Jointly provided by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and DKBmed, LLC.
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of clinicians currently treating people in the LGBTQ community.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
- Assess eligibility for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among patients seen in your practice
- Identify barriers to initiating and sustaining PrEP and utilize strategies to overcome them
- Implement monitoring recommendations for PrEP
- Assess the benefits and considerations for current and emerging PrEP therapies
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and DKBmed, LLC. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the American 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
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires faculty, planners, and others in control of educational content to disclose all their financial relationships with ineligible companies. All identified conflicts of interest (COI) are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality accredited continuing education activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.
Faculty / Presenter Reported Financial Relationship
Allison Agwu, MD, ScM, FAAP, FIDSA
- Consulting Fees: Gilead Sciences, Inc., Merck & Co., Inc.
- Contracted Research: Gilead Sciences, Inc., Merck & Co., Inc.
Justin Alves, RN, MSN, ACRN, CARN, CNE
Planners and Managers
The PIM planners and managers have nothing to disclose. The DKBmed planners and managers have nothing to disclose.
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use
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.
Request for Credit
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME/CE credit for this activity.
If you wish to receive acknowledgment for completing this activity, please complete the evaluation.
Launch: October 29, 2021
Expiration: October 28, 2022
If you have questions regarding the certification of this activity, please contact PIM via email at [email protected]
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