ACTHIV 2023 Conference Program

All times are in Mountain Standard Time

Thursday, May 4, 2023


7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast Symposium sponsored by ViiV Healthcare
“This event is not part of the official ACTHIV™ conference, as planned by ACTHIV™ Program Committee.”


HIV: THE BASICS
 Session Co-chairs:   Harry Lampiris, MD
Sarah Smith, MHS, PA-C, AAHIVS
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcome
8:45 AM – 9:05 AM HIV 101: Pathogenesis and Initial ART Regimens 
Eric S. Daar, MD
Chief, Division of HIV Medicine
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
9:05 AM – 9:45 AM Principles of ART Regimens
Monica Gandhi, MD
Professor of Medicine and Associate Division Chief
UDSF
9:45 AM-10:25 AM Approach to the Newly Diagnosed Patient with HIV
Jeri Sumitani, MMSc, PA-C
Director of Practice Operations
Grady Health System
10:25 AM – 10:45 AM Interprofessional Panel Discussion

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Break
11:15 AM – 11:40 AM What the Patient Voice Has to Say to the Care Team
Moderator: Sudha Nagalingham, MD, FACP

Medical Director
El Rio Special Immunology Associates

Panelists:
Dawn Averitt
Curt Beall
Jose Ochoa
Michele Kane
11:40 AM – 12:00 PM Panel Discussion / Q&A

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

New Providers Track
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM LUNCH / EXHIBITS OPEN


12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch Symposium sponsored by ViiV Healthcare
PrEP today. Data discussions on an HIV-1 PrEP option

“This event is not part of the official ACTHIV™ conference, as planned by ACTHIV™ Program Committee.”


OPENING PLENARY
 Session Co-chairs:   Vincent Lo Re, MD, MSCE
William Short, MD
Susan Weiss, FNP-BC, MSN
1:00 PM – 1:20 PM Language Matters: Appropriate use of People First language
William Short, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Daiquiri Robinson, MEd
Director, Homeless Services, City of Philadelphia
1:20 PM – 1:30 PM Q&A
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM It’s More Than a Blue Pill: Sex, Prevention, and Aging – Implications for Providers
Jeffrey Kwong, DNP, MPH, AGPCNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN
Professor, Division of Advanced Nursing Practice
Rutgers School of Nursing
2:15 PM – 2:30 PM Q&A

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

BREAK / EXHIBITS OPEN
Session 1 – ART
 Session Co-chairs: Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH
Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Management of Drug-Resistant HIV
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Approaches to ART Optimization in Virally Suppressed Persons with HIV (2 vs 3 drugs)
Darcy Wooten, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of California San Diego
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Use of Long-acting Injectable ART
Lauren Collins, MD MSPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Emory University
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Should the Possibility of Excess Weight Gain Influence Choice of Antiretroviral Therapy — Debate
Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD
Professor
University of California San Francisco School of Pharmacy
John Koethe, MD, MSCI, FIDSA
Associate Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Interprofessional Panel Discussion / Q&A

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

New Providers Track 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

RECEPTION / EXHIBITS OPEN
Friday, May 5, 2023
BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS
 Session Co-chairs:   Dianne Rausch, PhD
Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C
Courtney Fletcher, PharmD
Christopher Evans, MD, MPH
7:45 AM – 8:45 AM Principles of Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy for the HIV Clinician
Asa E. Radix, MD, PhD
Senior Director of Research and Education
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center
7:45 AM – 8:45 AM Hepatitis B Treatment Among Persons with HIV
Jesse Torgersen, MD
Clinical Directgor, Center for Viral Hepatitis
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
7:45 AM – 8:45 AM Pain Management and PWH
R. Douglas Bruce, MD, MA, MS
Physician Executive
MetroHealth
Session 2 – HIV-Related Liver Diseases
 Session Co-chairs:   Lisa Catalli, MSN, NP-C
Oluwaseun Falade-Nwulia, MBBS, MPH
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Hepatitis C Treatment Among Persons with HIV: Guiding Principles and Cases
Oluwaseun Falade-Nwulia, MBBS, MPH
Associate Professor
John Hopkins University
9:30 AM –  10:00 AM Management of Persons with HIV Who Have Advanced Liver Fibrosis or Cirrhosis
Lisa Catalli, MSN, NP-C
Nurse Practitioner
UCSF Medical Center
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Important Non-Viral Liver Diseases Providers Should Address Among Persons with HIV
Jennifer Price, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Interprofessional Panel Discussion / Q&A


