Tooru Nemoto

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Promoting health for transgender women: Transgender Resources and Neighborhood Space (TRANS) program in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery St, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:382-4. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Social context of HIV risk behaviours among male-to-female transgenders of colour
    T Nemoto
    University of California at San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 16:724-35. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS surveillance and prevention studies in Japan: summary and recommendations
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94109, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:27-42. 2004
  4. pmc HIV risk behaviors among male-to-female transgender persons of color in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1193-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint HIV risk among Asian women working at massage parlors in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:245-56. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV risk and prevention among Asian/Pacific Islander men who have sex with men: listen to our stories
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:7-20. 2003
  7. pmc Risk behaviors of Filipino methamphetamine users in San Francisco: implications for prevention and treatment of drug use and HIV
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies at the University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:S30-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors among Asian drug users in San Francisco
    T Nemoto
    Asian American Recovery Services, San Francisco, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:126-40. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors among Asian women who work at massage parlors in San Francisco: perspectives from masseuses and owners/managers
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Ste 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:444-56. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Need for HIV/AIDS education and intervention for MTF transgenders: responding to the challenge
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AID Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Homosex 51:183-202. 2006

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Promoting health for transgender women: Transgender Resources and Neighborhood Space (TRANS) program in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery St, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:382-4. 2005
    ..Evaluation findings indicate that this community-tailored intervention may be an effective way to reach transgender women and reduce sexual risk behaviors, depression, and perceived barriers to substance abuse treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social context of HIV risk behaviours among male-to-female transgenders of colour
    T Nemoto
    University of California at San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 16:724-35. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS surveillance and prevention studies in Japan: summary and recommendations
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94109, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:27-42. 2004
    ..Recommendations and suggestions are presented for future HIV prevention research and structural changes in the Japanese government system, which funds HIV/AIDS care and prevention studies...
  4. pmc HIV risk behaviors among male-to-female transgender persons of color in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1193-9. 2004
    ..The authors examined HIV risk behaviors among African American, Asian/Pacific Islander (API), and Latina male-to-female (MTF) transgender persons in order to improve HIV prevention programs...
  5. ncbi request reprint HIV risk among Asian women working at massage parlors in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:245-56. 2003
    ..Interventions should address cultural and occupational contexts in which Asian masseuses engage in sex work, and should focus on altering massage parlor policies and work environments...
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV risk and prevention among Asian/Pacific Islander men who have sex with men: listen to our stories
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:7-20. 2003
    ....
  7. pmc Risk behaviors of Filipino methamphetamine users in San Francisco: implications for prevention and treatment of drug use and HIV
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies at the University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:S30-8. 2002
    ..This study describes the demographics, HIV risk and drug use behaviors, and psychosocial status of Filipino American methamphetamine users in the San Francisco Bay area...
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors among Asian drug users in San Francisco
    T Nemoto
    Asian American Recovery Services, San Francisco, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:126-40. 2000
    ..Among IDUs, half cited trust as a reason for having shared needles. AIDS prevention programs targeting Asian drug users should consider specific cultural factors among high-risk groups (i.e., Filipinos, immigrants, women, and IDUs)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors among Asian women who work at massage parlors in San Francisco: perspectives from masseuses and owners/managers
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Ste 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:444-56. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Need for HIV/AIDS education and intervention for MTF transgenders: responding to the challenge
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AID Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Homosex 51:183-202. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Social factors related to risk for violence and sexually transmitted infections/HIV among Asian massage parlor workers in San Francisco
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:475-83. 2004
    ..Study findings suggest that individualized as well as community-level interventions are necessary to improve these women's health and decrease their prolonged exposure to risks for STIs and violence...
  12. doi request reprint Practices of receptive and insertive anal sex among transgender women in relation to partner types, sociocultural factors, and background variables
    Tooru Nemoto
    a Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 26:434-40. 2014
    ..An HIV prevention intervention study must be developed and evaluated, which aims to reduce HIV-positive and -negative transgender women's URAS and UIAS. ..
