Susan Cassels

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sexual partner concurrency and sexual risk among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender American Indian/Alaska natives
    Susan Cassels
    Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98412, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:272-8. 2010
  2. pmc Mathematical models for HIV transmission dynamics: tools for social and behavioral science research
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research and the Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S34-9. 2008
  3. pmc HIV serosorting as a harm reduction strategy: evidence from Seattle, Washington
    Susan Cassels
    Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, Box 353412, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AIDS 23:2497-506. 2009
  4. pmc Discussion and revision of the mathematical modeling tool described in the previously published article "Modeling HIV Transmission risk among Mozambicans prior to their initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy"
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:858-62. 2009
  5. pmc Change in sexual activity 12 months after ART initiation among HIV-positive Mozambicans
    Cynthia R Pearson
    School of Social Work, Indigenous Wellness and Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:778-87. 2011
  6. pmc Concurrent partnerships, acute infection and HIV epidemic dynamics among young adults in Zimbabwe
    Steven M Goodreau
    Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:312-22. 2012
  7. pmc Interaction of mathematical modeling and social and behavioral HIV/AIDS research
    Susan Cassels
    Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 6:119-23. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Place and sexual partnership transition among young american Indian and alaska native women
    Cynthia R Pearson
    Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, School of Social Work, University of Washington, Box 354900, Seattle, WA, 98105 6299, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:1443-53. 2014

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Sexual partner concurrency and sexual risk among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender American Indian/Alaska natives
    Susan Cassels
    Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98412, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:272-8. 2010
    ..American Indian and Alaska Natives suffer pervasive health disparities, including disproportionately high rates of HIV. Sexual network dynamics, including concurrency and sexual mixing patterns, are key determinants of HIV disparities...
  2. pmc Mathematical models for HIV transmission dynamics: tools for social and behavioral science research
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research and the Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S34-9. 2008
    ..Our aims are to demonstrate the value that these analytic tools have for social and behavioral sciences in HIV prevention research, to identify gaps in the current literature, and to suggest directions for future research...
  3. pmc HIV serosorting as a harm reduction strategy: evidence from Seattle, Washington
    Susan Cassels
    Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, Box 353412, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AIDS 23:2497-506. 2009
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  4. pmc Discussion and revision of the mathematical modeling tool described in the previously published article "Modeling HIV Transmission risk among Mozambicans prior to their initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy"
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:858-62. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Change in sexual activity 12 months after ART initiation among HIV-positive Mozambicans
    Cynthia R Pearson
    School of Social Work, Indigenous Wellness and Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:778-87. 2011
    ..Ongoing secondary transmission prevention programs addressing sexual activity with multiple partners, disclosure to partners and consistent condom use with serodisconcordant partners must be incorporated throughout HIV care programs...
  6. pmc Concurrent partnerships, acute infection and HIV epidemic dynamics among young adults in Zimbabwe
    Steven M Goodreau
    Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:312-22. 2012
    ..The impact of acute infection is strongly moderated by concurrency. Reducing this impact by reducing concurrency could potentially end the current HIV epidemic in Zimbabwe...
  7. pmc Interaction of mathematical modeling and social and behavioral HIV/AIDS research
    Susan Cassels
    Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 6:119-23. 2011
    ..HIV is transmitted within complex biobehavioral systems. Mathematical modeling can provide insight to complex population-level outcomes of various behaviors measured at an individual level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Place and sexual partnership transition among young american Indian and alaska native women
    Cynthia R Pearson
    Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, School of Social Work, University of Washington, Box 354900, Seattle, WA, 98105 6299, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:1443-53. 2014
    ..15; 95 % CI 1.59, 10.68). Perceived "safe" places, e.g., friend's or family's house, were identified with risky behaviors; thus, homogeneous messaging campaigns may promote a false sense of safety. ..