11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Break / Exhibits Open

Session 3 – COMPLICATIONS AND COMORBIDITIES  Session Co-chairs:   Asa Radix, MD, PhD
Jeri Sumitani, MMSc, PA-C
Renslow Sherer, MD
11:30 AM –  12:00 PM Update on the HIV Primary Care Guidelines
Mamta Jain, MD
Professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM

Interprofessional Panel Discussion / Q&A


12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

New Providers Track
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

LUNCH / EXHIBITS OPEN



12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

Lunch Symposium sponsored by Merck & Co., Inc
Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Adults: Key Serotypes and the Role of Immune Response.
“This event is not part of the official ACTHIV™ conference, as planned
by ACTHIV™ Program Committee.”



Session 3 – COMPLICATIONS AND COMORBIDITIES Session Co-chairs: Asa Radix, MD, PhD
Jeri Sumitani, MMSc, PA-C
Renslow Sherer, MD
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Approach to Neurocognitive Decline in the Aging Person with HIV
April D. Thames, PhD
Professor of Psychology
UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Mental Health Care of Persons with HIV: A Primer for Primary Providers
Rachel Ammirati, PhD
Co-Director of Psychology Continuing Education
Emory University School of Medicine


3:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Break / Exhibits Open
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Diabetes Management and Weight Loss
Bradley Smith, PharmD, BCACP, AAHIVP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Grady Health System
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Interprofessional Panel Discussion / Q&A

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Professional Networking Hour


5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

New Providers Track

Saturday, May 6, 2022
BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS
 Session Co-chairs:   Dianne Rausch, PhD
Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C
Courtney Fletcher, PharmD
Christopher Evans, MD, MPH
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM PrEP Basics
Mehri S. McKellar, MD
Infectious Disease Specialist
Duke University
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Cardiovascular Disease and People Living with HIV
Priscilla Hsue, MD
Professor of Medicine
Unifersity of California San Francisco
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Managing Substance Use and Harm Reduction
Kelly S. Ramsey, MD, MPH, MA, FACP, DFASAM

Internal Medicine Specialist
Chief of Medical Service
Office of Addiction Medicine, NY
Session 4 – HIV Prevention and STIs

 Session Co-chairs:  

Tomasz Jodlowski, PharmD, AAHIVP
Jillian Baron, MD, MPH
8:45 AM – 9:15 AM Syphilis and Its Management Among Persons with HIV: Case-Based Approaches
Judith A. O’Donnell, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
9:15 AM – 9:45 AM Emerging STIs
Ank Nijhawan, MD, MPH, MSCS
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
9:45 AM – 10:15 AM Q&A Session

10:15 AM –  10:30 AM

Break
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Operationalizing PrEP with Oral and Injectible Options
Christina Maguire, PharmD
Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist
University of Pennsylavnia
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Incorporating Gender-Affirming Care in HIV Prevention
Michelle Collins-Ogle, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, AAHIVS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Interprofessional Panel Discussion / Q&A
CLOSING PLENARY
 Session Co-chairs:   Vincent Lo Re, MD, MSCE
William Short, MD
Susan Weiss, FNP-BC, MSN
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Protecting the Patient-Provider Relationship in Today’s Legal Landscape
Leslie McGorman, MPPA
Director of Public Policy
American Academy of HIV Medicine