Mark Gilbert

Summary

Affiliation: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Time since last negative HIV test among men who have sex with men and people who use injection drugs in British Columbia, 2006-2011
    Mark Gilbert
    BC Centre for Disease Control University of British Columbia
    Can J Public Health 105:e63-8. 2014
  2. pmc Factors associated with intention to use internet-based testing for sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men
    Mark Gilbert
    Clinical Prevention Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 15:e254. 2013
  3. pmc HIV/AIDS in Vancouver, British Columbia: a growing epidemic
    Colin W McInnes
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St, Paul s Hospital, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Harm Reduct J 6:5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of incorporating self-collected rectal swabs into a community venue-based survey to measure the prevalence of HPV infection in men who have sex with men
    Mark Gilbert
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 38:964-9. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Using centralized laboratory data to monitor trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2 infection in British Columbia and the changing etiology of genital herpes
    Mark Gilbert
    Division of STI HIV Prevention and Control, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4
    Can J Public Health 102:225-9. 2011
  6. pmc The cascade of HIV care in British Columbia, Canada, 1996-2011: a population-based retrospective cohort study
    Bohdan Nosyk
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Lancet Infect Dis 14:40-9. 2014
  7. pmc Risks for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among Asian men who have sex with men in Vancouver, British Columbia: a cross-sectional survey
    Thiha Maung Maung
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:763. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Impact of statistical adjustment for frequency of venue attendance in a venue-based survey of men who have sex with men
    Paul Gustafson
    Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia, 3182 Earth Sciences Building, 2207 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1157-64. 2013
  9. pmc Internet-based HIV and sexually transmitted infection testing in British Columbia, Canada: opinions and expectations of prospective clients
    Travis Salway Hottes
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e41. 2012
  10. pmc Process monitoring of an HIV treatment as prevention program in British Columbia, Canada
    Lillian Lourenco
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, Canada Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Vancouver, Canada Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, Canada First Nations Health Authority, West Vancouver, Canada Interior Health Authority, Kelowna, Canada Northern Health Authority, Prince George, Canada Oak Tree Clinic, Provincial Health Services Authority, Vancouver, Canada and Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:e94-e109. 2014

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Time since last negative HIV test among men who have sex with men and people who use injection drugs in British Columbia, 2006-2011
    Mark Gilbert
    BC Centre for Disease Control University of British Columbia
    Can J Public Health 105:e63-8. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Factors associated with intention to use internet-based testing for sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men
    Mark Gilbert
    Clinical Prevention Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 15:e254. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc HIV/AIDS in Vancouver, British Columbia: a growing epidemic
    Colin W McInnes
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St, Paul s Hospital, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Harm Reduct J 6:5. 2009
    ..These results suggest that HIV infection is having a relatively large impact in Vancouver and that evidence-based prevention and harm reduction strategies should be expanded...
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of incorporating self-collected rectal swabs into a community venue-based survey to measure the prevalence of HPV infection in men who have sex with men
    Mark Gilbert
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 38:964-9. 2011
    ..We measured the prevalence of HPV and anal dysplasia through incorporating SCRS into ManCount, the Vancouver site of the M-Track HIV surveillance system...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using centralized laboratory data to monitor trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2 infection in British Columbia and the changing etiology of genital herpes
    Mark Gilbert
    Division of STI HIV Prevention and Control, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4
    Can J Public Health 102:225-9. 2011
    ..We used centralized laboratory data to describe trends in viral identifications of genital HSV in BC and assess the utility of these data for ongoing population surveillance...
  6. pmc The cascade of HIV care in British Columbia, Canada, 1996-2011: a population-based retrospective cohort study
    Bohdan Nosyk
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Lancet Infect Dis 14:40-9. 2014
    ..We aimed to characterise longitudinal changes in engagement with the cascade of HIV care in British Columbia, Canada, from 1996 to 2011...
