MATEC Triple Threat III: HIV, HCV & Opioids Webinar
Friday, January 22, 2021
12:30–2:00 p.m. CT
Register for the event here.


Pamela Vergara-Rodriguez, MD
Director of Psychiatry, Ruth M. Rothstein Core Center


The conference will focus on the colliding co-occurring epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and opioids.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe trauma in the context of HIV treatment and HIV prevention in the U.S.
  • Discuss trauma associated mental health issues for people with HIV
  • Describe how trauma affects a person’s adherence to HIV care and antiretroviral therapy
  • Discuss interventions to address trauma and improve health outcomes

Click here to view program flyer (PDF). For questions, contact Estela Balderas at