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Wednesday, November 28 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
E-23 - Technical Assistance to those Beyond Bars: Linkages to Care Post Incarceration (CE)

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The National HIV/AIDS Strategy emphasizes a "seamless system to immediately link people to continuous and coordinated quality care when they are diagnosed with HIV." Teh incarcerated population has demonstraed need for linkages to care upon release. this workkshop will review recent sttudies, data, key partnerships and factors for care coordination. Including interactive HRSA facilitated breakouts and full session summarizing session participant's current linkages to care projects. Participants will design a follow up plan to continue as a learning community improving linkgages for the post incarcerated population.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to identify; recent data and key factors asssociated with the incarcerated/post incarcerated population.
  • Participants will be able to identify; best practices for linking post incarcerated to care and treatment.
  • Participants will be able to state personal goals and identify next step for their local linkage's projects.

Moderators
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Sandra Lloyd,R.N.

Public Health Analyst, HRSA
Sandra Lloyd graduated from the School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh 1978, and received a Masters in Health Education, Penn State University 2008. She has in excess of 20 years of experience managing health care staff and being involved in the creation and implementation of... Read More →

Speakers
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Wendy Cousino

Project Officer, HRSA
Wendy Cousino, graduated from the University of Florida with a BS degree. She has worked in the HIV field for approximately 15 years taking a brief break to teach American Literature and Drama to High School Students.


Wednesday November 28, 2012 3:30pm - 5:00pm
McKinley

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