Salaam Semaan

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with perceptions of, and decisional balance for, condom use with main partner among women at risk for HIV infection
    Salaam Semaan
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Women Health 37:53-69. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Public health strategies for prevention and control of HSV-2 in persons who use drugs in the United States
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Office of the Director, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 131:182-97. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Ethical and regulatory considerations in HIV prevention studies employing respondent-driven sampling
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 20:14-27. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the effect of HIV prevention interventions on the sex behaviors of drug users in the United States
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S73-93. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Brief counseling for reducing sexual risk and bacterial STIs among drug users--results from project RESPECT
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Office of the Director, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:7-15. 2010
  6. pmc Behavior change and health-related interventions for heterosexual risk reduction among drug users
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1349-78. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A profile of U.S.-based trials of behavioral and social interventions for HIV risk reduction
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S30-50. 2002
  8. pmc Sexual health in art and science
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1782-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Street and network sampling in evaluation studies of HIV risk-reduction interventions
    Salaam Semaan
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 02, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Rev 4:213-23. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of HIV prevention intervention research for heterosexual adult populations in the United States
    Mary Spink Neumann
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S106-17. 2002

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with perceptions of, and decisional balance for, condom use with main partner among women at risk for HIV infection
    Salaam Semaan
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Women Health 37:53-69. 2003
    ..The regression results can inform our work in HIV prevention on whether to focus on the pros, the cons, or both to obtain positive decisional balance scores and increase condom use in situations that warrant protective behaviors...
  2. doi request reprint Public health strategies for prevention and control of HSV-2 in persons who use drugs in the United States
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Office of the Director, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 131:182-97. 2013
    ..Reducing sexual transmission of HIV and HSV-2 among persons who use drugs (PWUD; i.e., heroin, cocaine, "speedball", crack, methamphetamine through injection or non-injection) necessitates relevant services...
  3. doi request reprint Ethical and regulatory considerations in HIV prevention studies employing respondent-driven sampling
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 20:14-27. 2009
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  4. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the effect of HIV prevention interventions on the sex behaviors of drug users in the United States
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S73-93. 2002
    ..Developing interventions with stronger effects to further reduce sexual risk behaviors among drug users must remain a high priority...
  5. doi request reprint Brief counseling for reducing sexual risk and bacterial STIs among drug users--results from project RESPECT
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Office of the Director, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:7-15. 2010
    ..We assessed BRRC's efficacy with RESPECT participants who used drugs and examined BRRC's applicability to present-day users of heroin, cocaine, speedball, or crack...
  6. pmc Behavior change and health-related interventions for heterosexual risk reduction among drug users
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1349-78. 2006
    ..It is important to adapt effective interventions implemented in resource-rich countries to the realities of the resource-constrained settings and to address relevant contextual factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint A profile of U.S.-based trials of behavioral and social interventions for HIV risk reduction
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S30-50. 2002
    ..This sizable portfolio of evaluated interventions contributes to effectiveness reviews and to considerations of transfer to program practice...
  8. pmc Sexual health in art and science
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1782-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Street and network sampling in evaluation studies of HIV risk-reduction interventions
    Salaam Semaan
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 02, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Rev 4:213-23. 2002
    ..Continued efforts are needed to improve the sampling strategies used in evaluation studies of HIV risk-reduction interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of HIV prevention intervention research for heterosexual adult populations in the United States
    Mary Spink Neumann
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S106-17. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint HIV prevention research for men who have sex with men: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Wayne D Johnson
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S118-29. 2002
    ..Many more rigorous evaluations of HIV prevention efforts with men who have sex with men are needed to ascertain with confidence the effects of specific intervention components, population characteristics, and methodologic features...
  12. ncbi request reprint The HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Synthesis Project: scope, methods, and study classification results
    Ellen Sogolow
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S15-29. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint A protocol for the analytical aspects of a systematic review of HIV prevention research
    Wayne D Johnson
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S62-72. 2002
    ..This framework may be useful for meta-analyses of prevention research in other fields, particularly when primary research features diverse outcome measures and methods of analysis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of structural-level needle/syringe programs to reduce HCV and HIV infection among people who inject drugs: a systematic review
    Abu S Abdul-Quader
    Center for Global Health, Division of Global HIV AIDS, Epidemiology and Strategic Information Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CORP Bldg 1 Rm 2308 02, MS E30, Atlanta, GA, 30329 1902, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2878-92. 2013
    ..The results support NSP as a structural-level intervention to reduce population-level infection and implementation of NSP for prevention and treatment of HIV and HCV infection. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Acquisition and review of non-U.S.-based HIV risk reduction intervention studies
    Agatha Eke
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S51-5. 2002
    ..The findings of the reviews would not only highlight common themes of effectiveness or research gaps in the international arena but could also be useful for improving prevention research and programs in the United States...
  16. pmc CDC consultation on methamphetamine use and sexual risk behavior for HIV/STD infection: summary and suggestions
    Gordon Mansergh
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop E37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:127-32. 2006
    ..A set of suggestions for future research and programs were developed by the participants. This article provides a summary of content and recommendations from the consultation, and not an exhaustive review of the literature...
  17. ncbi request reprint Application of the transtheoretical model for HIV prevention in a facility-based and a community-level behavioral intervention research study
    Rebecca J Cabral
    Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia
    Health Promot Pract 5:199-207. 2004
    ..They suggest that the transtheoretical model has value for the design and implementation of HIV prevention programs...
  18. doi request reprint Potential role of safer injection facilities in reducing HIV and hepatitis C infections and overdose mortality in the United States
    Salaam Semaan
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Grace Crum Rollins Building, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:100-10. 2011
    ..They exist in many countries, but do not exist in the United States. We assessed several ethical, operational, and public health considerations for establishing SIFs in the United States...
  19. ncbi request reprint Social capital and rates of gonorrhea and syphilis in the United States: spatial regression analyses of state-level associations
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:2324-41. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint HIV prevention for injecting drug users: the first 25 years and counting
    Don C Des Jarlais
    Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York 10038, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:606-11. 2008
    ..Programs that provide these services need to be implemented on a public health scale for IDU populations at risk for HIV infection...
  21. ncbi request reprint Theoretical issues in the synthesis of HIV prevention research
    Larry V Hedges
    Department of Education, and the Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S8-S14. 2002
    ..Syntheses can enhance statistical power and produce summary evidence that is more generalizable than individual primary research...
  22. ncbi request reprint HIV prevention research: cumulative knowledge or accumulating studies? An introduction to the HIV/AIDS prevention research synthesis project supplement
    Don C Des Jarlais
    Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York New York 10003, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S1-7. 2002