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Vision

Crossroads Utah AHEC facilitates education for current and future health professionals to prepare them for practice in medically underserved rural and urban areas in a health system transformed to lower costs, enhance quality, improve satisfaction of healthcare professionals, and improve population health outcomes.

Mission

Crossroads Utah AHEC helps current and future health professionals acquire knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to practice in a transformed health system for medically underserved rural and urban communities. It does so through strategic partnerships with academic programs, communities, and professional organizations to improve:

  1. the geographic distribution of health professionals,
  2. the demographic and professional diversity of health professionals, and
  3. transformation of health systems to enhance wellbeing, quality, and efficiency of care.

Pipeline

Utah AHEC fulfills this mission by engaging individuals at 5 phases of the health professions pipeline:

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Upcoming Events

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV

Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1 p.m. ET

Presented by:
Hussein Safa, MD
Einstein Healthcare Network
Philadelphia, PA

Program Learning Objective:

  • Identify populations/patients at risk for HIV acquisition
  • Recite evidence of the need for PrEP and rapid start services
  • Identify components of PrEP education
  • Identify components of rapid start education
  • Identify the role of pharmacists in screening for HIV risk and PrEP suitability
  • Discuss the role of PrEP use among adolescents
  • Identify resources for rapid start and retention in care
  • Identify patients who require PEP and nPEP (post-exposure) and offer prophylactic treatment according to guidelines
  • Identify and implement the needs, approaches, cultural competencies, and CDC guidelines specific to offering PrEP and rapid start to MSM of color, women of color and transgender populations

CME will be available for this live webinar.

Register Here

HPV training 

Contact Us

3491 Wights Fort Road, JHS 154
West Jordan, UT 84088
801-957-6291
mindy.bateman@slcc.edu