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Call for Papers: Social Networks, Health, and Mental Health (Social Science & Medicine)

Alexander Tsai - Jan. 31, 2013
Hi GHDonline community: Social Science & Medicine has just released a Call for Papers for a special issue on social networks, health and mental health. We recognize that many of the submissions wil...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV HIV prevention Sexual transmission
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Point of care testing for syphilis in resource-limited areas?

Can anyone relate their experience (s) about point of care testing as a screening measure for syphilis in the context of HIV prevention in resource-poor settings in developing countries? Point of care...
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Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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5TH ANNUAL HIV-IN-CONTEXT RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM: Urbanisation, Inequality and HIV

5TH ANNUAL HIV-IN-CONTEXT RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM Urbanisation, Inequality and HIV Cape Town, 13 – 15 March 2013 HIV reveals and is produced by social inequalities. It remains highly unevenly distri...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Integration and linkages to care
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Listen while you work... Podcast: Reaching Transgender and MSM Populations through Social Media

Daniel C - Nov. 1, 2012
This podcast, featuring Nada Chaiyajit--a well-known transgender activist from Chiang-Mai, Thailand--explores how the TLBz Sexperts program is using the internet to reach most-at-risk populations, inc...
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Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Media Most-at-risk populations social media Thailand transgender
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Traditional Male Circumcision in Uganda: A Qualitative Focus Group Discussion Analysis

Amir Sabet - Oct. 18, 2012
Here is a link to a newly published study on traditional male circumcision in Uganda: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0045316 Amir Traditional Male Circumcision...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Sexual transmission
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Global recycling of medical research equipment - survey questionnaire. Come and share your views!..

Afif Latiff - Oct. 1, 2012
Calling all medical health professionals, academics, NGOs, medical alliances and governmental health ambassadors to participate in our online questionnaire to enhance the prospect of our research. The...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Injection drug use Integration and linkages to care Media Monitoring & Evaluation Mother to child transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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Mainstreaming HIV Programming into Natural Resource Management and Economic Growth Activities

Daniel C - Aug. 29, 2012
Dear All, As perhaps a welcome break from the discussion about VMMC, I'm linking you to a new case study [ http://bit.ly/QTVIBU ] about how one organization--the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI)--is ef...
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Community engagement conservation income-generating activities mainstreaming
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Survey questionnaires on global medical research equipment donation program. Join in and share your view!

Afif Latiff - July 8, 2012
Calling all medical health professionals, academics, NGOs, medical alliances and governmental health ambassadors to participate in our online questionnaire to enhance the prospect of our research. The...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Integration and linkages to care Media Monitoring & Evaluation Mother to child transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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Registration is Open for Harvard's Health and Human Rights and Sleep and Shift Work Programs

Maryanne Kirby - April 4, 2012
Intensive Course on Health and Human Rights: Concepts, Implementation and Impact June 11–13, 2012 Boston, MA Website: https://ccpe.sph.harvard.edu/ICHH Professionals and leaders in public health, ...
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Community engagement
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Nursing programs in HIV prevention threatened

Lauren Cue - March 16, 2012
Due to fiscal and other constraints, the advanced-practice nursing MSN program at UCSF may be eliminated, a great bane to current students hoping to work as NPs in HIV care, public health, midwifery, ...
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advanced practice nursing Community engagement Developing targeted interventions education global health HIV prevention education Injection drug use master's education Monitoring & Evaluation nursing education public health global health nursing ucsf
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Registration Open: Geneva Seminar on Working for the U.N. in Health (20-23 May 2012)

inon schenker - March 10, 2012
Sharing news on interesting events and courses: The 2012 Geneva Seminar on Working for the United Nations in Health is an opportunity to learn more on how to engage with the United Nations as Interns,...
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HIV Prevention Update: Male Circumcision, Most-at-Risk Programming, and More

Daniel C - March 6, 2012
The HIV Prevention Update provides a representative sample of summaries and abstracts of recent articles on global HIV prevention issues from a variety of scientific, peer-reviewed journals. It also i...
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Community engagement Injection drug use Mother to child transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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How do you get in the door for home-based HIV testing and counseling?

Daniel C - Jan. 26, 2012
Home-based HIV testing and counseling (HBHTC) is very challenging, and I admire those who implement HBHTC programs for their courage and commitment. AIDSTAR-One just published a case study called ...
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Community engagement hiv testing Home-based HIV Testing and Counseling Integration and linkages to care Kenya
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HIV/AIDS: Where does Nepal stand among the South Asian Countries?

Amrit Banstola - Jan. 25, 2012
To know please read the December issue of Public Health Perspective (PHP) Online Newsletter by clicking http://bit.ly/wFgi2P HIV/AIDS: Where does Nepal stand among the South Asian Countries? Amrit Ban...
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV/AIDS Nepal Integration and linkages to care Media
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HIV/AIDS and disability

How can we improve the activities and the soustanability of DPOs in the fight against HIV and AIDS ? HIV/AIDS and disability KARANGWA Francois Xavier
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Community engagement Monitoring & Evaluation Sexual transmission
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Decreases in Community Viral Load Are Accompanied by Reductions in New HIV Infections in San Francisco

Sarah Arnquist - Aug. 19, 2011
Decreases in Community Viral Load Are Accompanied by Reductions in New HIV Infections in San Francisco Arnquist Sarah pone.0011068 1..9 Decreases in Community Viral Loa...
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combination prevention Community engagement community viral load national HIV prevention conference
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U.S. National HIV Prevention Conference: Reducing the Community's Viral Load

Sarah Arnquist - Aug. 17, 2011
The U.S. National HIV Prevention Conference is going on in Atlanta (http://www.2011nhpc.org/). This conference theme is "The Urgency of Now: Reduce incidence. Improve access. Promote equity," and the ...
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combination prevention Community engagement community viral load national HIV prevention conference
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Meeting the Psychosocial Needs of Children Living with HIV in Africa Technical Brief

John Nicholson - Aug. 15, 2011
Meeting the Psychosocial Needs of Children Living with HIV in Africa Technical Brief Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk children Community engagement Developing targeted interventions orphans psychosocial support
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Report: Protecting Children Affected by HIV Against Abuse, Exploitation, Violence, and Neglect

John Nicholson - July 19, 2011
Report: Protecting Children Affected by HIV Against Abuse, Exploitation, Violence, and Neglect Nicholson John
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child protection Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Integration and linkages to care orphans OVC
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Prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men and transgender people - Recommendations for a public health approach 2011

Yue Guan - June 21, 2011
Prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men and transgender people - Recommendations for a public health approach 2011 Guan Yue ...
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Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Sexual transmission