HIV & Syndemic Infectious Diseases Mini-Residency - June 2025

Chicago, IL US
June 4, 2025 to June 6, 2025
Provide the best care to patients living with HIV and other syndemic infectious diseases!
Immerse yourself in a transformative educational experience tailored to address critical gaps in knowledge surrounding HIV patient care. This program is strategically crafted to empower healthcare professionals with cutting-edge tools and insights, enabling them to elevate patient care to unprecedented levels of excellence. Delve into the dynamic landscape of HIV patient management as we bridge the awareness gap and revolutionize your approach to patient well-being. Join us in this journey towards enhanced patient outcomes and professional fulfillment.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals committed to the treatment and care of patients living with HIV, STIs, viral hepatitis, COVID-19, mpox, and other HIV-related conditions and comorbidities.

Learning Objectives

After this activity, participants will be able to:

  • State current trends in HIV epidemiology in the United States and the significance of status-neutral strategy;
  • Identify fundamental elements of ambulatory HIV care via virtual, including respectful engagement, trauma-informed care, limited physical diagnosis, laboratory management and clinical monitoring, and patient education;
  • List the classes and targets of commonly used antiretroviral drugs, their side effects, and their indications for use;
  • Define the epidemiology and management of hepatitis B and C in people with HIV;
  • Illustrate strategies for HIV management during pregnancy and breastfeeding to prevent person-to-child transmission;
  • Explain the current epidemiology of the most common STIs in the United States and novel STI prevention and treatment strategies;
  • Evaluate effective management of common HIV co-morbidities, including cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, depression, and HIV-associated neurological disease.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Chena Brown
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
(312) 996-1373
Available credit: 
  • 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 16.00 Nursing Contact Hours
  • 16.00 Participation
Event starts: 
06/04/2025 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
06/06/2025 - 1:30pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
8:30 AM
Renslow Sherer, MD &
Aniruddha Hazra, MD
8:45 AM
Top Issues in HIV Care and Prevention
Renslow Sherer, MD
10:00 AM
Epidemiology, Transmission, & Prevention of HIV Infection
Jessica Ridgway, MD
11:00 AM
The Initial Encounter
Aniruddha Hazra, MD
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Virtual/Live HIV Patient Encounters #1
Renslow Sherer, MD
3:00 PM
8:30 AM
HIV Pre and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Aniruddha Hazra, MD
9:15 AM
Sexual Health & STI Guidelines
Aniruddha Hazra, MD
10:30 AM
Introduction to Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)
Paul Djuricich, PharmD
11:30 AM
Case Discussions
Paul Djuricich, PharmD
12:30 PM
1:00 PM
Case Discussions
Renslow Sherer, MD
1:45 PM
Conference Summaries: CROI, IAS, ID Week, EACS 2023
Renslow Sherer, MD
3:00 PM
8:30 AM
HIV Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities
Aniruddha Hazra, MD, Christopher Kaperak, MD
9:30 AM
HIV and Aging
John Flores, MD
10:30 AM
Opportunistic Infections
John Flores, MD
11:30 AM
HIV in Pregnancy and Prevention of Perinatal Transmission
Ashish Premkumar, MD
12:15 PM
Viral Hepatitis Diagnosis & Management
Mai Pho, MD
1:00 PM
Course Evaluations
1:30 PM

The agenda is subject to change.
University of Chicago Medical Center
5837 South Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
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ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at (312) 996-1413 or via email at
 The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this activity due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Renslow Sherer Jr., MD  Renslow Sherer, Jr., MD
  Professor of Medicine

  Aniruddha Hazra, MD
  Assistant Professor of Medicine
  Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
  Medical Director, UCM Sexual Wellness Clinic
  Director, STI Services for Chicago Center of HIV Elimination

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Credit
University of Chicago Medicine is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Participants who successfully complete the entire activity and complete an evaluation form will earn 16 contact hours.

Other Participant Credit
Other participants will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
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