STEVEN D contact PINKERTON

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is the US AIDS drug assistance program cost-effective?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1-4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint HIV transmission rate modeling: a primer, review, and extension
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:791-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Linearity and nonlinearity in HIV/STI transmission: implications for the evaluation of sexual risk reduction interventions
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Eval Rev 35:550-65. 2011
  4. pmc Heterosexual anal intercourse and HIV infection risks in the context of alcohol serving venues, Cape Town, South Africa
    Seth C Kalichman
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:807. 2011
  5. doi request reprint How many HIV infections are prevented by Vancouver Canada's supervised injection facility?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53202, United States
    Int J Drug Policy 22:179-83. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Cost of OraQuick oral fluid rapid HIV testing at 35 community clinics and community-based organizations in the USA
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1157-62. 2009
  7. pmc Reducing HIV transmission risk by increasing serostatus disclosure: a mathematical modeling analysis
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:698-705. 2007
  8. pmc How many sexually-acquired HIV infections in the USA are due to acute-phase HIV transmission?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS 21:1625-9. 2007
  9. pmc Probability of HIV transmission during acute infection in Rakai, Uganda
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:677-84. 2008
  10. pmc Infections prevented by increasing HIV serostatus awareness in the United States, 2001 to 2004
    Steven David Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:354-7. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. doi request reprint Is the US AIDS drug assistance program cost-effective?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1-4. 2013
    ..The net cost per quality-adjusted life year saved was $11,955, which suggests that the ADAP program is cost-effective by conventional standards...
  2. doi request reprint HIV transmission rate modeling: a primer, review, and extension
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:791-6. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Linearity and nonlinearity in HIV/STI transmission: implications for the evaluation of sexual risk reduction interventions
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Eval Rev 35:550-65. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Heterosexual anal intercourse and HIV infection risks in the context of alcohol serving venues, Cape Town, South Africa
    Seth C Kalichman
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:807. 2011
    ..The objective is to examine the prevalence of heterosexual unprotected anal intercourse among men and women who drink at informal alcohol serving establishments (shebeens) in South Africa...
  5. doi request reprint How many HIV infections are prevented by Vancouver Canada's supervised injection facility?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53202, United States
    Int J Drug Policy 22:179-83. 2011
    ..This model indicates that the SIF prevents approximately 5-6 infections per year, with a plausible range of 4-8 prevented infections. These estimates are far smaller than suggested by Andresen and Boyd (19-57 prevented infections)...
  6. doi request reprint Cost of OraQuick oral fluid rapid HIV testing at 35 community clinics and community-based organizations in the USA
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1157-62. 2009
    ..The findings also could be used to inform discussions regarding national and local HIV testing policies...
  7. pmc Reducing HIV transmission risk by increasing serostatus disclosure: a mathematical modeling analysis
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:698-705. 2007
    ..9-75.7% produced a 26.2-59.2% reduction in risk. The findings of this modeling study strongly support intervention efforts to increase both serostatus disclosure and condom use by persons living with HIV...
  8. pmc How many sexually-acquired HIV infections in the USA are due to acute-phase HIV transmission?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS 21:1625-9. 2007
    ..To estimate the number of persons in the USA who acquire HIV as a consequence of risky sexual activities with an acutely-infected sex partner...
  9. pmc Probability of HIV transmission during acute infection in Rakai, Uganda
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:677-84. 2008
    ..Acute-phase transmission accounted for 89.1% of all transmission events in the first 20 months of follow-up. These results highlight the substantial risk of transmission during acute HIV infection...
  10. pmc Infections prevented by increasing HIV serostatus awareness in the United States, 2001 to 2004
    Steven David Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:354-7. 2008
    ..The epidemiologic consequences of this increase in serostatus awareness are unknown...
  11. pmc Proposal for the development of a standardized protocol for assessing the economic costs of HIV prevention interventions
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S10-4. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Aggregate versus individual-level sexual behavior assessment: how much detail is needed to accurately estimate HIV/STI risk?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Eval Rev 34:19-34. 2010
    ..For highly infectious STIs, in contrast, accurate STI risk assessment requires more intensive partner-by-partner methods...
  13. pmc Cost of rapid HIV testing at 45 U.S. hospitals
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53202, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:409-13. 2010
    ..Costs can be reduced by limiting time spent in pre- and posttest counseling or by using lower-paid personnel for counseling activities or both...
  14. doi request reprint Is Vancouver Canada's supervised injection facility cost-saving?
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 North Summit Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Addiction 105:1429-36. 2010
    ..To determine whether Vancouver's Insite supervised injection facility and syringe exchange programs are cost-saving--that is, are the savings due to averted HIV-related medical care costs sufficient to offset Insite's operating costs?..
