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New Adolescent HIV Care and Treatment Training Curriculum Released

July 20, 2011

“Adolescent HIV Care and Treatment: A Training Curriculum for Multidisciplinary Health Care Teams” is a comprehensive training package developed for the Zambian Ministry of Health. The training curriculum builds on the current successes and lessons learned delivering HIV care to adolescents. It aims to build program and multidisciplinary health care worker capacity to deliver comprehensive, youth-friendly HIV care and treatment services to adolescents living with HIV and their caregivers. This training curriculum includes a Trainer Manual, Participant Manual, and slide sets, and was developed through a collaborative effort between the University Teaching Hospital’s Department of Pediatrics HIV Centre of Excellence in Lusaka, Zambia; ICAP at Columbia University; and the François Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center, School of Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Download the curriculum here.