- Epidemiology and Natural History of HCV
- Screening for HCV
- The post-screening process
- Linkage to care and treatment basics
Dr. Andrew Hale, MD is an infectious disease physician at the University of Vermont Medical Center and assistant professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM in Burlington, VT. Dr. Hale specializes in treating HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C, and directs various courses at the UVM College of Medicine. His research interests include medical education, HIV, and HCV.
At the conclusion of this learning collaborative, (at least 75% of) participants will be able to identify at least three evidence-based strategies that are designed to enhance the clinical team-based care of patients with substance or opioid use disorders treatment.
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