  15. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of HIV postexposure prophylaxis following sexual or injection drug exposure in 96 metropolitan areas in the United States
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    AIDS 18:2065-73. 2004
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of HIV postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) following sexual or injection-related exposures in 96 metropolitan statistical areas in the United States (MSA)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Using sexually transmitted disease incidence as a surrogate marker for HIV incidence in prevention trials: a modeling study
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:298-307. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint All STDs are not created equal: an analysis of the differential effects of sexual behaviour changes on different STDs
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 14:320-8. 2003
    ..The results of this study suggest caution in extrapolating from one STD to another, or from one behavioural risk reduction strategy to another...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk compensation and HIV/STD transmission: empirical evidence and theoretical considerations
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Risk Anal 21:727-36. 2001
    ..In sum, although sexual risk compensation occurs, no empirical evidence was found that this compensation is sufficient to offset reductions in risk due to greater condom use, despite the theoretical plausibility of this scenario...
  19. ncbi request reprint A relative risk-based, disease-specific definition of sexual abstinence failure rates
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    Health Educ Behav 28:10-20. 2001
    ..Examples are provided, and the advantages and disadvantages associated with the mathematical model-based approach are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Using cost-effectiveness league tables to compare interventions to prevent sexual transmission of HIV
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    AIDS 15:917-28. 2001
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  21. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of HIV risk reduction intervention in African-American male adolescents
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:164-72. 2000
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of a cognitive-behavioral HIV risk reduction intervention for African-American male adolescents that has previously been shown to be effective at reducing sexual risk taking...
  22. ncbi request reprint Secondary HIV transmission rates in a mixed-gender sample
    S D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 11:38-44. 2000
    ..This method can be used to identify groups at high risk for HIV transmission and thereby to better target HIV prevention resources...
  23. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes of STD clinic attendees in St. Petersburg, Russia
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 7:221-8. 2003
    ..Results of the study suggest that interventions designed to increase knowledge and awareness of AIDS among Russians at high risk for HIV are urgently needed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Utility of behavioral changes as markers of sexually transmitted disease risk reduction in sexually transmitted disease/HIV prevention trials
    Steven David Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Prevention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:71-9. 2002
    ..The utility of different measures of sexual behavior change as markers for changes in STD risk and, hence, expected incidence, depends on the infectivity and prevalence of the target STD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Incremental cost-effectiveness of two zidovudine regimens to prevent perinatal HIV transmission in the United States
    S D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    Prev Med 30:64-9. 2000
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  26. ncbi request reprint How HIV treatment advances affect the cost-effectiveness of prevention
    S D Pinkerton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Med Decis Making 20:89-94. 2000
    ..The objective of the present study was to explicate the relationship between the effectiveness and costs of HIV treatment and the cost-effectiveness of HIV prevention programs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a community-level HIV risk reduction intervention for women living in low-income housing developments
    Ana P Johnson-Masotti
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:345-62. 2005
    ..This paper represents an example of how an analysis of cost-effectiveness can provide policymakers with information needed for difficult decisions about prevention resource allocations...
  28. doi request reprint Seriously mentally ill women's safer sex behaviors and the theory of reasoned action
    Mary E Randolph
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:948-58. 2009
    ..Life circumstances specific to this population are particularly important to examine to improve the effectiveness of risk reduction interventions for seriously mentally ill women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of postexposure prophylaxis after sexual or injection-drug exposure to human immunodeficiency virus
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:46-54. 2004
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  30. pmc When do simpler sexual behavior data collection techniques suffice? An analysis of consequent uncertainty in HIV acquisition risk estimates
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Wisconsin, USA
    Eval Rev 31:401-12. 2007
    ..Collection of aggregate data is a viable alternative to detailed partner-by-partner data, at least in some circumstances...
  31. pmc CDC recommendations for opt-out testing and reactions to unanticipated HIV diagnoses
    Carol L Galletly
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:189-93. 2008
    ..The present commentary reviews the potential reactions of persons who receive unanticipated HIV-positive diagnoses and suggests that additional research is needed to better understand these reactions and associated harms...
  32. pmc Lessons learned about behavioral science and acute/early HIV infection. The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: V
    Jeffrey A Kelly
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research CAIR, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1068-74. 2009
    ..There are untapped opportunities for behavioral and medical science collaborations in these areas that could reduce the incidence of HIV infection...
  33. pmc HIV testing rates, testing locations, and healthcare utilization among urban African-American men
    Andrew E Petroll
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Urban Health 86:119-31. 2009
    ..The use of community venues for HIV testing sites could further increase the number of persons tested for HIV...
