Peter R Kerndt

Summary

Affiliation: Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Strategies used in the detection of acute/early HIV infections. The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: I
    Peter R Kerndt
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Trasmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, CA, 90007, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1037-45. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and HIV prevalence among incarcerated men who have sex with men, 2000-2005
    Marjan Javanbakht
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:S17-21. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-embedded disease intervention specialist program for syphilis partner notification in a clinic serving men who have sex with men
    Ellen T Rudy
    Los Angeles County Division of HIV STD Programs, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:701-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Improving the implementation of a condom availability program in urban high schools
    Christine J De Rosa
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California 90007, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:572-9. 2012
  5. pmc There's no place like home: first-year use of the "I Know" home testing program for chlamydia and gonorrhea
    Harlan Rotblatt
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Division of HIV and STD Programs, 2615 South Grand Ave, Room 500, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1376-80. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infection testing of adult film performers: is disease being missed?
    Cristina Rodriguez-Hart
    Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Division of HIV and STD Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:989-94. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Check Yourself: a social marketing campaign to increase syphilis screening in Los Angeles County
    Aaron Plant
    From the Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:50-7. 2014
  8. pmc Condom distribution in jail to prevent HIV infection
    Arleen A Leibowitz
    Department of Public Policy, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Box 951656, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1656, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2695-702. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Client satisfaction with rapid HIV testing: comparison between an urban sexually transmitted disease clinic and a community-based testing center
    Lisa V Smith
    Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:693-700. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of inSPOTLA.org: an Internet partner notification service
    Aaron Plant
    Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:341-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Strategies used in the detection of acute/early HIV infections. The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: I
    Peter R Kerndt
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Trasmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, CA, 90007, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1037-45. 2009
    ..Efforts to identify newly infected persons should target specific populations and geographic areas based on knowledge of the local epidemiology of incident infections...
  2. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and HIV prevalence among incarcerated men who have sex with men, 2000-2005
    Marjan Javanbakht
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:S17-21. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-embedded disease intervention specialist program for syphilis partner notification in a clinic serving men who have sex with men
    Ellen T Rudy
    Los Angeles County Division of HIV STD Programs, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:701-5. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Improving the implementation of a condom availability program in urban high schools
    Christine J De Rosa
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California 90007, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:572-9. 2012
    ..We conducted an intervention to improve the implementation of a high school condom availability program, and evaluated its effect on students' awareness of the program and acquisition of condoms...
  5. pmc There's no place like home: first-year use of the "I Know" home testing program for chlamydia and gonorrhea
    Harlan Rotblatt
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Division of HIV and STD Programs, 2615 South Grand Ave, Room 500, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1376-80. 2013
    ..5%) had a positive test result. The strong response, high morbidity, and program scalability indicated strong potential as a new tool for STD control. ..
  6. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infection testing of adult film performers: is disease being missed?
    Cristina Rodriguez-Hart
    Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Division of HIV and STD Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:989-94. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Check Yourself: a social marketing campaign to increase syphilis screening in Los Angeles County
    Aaron Plant
    From the Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:50-7. 2014
    ..Check Yourself was planned with careful attention to the principles of social marketing, including formative research, market segmentation, and an emphasis on building a strong brand...
  8. pmc Condom distribution in jail to prevent HIV infection
    Arleen A Leibowitz
    Department of Public Policy, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Box 951656, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1656, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2695-702. 2013
    ..Cost savings were sensitive to the proportion of anal sex acts protected by condoms, thus allowing inmates more than one condom per week could potentially increase the program's effectiveness. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Client satisfaction with rapid HIV testing: comparison between an urban sexually transmitted disease clinic and a community-based testing center
    Lisa V Smith
    Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:693-700. 2006
    ..48, 95% CL: 1.51, 4.09). Further research may elucidate the reasons why some groups prefer to wait for results, and enable policymakers to better design strategies to reach high-risk groups with rapid HIV testing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of inSPOTLA.org: an Internet partner notification service
    Aaron Plant
    Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:341-5. 2012
    ..However, there have been limited quantitative data concerning use of the service for actual partner notification. This study investigated awareness and use of inSPOTLA among MSM, as well as the effect of an advertising campaign...
