This was slogan of the final stage of the professional training named "Improving the system of voluntary pre- and post-test counseling and testing on HIV/AIDS in Ukrainian power department".
The event was held from 11 to 12 of the July, 2017 with the participation of 25 representatives of the sanitary-epidemiological and medical service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine and the National Guard of Ukraine in the Hotel Complex "Dzherelo" in Kyiv region.
It was 5th training sessions for the first half of 2017/ Thi trainig is become possible due to International Public Organization "International Institute of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis" within the implementation of the DHAPP PEPFAR project.
The aim of the training was to improve the quality and effectiveness of testing and counseling in the Ukrainian power department and to improve the knowledge about implementation of program interventions using HIV testing and counseling.
During the exercises, the topics were covered: implementation of different models of testing and counseling in the ATO; Types of testing; Programmatic interventions with testing and counseling component; HIV testing procedures and so on.
The participants of the training analyzed the legislative framework of Ukraine as part of the system of voluntary pre- and post-test counseling and testing for HIV/AIDS. Thanked to organizers participans got an opportunity to work out the methods of diagnosis of HIV/AIDS using rapid tests. Also discussed and worked out the psychological aspect of pre- and post-test counseling and testing for HIV/AIDS.