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Florida Mandatory: HIV/Aids (FL CHAPTER MEMBER)

HIV/Aids Webinar

Registration Fee: FL Chapter Member $0

Speaker: Joseph Mazziotta, MD

Disclosure Information:
FAFP Disclosure and Mitigation of Relevant Financial Relationships
This internet enduring material has been independently planned by the FAFP Continuing Professional Development Committee. Educational activities provided by the FAFP demonstrate balance, independence, and scientific rigor. All those in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible company(ies) to the FAFP. All relevant financial relationships disclosed are identified and mitigated according to policy or the individual will be disqualified from participating in the activity.

CPD Committee Disclosure Information:
None of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Faculty Disclosure Information:
Dr. Joseph Mazziotta, faculty for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

About the Speaker:
Dr. Mazziotta is the Program Director of the Tallahassee Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program. He also serves as Clerkship Faculty for the FSU College of Medicine. Prior to joining the residency he served in the USAF as a physician with the 56th Medical Group. He has been involved with the care of HIV infected patients since 1990. He is one of the faculty providers at Care Point HIV Clinic and the Tallahassee Memorial Wound Healing Center.

Program Information:
Date of Original Release: 11/13/18
Date of Release: 10/19/21
Date Credit Expires: 10/19/24

Target Audience: AAFP/FAFP Members and Nonmember Physicians
Estimated Time to Complete the Activity: 1 hour

Accreditation and Designation Statements: 

Accreditation Statement:
The Florida Academy of Family Physicians is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:
The Florida Academy of Family Physicians designates this internet enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Overview:
This one-hour course is part of the mandatory CME for Florida physicians. This course on HIV/AIDS addresses modes of transmission, infection control procedures, epidemiology, clinical management, prevention, and current Florida laws and protocols related to testing, treatment, reporting and partner notification. In addition, the speaker will provide information about the Florida Department of Health's current efforts to eliminate HIV transmission and reduce HIV related deaths.

Learning Objectives:
After completing this activity, learners will be able to:
  • Describe Florida's HIV testing statutes and the importance of routine testing for HIV infection
  • Discuss HIV epidemiology in Florida and the United States
  • Describe standard precautions healthcare providers should take to prevent the transmission of HIV
  • List HIV prevention strategies currently in use
Instructions for Earning Credit:
  • Watch the 1-hour webinar in full
  • Complete the CME Activity Evaluation at the end of the webinar
  • CME Certificates immediately emailed upon completion of webinar
  • FAFP reports CME to AAFP (if applicable) and CEBroker

Contact Information/Inquiries:
Questions? Please contact Ashleigh Huff, FAFP Director of Membership and Workforce Development at (904) 726-0944 or via email at

Medium or Combination of Media Used:
Online webinar

System Requirements to Participate:
Computer/internet connection

Website Viewing Requirements:
Internet Explorer 8.0 or later
Mozilla Firefox 25.0 or later
Google Chrome 30.0 or later
Safari 5.0 or later

Educational Content Viewing Requirements:
Internet Explorer 8.0 or later
Mozilla Firefox 25.0 or later
Google Chrome 30.0 or later
Safari 5.0 or later
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Flash Player Plug-In (9.0 or later)
Sound Card & Speakers

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