2017 Australasian HIV & AIDS Conference joint with 2017 Australasian Sexual Health Conference National Convention Centre Canberra 6 – 9 November 2017

ASHM Program Booth #20

 

ASHM have been supporting the Health Care workforce in a range of capacities for nearly 30 years.  This year the ASHM National Policy and Education Division will be showcasing some the range of their work across jurisdictional, regional and country lines.  Come and learn more on what is happening in the sector on the ASHM Booth #20

Monday

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Bloggers and scholarsLUNCHDo you want to more about ASHMs scholarship program? Would you like to attend an overseas conference and blog for ASHM? Come and talk to ASHM staff and other bloggers about scholarship opportunities.Elizabeth Crock
So you want to be an ASHM writer?AFTERNOON TEAAre you interested in writing or becoming a Clinical Advisor for ASHM? Meet one of our mentors and talk to ASHM staff about how to become an ASHM expert.Martyn French

Tuesday

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The nursing social
MORNING TEA Meet and greet other nurses in the HIV/Sexual health space.Elizabeth
Crock
New ASHM resources
AFTERNOON TEAThis calendar year ASHM released the National Clinical PrEP Guidelines and are about to release the Psychological Guidelines.Bill
Patteson

Wednesday

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East Coast launch – HIV & AGEING TRAINING MODULE MORNING TEA The Department of Health WA funded ASHM development of an accredited course to provide national training in a unit of competency: Provide support to people with HIV in aged care settings”. The training was formally launched on 1 October 2017 International Day of Older Persons, by Ms Ita Buttrose at the Pan Pacific Hotel in PerthBill Patteson
S100 prescribers mixerLUNCHAre you an HIV s100 prescriber? This is an opportunity to meet other prescribers
in a range of jurisdictions, talk to ASHM HIV project staff and have your say
about CPD training in the coming year.
Vincent Cornelisse
ASHM International showcaseAFTERNOON TEAMeet ASHM's international team and learn about our programs in the Asia PacificMichelle O'Connor

Thursday

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What’s APPening?MORNING TEA ASHM are making our resources available in APP format. The HIV Management Guidelines, STI Guidelines and Contact Tracing Guidelines are coming soon!Sarah Maunsell