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FDA
March 4, 2016
Updated HHS Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Released >Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy and Medical Management of HIV-Infected Children. Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral, Department of Health and Human Services. Updated March 1, 2016 The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy and Medical Management of HIV-Infected Children announces MORE
FDA
February 1, 2016
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, January 28, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Zepatier (elbasvir and grazoprevir) with or without ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1 and 4 infections in adult patients. Hepatitis C is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the liver that can lead to MORE
FDA
January 29, 2016
Updated Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), January 28, 2016 The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents announces the release of the updated What's New in the Guidelines. Additions and revisions are also highlighted in yellow MORE
MATEC
December 1, 2015
December 1st is World AIDS Day. The 2015 theme is "The Time to Act is Now." Watch a live webcast of the White House World AIDS Day event on Tuesday, December 1 from 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm. Go to: https://www.whitehouse.gov/live. Pre-registration is not required. Visit this AIDS.gov page for more resources. Click here! Follow the conversation at #WAD2015.
MATEC
October 29, 2015
The Journal of the Association of Nurses in Aids Care recently published an article written by a team here at MATEC. From the abstract: Engaging new clinical providers in the HIV workforce is a critical need due to rapidly evolving treatment paradigms, aging out of existing providers, and special population needs. The 1-year competency-based Clinician MORE
MATEC
October 9, 2015
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Nicollet Island Inn 95 Merriam St Minneapolis, MN 55401 Description: The QCR meeting is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and clinical pharmacists with a relatively high volume of HIV patients (this meeting is by invitation/nomination). Attendees are interested in case consultation with MORE
FDA
October 7, 2015
Dear Colleagues, The Panel on Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents has released updates to the Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents. For a complete preview of key updates, please see What's New in the Guidelines via the AIDSinfo Clinical Guidelines portal MORE
MATEC
October 7, 2015
Click a program date to register. November 5, 2015 May 12, 2016 Program Time: 8:30 - 4:30 P.M. Intended Audience: Primary care providers (physicians, nurses, physician assistants, dentists), mental health providers, abuse professionals, social workers, case managers, health educators, and public health professionals. Purpose: To help health and MORE
MATEC
October 7, 2015
The CDC’s Elimination of Perinatal HIV Transmission Case Finding and Community Action Stakeholders Group in collaboration with the FIMR/HIV Prevention Methodology National Resource Center at CityMatCH presents: “Trauma-Informed Care: An Approach to Improve Engagement of Women Living with HIV” Thursday, November 12th, 2015 Noon-1:30 pm ET/ 11- MORE
FDA
September 11, 2015
(July 23, 2015) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the Bio-Rad BioPlex 2200 HIV Ag-Ab assay, the first FDA-approved diagnostic that differentiates between HIV-1 antibodies, HIV-2 antibodies, and HIV-1 p24 antigen in human serum or plasma specimens. Two major types of HIV have been identified: HIV-1 and HIV-2. HIV-1 is responsible for most HIV MORE
MATEC
September 11, 2015
Greetings! Registration is open for our 2015-16 Open Enrollment program schedule. As a federally-funded center, MATEC offers targeted HIV training to healthcare professionals and other providers. To register for a training session, find the program on the left column and click on the date. Please note that MATEC will be moving our office and MORE
ACA
September 11, 2015
Please remind your clients -- consumers receiving Advanced Premium Tax Credits (APTCs) should file their 2014 taxes, including Form 8962, before August 31 or ASAP so they can continue receiving APTCs next year. While the Internal Revenue Service deadline is October 15, filing taxes before August 31 will best ensure consumers avoid any gaps in their MORE

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