"My colleagues are some of the greatest humanitarians I've ever known."
-Igho Ofotokun, MD, FIDSA
Thank you IDSA and HIVMA members for making 2018 such a successful year. Take a look at just a few of our many accomplishments and milestones achieved. We’re excited about continuing our progress on all of our strategic priorities throughout 2019. Look for the Call for Volunteers coming soon to see how you can get involved.
Citing the spread of infections linked to rising rates of opioid use across the country including HIV, viral hepatitis, skin and soft tissue infections, bone and joint infections and endocarditis
Pain has always been an important part of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease and its experience for patients. In this guideline, we review the types of chronic pain commonly seen among persons living with HIV (PLWH) and review the limited evidence base for treatment of chronic noncancer pain in this population. We also review the management of chronic pain in special populations of PLWH, including persons with substance use and mental health disorders. Finally, a general review of possible pharmacokinetic interactions is included to assist the HIV clinician in the treatment of chronic pain in this population.
HIV health care providers are critical advocacy partners in efforts to reform HIV criminal laws at the state level and defend people living with HIV who are prosecuted under these draconian measures. Click here to learn more about this issue and how to get involved.Learn More
Register now for IDWeek 2019 from October 2-6, 2019 in Washington, D.C. Early discounted registration ends June 28!
Company: Sanford Health - Bemidji, MN
Location: Bemidji, MN
Sanford Health in Bemidji, MN is seeking a BE/BC Infectious Disease physician to join our multi-speciality clinic Established practice No call Outpatient practice with inpatient consults Clinic is attached to the medical center Physician would be...
Company: WellStar Health System
Location: Marietta, GA
WellStar Medical Group is looking for a BC Infectious Disease specialist to join our expanding practice. Well-establish practice in Marietta, Georgia is expanding and opening an additional location in Holly Springs. This is a full-time...