ACTHIV 2021 Program

ACTHIV 2021 Conference Program

All times are EDT
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
6:30 PM – 7:15 PM Providers In Training Orientation
Susan Weiss

 

Thursday, May 20, 2021
HIV: THE BASICS
CHAIRS: Harry Lampiris, MD
Carlos Del Rio, MD
Roger Bedimo, MD, MS
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM Welcome from the Conference Chairs
Pablo Tebas, MD

Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Dianne Rausch, PhD
9:15 AM – 9:45 AM Epidemiology Update Ending the US
Demetri Daskalakis, MD
Director of the Division of AIDS Prevention
Centers for Disease Control
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM Principles of Antiretroviral Therapy for Treatment and Prevention
Helen C. Koenig, MD, MPH
Medical Director, MacGregor Infectious Diseases Clinic
University of Pennsylvania
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Q&A / Panel Discussion
Demetri Daskalakis, MD
Helen C. Koenig, MD, MPH
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM HIV Care Delivery in 2021
Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH
Medical Director, Infectious Disease Program, Grady Health System
Emory University
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Common Outpatient Problems in HIV Medicine (Case Based Format)
Darcy Wooten, MD, MS
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
UC San Diego
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Q&A / Panel Discussion
Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH
Darcy Wooten, MD
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM SYMPOSIUM sponsored by Theratechnologies
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Long-Acting Antiretrovirals for Treatment-Experienced People with HIV
Part 1: HIV Treatment Landscape: From Daily Pills to Long-Acting Agents
Part 2: Incorporating Long-Acting Antiretrovirals in Regimens for Treatment-Experience People with HIV

*This event is not part of the official ACTHIV conference, as planned by the ACTHIV Program Committee and no CME/CE certification provided
Part 1: Anthony Mills, MD

CEO
Men’s Health Foundation
Part 2: Brian Beesley, DO, AAHIVS
Medical Director
AHF
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM LUNCH
OPENING PLENARY CHAIRS: Pablo Tebas, MD
Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Dianne Rausch, PhD
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM COVID Vaccines: What you should know for your patient with HIV
Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Director, HIV Clinical Services
Massachusetts General Hospital
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM Q&A
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Principles of Long-acting Antiretroviral Therapy for Treatment and Prevention
Mina C Hosseinipour, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine
UNC-Chapel Hill
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Q&A
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
Session 1 – ART CHAIRS: Renslow Sherer, MD
Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Long Acting ART for Treatment
Sara Hurtado Bares, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Nebraska Medical Center
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM ART in Women
Michelle S. Cespedes, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
4:30 PM – 4:45 PM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM Adherence Panel Discussion
Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, MAS
Professor and Vice Chair of Faculty Development
UCSF School of Pharmacy
Matthew Spinelli, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor
UCSF
Norma Rolfson, NP, FNP
Director HIV Care Program
Michael Reese Research and Education Foundation
Mercy Hospital
5:30 PM – 6:10 PM Complex Case Discussions
#1: Resistant ART
#2: Weight gain on ART
Roger Bedimo, MD, MS
Chief, Infectious Diseases Section
VA North Texas Health Care System
Sean G. Kelly, MD
Medical Director, Vanderbilt Comprehensive Care Clinic
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
6:10 PM – 6:40 PM Q&A / Panel Discussion
Roger Bedimo, MD, MS
Sean G. Kelly, MD
6:45 PM – 7:30 PM New Providers Meeting

 

Friday, May 21, 2021
Session 2 – HEPATITIS CHAIRS: Vincent Lo Re, MD, MSCE
Jennifer Price, MD, PhD
Margaret Hoffman-Terry, MD, FACP, AAHIVS
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Pre-Treatment Evaluation of Hepatitis C in HIV and On Treatment Management Cases
Lisa Catalli, MSN, NP-C

Nurse Practitioner
UCSF Medical Center
9:45 AM – 10:15 AM HCV/HIV During Use of Alcohol and Injection Drugs
Oluwaseun Falade-Nwulia, MBBS, MPH

Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins Univeristy School of Medicine
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Persons Living with HIV
Kathleen E. Corey, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director of MGH Fatty Liver Clinic in the MGH Gastrointestinal Unit
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Management of Cirrhosis in the HIV/HCV Patient Post-SVR
Jennifer Price, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
UCSF
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Q&A / Panel Discussion
Lisa Catalli, NP III
Oluwaseun Falade-Nwulia, MBBS, MPH
Kathleen E. Corey, MD, MPH
Jennifer Price, MD, PhD
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM SYMPOSIUM sponsored by Theratechnologies
12:30 PM – 1:30 APM Weight Gain in PWH: A Focus on Visceral Abdominal Fat and Metabolic Complications
*This event is not part of the official ACTHIV conference, as planned by the ACTHIV Program Committee and no CME/CE certification provided
Grace McComsey, MD, FIDSA

Vice President, Research and Associate Chief Scientific Officer
University Hospitals Health System
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM LUNCH
Session 3 – HIV PRIMARY CARE CHAIRS: William R. Short, MD, MPH
Melanie Thompson, MD
1:30 PM – 1:45 PM HIVMA/IDSA HIV Primary Care Guidance: Newly Updated!
Melanie Thompson, MD
Prinicipal Investigator
AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta
1:45 PM – 2:05 PM Initial Evaluation and Immediate Follow up
Tulika Singh, MD, MS, AAHIVS, FACP

