Comprehensive HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment for Doctors

Overall Objectives

To equip health professionals with comprehensive knowledge and skills in the management of HIV infection.
15 days

Target Group

Medical Doctors and Clinical Officers who have had prior basic training in management of HIV patients.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain basic facts of HIV and AIDS.
  2. Appropriately assess and evaluate HIV and AIDS patients.
  3. Appropriately manage opportunistic infections in HIV and AIDS patients.
  4. Appropriately manage patients on ART.
  5. Appropriately manage pediatric HIV patients.
  6. Integrate holistic care in the management of HIV and AIDS patients.
  7. Integrate HIV prevention services in ART programs.
  8. Appropriately manage information generated in HIV and AIDS programs.
  9. Apply evidence-based practices in patient care.