H Fisher Raymond

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint A new trend in the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2004-2011
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:584-9. 2013
  2. pmc Acceptability and adoption of handheld computer data collection for public health research in China: a case study
    Xia Wan
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences School of Basic Medicine, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:68. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of conscious risk behavior among San Franciscan men who have sex with men
    Yea Hung Chen
    AIDS Office, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Ave Ste 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1338-43. 2013
  4. pmc Correlates of unprotected receptive anal intercourse among gay and bisexual men: Kampala, Uganda
    H Fisher Raymond
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:677-81. 2009
  5. pmc Behavior, intention or chance? A longitudinal study of HIV seroadaptive behaviors, abstinence and condom use
    Willi McFarland
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:121-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of serosorting and intention to serosort among men who have sex with men, San Francisco
    Yea Hung Chen
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, California 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:564-73. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Behavioral surveillance of heterosexual exchange-sex partnerships in San Francisco: context, predictors and implications
    Yea Hung Chen
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:236-42. 2011
  8. pmc HIV seroadaptation among individuals, within sexual dyads, and by sexual episodes, men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2008
    Willi McFarland
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, USA
    AIDS Care 23:261-8. 2011
  9. pmc Racial mixing and HIV risk among men who have sex with men
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:630-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Using social networks to reach Black MSM for HIV testing and linkage to care
    Vincent Fuqua
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, AIDS Office, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:256-65. 2012

