Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Taming HIV – A Success Story for Children

Recorded January 23, 2009 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
SPECIAL GRAND ROUNDS-MEETS CME REQUIREMENT FOR HIV/AIDS John W. Sleasman, MD
Robert A. Good Professor and Chief, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Children’s Research Institute, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Evaluate factors that contribute to the dramatic decline in maternal to child transmission of HIV within developing countries
  • Appropriately treat or refer children with HIV using antiretroviral therapy to achieve immune reconstitution
  • Practice using the concept that selective pressures of host immunity and antiretroviral therapy contribute to viral genetic diversity.


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