  7. pmc Risks for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among Asian men who have sex with men in Vancouver, British Columbia: a cross-sectional survey
    Thiha Maung Maung
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:763. 2013
    ..Approximately 10% of the new HIV diagnoses in men in British Columbia occur among Asian-Canadians. However, the HIV risk patterns of Asian men who have sex with men (MSM) have not been extensively studied...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of statistical adjustment for frequency of venue attendance in a venue-based survey of men who have sex with men
    Paul Gustafson
    Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia, 3182 Earth Sciences Building, 2207 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1157-64. 2013
    ..While these findings are reassuring and lend credence to unadjusted prevalence estimates from this venue-based survey, adjustment for FVA did shed important insights on MSM subpopulations that were not well represented in the sample...
  9. pmc Internet-based HIV and sexually transmitted infection testing in British Columbia, Canada: opinions and expectations of prospective clients
    Travis Salway Hottes
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e41. 2012
    ..We presented the model to gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) and existing clinic clients through a series of focus groups...
  10. pmc Process monitoring of an HIV treatment as prevention program in British Columbia, Canada
    Lillian Lourenco
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, Canada Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Vancouver, Canada Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, Canada First Nations Health Authority, West Vancouver, Canada Interior Health Authority, Kelowna, Canada Northern Health Authority, Prince George, Canada Oak Tree Clinic, Provincial Health Services Authority, Vancouver, Canada and Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:e94-e109. 2014
    ..To date, no gold standard for TasP program monitoring has been described. Here, we describe the design and methods applied to TasP program process monitoring in British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  11. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of hepatitis C and correlates of seropositivity among men who have sex with men in Vancouver, Canada: a cross-sectional survey
    Jason Wong
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 91:430-3. 2015
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Vancouver, Canada, and associations of risk behaviours with HCV serostatus...
  12. pmc Targeting screening and social marketing to increase detection of acute HIV infection in men who have sex with men in Vancouver, British Columbia
    Mark Gilbert
    aClinical Prevention Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control bFaculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia cBC Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver dFaculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby eHealth Initiative for Men, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    AIDS 27:2649-54. 2013
    ..We examined the impact of targeted pooled nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) and social marketing to increase AHI diagnosis among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Vancouver...
  13. ncbi request reprint Implications for HIV prevention programs from a serobehavioural survey of men who have sex with men in Vancouver, British Columbia: the ManCount study
    David M Moore
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:142-6. 2012
    ..We examined HIV prevalence, awareness of HIV serostatus and HIV risk behaviour among a sample of men who have sex with men (MSM) in Vancouver...
  14. pmc Short message service (SMS) interventions for the prevention and treatment of sexually transmitted infections: a systematic review protocol
    Carole Lunny
    BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:7. 2014
    ..We plan to conduct a systematic review to examine the impact text messaging might have on interventions for the prevention and care of patients with STIs...
  15. pmc HCV co-infection in HIV positive population in British Columbia, Canada
    Jane A Buxton
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia
    BMC Public Health 10:225. 2010
    ..This study used a population-based sample of HIV and HCV tested individuals to determine the prevalence of HIV/HCV co-infection, the sequence of virus diagnoses, and demographic and associated risk factors...
  16. pmc Self-collected versus clinician-collected sampling for sexually transmitted infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol
    Darlene Taylor
    BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:93. 2013
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Online sexual health services: examining youth's perspectives
    Jean Shoveller
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:14-8. 2012
    ..As a result, new public health interventions have increasingly turned towards media such as the internet to reach youth populations at risk for STIs/HIV. We describe youth's perceptions about online sexual health services...
  18. pmc Expansion of HAART coverage is associated with sustained decreases in HIV/AIDS morbidity, mortality and HIV transmission: the "HIV Treatment as Prevention" experience in a Canadian setting
    Julio S G Montaner
    BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e87872. 2014
    ..However, population-level sustainability of this strategy has not been characterized...
  19. doi request reprint Masculinities, 'guy talk' and 'manning up': a discourse analysis of how young men talk about sexual health
    Rod Knight
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 34:1246-61. 2012
    ..By better understanding how masculine discourses are employed by men, their sexual health needs can be advanced...