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Publications32

  1. doi request reprint A new trend in the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2004-2011
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:584-9. 2013
    ..We report on the possibility of another phase in the HIV epidemic among MSM in San Francisco...
  2. pmc Acceptability and adoption of handheld computer data collection for public health research in China: a case study
    Xia Wan
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences School of Basic Medicine, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:68. 2013
    ..In this study, we administered a survey to a hard-to-reach population in China using HCDC and assessed the acceptability and adoption of HCDC in China...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of conscious risk behavior among San Franciscan men who have sex with men
    Yea Hung Chen
    AIDS Office, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Ave Ste 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1338-43. 2013
    ..Individuals at high risk for conscious risk may be ideal candidates for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)...
  4. pmc Correlates of unprotected receptive anal intercourse among gay and bisexual men: Kampala, Uganda
    H Fisher Raymond
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:677-81. 2009
    ..Programs to address risk of HIV infection among gay and bisexual men in Kampala need to address perceptions of risk among gay identified men...
  5. pmc Behavior, intention or chance? A longitudinal study of HIV seroadaptive behaviors, abstinence and condom use
    Willi McFarland
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:121-31. 2012
    ..The effectiveness of seroadaptive strategies should be improved and used as efficacy endpoints in trials of behavioral prevention interventions...
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of serosorting and intention to serosort among men who have sex with men, San Francisco
    Yea Hung Chen
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, California 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:564-73. 2012
    ..Challenges to serosorting, particularly substance use, should be addressed in HIV prevention and treatment programs that promote seroadaptive behaviors...
  7. doi request reprint Behavioral surveillance of heterosexual exchange-sex partnerships in San Francisco: context, predictors and implications
    Yea Hung Chen
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:236-42. 2011
    ..Prevention efforts addressing exchange sex need to address substance use. Future research and surveillance are needed to better understand the sources of HIV risk and measure and track trends in risk within sexual dyads and networks...
  8. pmc HIV seroadaptation among individuals, within sexual dyads, and by sexual episodes, men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2008
    Willi McFarland
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, USA
    AIDS Care 23:261-8. 2011
    ..Detailed measures of seroadaptive behaviors are needed to effectively target HIV risk and gauge the potential of serosorting and related sexual harm reduction strategies on the HIV epidemic...
  9. pmc Racial mixing and HIV risk among men who have sex with men
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:630-7. 2009
    ..The racial disparity in HIV observed for more than a decade will not disappear until the challenges posed by a legacy of racism towards Blacks in the US are addressed...
  10. doi request reprint Using social networks to reach Black MSM for HIV testing and linkage to care
    Vincent Fuqua
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, AIDS Office, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:256-65. 2012
    ..Only a third of unrecognized infections were recruited by a known HIV-positive participant. Linkage to care was a challenge and underscores the need for comprehensive systems and support to link Black MSM to care and treatment...
  11. doi request reprint Adolescent experiences of discrimination, harassment, connectedness to community and comfort with sexual orientation reported by adult men who have sex with men as a predictor of adult HIV status
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA, 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:550-6. 2011
    ..Studies investigating specific multiple stressors in adolescent gay development and their effect on adult health outcomes are needed...
  12. doi request reprint Convergence of HIV prevalence and inter-racial sexual mixing among men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2004-2011
    May Sudhinaraset
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1550-6. 2013
    ..Increased racial mixing may explain this convergence, although full social network studies are necessary in order to fully explain these findings...
  13. doi request reprint HIV risk behaviors in heterosexual partnerships: female knowledge and male behavior
    Yea Hung Chen
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:87-91. 2010
    ..7%) of men reported concurrent sexual partnerships and 40.8% reported a history of STDs. The women's assessments of their partners' behaviors often differed from the behaviors and characteristics reported by the women's male partners...
  14. ncbi request reprint Limited knowledge and use of HIV post- and pre-exposure prophylaxis among gay and bisexual men
    Albert Y Liu
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:241-7. 2008
    ..Media reports have suggested substantial levels of community PrEP use despite its unproven effectiveness...
  15. doi request reprint The Internet, HIV serosorting and transmission risk among men who have sex with men, San Francisco
    Mark Berry
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 22:787-9. 2008
    ..In addition, HIV-negative MSM were more likely to have unprotected anal intercourse with potentially serodiscordant partners met on the Internet compared with those met at bars and dance clubs (adjusted OR 1.5, 95% CI 1.1-2.0, P = 0.01)...
  16. doi request reprint Comparing internet-based and venue-based methods to sample MSM in the San Francisco Bay Area
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, AIDS Office, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:218-24. 2010
    ..Respondents recruited via the three methods reported slight differences in risk behavior. Direct marketing internet recruitment can obtain large samples of MSM in a short time...
  17. doi request reprint Hepatitis C infection among men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2011
    H Fisher Raymond
    From the San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:985-6. 2012
    ..Hepatitis C virus infection was found among men who have sex with men with a history of intravenous drug use and those who were already human immunodeficiency virus infected...
  18. doi request reprint Accessing a diverse sample of injection drug users in San Francisco through respondent-driven sampling
    Mohsen Malekinejad
    University of California, San Francisco, Global Health Sciences, 50 Beale Street, 12th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:83-91. 2011
    ..Behavioral surveillance data that include the diversity of the population at risk are necessary to develop effective programs for IDU...
  19. pmc Correlates of HIV infection among transfemales, San Francisco, 2010: results from a respondent-driven sampling study
    Jenna Rapues
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1485-92. 2013
    ..We evaluated the use of respondent-driven sampling (RDS) among a high-risk population of transfemales. We also obtained up-to-date epidemiological data on HIV infection and related correlates among this population...
  20. doi request reprint Incorporating the service multiplier method in respondent-driven sampling surveys to estimate the size of hidden and hard-to-reach populations: case studies from around the world
    Lisa G Johnston
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:304-10. 2013
    ..We provide several country examples of how service multiplier methods have been used in respondent-driven sampling surveys and provide guidance on how to maximize this method's use...
  21. pmc Socioeconomic position and HIV risk-relevant behavior among lower-income heterosexuals in San Francisco
    Michael P Arnold
    HIV Research Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:499-506. 2011
    ..Evaluating the connection between economic status and HIV requires additional studies covering diverse populations. Future studies should focus on community economic context as well as individual SEP...
  22. doi request reprint Locating unrecognized HIV infections among men who have sex with men: San Francisco and Los Angeles
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:408-19. 2008
    ..0, 95% CI = 2.8-39). We identified opportunities to promote HIV testing through specific locations where unrecognized infections among MSM are found in highest concentrations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Gay and bisexual men in Kampala, Uganda
    Phoebe Kajubi
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:492-504. 2008
    ..Recognition of gay and bisexual men in local HIV prevention programs and education messages are urgently needed. Our study demonstrates that gay and bisexual men in Uganda are willing to identify themselves and participate in research...
  24. doi request reprint Hepatitis C prevalence among HIV-positive MSM in San Francisco: 2004 and 2008
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA and Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:219-20. 2011
    ..Among noninjection drug using men who have sex with men, HCV prevalence was 8.7% and 4.5% in 2004 and 2008, respectively. There was no evidence of a change in HCV prevalence between 2004 and 2008...
  25. ncbi request reprint Same race and older partner selection may explain higher HIV prevalence among black men who have sex with men
    Mark Berry
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 21:2349-50. 2007
    ..Differences in sexual networks may explain why black MSM have higher HIV prevalence than other MSM despite lower levels of risk behavior...
  26. pmc Comparing respondent-driven sampling and targeted sampling methods of recruiting injection drug users in San Francisco
    Alex H Kral
    Urban Health Program, RTI International, 114 Sansome Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
    J Urban Health 87:839-50. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint An empirical examination of respondent driven sampling design effects among HIV risk groups from studies conducted around the world
    Lisa G Johnston
    University of California, San Francisco, Global Health Sciences, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2202-10. 2013
    ..A design effect of two for RDS studies may not be sufficient. Since the mean design effect across all studies was 2.33, an effect slightly above 2.00 may be adequate; however, an effect closer to 3.00 or 4.00 might be more appropriate...
  28. ncbi request reprint Indicators of use of methamphetamine and other substances among men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 2003-2006
    Jason Vaudrey
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:97-100. 2007
    ..S. and around the world. Recent efforts by local organizations in San Francisco have specifically targeted methamphetamine use in this population...
  29. doi request reprint Comparison of HIV behavioral indicators among men who have sex with men across two survey methodologies, San Francisco, 2004 and 2008
    Timothy A Kellogg
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:689-94. 2013
    ..Our goal was to examine whether community-based behavioral surveys can augment data collected for the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System (NHBS) among men who have sex with men (MSM) in San Francisco...
  30. ncbi request reprint Trends in sexually transmitted diseases, sexual risk behavior, and HIV infection among Asian/Pacific Islander men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 1999-2005
    H Fisher Raymond
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:262-4. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Utilization of HIV prevention services across racial/ethnic groups among men who have sex with men in San Francisco, California, 2008
    Hyman M Scott
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA, 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:316-23. 2014
    ..However, the utilization of individual or group HIV prevention programs is low and HIV testing is below current recommendations for MSM. ..
  32. doi request reprint If the permanent deferral were lifted would men who have sex with men want to donate blood, and if so, who would be eligible?
    Geoffrey A Belanger
    San Jose State University, San Jose, California Stanford Blood Center, Palo Alto, California HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Laboratory Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion 53:2729-33. 2013
    ..This study assesses whether MSM have donated and would be interested in donating if the US exclusion policy were removed and who would be eligible to donate if the policy were modified to a temporary or lower-risk deferral criterion...