The pharmacists’ role in screening patients experiencing homelessness for HIV and hepatitis c
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: PPR-044
- By: MCKEIRNAN, Kimberly ()
- Co-author(s): Dr Sorosh Kherghehpoush, Assistant Professor
Dr Kimberly McKeirnan, Associate Professor (Washington State University College Of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Spokane, United States)
Background: In 2019, there were over 1.1 million people living with HIV and 2.4 million people living with HCV in the United States. The CDC estimates that one in seven (14%) are unaware of their HIV infection and almost half of all HCV infections are undiagnosed. People with unstable housing are disproportionately affected by HIV and HCV, with.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.