OraQuick Counselors are trained to provide free HIV testing and counseling at the 1917 Clinic and in the community using the OraQuick Advance Rapid Antibody Test and under the supervision of 1917 Clinic staff. The training is typically two sessions. The first session provides a comprehensive overview of administering the test, providing relevant counseling, HIV 101, and practice skills. The second session (2 hours) reviews the specific protocols for serving as an OraQuick Counselor with 1917 Clinic. Training is typically held every other month.Next Training. This training provides a comprehensive overview of administering the test, providing relevant counseling, HIV 101, and practice skills. this session will also cover 1917 Clinic specific protocols. This session is intended for individuals who have never completed OraQuick training before and want to become testing and counseling volunteers with the 1917 Clinic. Individuals who want at refresher are also encouraged to attend.
Social Work CEs will be provided (3.5 hours)
Friday, October 17th, 2014 from 1:30PM - 5:00PM
Location: UAB School of Public Health, RPHB 125
1665 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35233
Please register using the link below.
Please e-mail Kelly Ross-Davis (KRD@uab.edu)with any questions.
HIV Testing Coordinators:
Chris Hamlin, email@example.com, (205) 975-9103
Kelly Ross-Davis, KRD@uab.edu, (205) 934-9253