HIV and Clinical Trials 101

An Introduction to HIV/AIDS Care and Clinical Research

When Aug 23, 2010 09:00 AM to
Aug 31, 2010 04:15 PM
Where All sessions will be held in Bioinformatics 2127 unless otherwise specified
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The HIV and Clinical Trials 101 lecture series is an annual week-long event sponsored by the AIDS Clinical Trials Group.  This year marks the seventh year for the lecture series that aims to inform new staff on the HIV disease process and the HIV clinical trials process.  It is also a way for current staff to remain up-to-date on the latest changes and discoveries in the field.  Presenters include UNC School of Medicine physicians, RNs, and other HIV specialists. For a printer-friendly version of the schedule, click here.

**If you plan to attend a session, you MUST contact event coordinator David Currin by Thursday, August 12th, 2010 about your interest ito ensure enough seating and food.**


 Monday, August 23, 2010    
BREAKFAST (provided for participants) 8:30AM-9:30AM
Basic Pathophysiology and Epidemiology of HIV Prema Menezes, PA-C, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine 10:00AM-11:00AM
Initial Clinical workup of the HIV+Patient

Joe Eron, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Clinical Core, UNC CFAR, Associate Director, General Clinical Research Unit

LUNCH (provided for participants)  
Medications for HIV Amanda Corbett, PharmD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy 2:00PM-4:00PM
 Tuesday, August 24, 2010    
A History of HIV in North Carolina and Current Initiatives to Address Prevention, Acute Infection and Early Access to Care            Peter Leone, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, NC HIV/STD Prevention and Control Branch   9:00AM-10:00AM
Drugs of Abuse and HIV Christopher Hurt, MD, Instructor of Medicine 10:00AM-11:00AM
LUNCH (provided for participants)  
Opportunistic Infections

David Wohl, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Co-Director of HIV Services, NC Department of Corrections

HIV and Women Heather Prince, ACTU Clinical Research Coordinator 2:00PM-3:00PM
HIV and Hepatitis B/C Co-Infection Christopher Hurt, MD 3:00PM-4:00PM
 Wednesday, August 25, 2010    
Acute HIV Infection Cindy Gay 9:00AM-10:00AM
Community Support and Social Needs of the HIV+patient Caressa White, Community Outreach Worker, ISIS 10:00AM-11:00AM
The Latino Community; Culture, Beliefs and Barriers to Care Erik Valera, Social Research Specialist 11:00AM-12:00PM
LUNCH (Provided for participants)  
Language of Gay Culture Christopher Hurt, MD
Alyssa Sugarbaker, ACTU Research Specialist
UNC HIV Research: The Big Picture... Cheryl Marcus, RN, ACTU Clinical Manager 2:30PM-3:30PM
 Thursday, August 26, 2010    
Oral Manifestations of HIV Jennifer Webster-Cyriaque, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor of Dentistry 9:30AM-10:45AM
Behavioral Research and HIV Prevention Carol Golin, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine 11:00AM-12:00PM
LUNCH (provided for participants)  
HIV Resistance and Latent Reservoirs David Margolis, MD, Professor of Medicine 1:00PM-2:00PM
Overview of Clinical Research Sonia Napravnik, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine 3:00PM-4:30PM
 Friday, August 27, 2010    
The Drug Development Process Cheryl Marcus, RN, ACTU Clinical Manager 10:00AM-11:00AM
LUNCH (Friday ID Lunch)  
How to read Protocol Cheryl Marcus, RN 1:00PM-2:00PM
 Monday, August 30, 2010    
Regulatory Issues and Ethics in Research Tania Hossain-Caravella, ACTU Regulatory Manager 10:00AM-11:00AM
LUNCH (Not Provided)  
Informed Consent: The history of IC and why it's critical... Susan Pedersen, RN, ACTU Data/QA Manager 2:00PM-3:00PM
The Informed Consent Process: Role Play Susan Pedersen, RN
Kelley Carpenter, ACTU Data Manager
David Currin, RN, Senior Research Specialist, Nurse Educator
Tania Hossain-Carvella
 Tuesday, August 31, 2010    
A Typical Study visit: Monitoring and Toxicity Management of the "on study" patient David Currin, RN 9:00AM-10:00AM
LUNCH (Not provided)  
Patient Challenges and Responsibilities Group role-play led by David Currin, RN 1:00PM-2:00PM
Source Documentation in Research Kelley Carpenter
Catherine Kronk, ACTU Data Coordinator
Data Capture Systems, E-Data Kelley Carpenter 3:15PM-4:15PM