Jane Simoni

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Publications

  1. pmc A preliminary RCT of CBT-AD for adherence and depression among HIV-positive Latinos on the U.S.-Mexico border: the Nuevo Día study
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 3909 W Stevens Way NE, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2816-29. 2013
  2. pmc Prospective prediction of viral suppression and immune response nine months after ART initiation in Seattle, WA
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Care 25:181-5. 2013
  3. pmc Racial/Ethnic disparities in ART adherence in the United States: findings from the MACH14 study
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:466-72. 2012
  4. pmc Challenges in addressing depression in HIV research: assessment, cultural context, and methods
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:376-88. 2011
  5. pmc Antiretroviral adherence interventions: translating research findings to the real world clinic
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195 1525, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:44-51. 2010
  6. pmc A preliminary randomized controlled trial of a nurse-delivered medication adherence intervention among HIV-positive outpatients initiating antiretroviral therapy in Beijing, China
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 3909 Stevens Way NE, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:919-29. 2011
  7. pmc "You must take the medications for you and for me": family caregivers promoting HIV medication adherence in China
    Karen I Fredriksen-Goldsen
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:735-41. 2011
  8. pmc Attitudes toward antiretroviral therapy and complementary and alternative medicine in Chinese patients infected with HIV
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 20:203-17. 2009
  9. pmc Optimizing HIV care by expanding the nursing role: patient and provider perspectives
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Adv Nurs 66:260-8. 2010
  10. pmc Chinese HIV-positive patients and their healthcare providers: contrasting Confucian versus Western notions of secrecy and support
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 30:329-42. 2007

