Advanced Clinical HIV Management Course - for Doctors



Advanced Clinical HIV Management online course for doctors


ABOUT THE COURSE

In 2019, the Southern African HIV Clinicians Society (SAHCS) launched the Advanced Clinical Management of HIV Course, previously hosted by Wits RHI as a face-to-face course (2003 - 2018).

The content has since been updated and peer reviewed by both national and international experts. This e-learning course is for qualified medical doctors seeing HIV-infected patients in the private and public sectors and for those looking to complete a Diploma in HIV Medicine through the Colleges of Medicine Southern Africa (CMSA).
The course was recognised internationally as a finalist in the e-Learning Excellence Awards in 2018.

COST

The cost of the course is R6,900 (incl. VAT)*
*2022 pricing. Course pricing is subject to change each year.

WHO SHOULD ENROL
Qualified doctors who treat HIV-infected patients and/or who wish to complete the Diploma of HIV Medicine, through the Colleges of Medicine, South Africa.

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN
Online registration form: click here
Alternatively email Mirriam on mirriam@sahivcs.org or call 011 728 7365 for further information.
 

COURSE CURRICULUM
Click here to download.
 
COURSE FOCUS AREAS
Diagnosing HIV • Prevention • Treatment • Epidemiology • Immunology • 
Reproductive Health • Paediatric HIV • TB • Palliative care in HIV • Advanced HIV Disease
 
DURATION
The typical maximum length of time given to complete the course is 16 weeks. However, SAHCS provides 6 months to complete the course. MCQs will be used to assess each module and a final exam will be written upon completion.
 
EARN CPD POINTS
The course is fully CPD-accredited for 29 Clinical + 1 ethics points subject to a 70% and above pass mark of written and oral assessments.
Should you be an experienced clinician, wanting to join the provider network, you are only required to write (and pass) the online exam. The cost of the exam is R1,000 and you qualify for 3 CPD points.