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Table 2 Health worker cadres by training category

From: Assessing the relevance, efficiency, and sustainability of HIV/AIDS in-service training in Nigeria

Training category Trainers Doctors Nurses Midwives Community health extension workers Other
PMTCT (n = 12) 7 12 12 11 11 11
Behavior change (n = 12) 5 2 3 1 2 5
Counseling and testing (n = 14) 8 9 13 8 11 12
Infant feeding/ nutrition (n = 4) 2 4 4 4 4 1
Pediatric HIV/AIDS (n = 7) 5 6 6 5 3 3
Care and treatment (n = 11) 4 9 10 7 7 7
OVC (n = 13) 6 1 7 3 7 9
Laboratory/blood safety (n = 13) 6 5 6 3 4 11
Supply chain (n = 5) 4 1 2 1 2 5
HIV/family planning (n = 1) 1 1 1 1 1 1
HIV/TB (n = 10) 5 10 8 3 6 7
Strategic information (n = 14) 7 6 7 4 6 12
Leadership, policy, and financing (n = 9) 5 3 2 2 1 7
Other (n = 1) 1 1 1 1 0 1
  1. OVC, orphans and vulnerable children; PTMCT, prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV.