A training of trainers in HIV viral load monitoring of antiretroviral therapies in resource limited settings
Welcome to the online viral load monitoring course! Managing the HIV epidemic requires speedy adoption and implementation of the WHO HIV care treatment guidelines. These require attending clinicians to understand the pathophysiology of HIV, the treatment used and follow up in terms of monitoring.
The course aims to build the capacity of frontline healthcare workers to screen and identify HIV patients, carry out a comprehensive clinical evaluation, have the confidence to initiate HIV treatment and monitor patients using viral load.
By the end of this course, participants should be able;
- To screen, diagnose and manage patients with HIV.
- To understand and initiate HIV treatment drugs.
- To be able to monitor HIV patients using a viral load.