Vincent Iacopino

Summary

Affiliation: Physicians for Human Rights
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neglect of medical evidence of torture in Guantánamo Bay: a case series
    Vincent Iacopino
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 8:e1001027. 2011
  2. pmc The impact of universal access to antiretroviral therapy on HIV stigma in Botswana
    William R Wolfe
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1865-71. 2008
  3. pmc Food insufficiency is associated with high-risk sexual behavior among women in Botswana and Swaziland
    Sheri D Weiser
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 4:1589-97; discussion 1598. 2007
  4. pmc A population-based study on alcohol and high-risk sexual behaviors in Botswana
    Sheri D Weiser
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e392. 2006
  5. pmc Medical evidence of human rights violations against non-Arabic-speaking civilians in Darfur: a cross-sectional study
    Alexander C Tsai
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 9:e1001198. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Human rights abuses and vulnerability to HIV/AIDS: the experiences of Burmese women in Thailand
    Karen Leiter
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Health Hum Rights 9:88-111. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of war-related sexual violence and other human rights abuses among internally displaced persons in Sierra Leone
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, 100 Boylston St, Suite 702, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    JAMA 287:513-21. 2002
  8. pmc Discriminatory attitudes and practices by health workers toward patients with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria
    Chen Reis
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e246. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician participation in human rights abuses in southern Iraq
    Chen Reis
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Mass 02116, USA
    JAMA 291:1480-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Human rights abuses and concerns about women's health and human rights in southern Iraq
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Mass 02116, USA
    JAMA 291:1471-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Neglect of medical evidence of torture in Guantánamo Bay: a case series
    Vincent Iacopino
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 8:e1001027. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc The impact of universal access to antiretroviral therapy on HIV stigma in Botswana
    William R Wolfe
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1865-71. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the impact of treatment access on HIV stigma in Botswana 3 years after the introduction of a national program of universal access to antiretroviral therapy...
  3. pmc Food insufficiency is associated with high-risk sexual behavior among women in Botswana and Swaziland
    Sheri D Weiser
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 4:1589-97; discussion 1598. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that food insufficiency is associated with HIV transmission behavior...
  4. pmc A population-based study on alcohol and high-risk sexual behaviors in Botswana
    Sheri D Weiser
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e392. 2006
    ..While alcohol use is strongly associated with HIV infection in Africa, few population-based studies have characterized the association of alcohol use with specific high-risk sexual behaviors...
  5. pmc Medical evidence of human rights violations against non-Arabic-speaking civilians in Darfur: a cross-sectional study
    Alexander C Tsai
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 9:e1001198. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Human rights abuses and vulnerability to HIV/AIDS: the experiences of Burmese women in Thailand
    Karen Leiter
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Health Hum Rights 9:88-111. 2006
    ..Moreover, as our documentation shows, this failure to incorporate human rights concerns into its national response to the epidemic virtually guarantees that HIV/AIDS will continue to be a problem in Thailand...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of war-related sexual violence and other human rights abuses among internally displaced persons in Sierra Leone
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, 100 Boylston St, Suite 702, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    JAMA 287:513-21. 2002
    ..Sierra Leone's decade-long conflict has cost tens of thousands of lives and all parties to the conflict have committed abuses...
  8. pmc Discriminatory attitudes and practices by health workers toward patients with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria
    Chen Reis
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e246. 2005
    ..The study involved a cross-sectional survey of 1,021 Nigerian health-care professionals (including 324 physicians, 541 nurses, and 133 midwives identified by profession) in 111 health-care facilities in four Nigerian states...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician participation in human rights abuses in southern Iraq
    Chen Reis
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Mass 02116, USA
    JAMA 291:1480-6. 2004
    ..Physicians are known to have participated in human rights abuses in Iraq during Saddam Hussein's Baathist regime, but the nature and extent of that participation are not well documented...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human rights abuses and concerns about women's health and human rights in southern Iraq
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Mass 02116, USA
    JAMA 291:1471-9. 2004
    ..Although human rights abuses have been reported in Iraq, the full scope of these abuses has not been well documented...
  11. ncbi request reprint Child labour in India: a health and human rights perspective
    Davuluri Venkateswarlu
    Glocal Research and Consultancy Services, Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Lancet 362:s32-3. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint A population-based assessment of women's mental health and attitudes toward women's human rights in Afghanistan
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:577-87. 2003
    ..To assess the health status of Afghan women and attitudes of these women and their male relatives during the period of Taliban rule toward women's rights and community development needs in Afghanistan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Child labor. A matter of health and human rights
    Rahel Mathews
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:181-2. 2003
    ..Child labor is a significant health and human rights problem for children in India. The progressive elimination of child labor practices will require the support of a wide cross-section of civil society...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maternal mortality in Herat Province, Afghanistan, in 2002: an indicator of women's human rights
    Lynn L Amowitz
    Physicians for Human Rights, 100 Boylston St, Suite 702, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    JAMA 288:1284-91. 2002
    ..Maternal mortality rates in Afghanistan are estimated to be high...
  15. pmc Health and human rights in Chin State, Western Burma: a population-based assessment using multistaged household cluster sampling
    Richard Sollom
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 8:e1001007. 2011
    ..We sought to quantify reported human rights violations in Chin State and associations between these reported violations and health status at the household level...
  16. pmc Routine HIV testing in Botswana: a population-based study on attitudes, practices, and human rights concerns
    Sheri D Weiser
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e261. 2006
    ..The Botswana government recently implemented a policy of routine or "opt-out" HIV testing in response to the high prevalence of HIV infection, estimated at 37% of adults...
  17. ncbi request reprint Coercive US interrogation policies: a challenge to medical ethics
    Leonard Rubenstein
    Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Mass, USA
    JAMA 294:1544-9. 2005