Michele G Shedlin
Affiliation: University of Texas at El Paso
- Initial acculturation and HIV risk among new Hispanic immigrantsMichele G Shedlin
Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, Institute for AIDS Research, National Development and Research Institutes Inc, New York, NY, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 97:32S-37S. 2005..Research on the initial stage of acculturation of new immigrants is crucial for identifying AIDS prevention policies and priorities for this vulnerable population...
- Immigration and HIV/AIDS in the New York Metropolitan AreaMichele G Shedlin
University of Texas at El Paso, 1101 N Campbell St, Rm 716, El Paso, TX 79912, USA
J Urban Health 83:43-58. 2006....
- Research participant recruitment in Hispanic communities: lessons learnedMichele G Shedlin
College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 13:352-60. 2011..The authors discuss the strategies which facilitated recruitment of research subjects from these new Hispanic immigrant communities and the importance of behavioral research among these vulnerable communities...
- Training drug treatment patients to conduct peer-based HIV outreach: an ethnographic perspective on peers' experiencesHonoria Guarino
National Development and Research Institutes NDRI, Center for Technology and Health Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, New York, New York 10010, USA
Subst Use Misuse 45:414-36. 2010..Results of the ethnographic component of this study are summarized. The role of ethnographic methods in implementing and evaluating this kind of intervention is also discussed...
- Policies and laws affecting Mexican-origin immigrant access and utilization of substance abuse treatment: obstacles to recovery and immigrant healthEva M Moya
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences PhD Program, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas 79902, USA
Subst Use Misuse 43:1747-69. 2008..The research provides initial data for evidence-based intervention and reinforces the need for culturally and gender appropriate treatment services for poor immigrants and their families. The study's limitations are noted...
- The sexual experiences of Latino men who have sex with men who migrated to a gay epicentre in the USAFernanda T Bianchi
The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Cult Health Sex 9:505-18. 2007..Implications for future programme development are discussed alongside prevention efforts targeting migrants during this critical period...
- Drug Use and HIV Risk in NicaraguaMichele Shedlin; Fiscal Year: 2003..The dearth of behavioral and other data on HIV and substance abuse in Nicaragua, a country with many of the preconditions for a drug use-HIV epidemic, point to the critical need for the proposed research. ..