Supporting HIV care through education and innovation

Topic: Adolescents & Youth


  • Guide for HIV/AIDS Clinical Care
    HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau
    April 2014

    This manual was developed to provide clinicians with ready access to practical, current, treatment information so that they may provide quality care to people living with HIV.

Training resources

  • AETC NRC Logo
    AETC National Resource Center
    January 2014

    Clinical education/training resources and patient education materials from the HRSA AETC network.


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  • National Minority AETC, September 2012

    BE SAFE is a framework that uses culturally pluralistic content and perspectives based on these six core elements: Barriers to Care, Ethics, Sensitivity of the Provider, Assessment, Facts, and Encounters.

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  • Next Step and MassCARE, May 2012

    Guidebook for multiple audiences that outlines steps (called Solutions in the guide) for transitioning youth from pediatric care to adult services. The guide is color-coded for key groups:

    • Youth (orange)
    • Their caregivers (blue)
    • Their providers (green)

Training resources

Slide sets

  • University of Miami, January 2008

    Slide show covering: of review basic growth and development processes in youth, impact of HIV/AIDS on the US adolescent population, challenges faced by providers caring for these adolescents. Slides highlight the University of Miamis activities for HIV-infected adolescents.

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