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From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
April 10, 2002

Satellite Broadcast on HIV Prevention

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Copyright 2002 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.2002American Medical AssociationThis is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

JAMA. 2002;287(14):1798. doi:10.1001/jama.287.14.1798-JWR0410-6-1

MMWR. 2002;51:238-248

"Revised Recommendations for HIV Screening of Pregnant Women," a satellite broadcast, is scheduled for Thursday, April 25, 2002, at 1 PM, EST. The 2-hour forum is cosponsored by CDC and the Public Health Training Network, and describes CDC's revised recommendations for HIV screening of pregnant women.1 Presentations and interviews will provide an update on implementation issues for the revised recommendations and identify special populations at high risk of perinatal transmission of HIV. This broadcast is designed for community-based organizations, service providers, and other persons in contact with women of childbearing age about any health matters such as prenatal care, primary care, and substance abuse. Viewers can fax questions and comments before and during the broadcast. Additional information is available at and through CDC's Fax Information System, telephone (888) 232-3299, by entering document number 130036 and a return fax number. Organizations setting up viewing sites are encouraged to register online or by fax as early as possible so that viewers can access information about viewing locations when visiting the website or calling the information line.

CDC, Revised recommendations for HIV screening of pregnant women. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2001;50 ((RR-19)) 63- 85