Associate Chief Medical Office & Director of Research
Desert AIDS Project
2:05 PM – 2:25 PM Vaccinations in the Primary Care Setting
Mamta K. Jain, MD, MPH

Professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center
2:25 PM – 2:45 PM Metabolic and other Noncommunicable Comorbidities
Waridibo Allison, MD, PhD, FACP

Assistant Professor – Division of Infectious Diesase, UT Health San Antonio
Medical Director – The San Antonio AIDS Foundation
Director – UT Health San Antonio South Central AETC
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
3:00 PM – 3:20 PM Primary Care Guidance on Cis-Gender Women’s Health
William R. Short, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
3:20 PM – 3:40 PM Healthcare for Transgender and Nonbinary Adults: HIV Primary Care Guidance
Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH
Medical Director, Infectious Disease Program, Grady Health System
Emory University
3:40 PM – 4:00 PM Special Considerations for Adolescents
Allison Agwu, MD, ScM

Associate Professor of Pediatric and Adult Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
4:00 PM – 4:20 PM HIV Primary Care: Putting It All Together
Michael A. Horberg, MD, MAS

Associate Medical Director
Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
4:20 PM – 4:45 PM Q&A / Panel Discussion
Melanie Thompson, MD
Tulika Singh, MD, MS, AAHIVS, FACP
Mamta K. Jain, MD, MPH
Waridibo Allison, MD, PhD, FACP
William R. Short, MD, MPH
Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH
Allison Agwu, MD, ScM
Michael A. Horberg, MD, MAS, FACP, FIDSA
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM New Providers Meeting

 

Saturday, May 22, 2021
BREAKFAST WITH
THE EXPERTS
CHAIRS: Tonia Poteat, PhD
Courtney Fletcher, PharmD
Lorenzo MacFarland, DHA, MPH, MSW, PMP
Amber McCracken
8:30 AM – 9:15 AM Telehealth for Ancillary Care
Nupur Gupta, DO, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
8:30 AM – 9:15 AM Running with Scissors: Treatment of Co-Occurring Stimulant Use in the TasP Era
Adam Carrico, PhD

Associate Professor
Univeristy of Miami
8:30 AM – 9:15 AM Chronic Hepatitis B & HIV: Challenges in Coinfection
H. Nina Kim, MD, MSc

Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Washington
9:15 AM – 9:30 AM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
Session 4 – STIs CHAIRS: Sherrillyn Crooks, PA-C
Nina Kim, MD, MSc
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM What’s New in Sexually Transmitted Infections
Julie Dombrowski, MD, MPH

Associate Professor
University of Washington
 
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Operationalizing PrEP in a Community Health Center Setting
Alex Gonzalez, MD, MPH

Medical Director
Fenway Health
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM HPV and the Vaginal Exam
Jillian T. Baron, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Infectious Diseases Division
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM Q&A/Panel Discussion
Julie Dombrowski, MD, MPH
Alex Gonzalez, MD, MPH
Jillian T. Baron, MD, MPH
11:30 AM – 11:45 AM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
LUNCH WITH THE EXPERTS CHAIRS: Tonia Poteat, PhD
Courtney Fletcher, PharmD
Lorenzo MacFarland, DHA, MPH, MSW, PMP
Amber McCracken
11:45 AM – 12:30 PM Supporting Our Emotional and Psychological Well-being During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Jessica Meisner, MD, MS, MSHP

UT Southwestern Medical Center
11:45 AM – 12:30 PM Provider Self Care and Combatting Burnout
Claude A. Mellins, PhD

Co-Director, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies
Professor of Clinical Psychology
Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute
11:45 AM – 12:30 PM Practical Aspects of Dealing with Weight Gain in PLWH
Daniel Lee, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine
UCSD Medical Center
12:30 PM – 12:45 PM BREAK
Session 5 – HOT TOPICS CHAIRS: Asa E. Radix, MD, PhD, MPH, FACP
Michelle Cespedes, MD, MS
12:45 PM – 1:00 PM Hot Topics in HIV: COVID-19 and HIV
Marwan Haddad, MD, MPH

Medical Director, Center for Key Populations
Community Health Center, Inc.
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Impact of COVID on PrEP Use and STI Treatment
George N. Froehle, PA-C

Physician Assistant
CentraCare
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM Medical Mistrust: What It Is, Its Roots & How to Address It
Oni J. Blackstock, MD, MHS

Assistant Commissioner for the Bureau of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control
NYC Health Department
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Mental Health Screening Tools in COVID / Telehealth
Elizabeth Berk, PhD

Garden District Mental Health
2:45 PM – 3:15 PM Panel/Q&A
Marwan Haddad, MD, MPH
George N. Froehle, PA-C
Oni J. Blackstock, MD, MHS
Elizabeth Berk, PhD
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM BREAK / EXHIBITS AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS OPEN
CLOSING PLENARY CHAIRS: Pablo Tebas, MD
Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Dianne Rausch, PhD
3:15 PM – 3:45 PM Advancing the HIV Agenda: Ending the Epidemic in the Current Sociopolitical and Public Health Environment
Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
IONA College
3:45 PM – 4:00 PM Q&A
   

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