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CME, CEU, Webinars, Workshops, and Narcan Training

  • Resources for HAHSTA Medical Providers 
    CME/CEU Opportunities and Webinars
  • Trainings at HAHSTA - 
    Email Questions to the HAHSTA Trainings Coordinator. 

    • HIV, Mental Health, and Substance Use Brief Intervention Workshop* 2-Day Skills-Building Workshop Washington DC
      Registration closes January 11, 2019, at 6 pm (ET)

      - Practice how to introduce and administer the SAMISS screening tool and deliver the results
      - Describe symptom management strategies for clients presenting with specific mental health & substance use symptoms
      - Apply a brief intervention model to facilitate linkage to care for clients with co-occurring disorders

      Eligibility requirements: at least one year of experience working with populations with co-occurring disorders such as mental health conditions and substance use at their agencies, (i.e. case managers, HIV outreach, and prevention workers).

      *There are no CEUs or continuing education credits offered for this course. Space is limited, so if you are interested in joining or sending representatives from your staff, please register using the link below:

      If you have any questions, feel free to email Jenny Liu at [email protected]


    • INSTI HIV-1/2 Rapid Test Workshop

      Testing technology workshop will prepare participants to:
      • be able to run INSTI external controls
      • be able to collect a fingerstick blood specimen and administer the INSTI
      • HIV-1/2 Rapid test
      • become familiar with the contents of the INSTI Product Inserts (PIs) for testing and controls

        Workshops are approximately 2.5 hours: 9:00 AM – 11:30AM
      • Please note: These courses will not cover counseling skills, HIV/AIDS information or HIV/AIDS education.

        Currently, there are no CEUs offered for this workshop.                                                                         
        Please note: If the District of Columbia Government Department of Health is closed due to inclement weather or for any other reason the workshop will be rescheduled.

        Training Dates:
        To Be Announced


    • NARCAN® (naloxone HCl) Training
      Space is limited and participants must be registered before attending.Workshop objectives: Participants should recognize, know and/or understand:

      •  The laws protecting individuals from civil liability associated with naloxone administration and the safe reporting overdoses law

      •   The epidemiology of opioid overdoses in the District of Columbia

      •   The basic profile of opioids

      •   The pharmacology of Naloxone

      •   The importance of contacting emergency medical services and the proper administration of Narcan

      •   The care of an individual after the administration of naloxone

        Currently, there are no CEUs offered for this workshop.
        Register for available training dates: 
        Please use one email per registrant; you run the risk of others not being registered. If you want to attend you MUST be registered.

    • January 29, 2019 - This workshop is full; No more registrations can be accepted
    • March 26, 2019 - This workshop is full; No more registrations can be accepted
    • May 31, 2019  -  This workshop is full; No more registrations can be accepted
      Please note: If you have registered for this course, please excuse the need to change the date from May 21 to May 31;
    • July 23, 2019  -  This workshop is full; No more registrations can be accepted
    • ►September 17, 2019
    • ►November 19, 2019
    •  OraQuick Advance HIV-1/2 Rapid Test Workshop
       Testing technology workshop will prepare participants to:

      • be able to run OraQuick Advance external controls
      • be able to collect an oral specimen and administer the OraQuick Advance HIV-1/2 Rapid test
      • become familiar with the contents of the OraQuick Advance Product Inserts (PIs) for testing and controls
      • learn what to do if there is a problem with testing and/or test kit controls

        Workshops are approximately three (3) hours.
        Please note: These courses will not cover counseling skills, HIV/AIDS information or HIV/AIDS education.
        There are no CEUs offered for this workshop.
        Please note: If the District of Columbia Government Department of Health is closed due to inclement weather or for any other reason the workshop will be rescheduled.

        Training Dates:
         
        To Be Announced