HIV/AIDS – AETC

Activity Details

$59.00
Renewal period 2012-2014
3/11/2013
2/28/2014
Any time

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Contact Information

352-273-8480
1395 Center Drive
Room D1-31
Gainesville, Florida 32610

Course Description

The College of Dentistry's Infectious Disease Team, with input from practicing dental professionals, designed this course to give you practical information on HIV/AIDS in an on-line, self-study format. The course includes reading material, graphical examples, and a post-test. This course was developed in collaboration with the Florida/Caribbean AIDS Education and Training Center (www.fcaetc.org).

Florida/Caribbean AETC - AIDS Education and Training Center

Topics Include:

  • Unit 1 - Epidemiology
  • Unit 2 - Transmission
  • Unit 3 - Occupational Exposures
    • Definition of Occupational Exposure
    • Risk of Occupational Transmission
    • Management of Occupational Exposures
  • Unit 4 - HIV Testing, Counseling and Prevention
  • Unit 5 - HIV Pathophysiology (Spectrum of Disease)
  • Unit 6 - HIV Pathogenesis (Viral Life Cycle)
  • Unit 7 - Importance of an Oral Health Program
    • Goals
    • Quality Indicators
    • Patient Information
  • Unit 8 - HIV Oral Manifestations: Diagnosis and Management
    • Candidiasis
    • Oral Hairy Leukoplakia
    • Periodontal Disease
    • Salivary Gland Dysfunction
    • Herpes Simplex
    • Aphthous Ulcers
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Lymphoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Unit 9 - Considerations for Comprehensive Dental Treatment
    • Treatment Planning
    • Surgical Considerations
    • Prophylactic Antibiotics
    • Infection Control

Faculty

Carol M. Stewart, D.D.S., M.S.

Professor UF College of Dentistry Dept. of Oral Diagnosis Sciences

Email: cstewart@dental.ufl.edu

Continuing Education Units

2 contact hours. Online.

Course Length

Participants have 180 days to complete the online course.


The University of Florida is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider and a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education.

 

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