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Oct. 28: Webinar on "PrEP-ception" -- Reducing HIV Risk While Achieving Pregnancy

October 9, 2013

The U.S. Women & PrEP Working Group present a webinar:

PrEP-ception: Sero-Discordant Couples Using PrEP to Reduce HIV Transmission Risk While Achieving Pregnancy

Monday, October 28, 2013: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST

To RSVP & register for this webinar, please click here!

On October 28, the U.S. Women and PrEP Working Group will hold a webinar on PrEP-ception -- the possibilities and challenges associated with sero-discordant couples using PrEP to help them achieve pregnancy safely. Presentations by clinicians prescribing PrEP and a first-hand account from a woman who used PrEP for this purpose will be followed by discussion and a question and answer period. The webinar is co-sponsored by SisterLove, Inc., AVAC, the HIV Prevention Justice Project, the National Women's Health Network and the Well Project.

Click to Register Now!

Featuring:

Introduction: Overview of PrEP and the Role of the Working Group
Dazon Dixon Diallo, MPH, Founder and President, SisterLove, Inc.

Defining the Need for Safer Conception Options: The Role of "PrEP-ception"
Shannon Weber, MSW, Director, Perinatal HIV Hotline, Bay Area Perinatal AIDS Center

A Framework for the Integration of PrEP
Erika Arron, CRN, Drexel University College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine

One Mom's Story
Poppy

Questions and Discussion
Dazon Dixon Diallo, Moderator

When: Monday, October 28, 2013 at 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM PST / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM MST / 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST

To Register, Click Here!

Unfamiliar with PrEP? Please click here to check out this fact sheet before the webinar and the basics.

The U.S. Women and PrEP Working Group is a coalition of women from leading HIV/AIDS and women's health organizations advocating for a coordinated national agenda that will quickly and accurately answer questions about how the antiretroviral (ARV) drug Truvada can best be made available as an HIV prevention option for women at risk of HIV infection.

This webinar is co-sponsored by SisterLove, Inc., AVAC, the HIV Prevention Justice Alliance, the National Women's Health Network and the Well Project -- all organizations represented on the US Women and PrEP Working Group.



This article was provided by HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. Visit HIV Prevention Justice Alliance's website to find out more about their activities and publications.
 
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