CDC Seeks Input on Draft Update to PrEP Guidelines
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is conducting two webinars next week to gather public comments on the draft 2021 update to the HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Clinical Practice Guideline and Providers Supplement. The draft guideline documents were posted online on May 17, 2021 at https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/risk/prep/cdc-hiv-prep-guidelines-2021.pdf (PDF, 1.3 MB) and https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/risk/prep/prep-cdc-hiv-prep-provider-supplement-2021.pdf (PDF, 713 KB). They will remain online for 10 days.
The two webinars are an opportunity for all interested parties to ask questions and provide feedback, but are specifically directed toward clinicians, such as medical doctors, nurse practitioners, physician's assistants, and pharmacists. CDC will consider comments made during the webinars prior to finalizing the draft HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis Clinical Practice Guideline and Providers Supplement: 2021 Update for publication.
The webinars will be held on:
- Monday, May 24, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDT
- Tuesday, May 25, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDT
Registration is not required. The webinars can be accessed at https://cdc.zoomgov.com/j/1602789792?pwd=NVhQbWpDMXcza1UrbE94TWJnbEJCZz09. Meeting ID: 160 278 9792, Passcode: 7i@v%w29 or by phone at 1-551-285-1373.
Comments will be received only during the webinars. There will be no written comment period.
Read the full Federal Register Notice about the Draft 2021 PrEP Guidelines Update.