Clinicians serving American Indian and Alaska Native people are invited to participate in the Indian Country PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) ECHO program. The program provides comprehensive information for clinicians to effectively integrate PrEP services in Indian Health Service, Tribal, and Urban Indian clinics. The 6 session program will offer a free ECHO collaborative to continue learning, knowledge sharing and support as you start integrating PrEP. Topics include rationale for PrEP, indications and contraindications for PrEP, how to start PrEP, monitoring patients while on PrEP/addressing complications, and recruiting for PrEP candidates. CE will be provided.
- Who should apply: Physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, medical assistants, behavioral health specialists or others interested in learning new skills to effectively integrate PrEP at I/T/U facilities are invited to attend.
- When will the sessions take place: The first PrEP ECHO session will take place February 14, 2020, meeting every other Friday from 12-1pm CST for 3 months according to the below schedule:
- February 14
- February 28
- March 13
- March 27
- April 10
- April 24
- Cost: Free
- Registration: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PrEPECHO
Applicants will be notified of their acceptance into the cohort by February 1, 2020. Accepted participants will be invited to attend a 20 minute orientation call the first week of February.
To participate in Indian Country PrEP ECHO we invite participants to commit to attending all 6 sessions, submit cases, and participate actively.