  11. pmc Methamphetamine use and other club drug use differ in relation to HIV status and risk behavior among gay and bisexual men
    Ellen T Rudy
    Department of Public Health, Los Angeles County, STD Program, Los Angeles, California 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:693-5. 2009
    ..Of 6435 participants, newly recognized HIV status (OR: 3.02 95% CI: 2.30, 3.99) was associated with methamphetamine use compared with nondrug users, an association not found among other club drug users...
  12. ncbi request reprint High Chlamydia and gonorrhea incidence and reinfection among performers in the adult film industry
    Binh Y Goldstein
    Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:644-8. 2011
    ..We sought to estimate the annual cumulative incidence of chlamydia (CT) and gonorrhea (GC) and assess the rate of reinfection among AFI performers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Concurrency, sex partner risk, and high-risk human papillomavirus infection among African American, Asian, and Hispanic women
    Marjan Javanbakht
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:68-74. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in high-risk communities
    Sarah L Guerry
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 2615 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Vaccine 29:2235-41. 2011
    ..We assessed human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake among adolescent girls, parents' intentions to vaccinate daughters, and barriers and facilitators of vaccination in a population at elevated risk for cervical cancer...
  15. pmc Methamphetamine use and high-risk sexual behaviors among incarcerated female adolescents with a diagnosed STD
    Jane K Steinberg
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, STD Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:352-64. 2011
    ....
  16. pmc Psychiatric context of acute/early HIV infection. The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: IV
    J Hampton Atkinson
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California of San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92103, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1061-7. 2009
    ..The psychiatric context of acute/early HIV infection may be a precursor to infection, but not necessarily a barrier to intervention to reduce forward transmission of HIV among persons newly infected...
  17. pmc Repeat syphilis among men who have sex with men in California, 2002-2006: implications for syphilis elimination efforts
    Stephanie E Cohen
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e1-8. 2012
    ..We examined rates of and risk factors for repeat syphilis infection among men who have sex with men (MSM) in California...
  18. pmc Condom use and high-risk sexual acts in adult films: a comparison of heterosexual and homosexual films
    Corita R Grudzen
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S152-6. 2009
    ..We compared the prevalence of condom use during a variety of sexual acts portrayed in adult films produced for heterosexual and homosexual audiences to assess compliance with state Occupational Health and Safety Administration regulations...
  19. pmc Syphilis control among incarcerated men who have sex with men: public health response to an outbreak
    James L Chen
    Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program, Los Angeles, Calif 95616, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1473-4. 2002
  20. doi request reprint Preventing sexually transmitted infections among incarcerated men who have sex with men: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Karunesh Tuli
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:S41-8. 2009
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of a screening, treatment, and condom provision intervention for inmates of a segregated unit for men who have sex with men at the Los Angeles County Men's Jail...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted diseases surveillance among incarcerated men who have sex with men--an opportunity for HIV prevention
    James L Chen
    Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:117-26. 2003
    ..Bridging HIV prevention into STD screening will require the integration of primary and secondary prevention services within the jail including case management, early treatment, and referral services...
  22. pmc The adult film industry: time to regulate?
    Corita R Grudzen
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e126. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing services among HIV-positive persons not in medical care
    Ellen T Rudy
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program, Los Angeles Health Department, Los Angeles, California 90007, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:207-13. 2005
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) counseling, testing, and referral (CTR) are provided in a wide variety of settings...
  24. doi request reprint Sexual intercourse and oral sex among public middle school students: prevalence and correlates
    Christine J De Rosa
    Health Research Association, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:197-205. 2010
    ..Better information is needed to guide interventions to prevent early sexual debut...