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On-Line Training
  Hepatitis C: Basic Facts 
  This online course provides an introduction to Hepatitis C practitioners working in the field of HIV services. It provides an overview of Hepatitis C (HCV) that includes the following:

Objectives:
  • Key information about the hepatitis virus
  • The different types of hepatitis
  • Epidemiological data
  • Modes of transmission
  • Prevention
  • Disease progression
  • Testing protocols
  • Treatment options
  • Audience:
    Staff and Managers of agencies funded by the Wisconsin AIDS/HIV Program or permission of instructor.

    Online Access: Upon registering for this course you will receive an email saying that you have been placed on a waitlist. You will then receive the information you need to access the course within three days of registering.

    If you have a disability and require accommodations, please contact Megan Reading 608-265-4551 or email megan.reading@wisc.edu. Requests are confidential.

       
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    On-Line Training
      HIV: Basic Facts 
      This online course provides an introduction to HIV/AIDS for practitioners beginning to work in the field of HIV services. It examines basic information about the virus, transmission, disease progression, epidemiology, prevention, and services. The course focuses on the socio-behavioral aspects of HIV infection rather than the biomedical aspects.


    Objectives:
    • Answer basic questions about HIV, HIV transmission, and disease progression
    • Describe evidence-based interventions to reduce risks of transmission, including HIV testing.
    • Identify agencies and organizations providing prevention and care services.
    • State facts about populations affected by HIV in Wisconsin.
    • Describe populations at greatest risk for HIV transmission in Wisconsin.
    • Discuss implications for prevention and care related to the HIV health disparities.
    Audience:
    Staff and Managers of agencies funded by the Wisconsin AIDS/HIV Program or permission of instructor.

    Online Access: Upon registering for this course you will receive an email saying that you have been placed on a waitlist. You will then receive the information you need to access the course within a week of registering.

    Note: This course has combined the HIV: Epidemiology in Wisconsin course and HIV: Basic Facts course into one online course.

    If you have a disability and require accommodations, please contact Megan Reading 608-265-4551 or email megan.reading@wisc.edu. Requests are confidential.

       
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    November 29, 2017 -November 30, 2017 Madison
     9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wisconsin Passport to Partner Services (PS) (November 29, 2017 - November 30, 2017) 
      This two day workshop is an innovative blended learning approach with both online and onsite course components and is based on CDC's new Passport to Partner Services training. It has been customized to specifically address Partner Services need in Wisconsin.

    Audience:
    Wisconsin Local Public Health Departments staff intending to provide HIV Partner Services or staff already providing PS wanting to refresh their knowledge on PS.

    If you have a disability and require accommodations, please contact Megan Reading 608-265-4551 or email megan.reading@wisc.edu. Requests are confidential.



       
      Pre-Requisites   
      HIV: Basic Facts
    HIV Counseling, Testing and Referral (CTR)
     
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