Treatment and Management of HIV Infection in the United States

Conference Program

April 5 - 7, 2018
Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
Chicago, IL
www.ACTHIV.org

2017 ACTHIV Conference Agenda

Thursday, April 20, 2017 
 


HIV "THE BASICS"

Session Co-Chairs: Harry Lampiris, MD, Donna Futterman, MD, Renslow Sherer, MD

8:30 - 8:40 AM Welcome
8:40 - 9:20 AM Epidemiology
Speaker: Maximo Brito, MD, MPH, ​Associate Professor, University of Illinois College of Medicine
9:20 - 10:00 AM HIV Pathogenesis: What the clinician needs to know
Speaker: Eric S. Daar, M.D., Chief, Division of HIV Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
10:00 - 10:10 AM Q&A
10:10 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:10 AM The Approach to the HIV+ Patient
Speaker: Jason Farley, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
11:10 - 11:50 AM Opportunistic Infection - 4 Things You Need to Know, Including Hep B/C
Speaker: Carina Marquez MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
11:50 - 12:00 PM Q&A
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch / Exhibits Open
      OPENING PLENARY
Moderators: Kathleen E. Squires, MD, W. Paul and Ida H. Havens Professor of Infectious Diseases, Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, Medical Director of Specialty Services, Southwest CARE Center
1:00 - 1:45 PM The Opioid Epidemic and HIV
Speaker: John T. Brooks, MD
Senior Medical Advisor, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, CDC

 

1:45 - 2:15 PM Lessons Learned (Cases / Panel)
Speaker: Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, Medical Director of Specialty Services, Southwest CARE Center
2:15 - 2:30 PM Q&A
2:30 - 3:00 PM Break / Exhibits Open
  SESSION 1 - TREATMENT OF HIV
Session Co-Chairs: Roger Bedimo, MD, MS, Melanie Thompson, MD
3:00 - 3:40 PM What to Start / Initial
Speaker: Judith Aberg, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
3:40 - 4:20 PM Switching / Treatment
Speaker: David Wohl, MD, Professor of Medicine, UNC, School of Medicine
4:20 - 5:00 PM Hot Topic - RAPID Start (increase compliance, team approach, who not, Resource - Drug Names Brand/Generic)
Speaker: Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
5:00 - 5:30 PM Discussion - Q&A
Friday, April 21, 2017
  BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS 
Session Co-Chairs: Asa Radix, MD, MPH, Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C, Cheryl Smith, MD, Gina Brown, MD
7:45 - 8:45 AM Meet the Professor ART
Speaker: Judith Aberg, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
7:45 - 8:45 AM 50 Shades of Grey - Taking Sexual Health Back
Speaker: Jeff Huyett, MS, APRN, BC, Nurse Practitioner Assessment and Evaluation Clinic, Brattleboro Retreat

 

7:45 - 8:45 AM PrEP in the Real World
Speakers: Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, Southwest CARE Center and Kathleen Squires, MD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
  SESSION 2: "HIV X-TREME"
Session Co-Chairs: Polly Ross, MD, Laura Armas-Kolostroubis, MD, Dianne Rausch, PhD
9:00 - 9:30 AM "Xtreme HIV Primary Care" - New Challenges
Speaker: Maithe Enriquez, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN
9:30 - 9:40 AM

Xtreme Challenges: STDs & HPV
Speaker: Arti Barnes MD MPHClinical Director, South Central AIDS Education and Training Centers

 

9:40 - 9:50 AM Xtreme Coinfection: HepC & HIV
Speaker: Tomasz Z. Jodlowski PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID), AAHIVP, North Texas VA, UT Southwestern Medical Center
9:50 - 10:00 AM Q&A
10:00 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:00 AM  "The Xtreme Tool Box" - The Top 5 Medications to 
treat Depression and Anxiety in the busy HIV clinic

Speaker: S. Todd Wallenius, MD, Medical Director,
WNC Community Health Services, Inc.
11:00 - 11:30 AM "Pain to the X" Pain Management in the HIV Primary Care Clinic
Speaker: Jessica Merlin, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
11:30 - 12:00 PM Discussion- Q&A
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch Session: Managing Treatment-Experienced Patients with Multidrug Resistance: Emerging Options and Strategies for Success
**
This session is not part of the official ACTHIV conference program.

Exhibits Open
9:30 - 9:40 AM

Xtreme Challenges: STDs & HPV
Speaker: Arti Barnes MD MPHClinical Director, South Central AIDS Education and Training Centers

 

9:40 - 9:50 AM Xtreme Coinfection: HepC & HIV
Speaker: Tomasz Z. Jodlowski PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID), AAHIVP, North Texas VA, UT Southwestern Medical Center
9:50 - 10:00 AM Q&A
10:00 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:00 AM  "The Xtreme Tool Box" - The Top 5 Medications to 
treat Depression and Anxiety in the busy HIV clinic

Speaker: S. Todd Wallenius, MD, Medical Director,
WNC Community Health Services, Inc.
11:00 - 11:30 AM "Pain to the X" Pain Management in the HIV Primary Care Clinic
Speaker: Jessica Merlin, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
11:30 - 12:00 PM Discussion- Q&A
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch Session: Managing Treatment-Experienced Patients with Multidrug Resistance: Emerging Options and Strategies for Success
**
This session is not part of the official ACTHIV conference program.

Exhibits Open
 
Saturday, April 22, 2017
 
BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS

Session Co-Chairs: Asa Radix, MD, MPH, Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C, Cheryl Smith, MD, Gina Brown, MD
7:45 - 8:45 AM Meet the Professor HCV/HIV coinfection
Speaker: Vincent Lo Re, MD, MSCE, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
7:45 - 8:45 AM Sexual Health Beyond the Binary
Speakers: Asa Radix, MD, MPH, Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C, Cheryl Smith, MD, Gina Brown, MD

7:45 - 8:45 AM Women & Reproductive Health
Speaker: Carmen D. Zorrilla, MD, UPR School of Medicine, Maternal-Infant Studies Center
  SESSION 4: HOT TOPICS
Session Co-Chairs: William Short, MD, MPH, Sharon Hillier, PhD, Carlos del Rio, MD
9:00 - 9:40 AM STI Management/Prevention among HIV positive patients
Speaker: Kimberly A. Workowski, MD, Professor of Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
9:40 - 10:20 AM Getting to know PrEP/PEP: a case based approach
Speaker: Helen C. Koenig, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases Medical Director, MacGregor Infectious Diseases Clinic, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
10:20 - 11:00 AM Condomless sex debate: Was the Swiss statement correct in 2008?
Moderator: Sharon Hillier, PhD, University of Pittsburgh
Speakers: Renslow Sherer, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago; Shannon Weber, MSW, Director, UCSF/HIVE

 

11:00 - 11:30 AM Q&A
      CLOSING PLENARY
Session Co-Chairs: Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, and Kathleen Squires, MD
11:30 - 12:00 PM Top Articles in HIV Published Last Year
Speaker: Carlos del Rio, MD
Professor and Chair Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University