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Innovative Uses of Communication Technology for HIV Programming for MSM & TG Populations

John Nicholson - Oct. 17, 2013
The report from the technical consultation, Innovative Uses of Communication Technology for HIV Programming for MSM & TG Populations, is now live on AIDSTAR-One! The goal of this two-day technica...
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HIV internet communication mobile technology MSM Targeted Interventions Technology transgender
HIV Treatment & Prevention

HIV Prevention India Case Studies

John Nicholson - April 9, 2013
Two new India Case Studies are now available on the AIDSTAR-One website. 1) Community-Based Initiatives for HIV Program Management among Most-at-Risk Populations (http://j.mp/10JL3AH) Both NGO an...
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Adherence and Retention ART hiv testing HIV testing and counseling India MSM
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Study demonstrates target threshold of TFV-DP concentrations necessary for reduction of HIV-1 transmision in MSM

Pamela Marks - Sept. 26, 2012
Study looks at inracellular concentrations of TFV-DP from STRAND and iPrEx trialls and the outocmes in cases vs. controls Study demonstrates target threshold of TFV-DP concentrations necessary for red...
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MSM pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) MSM Sexual transmission
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Gender Strategies in Concentrated Epidemics Case Study Series: Empowering Men Who Have Sex with Men to Live Healthy Lives in Colombia

Daniel C - Oct. 14, 2011
Gender Strategies in Concentrated Epidemics Case Study Series: Empowering Men Who Have Sex with Men to Live Healthy Lives in Colombia C Daniel
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Columbia empowerment Human Rights MSM psychosocial support
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Access to HIV Prevention Services and Attitudes about Emerging Strategies: A Global Survey of Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) and their Health Care Providers

Ted Hufstader - July 14, 2011
Access to HIV Prevention Services and Attitudes about Emerging Strategies: A Global Survey of Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) and their Health Care Providers Hufstader Ted ...
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Addressing structural risk HIV prevention and care services Integration and linkages to care MSM pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) primary care Sexual transmission
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June 2011 HIV Prevention Update from AIDSTAR-One

John Nicholson - July 5, 2011
June 2011 HIV Prevention Update from AIDSTAR-One Nicholson John
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HIV treatment Mother to child transmission MSM Sexual transmission treatment as prevention
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International Day Against Homophobia: Sexuality & Health

Ted Hufstader - May 17, 2011
International Day Against Homophobia: Sexuality & Health Hufstader Ted BACKGROUND & CONTEXT This document is intended to serve as a primer on information related t...
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Addressing structural risk HIV prevention Integration and linkages to care LGBT health MSM sexual health Sexual transmission
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Case Study: Promoting New Models of Masculinity to Prevent HIV among MSM in Nicaragua

John Nicholson - April 21, 2011
Case Study: Promoting New Models of Masculinity to Prevent HIV among MSM in Nicaragua Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement gender men who have sex with men MSM Nicaragua Sexual transmission stigma
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HIV Testing & Counseling for MSM in Thailand

John Nicholson - March 14, 2011
HIV Testing & Counseling for MSM in Thailand Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk counseling hiv testing Integration and linkages to care men who have sex with men Most-at-risk populations MSM Sexual transmission Thailand
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Balancing Research With Rights-Based Principles of Practice for Programming for Men Who Have Sex With Men

John Nicholson - Feb. 22, 2011
Balancing Research With Rights-Based Principles of Practice for Programming for Men Who Have Sex With Men Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Developing targeted interventions health and human rights Human Rights Integration and linkages to care MSM Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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CDC releases interim guidance on Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in Men Who Have Sex with Men

Sarah Arnquist - Jan. 27, 2011
In the latest MMWR, the CDC offers interim guidance to health-care providers based on the reported results of the iPrEx trial, which indicated that TDF plus FTC taken orally once a day as preexposure ...
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iPrEx MSM PreP Sexual transmission
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Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update

John Nicholson - Jan. 19, 2011
Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement cost effectiveness High-risk groups iPrEx male circumcision Monitoring & Evaluation MSM pmtct postexposure prophylaxis PreP Risk Assessment Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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November HIV Prevention Update

John Nicholson - Dec. 6, 2010
Monthly Summaries of the Must-read Literature pertaining to HIV Prevention Highlights: December 10th: Special Human Rights Day Event UNAIDS and the Global AIDS Roundtable MSM Policy Working G...
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AIDSTAR combination prevention criminalization Developing targeted interventions gender gender-based violence Integration and linkages to care MSM Sexual transmission treatment as prevention
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Scientific American special on HIV: MSM in the context of generalized epidemics

Maria May - Aug. 30, 2010
A series looking at recent scientific advances in HIV can be found on the Scientific American Website. As a starting point for the series, Kaiser Family Foundation has a nice summary of all the art...
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Addressing structural risk Generalized epidemic High-risk groups HIV prevention MSM Sexual transmission structural risk
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Closeted Calamity: The Hidden HIV Epidemic of Men Who Have Sex with Men

Maria May - Aug. 30, 2010
Closeted Calamity: The Hidden HIV Epidemic of Men Who Have Sex with Men May Maria
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Addressing structural risk Generalized epidemic High-risk groups HIV prevention MSM Sexual transmission structural risk
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HIV prevalence among female sex workers, drug users and men who have sex with men in Brazil: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Bobby Shady - June 8, 2010
HIV prevalence among female sex workers, drug users and men who have sex with men in Brazil: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Shady Bobby This Provisional PDF corre...
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Developing targeted interventions female sex workers hiv prevalence Injection drug use MSM Sexual transmission
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Systematic review and meta-analysis of HIV prevalence among MSM, FSW and DU in Brazil

Bobby Shady - June 8, 2010
Malta and colleagues recently performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of studies assessing HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (MSM), female sex workers (FSW), and drug users (DU) i...
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Developing targeted interventions female sex workers hiv prevalence Injection drug use MSM Sexual transmission
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Managing HIV Prevention from the Ground Up: Avahan's Experience with Peer Led Outreach at Scale in India

Bobby Shady - May 14, 2010
Managing HIV Prevention from the Ground Up: Avahan's Experience with Peer Led Outreach at Scale in India Shady Bobby Managing HIV Prevention From the Ground Up...
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Avahan commercial sex workers Community engagement Developing targeted interventions female sex workers High-risk groups India MSM peer led outreach Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission transgender