45  Second Training Session
11:30  Coffee Break/ Training Intermission
11:50  Third Training Session
12:40  Lunch
1:30    Fourth Training Session
2:15    Closing
2:30    Parade

Speakers and Topics

  • Dr. Mark Alain Dery DO, MPH, FACOI
    Social Determinants of STIs and HIV #LA_Undetectable
  • Dr. Patricia Kissinger Ph.D., MPH
    Epidemiology and Getting to Zero; STIs in LA – Trends and Overcoming Barriers to Success

  • Dr. Lynn Besch MD
    Historical Perspective of STIs and HIV epidemics; Learning from the Past to Get to Zero

  • Sy-ria Jackson
    Cultural Competency and Health Equity

Special thanks to our Premier Sponsor, Avita Pharmacy, for their support. Thank you for helping us reach our goal of #GettingToZero HIV transmissions in Louisiana!

*All healthcare professionals are welcome to attend. Please note that space is limited and that topics are primarily aimed at non-experts in the field of HIV and STI medicine. 

 

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

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LGBT Sensitivity