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Publications34

  1. pmc A preliminary RCT of CBT-AD for adherence and depression among HIV-positive Latinos on the U.S.-Mexico border: the Nuevo Día study
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 3909 W Stevens Way NE, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2816-29. 2013
    ..78, p = 0.03). Biological markers indicated some relative improvement for CD4 count but not VL. The promising results suggest a larger trial to determine efficacy is warranted...
  2. pmc Prospective prediction of viral suppression and immune response nine months after ART initiation in Seattle, WA
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Care 25:181-5. 2013
    ..Although the findings require replication, they suggest adherence support strategies should emphasize close monitoring and support for all patients initiating ART...
  3. pmc Racial/Ethnic disparities in ART adherence in the United States: findings from the MACH14 study
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:466-72. 2012
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  4. pmc Challenges in addressing depression in HIV research: assessment, cultural context, and methods
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:376-88. 2011
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  5. pmc Antiretroviral adherence interventions: translating research findings to the real world clinic
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195 1525, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:44-51. 2010
    ..In conclusion, we consider implications and offer strategies for enhancing adherence in clinic-based HIV care prior to ART initiation, at initiation, and over the course of treatment...
  6. pmc A preliminary randomized controlled trial of a nurse-delivered medication adherence intervention among HIV-positive outpatients initiating antiretroviral therapy in Beijing, China
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 3909 Stevens Way NE, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:919-29. 2011
    ..Providing counseling and facilitating the use of electronic reminders to patients initiating ART merits further investigation as a culturally viable means of promoting adherence in China...
  7. pmc "You must take the medications for you and for me": family caregivers promoting HIV medication adherence in China
    Karen I Fredriksen-Goldsen
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:735-41. 2011
    ..Since Chinese cultural values emphasize family care, future work on adherence promotion in China will want to consider the systematic incorporation of family members...
  8. pmc Attitudes toward antiretroviral therapy and complementary and alternative medicine in Chinese patients infected with HIV
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 20:203-17. 2009
    ..This study shows that social, cultural, and governmental factors coalesced to shape Chinese PLWH attitudes toward ART and CAM...
  9. pmc Optimizing HIV care by expanding the nursing role: patient and provider perspectives
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Adv Nurs 66:260-8. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to explore HIV healthcare services from the perspectives of both healthcare providers and patients in order to understand how to optimize HIV nursing care...
  10. pmc Chinese HIV-positive patients and their healthcare providers: contrasting Confucian versus Western notions of secrecy and support
    Wei Ti Chen
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 30:329-42. 2007
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  11. pmc Feasibility, acceptability, and preliminary efficacy of the unity workshop: an internalized stigma reduction intervention for African American women living with HIV
    Deepa Rao
    Department of Global Health, International Training and Education Center for Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:614-20. 2012
    ..05) and 1 week after (p=0.07) the last session of workshop. Findings suggest the intervention warrants further investigation...
  12. doi request reprint Measuring multiple minority stress: the LGBT People of Color Microaggressions Scale
    Kimberly F Balsam
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 17:163-74. 2011
    ..Men scored higher on the LGBT-PCMS than women, lesbians and gay men scored higher than bisexual women and men, and Asian Americans scored higher than African Americans and Latina/os...
  13. doi request reprint Suboptimal adherence to doxycycline and treatment outcomes among men with non-gonococcal urethritis: a prospective cohort study
    Christine M Khosropour
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 90:3-7. 2014
    ..Since suboptimal adherence may contribute to poor treatment outcomes, we examined the association between self-reported imperfect adherence to doxycycline and clinical and microbiologic failure among men with NGU...
  14. pmc Psychosocial pathways to sexually transmitted infection risk among youth transitioning out of foster care: evidence from a longitudinal cohort study
    Kym R Ahrens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Seattle Children s Hospital and Research Institute, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 53:478-85. 2013
    ..The model included (1) historical abuse and foster care experiences; (2) mental health and attachment style in late adolescence; and (3) STI risk in young adulthood...
  15. pmc Laboratory-diagnosed sexually transmitted infections in former foster youth compared with peers
    Kym R Ahrens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e97-e103. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between having resided in foster care and risk for sexually transmitted infection (STI) during young adulthood...
  16. pmc Peer support and pager messaging to promote antiretroviral modifying therapy in Seattle: a randomized controlled trial
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 3909 W Stevens Way NE, Campus Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:465-473. 2009
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  17. pmc Alcohol use and antiretroviral adherence: review and meta-analysis
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:180-202. 2009
    ..This meta-analysis provides a quantitative evaluation of the alcohol-adherence association by aggregating findings across studies and examining potential moderators...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing antiretroviral adherence via electronic drug monitoring and self-report: an examination of key methodological issues
    Cynthia R Pearson
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:161-73. 2007
    ..On average across assessment points, fewer than 4% of participants who reported taking a dose of an incorrect amount of medication...
  19. pmc A two-way messaging system to enhance antiretroviral adherence
    Peter J Dunbar
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:11-5. 2003
    ..The study suggests that it is feasible to use an automated wireless two-way messaging system to communicate with HIV-positive patients over an extended period of time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral adherence interventions: a review of current literature and ongoing studies
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Top HIV Med 11:185-98. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint Modified directly observed therapy to facilitate highly active antiretroviral therapy adherence in Beira, Mozambique. Development and implementation
    Cynthia R Pearson
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:S134-41. 2006
    ..This study identified aspects of mDOT that are effective and can be adopted by other clinics treating HIV patients...
  22. pmc Substance use among American Indians and Alaska natives: incorporating culture in an "indigenist" stress-coping paradigm
    Karina L Walters
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, 4101 15th Avenue, NE, Seattle, WA 98105 6299, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:S104-17. 2002
    ..It reviews sociodemographic information on AIs, rates of substance abuse and related health outcomes, and the research supporting the model's pathways...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mediational models of spirituality and depressive symptomatology among HIV-positive Puerto Rican women
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 9:3-15. 2003
    ..Implications for future research and the provision of services to HIV-positive Puerto Rican women are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Triangle of risk: urban American Indian women's sexual trauma, injection drug use, and HIV sexual risk behaviors
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:33-45. 2004
    ..Findings underscore the need for the integrated assessment and treatment of abuse and substance use as well as more research on the risk behaviors of this understudied and underserved population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Secrets and safety in the age of AIDS: does HIV disclosure lead to safer sex?
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Top HIV Med 12:109-18. 2004
    ..However, this failure to demonstrate a consistent association does not necessarily mean that disclosure is irrelevant to the practice of safer sex. We discuss limitations of the research to date and implications for policy and practice...
  26. pmc Victimization, substance use, and HIV risk behaviors among gay/bisexual/two-spirit and heterosexual American Indian Men in New York City
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2240-5. 2006
    ..secondary aims included describing condom-use attitudes, beliefs about HIV/AIDS in the Indian community, HIV knowledge, HIV status, and preference for and access to HIV prevention services in this population...
  27. pmc Decolonizing strategies for mentoring American Indians and Alaska Natives in HIV and mental health research
    Karina L Walters
    Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, University of Washington School of Social Work, 4101 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S71-6. 2009
    ..The creation of a cadre of AIAN researchers is crucial to improving the health of AIAN peoples...
  28. ncbi request reprint Adherence to antiretroviral therapy for pediatric HIV infection: a qualitative systematic review with recommendations for research and clinical management
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1371-83. 2007
    ..We conclude with specific recommendations for assessment and clinical management of adherence and discuss directions for future research in this area...
  29. pmc Mental health pathways from interpersonal violence to health-related outcomes in HIV-positive sexual minority men
    David W Pantalone
    Department of Psychology, Suffolk University, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:387-97. 2010
    ..We examined mental health pathways between interpersonal violence (IPV) and health-related outcomes in HIV-positive sexual minority men engaged with medical care...
  30. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a peer support intervention targeting antiretroviral medication adherence and depressive symptomatology in HIV-positive men and women
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Health Psychol 26:488-95. 2007
    ..To determine the efficacy of a peer-led social support intervention involving support groups and telephone contacts compared with standard clinical care to enhance antiretroviral medication adherence...
  31. ncbi request reprint Randomized control trial of peer-delivered, modified directly observed therapy for HAART in Mozambique
    Cynthia R Pearson
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:238-44. 2007
    ..To assess the efficacy of a peer-delivered intervention to promote short-term (6-month) and long-term (12-month) adherence to HAART in a Mozambican clinic population...
  32. pmc Discussion and revision of the mathematical modeling tool described in the previously published article "Modeling HIV Transmission risk among Mozambicans prior to their initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy"
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:858-62. 2009
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  33. pmc After the fall from grace: negotiation of new identities among HIV-positive women in Peru
    Dellanira Valencia-Garcia
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Cult Health Sex 10:739-52. 2008
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  34. ncbi request reprint Mediators of social support and antiretroviral adherence among an indigent population in New York City
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:431-9. 2002
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Research Grants7

  1. PEER SUPPORT TO ENHANCE ANTIRETROVIRAL ADHERENCE
    Jane Simoni; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Such knowledge has implications for the design of future interventions and clinical trials, where adequate adherence is necessary to insure the validity and reliability of findings regarding new HIV therapies. ..
  2. Peer & Pager Support to Enhance Antiretroviral Adherence
    Jane Simoni; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will provide useful data on rates and correlates of adherence in this at-risk population, on various adherence assessment methodologies, and on the efficacy of two interventions with high exportability. ..