Meeting slides
Suggested Readings

Integrating Mental Health Care for People Living With HIV.

Carvalhal A. Health Care: Current Reviews. 2015;3(1).

Immediate initiation of antiretroviral therapy in the outpatient clinic.

Coffey S, Bacon O. HIV InSite. Updated May 2020.

Rapid antiretroviral therapy: time for a new standard of care.

Coffey S, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 (Epub ahead of print).

Implementation of a rapid entry program decreases time to viral suppression among vulnerable persons living with HIV in the southern United States.

Colasanti J, et al. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018;5(6):ofy104.

HIV viral load and transmissibility of HIV infection: undetectable equals untransmittable.

Eisinger RW, et al. JAMA. 2019;321(5):451-452.

Pathways to health: an examination of HIV-related stigma, life stressors, depression, and substance use.

Glynn TR, et al. Int J Behav Med. 2019;26(3):286-296.

Depression prevalence, antidepressant treatment status, and association with sustained HIV viral suppression among adults living with HIV in care in the United States, 2009–2014.

Gokhale RH, et al. AIDS Behav. 2019;23(12):3452-3459.

A care continuum of immediate ART for newly diagnosed patients and patients presenting later to care at a Federally Qualified Health Center in New Orleans.

Halperin J, et al. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019;6(4):ofz161.

A strategy for PrEP clinicians to manage ambiguous HIV test results during follow-up visits.

Smith DK, et al. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018;5(8):ofy180.

Physician contributions to disparities in HIV/AIDS care: the role of provider perceptions regarding adherence.

Stone. VE. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2005;2(4):189-193.

Linked Resources

Clinical Practice Guidelines

Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Adults and Adolescents Living With HIV.

US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

HIV Testing.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Interim Guidance for COVID-19 and Persons With HIV.

DHHS. June 2020.

Clinical Resources


Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health, Gilead Sciences, Inc., and the Center for AIDS Research at Emory University (CFAR).

Database of Antiretroviral Drug Interactions.

HIV InSite. University of California, San Francisco.

HEP Drug Interactions.

University of Liverpool. Last reviewed December 2020.

National Harm Reduction Coalition.

Patient Resources

HIV Basics

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The CDC is a division within the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans. This comprehensive site provides extensive links to topics across the HIV-care continuum.

Positively Aware

Positively Aware, created by TPAN (Test Positive Aware Network), is a source of up-to-date HIV-treatment information for people living with HIV/AIDS, as well as an educational site for HIV caregivers.

Project Inform

Project Inform is an HIV and hepatitis C advocacy group fighting for effective treatments and high quality, affordable health care. It provides up-to-date information to help people make the best choices regarding their treatment and care.

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Release: 03/29/2021
Expiration: 03/29/2022
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