Cultural Competency

People who feel understood, respected, and valued are more likely to stay in care. The resources in this collection address ways that clinics and other service providers can identify and address bias to improve communication with diverse clients.

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Guidelines and Manuals

Webinars and Training

Tools and Job Aids

Reports and Best Practices

Websites

  • AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC)

    HIV clinical training resources for the AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC) Program (e.g., library of tools by topic and populations, calendar of events, directory of AETCs, clinician consultation resources). Discover AETC EHE resources for clinicians.

  • University of California, San Francisco

    Website with guidelines, articles, online learning, and connections to agencies and others involved in transgender health.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Federal resources on discrimination and health care privacy protections.

  • Howard Brown Health Center

    Curriculum for nurses teaching cultural competency in the care of LGBT older adults.

Conference Presentations

Atrium Health
Presenters:
Anna Jacobs, Mindy Sampson, Leigh Medaris, Jacob Schulte, Joseph Erato, Christopher Polk
2022 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment
HRSA
Presenters:
Alex Keuroghlian, Dana Hines, Paul Sacamano, Jamie Weinand
2022 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment
HRSA
Presenters:
Sombo Pujeh, Gem Daus, Sonya Hunt Gray, Jasmine Akuffo
2022 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment
Presenters:
Greene
2021 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clinical Conference
Open Health Care Clinic
Presenters:
Jamie Roques, William Spatafora
2020 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment

Technical Assistance

  • Capacity building for the RWHAP community to navigate the changing health care landscape and help people with HIV to access and use their health coverage to improve health outcomes. Project period: 2022-2025.
  • ESCALATE will focus on reducing HIV stigma through training participants in EHE jurisdictions. Project period: 2020-2024.

  • The NHC provides ongoing, up-to-date information needed to meet the core competency knowledge for HIV prevention, screening, diagnosis, and ongoing treatment and care to healthcare providers in the United States. Project period: 2020-2022.
  • The AETC Program offers clinician education and tailored capacity-building assistance. Project period: 2019-2024.