Scaling Up HIV Workforce Capacity for Ending the HIV Epidemic Webinar Series: The State of HIV Workforce
On June 9, NASTAD hosted the first webinar in the HIV workforce webinar series, Scaling Up HIV Workforce Capacity for Ending the HIV Epidemic. The webinar, The State of HIV Workforce focused on identifying workforce gaps and needs of health departments and community partners by highlighting important considerations when evaluating and measuring the HIV workforce. NASTAD reviewed the workforce challenges of health department HIV programs during the COVID-19 pandemic as shared through three requests for information in 2020 and 2021. The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) shared tips and tools on evaluation and measurement and Mecklenburg County, an Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) Phase 1 Jurisdiction shared their experience with conducting a workforce capacity assessment as a part of their EHE planning.