During the first year, fellows attend a weekly HIV continuity clinic at the NIH Clinical Center. Each clinic session begins with an HIV-related case discussion or lecture. Clinic is precepted by a set of expert faculty and staffed with a multidisciplinary group including case managers, a social worker, and an HIV pharmacist.
In the second year, fellows attend a weekly infectious diseases clinic at one of the hospitals at which they rotated in the first year, usually George Washington University Hospital and Washington Hospital Center. In these busy urban clinics, second-year fellows see a high volume of patients and a great diversity of cases and, in each site, are precepted by full-time faculty.
Last Updated January 21, 2009