Susie Hoffman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors and the context of sexual coercion in young adults' sexual interactions: results from a diary study in rural South Africa
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:52-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:139-45. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:120-6. 2004
  5. pmc Female-condom use in a gender-specific family planning clinic trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1897-903. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology during pregnancy: evidence for an association with decreased fetal growth in pregnancies of lower social class women
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    Health Psychol 19:535-43. 2000
  7. pmc Covert use, vaginal lubrication, and sexual pleasure: a qualitative study of urban U.S. Women in a vaginal microbicide clinical trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:748-60. 2010
  8. pmc Everywhere you go, everyone is saying condom, condom. But are they being used consistently? Reflections of South African male students about male and female condom use
    Joanne E Mantell
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:859-71. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The promises and limitations of female-initiated methods of HIV/STI protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NYS Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NY, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1998-2009. 2006
  10. pmc Project REACH: a provider-delivered dual protection intervention for women using family planning services in New York City
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 23:467-75. 2011

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors and the context of sexual coercion in young adults' sexual interactions: results from a diary study in rural South Africa
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:52-8. 2006
    ..Gender inequalities in relationship power may promote unprotected sexual intercourse...
  3. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:139-45. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:120-6. 2004
  5. pmc Female-condom use in a gender-specific family planning clinic trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1897-903. 2003
    ..We evaluated female-condom use among women participating in an HIV/STD intervention designed to reduce unprotected sex and expand prevention strategies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology during pregnancy: evidence for an association with decreased fetal growth in pregnancies of lower social class women
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    Health Psychol 19:535-43. 2000
    ..These results raise the possibility that among lower status women, depressive mood may be associated with restricted fetal growth...
  7. pmc Covert use, vaginal lubrication, and sexual pleasure: a qualitative study of urban U.S. Women in a vaginal microbicide clinical trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:748-60. 2010
    ..A microbicide that increases pleasure for both partners could potentially be used without engendering opposition from primary partners...
  8. pmc Everywhere you go, everyone is saying condom, condom. But are they being used consistently? Reflections of South African male students about male and female condom use
    Joanne E Mantell
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:859-71. 2011
    ..Prevention initiatives should challenge traditional gendered norms that underpin poor condom uptake and continued use and build on the apparent shifts in these norms that are allowing women greater sexual agency...
  9. ncbi request reprint The promises and limitations of female-initiated methods of HIV/STI protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NYS Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NY, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1998-2009. 2006
    ..Based on our analyses, we offer key policy and programmatic recommendations to increase promotion and effective use of women-initiated HIV/STI protection methods for both women and men...
  10. pmc Project REACH: a provider-delivered dual protection intervention for women using family planning services in New York City
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 23:467-75. 2011
    ..Women in the intervention also had five times the odds of reporting female condom use. Results suggest that this intervention has the potential for a larger population impact and should be more rigorously evaluated in a Phase III trial...
  11. ncbi request reprint Family planning providers' perspectives on dual protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:71-8. 2003
    ..In-depth investigation of providers' attitudes about approaches to STD risk assessment, contraceptive counseling and dual protection--concurrent protection from STDs and unintended pregnancy--has been limited...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and safer sex negotiation: effects of a gender-specific intervention
    Rita M Melendez
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032 2695, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 32:499-511. 2003
    ..A gender-specific intervention that focuses on negotiation skills in the context of potentially abusive partners benefits, and does not appear to harm, recently abused women...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Mpondombili Project: preventing HIV/AIDS and unintended pregnancy among rural South African school-going adolescents
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 14:113-22. 2006
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  14. pmc Gender norms in South Africa: implications for HIV and pregnancy prevention among African and Indian women students at a South African tertiary institution
    Joanne E Mantell
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:139-57. 2009
    ..The perceived changes that have taken place provide an entry point for intervention, particularly for reinforcing emerging gender norms that promote women's protection against unintended pregnancy and HIV/STIs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Revisiting "Success": Posttrial analysis of a gender-specific HIV/STD prevention intervention
    Shari L Dworkin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:41-51. 2006
    ..Results also highlight women's empowerment narratives, reflecting the salience of bodily and sexual rights aspects of the intervention...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial to evaluate a structural intervention to promote the female condom in New York state
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1121-32. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that making subsidized FCs available and assisting agencies to formulate action plans led to increased FC promotion. Limitations and implications for future research and intervention efforts are discussed...
  18. pmc Anal use of the female condom: does uncertainty justify provider inaction?
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1185-94. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Beyond the male condom: the evolution of gender-specific HIV interventions for women
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, NY 10032, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 14:114-36. 2003
    ..Finally, we discuss in detail several recent examples. We conclude with a discussion of future directions...
  20. ncbi request reprint HIV counseling and testing: women's experiences and the perceived role of testing as a prevention strategy
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:76-83. 2002
    ..It is unclear why women decide to undergo testing for HIV, and how positive and negative testresults impact their sexual behavior...
