The UCLA Center for HIV Identification, Prevention and Treatment Services would like to invite you to a virtual training on Medical Mistrust. The training is entitled, “Addressing Medical Mistrust in Black Communities: Implications for HIV/Hepatitis/STIs, COVID-19 and Other conditions” on Saturday, August 29, 2020, from 8:30am-1:30pm. Read recap here.

The training is open to clinicians, physician assistants, nurses, medical students, residents, fellows, hospital/clinic administrators and all clinical providers. CME Credits for clinical providers offered by the UCLA DGSOM Office of Continuing Medical Education.

The objectives of the seminar are to:

  • Discuss the historical foundations of medical mistrust in Black communities.
  • Describe the effects of medical mistrust on health care behaviors, HIV, COVID-19 and other health outcomes in Black communities.
  • Discuss clinic and system level changes that foster patient trust.
  • List and apply the skills and resources needed to interact with patients in a manner that encourages healthcare engagement and improves health outcomes.

Feel free to email with any questions. Thank you.

Download invitation letter and flyer: Medical Mistrust Training Invitation (55 downloads)

Download training syllabus: Syllabus: Addressing Medical Mistrust in Black Communities (111 downloads)

Dr. Bogart’s Book Chapter Summary on HIV and medical mistrust: HIV & Medical Mistrust: A Summary (249 downloads)