The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) and the Urban Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS) are partnering to host a webinar ondetailing methamphetamine use and methamphetamine-specific harm reduction practices that can be adopted within health departments and Syringe Service Programs (SSPs).
Webinar highlights include:
An overview of methamphetamine including chemistry, uses, and effects by Dr. Carlo Hojilla from the University of California San Francisco
Discussion of meth injection within broader drug user health context
Information on overamping prevention and care, health education for participants, and de-escalation techniques by Ruth Kanatser and Kat Humphries with the Harm Reduction Action Center in Denver, CO