  20. doi request reprint Young people's perspectives on the use of reverse discourse in web-based sexual-health interventions
    Wendy M Davis
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cult Health Sex 14:1065-79. 2012
    ..We discuss the theoretical basis for the operationalisation of reverse discourse in this context, and discuss the importance of considering sociotechnical aspects of Internet-based sexual-health interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Pooled nucleic acid testing increases the diagnostic yield of acute HIV infections in a high-risk population compared to 3rd and 4th generation HIV enzyme immunoassays
    Mel Krajden
    Clinical Prevention Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC V6 T 1Z3, Canada Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Ave Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 61:132-7. 2014
    ..We compared a 3rd generation (gen) and two 4th gen HIV enzyme immunoassays (EIA) to pooled nucleic acid testing (PNAT) for the identification of pre- and early seroconversion acute HIV infection (AHI)...
  22. doi request reprint Probability of a false-negative HIV antibody test result during the window period: a tool for pre- and post-test counselling
    Darlene Taylor
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 26:215-24. 2015
    ..The table of probabilities of falsely-negative HIV test results may be useful during pre- and post-test HIV counselling to inform co-decision making regarding the ideal time to test for HIV...
  23. pmc Cohort profile: Seek and treat for the optimal prevention of HIV/AIDS in British Columbia (STOP HIV/AIDS BC)
    Kate Heath
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada and Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1073-81. 2014
    ..The overall purpose of these activities is to enable the development and implementation of strategically targeted interventions to improve access to testing, care and treatment for all HIV-positive individuals living in British Columbia...
  24. doi request reprint Cephalosporin and azithromycin susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates by site of infection, British Columbia, 2006 to 2011
    Travis S Hottes
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 40:46-51. 2013
    ..To explore trends in antimicrobial susceptibility of N. gonorrhoeae, we reviewed provincial laboratory data from British Columbia, 2006 to 2011...
  25. doi request reprint A critical appraisal of risk models for predicting sexually transmitted infections
    Titilola Falasinnu
    From the The School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada The Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 41:321-30. 2014
    ....
  26. pmc Application and validation of case-finding algorithms for identifying individuals with human immunodeficiency virus from administrative data in British Columbia, Canada
    Bohdan Nosyk
    BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e54416. 2013
    ..To define a population-level cohort of individuals infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the province of British Columbia from available registries and administrative datasets using a validated case-finding algorithm...
  27. doi request reprint Deriving and validating a risk estimation tool for screening asymptomatic chlamydia and gonorrhea
    Titilola Falasinnu
    From the The School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada British Columbia Center for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada The Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and The School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 41:706-12. 2014
    ..There has been considerable interest in the development of innovative service delivery modules for prioritizing resources in sexual health delivery in response to dwindling fiscal resources and rising infection rates...
  28. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infection trends among gay or bisexual men from a clinic-based sentinel surveillance system in British Columbia, Canada
    Daphne I Ling
    From the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control BCCDC, Vancouver, BC, Canada School of Population and Public Health and Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada BC Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, Vancouver, BC, Canada and Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, BC, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 42:153-9. 2015
    ..We described trends for sexually transmitted infections (STI) among gay/bisexual men in British Columbia, Canada, using a sentinel site surveillance approach...
  29. pmc Towards targeted screening for acute HIV infections in British Columbia
    MALCOLM STEINBERG
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:39. 2011
    ..Province-wide HIV testing and surveillance data were analyzed to inform recommendations for targeted use of screening algorithms to detect acute HIV infections...
  30. doi request reprint A cross-sectional survey exploring attitudes towards provincial electronic health record implementation among clients attending the Provincial Sexually Transmitted Infections Clinic in British Columbia
    Heather Pedersen
    Clinical Prevention Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 91:44-8. 2015
    ..Increased electronic data sharing among healthcare providers may be a barrier for clients of STI clinics where expectations of privacy and confidentiality are heightened...
  31. ncbi request reprint Seeking sexual partners on the internet: a marker for risky sexual behaviour in men who have sex with men
    Gina S Ogilvie
    Division of STI and HIV Prevention and Control, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:185-8. 2008
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Chlamydia public health programs and the epidemiology of pelvic inflammatory disease and ectopic pregnancy
    Michael L Rekart
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Infect Dis 207:30-8. 2013
    ....
  33. pmc Detection of Early Sero-Conversion HIV Infection Using the INSTI HIV-1 Antibody Point-of-Care Test
    Darrel Cook
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12 Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Open AIDS J 4:176-9. 2010
    ..Both POC and laboratory-based anti-HIV tests will fail to detect a proportion of infected individuals in the first weeks after infection...