Advanced Clinical HIV Management Online Course - for Doctors



ABOUT THE COURSE

The Southern African HIV Clinicians Society has taken over the management of a two-week intensive Advanced Clinical HIV Management Course from Wits RHI.This course has been running since 2003 and is broadly recognised as the course that supports the Diploma in HIV Management through the Colleges of Medicine SA. Wits RHI have entrusted the Society with converting the course to e-Learning. We have updated and refined the content with the country’s experts in HIV management, to deliver the most up-to-date information in a digital, blended learning environment. Currently, this course is for doctors only, but the Society is committed to developing a portfolio of courses for all healthcare workers over time. Watch this space!

 

COURSE FOCUS AREAS

Principles of ART • Diagnosing HIV • Prevention • ART • Reproductive Health • Paediatrics • Other Special Populations • Organ Systems • Comorbidities and Ageing • TB • Advanced Disease • Programmatic Evaluation

 

COST

The cost of the course is R8,050 (incl. VAT).

 

 

EARN CPD POINTS

The course is fully CPD-accredited for 29 Clinical + 1 ethics points subject to a 75% and above pass mark of written and oral assessments.

 

DURATION

The maximum length of time given to complete the course is 16 weeks. MCQs will be used to assess each module and a final exam will be written upon completion.

COURSE CURRICULUM

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WHO SHOULD ENROL?

Qualified doctors who treat HIV-positive patients and/or who wish to complete the Diploma of HIV Medicine, through the Colleges of Medicine, South Africa.

 



Please note: Applications for the April 2019 intake of the Advanced Management of HIV Course are not yet open. Keep an eye on social media and your emails for the announcement. For any queries related to the course, kindly contact: tshepo@sahivcs.org

 


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