Marya Viorst Gwadz

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of peer-driven intervention on rates of screening for AIDS clinical trials among African Americans and Hispanics
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, 10 Fl, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1096-102. 2011
  2. pmc Increasing and supporting the participation of persons of color living with HIV/AIDS in AIDS clinical trials
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:194-200. 2010
  3. pmc Maternal substance use and HIV status: adolescent risk and resilience
    Noelle R Leonard
    The Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Adolesc 31:389-405. 2008
  4. doi request reprint An exploratory behavioral intervention trial to improve rates of screening for AIDS clinical trials among racial/ethnic minority and female persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research CDUHR, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc NDRI, 71 W 23 Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:639-48. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental health functioning of urban HIV-infected and uninfected mothers with problem drinking
    Noelle R Leonard
    The Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:419-27. 2007
  6. doi request reprint CDC HIV testing guidelines and the rapid and conventional testing practices of homeless youth
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY 10003, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:312-27. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The initiation of homeless youth into the street economy
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research CDUHR, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Adolesc 32:357-77. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Current and emerging research needs in studying the NYC HIV-drug use epidemic
    Sherry Deren
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, College of Nursing, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:316-9. 2011
  9. pmc HIV care providers' implementation of routine alcohol reduction support for their patients
    Shiela M Strauss
    Muriel and Virginia Pless Center for Nursing Research, NYU College of Nursing, 246 Greene Street, 616E, New York, New York 10003, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:211-8. 2009
  10. pmc "I thought there was no hope for me": a behavioral intervention for urban mothers with problem drinking
    Rebecca de Guzman
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:1252-66. 2006

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Publications15

  1. pmc The effect of peer-driven intervention on rates of screening for AIDS clinical trials among African Americans and Hispanics
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, 10 Fl, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1096-102. 2011
    ..We examined the efficacy of a peer-driven intervention to increase rates of screening for AIDS clinical trials among African Americans and Hispanics living with HIV/AIDS...
  2. pmc Increasing and supporting the participation of persons of color living with HIV/AIDS in AIDS clinical trials
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:194-200. 2010
    ..HIV care settings, clinical trials sites, and trial sponsors are uniquely positioned to develop procedures, supports, and trials to increase the proportion of PLHA of color in ACTs...
  3. pmc Maternal substance use and HIV status: adolescent risk and resilience
    Noelle R Leonard
    The Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Adolesc 31:389-405. 2008
    ..These results underscore the importance of interventions for youth of substance abusing mothers, particularly those living in urban poverty...
  4. doi request reprint An exploratory behavioral intervention trial to improve rates of screening for AIDS clinical trials among racial/ethnic minority and female persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research CDUHR, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc NDRI, 71 W 23 Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:639-48. 2010
    ..Interventions of greater duration and intensity, and which address multiple levels of influence (e.g., social, structural), may be needed to increase screening rates further...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental health functioning of urban HIV-infected and uninfected mothers with problem drinking
    Noelle R Leonard
    The Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:419-27. 2007
    ..Health outcomes for mothers with problem drinking do not appear to be exacerbated by HIV status. Implications for intervention efforts with mothers and their adolescent children are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint CDC HIV testing guidelines and the rapid and conventional testing practices of homeless youth
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY 10003, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:312-27. 2010
    ..Further, a better understanding of barriers to the use of referrals/linkages to services posttest is needed...
  7. doi request reprint The initiation of homeless youth into the street economy
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research CDUHR, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Adolesc 32:357-77. 2009
    ..Qualitative and quantitative data sources were congruent. Intervention efforts are needed at multiple levels of influence to promote HY's success in the formal economy...
  8. doi request reprint Current and emerging research needs in studying the NYC HIV-drug use epidemic
    Sherry Deren
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, College of Nursing, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:316-9. 2011
    ..While this summary does not represent a comprehensive list, it is based on many of the questions raised in the articles in this Special Issue and identifies some of the directions to be investigated during the next decade...
  9. pmc HIV care providers' implementation of routine alcohol reduction support for their patients
    Shiela M Strauss
    Muriel and Virginia Pless Center for Nursing Research, NYU College of Nursing, 246 Greene Street, 616E, New York, New York 10003, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:211-8. 2009
    ..Findings also suggest the value of promoting increased self efficacy for at least some providers in implementing alcohol SBI components, especially through targeted alcohol SBI training...
  10. pmc "I thought there was no hope for me": a behavioral intervention for urban mothers with problem drinking
    Rebecca de Guzman
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:1252-66. 2006
    ..The authors conclude from these results that treatment approaches that take into account the complexity of urban mothers' lives and substance use patterns can successfully engage and treat these women at high risk for adverse outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Attachment style, childhood adversity, and behavioral risk among young men who have sex with men
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:402-13. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Correlates of drug treatment program staff's self efficacy to support their clients' hepatitis C virus (HCV) related needs
    Shiela M Strauss
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:245-51. 2007
    ..Efforts should focus on increasing staff's HCV knowledge in order to increase their confidence in providing HCV related support to their clients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C knowledge among staff in U.S. drug treatment programs
    Shiela M Strauss
    National Developmental and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:141-58. 2006
    ..The majority of those in the latter group had never participated in a training specifically devoted to HCV. Results suggest the need for effective HCV-related training for all staff in drug treatment programs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in traumatic events and rates of post-traumatic stress disorder among homeless youth
    Marya Viorst Gwadz
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY, USA
    J Adolesc 30:117-29. 2007
    ..Symptoms of depression and anxiety were found to co-occur with PTSD for females, which may complicate treatment efforts. Further investigation of the impact of trauma on homeless males is needed...
  15. pmc Homelessness and drug abuse among young men who have sex with men in New York city: a preliminary epidemiological trajectory
    Michael C Clatts
    Institute for International Research on Youth at Risk, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Adolesc 28:201-14. 2005
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Research Grants13

  1. Peer-Driven Intervention to Enroll Minorities/Women in HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials
    Marya Gwadz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Consistent with the NIH Roadmap for Medical Research and Healthy People 2010, study findings will also have valuable applications to other spheres where racial/ethnic and gender-related health disparities are found. ..
  2. INTERVENTIONS FOR HIV+ MOTHERS WITH DRINKING PROBLEMS
    Marya Gwadz; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. Peer-Driven Intervention to Enroll Minorities/Women in HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials
    Marya Gwadz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Consistent with the NIH Roadmap for Medical Research and Healthy People 2010, study findings will also have valuable applications to other spheres where racial/ethnic and gender-related health disparities are found. ..