Maria R Khan

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Social and behavioral correlates of sexually transmitted infection- and HIV-discordant sexual partnerships in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York
    Maria R Khan
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:470-85. 2009
  2. pmc Incarceration and high-risk sex partnerships among men in the United States
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Urban Health 86:584-601. 2009
  3. pmc Perceived control over condom use among sex workers in Madagascar: a cohort study
    Audrey Pettifor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    BMC Womens Health 10:4. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Prenatal care in Kinshasa: Knowledge, beliefs, and barriers to timely care]
    Maria Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Sante 15:93-7. 2005
  5. pmc Depression, sexually transmitted infection, and sexual risk behavior among young adults in the United States
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:644-52. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Unmet need for contraception among sex workers in Madagascar
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contraception 79:221-7. 2009
  7. pmc Timing and duration of incarceration and high-risk sexual partnerships among African Americans in North Carolina
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:403-10. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV-related sexual behavior in urban, rural and border areas of Burkina Faso
    Maria Khan
    MEASURE Evaluation Project, Carolina Population Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:607-17. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Mobility and HIV-related sexual behavior in Burkina Faso
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and the MEASURE Evaluation Project at the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:202-12. 2008
  10. pmc Incarceration and risky sexual partnerships in a southern US city
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    J Urban Health 85:100-13. 2008

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Social and behavioral correlates of sexually transmitted infection- and HIV-discordant sexual partnerships in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York
    Maria R Khan
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:470-85. 2009
    ..Additional social and behavioral variables may be useful for identifying priority populations...
  2. pmc Incarceration and high-risk sex partnerships among men in the United States
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Urban Health 86:584-601. 2009
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  3. pmc Perceived control over condom use among sex workers in Madagascar: a cohort study
    Audrey Pettifor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    BMC Womens Health 10:4. 2010
    ..However, many existing analyses used cross-sectional data and little quantitative information exists to characterize the relationships between perceived control and actual condom use among sex worker populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Prenatal care in Kinshasa: Knowledge, beliefs, and barriers to timely care]
    Maria Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Sante 15:93-7. 2005
    ..Educating women on the importance of timely antenatal care and improving its financial accessibility should be priorities for maternal and child health programs in the DRC...
  5. pmc Depression, sexually transmitted infection, and sexual risk behavior among young adults in the United States
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:644-52. 2009
    ..To measure associations among depression, sexual risk behaviors, and sexually transmitted infection (STI) among white and black youth in the United States...
  6. doi request reprint Unmet need for contraception among sex workers in Madagascar
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contraception 79:221-7. 2009
    ..The study was conducted to investigate past and future pregnancy preferences and contraceptive need among Malagasy sex workers...
  7. pmc Timing and duration of incarceration and high-risk sexual partnerships among African Americans in North Carolina
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:403-10. 2008
    ..Incarceration may contribute to HIV transmission by disrupting stable partnerships and promoting high-risk partnerships. We investigated incarceration and high-risk partnerships among African Americans in North Carolina...
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV-related sexual behavior in urban, rural and border areas of Burkina Faso
    Maria Khan
    MEASURE Evaluation Project, Carolina Population Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:607-17. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Mobility and HIV-related sexual behavior in Burkina Faso
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and the MEASURE Evaluation Project at the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:202-12. 2008
    ..Mobile women were most likely to be interviewed at venues such as bars and clubs, making these appropriate locations for HIV/AIDS interventions. Mobility was not associated with HIV-related sexual behaviors among men...
  10. pmc Incarceration and risky sexual partnerships in a southern US city
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    J Urban Health 85:100-13. 2008
    ..Correctional-facility and community-based HIV prevention, with substance abuse treatment, should reach currently and formerly incarcerated individuals and their sexual partners...
  11. doi request reprint Sex ratio, poverty, and concurrent partnerships among men and women in the United States: a multilevel analysis
    Adaora A Adimora
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 23:716-9. 2013
    ..S. Whites. We investigated the relationship between contextual factors and concurrency...