  34. pmc The essentials of HIV: a review for nurses
    Andrew E Petroll
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Infus Nurs 31:228-35. 2008
    ..It also discusses the risk of HIV transmission to healthcare workers from occupational exposures and reviews the principles of postexposure prophylaxis used to reduce the likelihood of HIV transmission in appropriate circumstances...
  35. pmc Severely mentally ill women's HIV risk: the influence of social support, substance use, and contextual risk factors
    Mary E Randolph
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Community Ment Health J 43:33-47. 2007
    ..Larger social support networks were associated with less frequent sex after drug use. In turn, women who less often had sex after using drugs had unprotected intercourse less frequently...
  36. ncbi request reprint Conflicting messages: how criminal HIV disclosure laws undermine public health efforts to control the spread of HIV
    Carol L Galletly
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:451-61. 2006
    ..The article also describes how criminal HIV disclosure laws may work against the efforts of public health leaders to reduce stigmatizing attitudes toward persons living with HIV...
  37. pmc Updated CDC guidelines for HIV testing: a review for Wisconsin practitioners
    Andrew E Petroll
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    WMJ 107:84-90. 2008
    ..Adoption of these recommendations would increase the number of people in Wisconsin who are aware of their HIV-positive status and can then receive timely treatment and information about preventing HIV transmission...
  38. ncbi request reprint HIV transmission risk behavior among men and women living with HIV in 4 cities in the United States
    Lance S Weinhardt
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:1057-66. 2004
    ..In addition to the more traditional approaches of HIV test counseling and of focusing on persons not infected, intensive prevention programs for persons with HIV infection are needed to stem the future spread of the virus...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a brief surge in safer sex practices after HIV testing among a sample of high-risk men and women
    Wayne DiFranceisco
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research CAIR, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:606-12. 2005
    ..We investigated the association between recent HIV testing and safer sex among clients of a publicly funded sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic...
  40. pmc Sexual pleasure and condom use
    Mary E Randolph
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:844-8. 2007
    ..Condom promotion campaigns should work to emphasize the pleasure-enhancing aspects of condom use...
  41. doi request reprint HIV-positive persons' awareness and understanding of their state's criminal HIV disclosure law
    Carol L Galletly
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1262-9. 2009
    ..Forty-two percent of the participants learned about the law when first diagnosed with HIV. Sixty-two percent of the participants reported that their case manager had told them about the law...
  42. pmc Preventing HIV transmission via HIV exposure laws: applying logic and mathematical modeling to compare statutory approaches to penalizing undisclosed exposure to HIV
    Carol L Galletly
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin
    J Law Med Ethics 36:577-84. 2008
    ..This study demonstrates how logical analysis and mathematical modeling techniques can make an important contribution to the construction of a rational basis for decisions about a highly contested public health policy issue...
  43. ncbi request reprint Distance communication transfer of HIV prevention interventions to service providers
    Jeffrey A Kelly
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research CAIR, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Science 305:1953-5. 2004
    ..Advanced communication technologies can create a cost-effective infrastructure to disseminate new intervention models to service providers worldwide...
  44. pmc Acute HIV infection increases the dangers of serosorting
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Am J Prev Med 35:184. 2008
  45. ncbi request reprint Estimates of the annual number and cost of new HIV infections among women attributable to trichomoniasis in the United States
    Harrell W Chesson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:547-51. 2004
    ..Clinical evidence suggests that trichomoniasis facilitates the sexual transmission and acquisition of HIV...
  46. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk and HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men travelers to Key West, Florida: a mathematical modeling analysis
    Eric G Benotsch
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Campus Box 173, PO Box 173364, Denver, Colorado 80217, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:549-56. 2006
    ..g., use of highly active antiretroviral therapy) that may affect HIV transmission in MSM travelers. In addition, efforts are needed to develop effective risk-reduction interventions for this population...
  47. pmc Effects of behavioral intervention on substance use among people living with HIV: the Healthy Living Project randomized controlled study
    F Lennie Wong
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Addiction 103:1206-14. 2008
    ..Reductions in substance use were examined in response to an intensive intervention with people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) (PLH)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Economic implications of failure to reduce incident HIV infections by 50% by 2005 in the United States
    David R Holtgrave
    Center for AIDS Research, Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Room 540, Atlanta, GA 30322, U S A
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:171-4. 2003
    ..There are no available published estimates of the economic consequences of failure to meet this national goal, however...
  49. ncbi request reprint Condom distribution: a cost-utility analysis
    Ariane Lisann Bedimo
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 13:384-92. 2002
    ..To explore the cost-effectiveness of a condom distribution programme...
