Jennifer L Evans

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Selling sex in unsafe spaces: sex work risk environments in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Lisa Maher
    The Kirby Institute formerly the National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 8:30. 2011
  2. pmc Testing for amphetamine-type stimulant (ATS) use to ascertain validity of self-reported ATS use among young female sex workers in Cambodia
    Vannda Kab
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:11. 2012
  3. pmc Biomarker validation of recent unprotected sexual intercourse in a prospective study of young women engaged in sex work in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:462-8. 2013
  4. pmc Mortality among young injection drug users in San Francisco: a 10-year follow-up of the UFO study
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:302-8. 2012
  5. pmc Temporal changes in HCV genotype distribution in three different high risk populations in San Francisco, California
    Paulo Telles Dias
    Núcleo de Estudos e Pesquisas em Atenção ao Uso de Drogas NEPAD Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro State University of Rio de Janeiro, 20940 200 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    BMC Infect Dis 11:208. 2011
  6. pmc Gender differences in sexual and injection risk behavior among active young injection drug users in San Francisco (the UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Urban Health 80:137-46. 2003
  7. pmc Predictors of injection drug use cessation and relapse in a prospective cohort of young injection drug users in San Francisco, CA (UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Prevention and Public Health Group, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:152-7. 2009
  8. pmc Revolving doors: imprisonment among the homeless and marginally housed population
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco at SF General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1747-52. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Heroin overdose among young injection drug users in San Francisco
    Kristen C Ochoa
    University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 995 Potrero Avenue, Building 90, Ward 95, Room 513, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:297-302. 2005
  10. pmc Hepatitis C virus risk behaviors within the partnerships of young injecting drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Addiction 105:1254-64. 2010

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Publications18

  1. pmc Selling sex in unsafe spaces: sex work risk environments in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Lisa Maher
    The Kirby Institute formerly the National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 8:30. 2011
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  2. pmc Testing for amphetamine-type stimulant (ATS) use to ascertain validity of self-reported ATS use among young female sex workers in Cambodia
    Vannda Kab
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:11. 2012
    ..To assess concordance between self-reported amphetamine-type stimulant (ATS) use and toxicology results among young female sex workers (FSW) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia...
  3. pmc Biomarker validation of recent unprotected sexual intercourse in a prospective study of young women engaged in sex work in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:462-8. 2013
    ..We sought to assess the validity of self-reported condom use using the rapid prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test among Cambodian FSWs...
  4. pmc Mortality among young injection drug users in San Francisco: a 10-year follow-up of the UFO study
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:302-8. 2012
    ..These findings highlight the continued need for public health interventions that address the risk of overdose in this population in order to reduce premature deaths...
  5. pmc Temporal changes in HCV genotype distribution in three different high risk populations in San Francisco, California
    Paulo Telles Dias
    Núcleo de Estudos e Pesquisas em Atenção ao Uso de Drogas NEPAD Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro State University of Rio de Janeiro, 20940 200 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    BMC Infect Dis 11:208. 2011
    ..In the United States (U.S.) HCV GT 1 is reported as the most common infecting GT among chronically infected patients. In Europe, however, recent studies have suggested that the epidemiology of HCV GTs is changing...
  6. pmc Gender differences in sexual and injection risk behavior among active young injection drug users in San Francisco (the UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Urban Health 80:137-46. 2003
    ..Interventions to reduce sexual and injection practices that put women at risk of contracting hepatitis and HIV are needed...
  7. pmc Predictors of injection drug use cessation and relapse in a prospective cohort of young injection drug users in San Francisco, CA (UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Prevention and Public Health Group, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:152-7. 2009
    ..Studies of injection drug use cessation have largely sampled adults in drug treatment settings. Little is known about injection cessation and relapse among young injection drug users (IDU) in the community...
  8. pmc Revolving doors: imprisonment among the homeless and marginally housed population
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco at SF General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1747-52. 2005
    ..We studied a sample of homeless and marginally housed adults to examine whether a history of imprisonment was associated with differences in health status, drug use, and sexual behaviors among the homeless...
  9. ncbi request reprint Heroin overdose among young injection drug users in San Francisco
    Kristen C Ochoa
    University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 995 Potrero Avenue, Building 90, Ward 95, Room 513, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:297-302. 2005
    ..We sought to identify prevalence and predictors of heroin-related overdose among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  10. pmc Hepatitis C virus risk behaviors within the partnerships of young injecting drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Addiction 105:1254-64. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether perceiving one's injecting partner to be HCV positive was associated with decreased odds of engaging in receptive needle/syringe sharing (RNS) or ancillary equipment sharing (AES) with that partner...
  11. ncbi request reprint Witnessing heroin-related overdoses: the experiences of young injectors in San Francisco
    Peter J Davidson
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Addiction 97:1511-6. 2002
    ..Assessment of young injectors' exposure and response to others' heroin-related overdose...
  12. pmc Cervical human papillomavirus infection among young women engaged in sex work in Phnom Penh, Cambodia: prevalence, genotypes, risk factors and association with HIV infection
    Marie Claude Couture
    University of California San Francisco, Global Health Sciences, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:166. 2012
    ..We examine the prevalence and genotypes of cervical HPV, as well as the associated risk factors among young women engaged in sex work in Phnom Penh, Cambodia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus seroconversion among young injection drug users: relationships and risks
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1558-64. 2002
    ..Interventions to reduce HCV transmission must recognize the importance of relationships on injecting risk...
  14. pmc Hepatitis B virus immunization among young injection drug users in San Francisco, Calif: the UFO Study
    Paula J Lum
    Positive Health Program, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0874, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:919-23. 2003
  15. pmc Correlates of amphetamine-type stimulant use and associations with HIV-related risks among young women engaged in sex work in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Marie Claude Couture
    University of California San Francisco, Global Health Sciences, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:119-26. 2012
    ..We examined the prevalence of ATS use and its effect on sexual risk behaviors, and sexually transmitted infections (STI) among FSWs in Phnom Penh, Cambodia...
  16. pmc Injecting risk behavior among traveling young injection drug users: travel partner and city characteristics
    Martha E Montgomery
    University of California, Berkeley and University of California, San Francisco Joint Medical Program, Berkeley and San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 90:500-15. 2013
    ..Risk behavior occurring in city visits, including equipment sharing and alcohol consumption, suggests further need for focused interventions to reduce risk for viral infection among this population...
  17. ncbi request reprint No door to lock: victimization among homeless and marginally housed persons
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2492-9. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence, distribution, and factors associated with sexual and physical assault, we surveyed homeless and marginally housed adults in San Francisco, Calif...
  18. pmc Preference, acceptability and implications of the rapid hepatitis C screening test among high-risk young people who inject drugs
    Benjamin Hayes
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Global Health Science, University of California San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:645. 2014
    ..People who inject drugs (PWID) are at highest risk for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, yet many remain unaware of their infection status. New anti-HCV rapid testing has high potential to impact this...