Danielle German

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using Baltimore HIV behavioral surveillance data for local HIV prevention planning
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:359-69. 2014
  2. pmc Boredom, depressive symptoms, and HIV risk behaviors among urban injection drug users
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2213 McElderry Street, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2244-50. 2012
  3. pmc Social stability and health: exploring multidimensional social disadvantage
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2213 McElderry St, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Urban Health 89:19-35. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Motivations for methamphetamine cessation among young people in northern Thailand
    Danielle German
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Addiction 101:1143-52. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Persistently high prevalence and unrecognized HIV infection among men who have sex with men in Baltimore: the BESURE study
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:77-87. 2011
  6. pmc Social stability and HIV risk behavior: evaluating the role of accumulated vulnerability
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:168-78. 2012
  7. pmc Young Thai women who use methamphetamine: intersection of sexual partnerships, drug use, and social networks
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:122-9. 2008
  8. pmc Patterns of risky behaviors associated with methamphetamine use among young Thai adults: a latent class analysis
    Susan G Sherman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:169-75. 2009
  9. pmc Incidence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections and risk factors for acquisition among young methamphetamine users in northern Thailand
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:284-9. 2009
  10. pmc Patterns of methamphetamine use and symptoms of depression among young adults in northern Thailand
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:146-51. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Sexual HIV risk among Thai methamphetamine users
    Danielle German; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Using Baltimore HIV behavioral surveillance data for local HIV prevention planning
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:359-69. 2014
    ..Areas for enhancing NHBS and local data collection to further inform HIV prevention priorities are highlighted. ..
  2. pmc Boredom, depressive symptoms, and HIV risk behaviors among urban injection drug users
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2213 McElderry Street, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2244-50. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates the need for more thorough understanding of mental health and HIV risk among urban drug users...
  3. pmc Social stability and health: exploring multidimensional social disadvantage
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2213 McElderry St, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Urban Health 89:19-35. 2012
    ..Findings suggest a need for comprehensive policies and programs that address structural determinants of cooccurring social disadvantage and help to mitigate the likely spiral effect of instability experiences...
  4. ncbi request reprint Motivations for methamphetamine cessation among young people in northern Thailand
    Danielle German
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Addiction 101:1143-52. 2006
    ..To understand factors influencing cessation intentions among young Thai methamphetamine (MA) users, a population with dramatically increasing rates of MA use...
  5. doi request reprint Persistently high prevalence and unrecognized HIV infection among men who have sex with men in Baltimore: the BESURE study
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:77-87. 2011
    ..Given high rates of HIV among Baltimore men who have sex with men (MSM), we examined characteristics associated with HIV prevalence and unrecognized HIV infection among Baltimore MSM at two time points...
  6. pmc Social stability and HIV risk behavior: evaluating the role of accumulated vulnerability
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:168-78. 2012
    ..Social policies and programs aiming to enhance housing and overall social stability are likely to be beneficial for HIV prevention...
  7. pmc Young Thai women who use methamphetamine: intersection of sexual partnerships, drug use, and social networks
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:122-9. 2008
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  8. pmc Patterns of risky behaviors associated with methamphetamine use among young Thai adults: a latent class analysis
    Susan G Sherman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:169-75. 2009
    ..Sexual risk behaviors are associated with methamphetamine use, but few data are available on the daily context of methamphetamine use. We developed an inductive behavioral typology that young Thais engage in while using methamphetamine...
  9. pmc Incidence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections and risk factors for acquisition among young methamphetamine users in northern Thailand
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:284-9. 2009
    ..Incidence estimates of STIs are rare in Southeast Asia, especially among newer risk groups...
  10. pmc Patterns of methamphetamine use and symptoms of depression among young adults in northern Thailand
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:146-51. 2009
    ..Understanding the temporal relationship between depressive symptoms and methamphetamine use can further inform both treatment and mental health options...
  11. pmc Initiation of methamphetamine use among young Thai drug users: a qualitative study
    Susan G Sherman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:36-42. 2008
    ..Methamphetamine (MA) has become the leading drug of abuse in northern Thailand over the past several years, particularly among youth. The current qualitative study examines factors associated with initiation of MA use...
  12. doi request reprint A qualitative study of sexual behaviours among methamphetamine users in Chiang Mai, Thailand: a typology of risk
    Susan G Sherman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:263-9. 2008
    ..Methamphetamine (MA) has become the leading drug of abuse in northern Thailand over the past several years, particularly among youth. The current qualitative study explores the relationship between sexual behaviours and MA...
