Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
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HIV/Viral Disorders TeleECHO Clinic

Get expert HIV specialist knowledge in a virtual learning network with the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences HIV Specialist ECHO team.

Why HIV/Viral Disorders Medicine ECHO?

  • At the end of 2014, an estimated 5,610 people were living with HIV/AIDS in Oklahoma.
  • In 2014, 311 cases of HIV were newly diagnosed in Oklahoma.
  • In 2014, approximately 9,783 cumulative HIV/ AIDS cases were diagnosed in Oklahoma.

Learn about best practices and evidence-based care for patients with HIV/Viral Disorders:

  • Initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)
  • Medication management and drug interactions
  • Laboratory follow up at appropriate intervals and interpretation of these values
  • Preventative health screenings in patients with HIV/ AIDS
  • Immunizations in patients with HIV/AIDS
  • Nutrition, substance abuse and mental health screening which can impact compliance to therapy

The curriculum is designed to expand expertise in treating HIV/AIDS in the primary care setting. Registration is required.

Topics for Case-Based Learning and Discussion Include:

  • Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines
  • Drug-Drug Interactions
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Common Rashes in HIV
  • HIV and Hepatitis
  • Preventive Screening in HIV
  • Barriers to Adherence to Therapy
  • Resistance Testing
  • Vaccinations for HIV Patients

HIV/Viral Disorders TeleEcho Specialist Team

Madhuri J. Lad, D.O., FACOI, AAHIVS
Clinical Assistant Professor
OSU Physicians, Department of Internal Medicine
Christina Connel, Pharm.D., AAHIVP
Clinical Assistant Professor
OSU Physicians, Department of Internal Medicine
Jade Goodson, CMA
Project ECHO Clinical Coordinator
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