  50. ncbi request reprint Toward rational criminal HIV exposure laws
    Carol L Galletly
    Medical College of Wisconsin s Center for AIDS Intervention Research, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 32:327-37, 191-2. 2004
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  51. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian approach to net health benefits: an illustration and application to modeling HIV prevention
    Ana P Johnson-Masotti
    Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Med Decis Making 24:634-53. 2004
    ..To quantify the total estimation of uncertainty due to sampling variability as well as inexact knowledge of HIV transmission parameters...
  52. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison of three HIV counseling and testing technologies
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Intervention Research and Support, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4700 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:112-21. 2003
    ..New rapid-testing technologies may improve receipt of results, but no study has systematically analyzed the costs of these newer technologies compared with the standard protocol...
  53. ncbi request reprint Predicting HIV transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: findings from the healthy living project
    Stephen F Morin
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:226-35. 2005
    ..To examine the predictors of transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) in 4 US cities...
  54. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behavior in male and female Russian sexually transmitted disease clinic patients
    Eric G Benotsch
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80217, USA
    Int J Behav Med 13:26-33. 2006
    ..This study has important implications for the development of culturally tailored interventions to help stem the spread of HIV in Russia...
  55. ncbi request reprint Where the boys are: sexual expectations and behaviour among young women on holiday
    Kathleen Ragsdale
    Medical and Health Research Association of New York City, Inc, NY 10010, USA
    Cult Health Sex 8:85-98. 2006
    ..The findings point to the importance of public health efforts to educate women regarding safer sex precautions when travelling on holiday...
  56. ncbi request reprint Substance use, medications for sexual facilitation, and sexual risk behavior among traveling men who have sex with men
    Eric G Benotsch
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80217, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:706-11. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to examine correlates of sexual risk behavior among men who have sex with men (MSM) traveling for leisure...
  57. pmc Can increasing awareness of HIV seropositivity reduce infections by 50% in the United States?
    David R Holtgrave
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:360-3. 2007
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Male circumcision in HIV prevention
    Seth C Kalichman
    Lancet 369:1597; author reply 1598-9. 2007
  59. pmc HIV infections and associated costs attributable to syphilis coinfection among African Americans
    Harrell W Chesson
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30324, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:943-8. 2003
    ..We estimated the number and cost of syphilis-attributable HIV cases among African Americans...
  60. ncbi request reprint HIV serostatus disclosure, condoms, and HIV/STD prevention
    Steven D Pinkerton
    Sex Transm Dis 34:729. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint A comparison of HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes of STD clinic clients in St. Petersburg, Russia and Milwaukee, Wi, USA
    Eric G Benotsch
    Psychology Department, University of Colorado at Denver, 80217, USA
    J Community Health 29:451-65. 2004
    ..the emerging epidemic in Russia...
  62. pmc Sexual risk behavior in men attending Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, Louisiana
    Eric G Benotsch
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, CB 173, Denver, CO 80217, USA
    J Community Health 32:343-56. 2007
    ..Traditional HIV prevention interventions do not readily lend themselves for use with transient populations. New intervention approaches are needed to reduce sexual risk behaviors in persons traveling for leisure...
  63. ncbi request reprint Estimating the cost of unmet HIV-prevention needs in the United States
    David R Holtgrave
    Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:7-12. 2002
    ..This number of annual incident infections suggests that substantial, unmet HIV-prevention needs continue to fuel the HIV epidemic in the United States...
  64. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of the first generation of HIV prevention interventions for people with severe and persistent mental illness
    Ana P Johnson-Masotti
    McMaster University, 105 Main Street East, P1, Hamilton, ON L8N 1G6, Canada
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:23-35. 2003
    ..Additional research has evaluated the economic efficiency ('cost-effectiveness') of these interventions...

Research Grants15

  1. Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing Acute-Phase HIV Transmission
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will inform scientific and policy discussions on the importance of interventions to reduce acute-phase transmission. ..
  2. NRSA Postdoctoral Training Program in HIV Prevention
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  3. NRSA Postdoctoral Training Program in HIV Prevention
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We believe that this combination of close mentorship by experienced HIV prevention researchers and multiple opportunities for "hands on" research experiences is essential to train fellows to become productive independent investigators. ..
  4. Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing Acute-Phase HIV Transmission
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will inform scientific and policy discussions on the importance of interventions to reduce acute-phase transmission. ..
  5. Simulation Tool for HIV/STD Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. HIV/STD PREVENTION COST-EFFECTIVENESS: METHODS & APPLICS
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  7. COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF HIV PRIMARY PREVENTION
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Upon completion of the analyses we will summarize and widely disseminate the results. ..
  8. Implementation, Effectiveness, and Cost-Effectiveness of an HIV Intervention
    STEVEN D contact PINKERTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....