  13. pmc HIV-related risk behaviors among kathoey (male-to-female transgender) sex workers in Bangkok, Thailand
    Tooru Nemoto
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 24:210-9. 2012
    ..The study provided implications for facilitating HIV testing and developing future HIV prevention intervention programs for KSWs in Thailand...
  14. ncbi request reprint Substance use and sexual behaviors among Japanese tourists, students, and temporary workers in Honolulu, Hawaii
    Tooru Nemoto
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 19:68-81. 2007
    ..g., temporary workers in Hawaii), and provide information about HIV/STD prevention in relation to substance use...
  15. doi request reprint Targeted expansion project for outreach and treatment for substance abuse and HIV risk behaviors in Asian and Pacific Islander communities
    Tooru Nemoto
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:175-91. 2011
    ..Although API organizations in the Bay Area have spearheaded HIV prevention, future programs must address substance use issues in relation to sexual risk behaviors, specific to API risk groups...
  16. doi request reprint Social and cultural contexts of HIV risk behaviors among Thai female sex workers in Bangkok, Thailand
    Tooru Nemoto
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 25:613-8. 2013
    ..g., self-esteem) and alcohol and drug use specific to work venues...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of exposure to transphobia on HIV risk behavior in a sample of transgendered women of color in San Francisco
    Eiko Sugano
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:217-25. 2006
    ..2 times higher risk for engaging in URAI compared to those reporting lower levels. Findings from this study corroborate the importance of exposure to transphobia on HIV risk, particularly among transgendered young adults...
  18. pmc Social support, exposure to violence and transphobia, and correlates of depression among male-to-female transgender women with a history of sex work
    Tooru Nemoto
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1980-8. 2011
    ..We determined racial/ethnic differences in social support and exposure to violence and transphobia, and explored correlates of depression among male-to-female transgender women with a history of sex work (THSW)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Conducting HIV interventions for Asian Pacific Islander men who have sex with men: challenges and compromises in community collaborative research
    Don Operario
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:334-46. 2005
    ..Strategies and best practices for building community capacity in evaluation research are provided, and theoretical considerations for conducting community-based health interventions are raised...
  20. ncbi request reprint HIV seroprevalence, risk behaviors, and cognitive factors among Asian and Pacific Islander American men who have sex with men: a summary and critique of empirical studies and methodological issues
    T Nemoto
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94109, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 10:31-47. 1998
    ..Thus, a conceptual framework for such methodologies with examples was reviewed. Two alternative methodologies, network analysis and venue-based sampling, were briefly discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviours among male-to-female transgenders in comparison with homosexual or bisexual males and heterosexual females
    T Nemoto
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94109, USA
    AIDS Care 11:297-312. 1999
    ..Adverse socioeconomic conditions and transgender-specific risk behaviours such as injecting hormones in relation to HIV risk behaviours must be targeted by future intervention studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Drug use behaviors among Asian drug users in San Francisco
    T Nemoto
    Asian American Recovery Services, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Addict Behav 24:823-38. 1999
    ..Therefore, drug abuse prevention programs should address both common factors among Asian drug users, as well as unique factors in specific target groups (e.g., ethnic groups, Asian immigrants, Asian women, refugees, and adolescents)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior and substance use among a sample of Asian Pacific Islander transgendered women
    Don Operario
    Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 234, UK
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:430-43. 2005
    ..15, 95% = 2.26, 22.63). Findings suggest that API MTF transgenders are on the front line of HIV risk for the API community, and provide insight into factors within this group that might contribute to unsafe sex and substance use...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Study of therapeutic community for drug dependence in San Francisco (I)]
    Nobuaki Morita
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki 305 8575, Japan
    Nihon Arukoru Yakubutsu Igakkai Zasshi 38:440-53. 2003
    ..In order to learn the programs of TCs, we attend the programs of Walden house and Asian and American Recovery Services (AARS), which San Francisco and rehabilitation programs in Japan and how to introduce the TC methods into Japan...