  21. pmc Health care providers: a missing link in understanding acceptability of the female condom
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:65-77. 2011
    ..Unless and until provider training on the female condom is greatly improved, broader acceptance of this significant public health contribution to preventing HIV/AIDS and unwanted pregnancy will not be achieved...
  22. pmc HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk behaviors and beliefs among Black West Indian immigrants and US-born Blacks
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2042-50. 2008
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  23. pmc HIV/STI risk by migrant status among workers in an urban high-end entertainment centre in Eastern China
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:283-95. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that adaptation to local culture over time may increase HIV/STI risk behaviours, a troublesome finding...
  24. pmc HIV/AIDS surveillance data for New York City West Indian-born Blacks: comparisons with other immigrant and US-born groups
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2129-34. 2012
    ..Although the risk of HIV among New York City West Indian-born Black immigrants often is assumed to be high, population-based data are lacking, a gap we aimed to address...
  25. pmc Psychosocial implications of HIV serostatus disclosure to youth with perinatally acquired HIV
    E Karina Santamaria
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:257-64. 2011
    ..Yet, almost one third was entering puberty without important information regarding their illness. Caregivers need support to address factors impeding HIV disclosure...
  26. pmc Off-label use of the female condom for anal intercourse among men in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2241-4. 2011
    ..7; 95% confidence interval = 2.5, 64.9; P = .002). The safety and efficacy of the female condom for anal intercourse are unknown and should be evaluated...
  27. pmc The development and validation of a tool to assess nurse performance in dual protection counseling
    Jessica Adams-Skinner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:265-71. 2009
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  28. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of tenofovir gel as a vaginal microbicide by US male participants in a Phase I clinical trial (HPTN 050)
    Alex Carballo-Dieguez
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral StudiesNew York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Care 19:1026-31. 2007
    ..Consistent microbicide use may be contingent on its ease of incorporation into typical sexual practices, type of sexual partnership and contextual issues...
  29. pmc Rethinking gender, heterosexual men, and women's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS
    Jenny A Higgins
    Office of Population Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:435-45. 2010
    ..We also call for an expanded model that acknowledges biology, gender inequality, and gendered power relations but also directly examines social structure, gender, and HIV risk for heterosexual women and men...
  30. ncbi request reprint Blockade of alpha 5 beta 1 integrins reverses the inhibitory effect of tenascin on chemotaxis of human monocytes and polymorphonuclear leukocytes through three-dimensional gels of extracellular matrix proteins
    J D Loike
    Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Immunol 166:7534-42. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint A gender-specific HIV/STD risk reduction intervention for women in a health care setting: short- and long-term results of a randomized clinical trial
    A A Ehrhardt
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Care 14:147-61. 2002
    ..Thus, gender-specific interventions of sufficient intensity can promote short- and long-term sexual risk reduction among women in a family planning setting...
  32. pmc Differential regulation of beta1 integrins by chemoattractants regulates neutrophil migration through fibrin
    J D Loike
    Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    J Cell Biol 144:1047-56. 1999
    ....
  33. pmc The acceptability of the female condom: perspectives of family planning providers in New York City, South Africa, and Nigeria
    J E Mantell
    The HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Urban Health 78:658-68. 2001
    ..Designing training programs and other interventions that address sources of provider resistance and enhance providers' skills in teaching female condom negotiation strategies may help to increase clients' use of the female condom...
  34. pmc Gender role and relationship norms among young adults in South Africa: measuring the context of masculinity and HIV risk
    Abigail Harrison
    Population Studies and Training Center, Brown University, Box 1836, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Urban Health 83:709-22. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to previous research on gender, heterosexual interactions and masculinity in this area, as well as the implications for HIV prevention programs...
  35. pmc Immigration and HIV/AIDS in the New York Metropolitan Area
    Michele G Shedlin
    University of Texas at El Paso, 1101 N Campbell St, Rm 716, El Paso, TX 79912, USA
    J Urban Health 83:43-58. 2006
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  36. pmc Men, multiple sexual partners, and young adults' sexual relationships: understanding the role of gender in the study of risk
    LUCIA F O'SULLIVAN
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 100, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Urban Health 83:695-708. 2006
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of implications for prevention program targeting young urban adults...
  37. ncbi request reprint Young men's HIV risks in South Africa: the importance of multiple risk behaviors
    Abigail Harrison
    AIDS 20:1467-8; author reply 1468-9. 2006
  38. doi request reprint Female condom promotion needed
    Susie Hoffman
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:348. 2008
  39. doi request reprint Acceptability of tenofovir gel as a vaginal microbicide among women in a phase I trial: a mixed-methods study
    Rochelle K Rosen
    The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:383-92. 2008
    ..The impact of acceptability factors on use of the gel and the relationship between qualitative and quantitative acceptability data are explored...