  12. pmc Concurrent partnerships, nonmonogamous partners, and substance use among women in the United States
    Adaora A Adimora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7030, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:128-36. 2011
    ..We determined the prevalence, distribution, and correlates of US women's involvement in concurrent sexual partnerships, a sexual-network pattern that speeds population-wide HIV dissemination...
  13. pmc Locating the places people meet new sexual partners in a southern US city to inform HIV/STI prevention and testing efforts
    David A Wohl
    The Center for AIDS Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:283-91. 2011
    ..The systematic methodology used was successful in locating venues where risky encounters are established and reveal opportunities for targeted HIV prevention and testing programs as well as research...
  14. pmc Incarceration, sex with an STI- or HIV-infected partner, and infection with an STI or HIV in Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY: a social network perspective
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland at College Park, 1242 SPH Bldg, 2234M, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1110-7. 2011
    ..We examined the link between incarceration and sexually transmitted infection (STI), including HIV, from a social network perspective...
  15. pmc Dissolution of primary intimate relationships during incarceration and associations with post-release STI/HIV risk behavior in a Southeastern city
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:43-7. 2011
    ..Incarceration is associated with sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It may contribute to STI/HIV by disrupting primary intimate relationships that protect against high-risk partnerships...
  16. pmc Dissolution of primary intimate relationships during incarceration and implications for post-release HIV transmission
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 88:365-75. 2011
    ..These findings point to the need for longitudinal research into the effects of incarceration-related sexual network disruption on post-release HIV transmission risk...
  17. doi request reprint Notifying partners of patients with early syphilis in Madagascar: case-finding effectiveness and public health implications
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1090-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the case-finding effectiveness of a clinic-based partner notification effort for early syphilis in Madagascar...
  18. doi request reprint Predictors of adherent use of diaphragms and microbicide gel in a four-arm, randomized pilot study among female sex workers in Madagascar
    Abigail Norris Turner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:249-57. 2009
    ..Participants' protocol adherence may influence assessments of the effectiveness of new female-controlled methods for sexually transmitted infection prevention...
  19. doi request reprint High-risk sexual behavior at social venues in Madagascar
    Maria R Khan
    MEASURE Evaluation Project, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:738-45. 2008
    ..STI/HIV prevention based in social venues may play an important role in reaching individuals at risk of infection. We identified venues where people meet sexual partners and measured the need and potential for venue-based prevention...
  20. doi request reprint Non-injection and injection drug use and STI/HIV risk in the United States: the degree to which sexual risk behaviors versus sex with an STI-infected partner account for infection transmission among drug users
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL, 32607, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1185-94. 2013
    ..The results underscore the importance of sexual risk reduction among all drug users including IDUs, who face high sexual as well as parenteral transmission risk...
  21. ncbi request reprint The promise of multimedia technology for STI/HIV prevention: frameworks for understanding improved facilitator delivery and participant learning
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland at College Park, MD 20742, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1949-60. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Reducing vertical HIV transmission in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: trends in HIV prevalence and service delivery
    Frieda Behets
    Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS Care 21:583-90. 2009
    ..The observed differences in HIV prevalence highlight the importance of selecting representative sentinel surveillance centers...
  23. pmc Group sex events and HIV/STI risk in an urban network
    Samuel R Friedman
    National Development and Research Institutes, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:440-6. 2008
    ..To describe: (a) the prevalence and individual and network characteristics of group sex events (GSEs) and GSE attendees; and (b) HIV/sexually transmitted infection (STI) discordance among respondents who said they went to a GSE together...
  24. doi request reprint Vaginal microbicide and diaphragm use for sexually transmitted infection prevention: a randomized acceptability and feasibility study among high-risk women in Madagascar
    Frieda M Behets
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:818-26. 2008
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  25. pmc Adolescent criminal justice involvement and adulthood sexually transmitted infection in a nationally representative US sample
    Maria R Khan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Urban Health 90:717-28. 2013
    ..The disruptive effect of adolescent CJI may contribute to a trajectory associated with STI in adulthood. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Terrorism, civil war, one-sided violence and global burden of disease
    Bradley T Kerridge
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Med Confl Surviv 28:199-218. 2012
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