Pacific AIDS Education & Training Center - Central Valley & Northern Interior is a Local Performance site of the Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center’s four-state region (California, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii), federally funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), and located on the University of California, Davis Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases. The national AETC network aims to increase the numbers of well-trained healthcare professionals working with HIV-infected persons; assist in removing barriers to primary care access; and respond to the needs of emerging populations as well as to changing faces of the epidemic.

The Pacific AETC - Central Valley & Northern Interior is charged with carrying out the mission of the national AETC program throughout its 32 Northern and Central Valley California geographic region; Tulare/Kings/Inyo Counties northward to the Oregon border. This includes education, technical assistance and training of health care providers in urban, suburban and rural communities on a variety of HIV and AIDS topics, from basic information to expert opinion on complicated treatment recommendations.

The Pacific AETC - Central Valley & Northern Interior offers education, training and capacity building programs specifically designed to improve HIV/AIDS care, treatment and prevention services for:
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Advance Practice Nurses
  • Physician Assistants
  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Pharmacists
  • Health care organizations (Community Health Clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers, hospitals, etc.)
  • Members of interdisciplinary care teams (mental health providers, social workers, case managers, etc) working on InterProfessional Education and Practice Transformation

For additional information, resources, webinars, training opportunities, and more, please see our main website: https://paetc.org/about/local-partners/central-valley/

Judy Vang, M.S.W., Ph.D.
Program Director
Co-Principal Investigator
E-mail: tvang@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 916-734-3365
Fax: 916-734-7766

Vera Go, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-Principal Investigator, Medical Lead
E-mail: vgo@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 916-734-8032
Fax: 916-734-7766

Shaila Faulkner, B.S.
Program Coordinator

E-mail: slfaulkner@ucdavis.edu

Franz Chan, B.S.

Adminstrative Assistant

E-mail: fncchan@ucdavis.edu

Address:
4150 V Street, PSSB, G-500
Sacramento, CA 95817