Jenny A Higgins

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Publications

  1. pmc Pregnancy ambivalence and contraceptive use among young adults in the United States
    Jenny A Higgins
    Department of Gender and Women s Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:236-43. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Dual use of condoms and contraceptives in the USA
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Health 9:73-80. 2012
  3. pmc Virginity lost, satisfaction gained? Physiological and psychological sexual satisfaction at heterosexual debut
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Sex Res 47:384-94. 2010
  4. pmc Sexual satisfaction and sexual health among university students in the United States
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1643-54. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral, biological, and demographic risk and protective factors for new HIV infections among youth in Rakai, Uganda
    John S Santelli
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:393-400. 2013
  6. pmc Contexts of risk and networks of protection: NYC West Indian immigrants' perceptions of migration and vulnerability to sexually transmitted diseases
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 13:513-28. 2011
  7. pmc Arousal loss related to safer sex and risk of pregnancy: implications for women's and men's sexual health
    Jenny A Higgins
    Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:150-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Importance of Relationship Context in HIV Transmission: Results From a Qualitative Case-Control Study in Rakai, Uganda
    Jenny A Higgins
    At the time of data collection and analysis, Jenny A Higgins, Sanyukta Mathur, Elizabeth Eckel, Laura Kelly, and John S Santelli were with the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY At the time of article preparation, Jenny A Higgins was with the Department of Gender and Women s Studies, University of Wisconsin Madison Neema Nakyanjo, Richard Sekamwa, Josephine Namatovu, William Ddaaki, Rosette Nakubulwa, and Sylvia Namakula are with the Qualitative Research Section, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda Fred Nalugoda is with the Kalisizo Field Station, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda
    Am J Public Health 104:612-20. 2014
  9. pmc Young adult sexual health: current and prior sexual behaviours among non-Hispanic white US college students
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Health 7:35-43. 2010
  10. pmc Lack of understanding of acute HIV infection among newly-infected persons-implications for prevention and public health: The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: II
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1046-53. 2009

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Pregnancy ambivalence and contraceptive use among young adults in the United States
    Jenny A Higgins
    Department of Gender and Women s Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:236-43. 2012
    ..However, prior studies have neither included men nor focused on young adults, even though people in their 20s have the highest rates of unintended pregnancy...
  2. doi request reprint Dual use of condoms and contraceptives in the USA
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Health 9:73-80. 2012
    ..However, few reviews compare dual method use prevalence or trends or systematically review the facilitators and barriers of dual method use across multiple studies...
  3. pmc Virginity lost, satisfaction gained? Physiological and psychological sexual satisfaction at heterosexual debut
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Sex Res 47:384-94. 2010
    ..Developing sexual relationships with partners they care for and trust will foster satisfaction among young people at first vaginal intercourse. These findings highlight strong gender asymmetry in affective sexual experience...
  4. pmc Sexual satisfaction and sexual health among university students in the United States
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1643-54. 2011
    ..To enhance sexual well-being, public health practitioners should work to improve sexual self-comfort, alleviate sexual guilt, and promote longer term relationships...
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral, biological, and demographic risk and protective factors for new HIV infections among youth in Rakai, Uganda
    John S Santelli
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:393-400. 2013
    ..We examined incidence of HIV infection and risk and protective factors among youth in rural Uganda, including the role of gender and social transitions...
  6. pmc Contexts of risk and networks of protection: NYC West Indian immigrants' perceptions of migration and vulnerability to sexually transmitted diseases
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 13:513-28. 2011
    ..West Indian immigrants' risk in NYC may be driven by access to wider sexual networks but failure to alter reliance on 'networks of knowledge' for protection...
  7. pmc Arousal loss related to safer sex and risk of pregnancy: implications for women's and men's sexual health
    Jenny A Higgins
    Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:150-7. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined arousal loss associated with safer-sex practices or the perceived risk of unintended pregnancy, let alone its associations with sexual risk practices...
  8. doi request reprint Importance of Relationship Context in HIV Transmission: Results From a Qualitative Case-Control Study in Rakai, Uganda
    Jenny A Higgins
    At the time of data collection and analysis, Jenny A Higgins, Sanyukta Mathur, Elizabeth Eckel, Laura Kelly, and John S Santelli were with the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY At the time of article preparation, Jenny A Higgins was with the Department of Gender and Women s Studies, University of Wisconsin Madison Neema Nakyanjo, Richard Sekamwa, Josephine Namatovu, William Ddaaki, Rosette Nakubulwa, and Sylvia Namakula are with the Qualitative Research Section, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda Fred Nalugoda is with the Kalisizo Field Station, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda
    Am J Public Health 104:612-20. 2014
    ..Using HIV-matched pairs allowed additional understanding of the factors influencing transmission. This hybrid methodological approach holds promise for future studies of sexual health. ..
  9. pmc Young adult sexual health: current and prior sexual behaviours among non-Hispanic white US college students
    Jenny A Higgins
    Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Health 7:35-43. 2010
    ..This paper provides information on college students' prior and current sexual practices including oral sex, vaginal intercourse, anal intercourse and masturbation...
  10. pmc Lack of understanding of acute HIV infection among newly-infected persons-implications for prevention and public health: The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: II
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1046-53. 2009
    ..There is a need to promote targeted education about AHI to reduce the rapid spread of HIV associated with acute/early infection within communities at risk for HIV...
  11. doi request reprint Microbicide acceptability: insights for future directions from providers and policy makers
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:188-202. 2008
    ..Developing these approaches will maximize the positive influence that providers can exert on user acceptability of microbicides once they become available...