Goal and Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Describe the impact of weight gain on the health outcomes of persons living with HIV (PLWH)
  • Detail the latest data on treatment-related adverse events associated with antiretroviral therapies (ART) for treatment-naïve and treatment-experienced patients
  • Employ strategies to lower the risk for ART-associated adverse events in PLWH, especially those at risk for suboptimal health outcomes
  • Create individualized HIV treatment strategies for PLWH based on patient- and treatment-specific factors


      Melissa Badowski, PharmD, MPH, BCIDP, BCPS, AAHIVP
      Clinical Associate Professor
      Section of Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy
      University of Illinois at Chicago
      College of Pharmacy
      Chicago, Illinois

      James M. Sosman, MD, AAHIVS
      Medical Director, Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Care Program & MATEC-WI
      Chief, General Internal Medicine Research
      Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases
      University of Wisconsin
      School of Medicine and Public Health
      Madison, Wisconsin

Accreditation Information

This course is being provided by a Relias LLC strategic partner.  Consumption of this course will take place on the partners site and courses provided in this manner are not accredited by Relias LLC.