  13. doi request reprint Partner characteristics and undiagnosed HIV seropositivity among men who have sex with men only (MSMO) and men who have sex with men and women (MSMW) in Baltimore
    Cathy Maulsby
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:543-53. 2012
    ..Our findings underscore the importance of partner characteristics in understanding HIV transmission. HIV programs for men with both male and female partners are needed to address the unique partnership dynamics of MSMW...
  14. pmc Predictors of incident and recurrent participation in the sale or delivery of drugs for profit amongst young methamphetamine users in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand, 2005-2006
    Amanda D Latimore
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 22:259-66. 2011
    ..This analysis identifies predictors of incident and recurrent involvement in the sale or delivery of drugs for profit amongst young Thai yaba users...
  15. doi request reprint HIV risk among men who have sex with men only (MSMO) and men who have sex with men and women (MSMW) in Baltimore
    Cathy Maulsby
    a Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Homosex 60:51-68. 2013
    ..HIV prevention programs for MSMW are needed that address the complex partnerships of MSMW and the social contextual factors within which relationships and behaviors are embedded...
  16. doi request reprint Predictors and consequences of incarceration among a sample of young Thai methamphetamine users
    Susan G Sherman
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:399-405. 2010
    ..Our study examined the incidence of arrest and incarceration, investigated predictors of incarceration and explored the persistence of depression, alcohol use and drug use after incarceration among young methamphetamine users from Thailand...
  17. pmc Injection drug users' and their risk networks' experiences of and attitudes towards drug dealer violence in Baltimore, Maryland
    Carl A Latkin
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 24:135-41. 2013
    ..A large portion of violence associated with drug use is due to drug dealing. These analyses sought to examine injection drug users' attitudes and experiences of drug dealer violence...
  18. pmc Unity in diversity: results of a randomized clinical culturally tailored pilot HIV prevention intervention trial in Baltimore, Maryland, for African American men who have sex with men
    Karin Tobin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:286-95. 2013
    ..These results contribute to the limited number of culturally appropriate models of HIV prevention intervention that are urgently needed for African American men who have sex with men to address their persistently high rates of HIV...
  19. pmc Residential transience and depression: does the relationship exist for men and women?
    Melissa A Davey-Rothwell
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2213 McElderry Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 85:707-16. 2008
    ..Stable housing and mental health services need to be available, easily accessible, and designed so that they remain amenable to utilization under transient circumstances...
  20. doi request reprint Smoking, HIV status, and HIV risk behaviors in a respondent-driven sample of injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland: The BeSure Study
    Andrea Villanti
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, JohnsHopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Room 259, Baltimore, MD 21205
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:132-47. 2012
    ..Results suggest that health care use mediates the relationship between heavy smoking and self-reported HIV. Integrating smoking cessation with HIV prevention services could address unmet health needs in IDU...
  21. ncbi request reprint Residential transience and HIV risk behaviors among injection drug users
    Danielle German
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:21-30. 2007
    ..Further examination of the association between housing and HIV should consider the role of transience. Interventions that promote housing stability among IDUs and address HIV risk during times of instability are needed...
  22. pmc A comparison of the social and sexual networks of crack-using and non-crack using African American men who have sex with men
    Karin Elizabeth Tobin
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 88:1052-62. 2011
    ..HIV interventions are needed that are tailored to address the social context of crack-smoking AA MSM risk behaviors...
  23. pmc Neighborhoods and HIV: a social ecological approach to prevention and care
    Carl A Latkin
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am Psychol 68:210-24. 2013
    ....
  24. pmc Differences and Similarities in HIV Testing Among Men Who have Sex with Men and Women (MSMW) and Men Who Have Sex with Men Only (MSMO)
    Cathy Maulsby
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Open AIDS J 6:53-9. 2012
    ..One-on-one counseling interventions may increase rates of HIV testing among MSMW...
  25. pmc The wire and urban health education
    Amelia Buttress
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 90:359-68. 2013
    ..The Wire encourages critical reflection among public health professionals about the forces that shape public health training, research, and practice and offers creative expansions to existing urban health educational efforts...
  26. doi request reprint Managing uncertainty: a grounded theory of stigma in transgender health care encounters
    Tonia Poteat
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 84:22-9. 2013
    ..Within functional theories of stigma, it is important to acknowledge the role of power and to understand how stigmatizing attitudes function to maintain systems of inequality that contribute to health disparities...
  27. pmc Experiencing violence as a predictor of drug use relapse among former drug users in Baltimore, Maryland
    Cui Yang
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 88:1044-51. 2011
    ..Addressing the extent of recent violence among drug treatment participants, providing coping skills, and reducing community violence are strategies that may address the link between violence and drug relapse...

Research Grants2

  1. Sexual HIV risk among Thai methamphetamine users
    Danielle German; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings will inform HIV prevention efforts addressing social as well as individual influences on behavior. ..