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HIV and Education Trainings

These trainings are intended for non-physician health and human services providers who offer HIV, STI, and viral hepatitis prevention, testing, care, and support services. All trainings are free of charge and funded by the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute.

Take Charge of Your Health: HIV Drug Resistance, Lab Results

 

The first section of this webinar will discuss how HIV can develop resistance to HIV meds and describe steps that can be taken to avoid it. The second section will help participants understand how to interpret lab reports and discuss them with care providers. All information is presented in jargon-free, easy to understand language.  We dig deep into topics, to make sure that everyone comes away with a clear grasp of everything presented.

Course Date: June 3, 2020
Course Schedule: 2:30  4:30 pm

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Webinar: Basic Skills for Working with Transgender Clients

 

This webinar will provide an introduction to understanding transgender people's diverse identities and experiences, and help participants build basic communication skills needed to effectively engage transgender clients. The training will focus on key concepts and terms used in transgender communities. It will also help participants improve their skill and comfort in communicating with transgender clients in a welcoming and affirming way.

Course Date: June 11, 2020
Course Schedule: 2:30  4:30 pm

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Take Charge of Your Health: Self Advocacy, Aging with HIV

 

The first section of this webinar will discuss how people with HIV can advocate for themselves to get the care they deserve. The second section will present tools and strategies for healthy aging with HIV.

Course Date: June 17, 2020
Course Schedule: 2:30  4:30 pm

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Webinar: Reducing Barriers to Care and Welcoming Transgender Clients

 

This webinar will provide an overview of best practices for creating a welcoming and safe environment for transgender clients, and help participants build their skills in identifying structural barriers, addressing those barriers in their day-to-day work, and discussing sexual health with transgender clients in an affirming and inclusive way.

Course Date: June 25, 2020
Course Schedule: 2:30  4:30 pm

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Webinar: Crystal Meth, MSM and HIV

 

The goal of this webinar is to increase knowledge of crystal methamphetamine use among MSM, the effects of meth and other "club drugs" on the body, their connection to HIV and hepatitis, and resources for treatment.

Course Date: July 9, 2020
Course Schedule: 2:30  4:30 pm

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For more information, please contact: MarkM@GMHC.org or 212-367-1077.