Black Issues : Resources For Non-HIV Docs

POZ - Health, Life and HIV
Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
E-newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr MySpace
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
POZ Focus

Back to home » HIV 101 » POZ Focus » Black Issues

Table of Contents

 
HIV Care in the Black Community

It's Our Community and It's Our Fight

Prevention And Testing: How To Talk With Patients

If A Patient Tests Positive

Common HIV-Care Myths Among Docs

Calling All Doctors

Fears vs. Facts

HIV DOCS SHARE TREATMENT SMARTS

Give and Get Support at www.POZ.com

Adhere To This

Resources For Non-HIV Docs

Resources For Your Patients

HIV Docs Share Treatment Smarts

HIV Medications and Pregnancy

 
What You're Talking About
It's Time for a TV Dramedy Series About Life With HIV (27 comments)

AHF Campaigns Against PrEP as a 'Public Health Intervention' (18 comments)

True Story - An essay by a gay journalist and author who is tired of living in fear of HIV (13 comments)

Let's Kick ASS - AIDS Survivor Syndrome (12 comments)

Depression, God and Staying Alive... (blog) (11 comments)

Health Care is a Human Right (7 comments)
Most Popular Lessons

The HIV Life Cycle

Shingles

Herpes Simplex Virus

Syphilis & Neurosyphilis

Treatments for Opportunistic Infections (OIs)

What is AIDS & HIV?

Hepatitis & HIV


emailprint

Resources For Non-HIV Docs

AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC) National Resource Center
Conducts targeted, multidisciplinary education and training programs for providers. The downloadable Medication Treatment Guide helps you talk to patients about how to take their pills.

AETC National HIV Telephone Consultation Service
The HIV doctors on this “warmline” answer docs’ questions about treatment, clinical manifestations, lab evaluations and more. (800-933-3413; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. E.S.T.)

AETC National Clinicians
Post- Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEPline)
For questions about occupational and other exposures (e.g., needlesticks) to HIV and other bloodborne pathogens. (888-448-4911; 24 hours, 7 days a week)

American Academy of HIV Medicine
Independent organization that trains HIV specialists and promotes HIV care. Provides practice guidelines, clinical updates, educational programs, study guides, patient guidelines and an HIV specialist locator. (202-659-0699)

Black AIDS Institute
The only HIV think tank focused exclusively on black people, its mission is to stop the AIDS epidemic in black communities by mobilizing black institutions and people. Houses the African-American HIV University, a training center for peer-treatment advocates. Can help you identify resources in your community. (213-353-3610)

HIV Medical Association
Like AAHIVM, an organization that trains HIV specialists. Affiliated with The Infectious Disease Society of America. (703-299-0200)

The Integrated Minority AIDS Network. Inc. (IMANI)
A nonprofit organization dedicated to the education and training of clinicians caring for the black community and the performance of clinical research among black people living with HIV.
(214-942-5400)



[ Go to top ]

Join POZ Facebook Twitter Google+ MySpace YouTube Tumblr Flickr
Quick Links
Current Issue

HIV Testing
Safer Sex
Find a Date
Newly Diagnosed
HIV 101
Disclosing Your Status
Starting Treatment
Help Paying for Meds
Search for the Cure
POZ Stories
POZ Opinion
POZ Exclusives
Read the Blogs
Visit the Forums
Job Listings
Events Calendar


    adorableone
    New York
    New York


    juliar33
    brooklyn
    New York


    ernienyc
    Bronx
    New York


    RayOctober
    Richmond
    Virginia
Click here to join POZ Personals!
Ask POZ Pharmacist

Talk to Us
Poll
Is HIV/AIDS adequately portrayed in pop culture?
Yes
No

Survey
Pop Watch

more surveys
Contact Us
We welcome your comments!
[ about Smart + Strong | about POZ | POZ advisory board | partner links | advertising policy | advertise/contact us | site map]
© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved. Terms of use and Your privacy.
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.