1st Annual PEHTI All-Grantee Conference

The first annual all-grantee conference was held August 10-11, 2010 at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center (PSHMC). The conference was well attended by 22 partners from PEHTI’s collaborating institutions and the Pennsylvania Department of Health, as well as PSHMC faculty and staff. Topics covered include:

– Keynote lecture by Stephen B. Thomas, PhD, Associate Dean for Diversity, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh. ” Less Talk, More Action: The Urgency of Now to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.”
–  HIV 101
– Expanded Testing Rationale
– HIV/STD Epidemiology in Pennsylvania
– Partner Services
– Cultural Competency in the Health Care Setting
– Data Reporting and Security
– Lessons learned (by collaborating partners)

Click here to view some conference pictures

TAPED SESSIONS:  Click on the links below to watch videos of the taped sessions

Health Disparities

HIV 101

Rationale for Expanded Testing

HIV/STD Epidemiology in PA

Partner Services

Current Data / Future PEHTI Direction

Data Reporting and Security