Completed HIV Center studies

Below is a list of studies that have recently been completed within several major areas of research. Although collection of data has been concluded for these studies, the results continue to be analyzed and published, and to influence ongoing research.
 

Gender-Specific Interventions for Women and their Partners

  • A Structural Intervention to Promote Women's Health
  • Increasing Dual Protection among Low-Income Minority Women

  • Anal Sex Practices among South African Women and Men
  • Female Condom Promotion among South African Students

  • Health Care Provider’ and Clients’ Perspectives on Male Circumcision in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

  • HIV Prevention Efficacy Beliefs about Male Circumcision in South Africa

  • HIV Risk Among Migrant Entertainment Industry Workers in Eastern China

  • Sexual Risk Compensation and Male Circumcision Among Men in South Africa

  • Training Service Providers in Dual Protection Counseling in China

  • Rectal Microbicide Safety and Acceptability Trial of Topical v. Oral Tenofivir
     
  • Microbicide-Use Adherence, Acceptability, and Attitudes among Sexually Active Young Women Participating in a Phase I Microbicide Trial: "Tell Juliana"
     
  • Rectal Safety and Acceptability Study of Tenofovir 1% Gel
     
  • Topical Microbicide Acceptability
  • HIV/STI Prevention for Drug-Involved Couples
     
  • STD/HIV Risk Reduction for African American Couples
  • Love, Marriage, and HIV: Gender and HIV Risk
  • Packaging Proven HIV Behavioral Interventions for Use with Underserved and Emergent High-Risk Populations
  • Using Multimedia Technologies to Disseminate an HIV Prevention Interventions (PI: Susan Witte)

 

Risk in the Context of Same-Sex Behavior

  • Internet Use and HIV Risk among Men in NYC
     
  • Predictors of HIV Risk Behavior Among Men in Argentina
     
  • Rapid HIV Home Test and Decision-Making Among HIV-Negative Men
     
  • Rectal Microbicide Safety and Acceptability Trial of Topical v. Oral Tenofivir
     
  • Safety and Acceptability Study of Tenofovir 1% Gel
     
  • Topical Microbicide Acceptability
  • HIV and Sexual Risk in African MSM in South African Townships
     
  • Minority Stress, Social Support, and Sexual Risk in South African MSM
     
  • Raising the Visibility of Women who have Sex with Women (WSW), Lesbian and Bisexual Women in Relation to HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
  • HIV Prevention Intervention Targets in High-risk Alcohol Venues in Argentina
  • Novel HIV Prevention for African American, Methamphetamine-Involved Male Couples
  • Sexual Risk-Taking among Young Black Men Who Have Sex With Men

 

Medication Adherence and Coping with HIV Infection

  • Acute HIV Infection Awareness and Entry into Care among High Risk Populations
     
  • Developing an HIV Adherence and Sexual Risk Reduction Intervention in the Dominican Republic (Pilot Study)
     
  • A Multimedia Social Support Intervention: Adherence to HIV Care In South Africa (SMART+SA)
     
  • Using Multimedia Technologies to Disseminate an HIV Prevention Intervention
  • Behavioral Activation/Armodafinil to Treat Fatigue in HIV/AIDS
  • Health and Psychosocial Need: Children with Developmental Disorder in a Time of HIV (PI: Leslie Davidson, MD)
  • Health-Related Interventions for Persons Living with HIV
     
  • Understanding the Social and Psychological Context of Acute HIV Infection
  • Life Projects, Therapeutic Itineraries, and Antiretroviral Therapy in Washington Heights
  • A Structural Intervention to Integrate Reproductive Health into HIV Care
  • Health Care Providers and PrEP: Understanding Knowledge and Training Needs

Reuben Robbins, PhD

  • Using Smartphones to Improve HIV Outcomes: An App to Detect Neurocognitive Impairment

 

Children, Families, and Adolescents

 

  • Health and Psychosocial Need: Children with Developmental Disorder in a Time of HIV (PI: Leslie Davidson, MD)
     
  • Mental Health and Risk in HIV+ Youth and Seroreverters
     
  • Transitioning from Childhood to Adulthood: The Impact of Perinatal HIV on the Transition to Adulthood
  • Adolescent Relationships and HIV/STD Risk
     
  • Reducing Risk Among Highly Vulnerable Youth
     
  • StaySafe: Reducing Risk Among Adolescents
  • CHAMP+: Supporting Perinatally HIV-Infected Youth and Their Families


Mental Health and Mental Illness

  • Brazilian HIV Prevention for the Severely Mentally Ill
  • Health and Psychosocial Need: Children with Developmental Disorder in a Time of HIV (PI: Leslie Davidson, MD)
     
  • Mental Health and Risk in HIV+ Youth and Seroreverters
  • Stress, Identity, and Mental Health in Diverse Minority Populations

 

Ethics, Policy, and Society

  • Clinical and Translational Science Award (PI: Henry Ginsburg, MD)
     
  • IRBs: Ethics, Contexts, and Interpretations
     
  • Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD): Challenges in Ethics and Care
     
  • Views of Privacy of Genetic Information
     
  • Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBs
     
  • Informed Consent, Therapeutic Misconception and Participation Motivators in HIV Vaccine Trials
  • Health Care Provider’ and Clients’ Perspectives on Male Circumcision in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
     
  • HIV Prevention Efficacy Beliefs about Male Circumcision in South Africa
     
  • Organizational Change toward HIV Involvement in Immigrant Religious Organizations
  • Religious Responses to HIV/AIDS in Brazil

*Denotes internationals research