Steffanie Strathdee

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Young adult injection drug users in the United States continue to practice HIV risk behaviors
    Amanda J Rondinelli
    San Diego State University, Graduate School of Public Health, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:167-74. 2009
  2. pmc Evaluating the impact of Mexico's drug policy reforms on people who inject drugs in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico, and San Diego, CA, United States: a binational mixed methods research agenda
    Angela M Robertson
    Division of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Harm Reduct J 11:4. 2014
  3. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
  4. pmc Reducing harm from HIV/AIDS misconceptions among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: A cross sectional analysis
    Angela M Robertson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0680, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:35. 2012
  5. pmc Correlates of STI symptoms among female sex workers with truck driver clients in two Mexican border towns
    Nadine E Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:1000. 2012
  6. pmc Correlates of unprotected anal sex among men who have sex with men in Tijuana, Mexico
    Sergio Barrón-Limón
    National Center for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS CENSIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 12:433. 2012
  7. pmc Reductions in HIV/STI incidence and sharing of injection equipment among female sex workers who inject drugs: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    University of California San Diego, Department of Medicine, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65812. 2013
  8. pmc Concurrent sexual partnerships among female sex workers and their non-commercial male partners in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
    Angela Marie Robertson
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, Institute of the Americas, 10111 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:330-2. 2013
  9. doi request reprint HIV prevention among women in low- and middle-income countries: intervening upon contexts of heightened HIV risk
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 34:301-16. 2013
  10. pmc Mujer Mas Segura (Safer Women): a combination prevention intervention to reduce sexual and injection risks among female sex workers who inject drugs
    Alicia Vera
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:653. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Young adult injection drug users in the United States continue to practice HIV risk behaviors
    Amanda J Rondinelli
    San Diego State University, Graduate School of Public Health, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:167-74. 2009
    ..Injection drug users (IDUs) are at risk of acquiring HIV through injection and sexual practices...
  2. pmc Evaluating the impact of Mexico's drug policy reforms on people who inject drugs in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico, and San Diego, CA, United States: a binational mixed methods research agenda
    Angela M Robertson
    Division of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Harm Reduct J 11:4. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
    ..Our protocol will test a 'train-the-trainer' implementation model for transporting the Mujer Segura (Healthy Woman) intervention into community-based organizations (CBOs)...
  4. pmc Reducing harm from HIV/AIDS misconceptions among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: A cross sectional analysis
    Angela M Robertson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0680, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:35. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Correlates of STI symptoms among female sex workers with truck driver clients in two Mexican border towns
    Nadine E Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:1000. 2012
    ..As part of an international collaborative pilot study, we interviewed FSWs servicing truck driver clients along two major transportation corridors to explore factors associated with recent STI symptoms...
  6. pmc Correlates of unprotected anal sex among men who have sex with men in Tijuana, Mexico
    Sergio Barrón-Limón
    National Center for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS CENSIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 12:433. 2012
    ..This study investigated the prevalence and correlates of unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) in a sample of 260 MSM in Tijuana, Mexico...
  7. pmc Reductions in HIV/STI incidence and sharing of injection equipment among female sex workers who inject drugs: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    University of California San Diego, Department of Medicine, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65812. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Concurrent sexual partnerships among female sex workers and their non-commercial male partners in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
    Angela Marie Robertson
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, Institute of the Americas, 10111 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:330-2. 2013
    ..To investigate the prevalence and correlates of concurrent (overlapping) sexual partnerships among female sex workers (FSWs) and their non-commercial male partners in two Mexico-US border cities...
  9. doi request reprint HIV prevention among women in low- and middle-income countries: intervening upon contexts of heightened HIV risk
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 34:301-16. 2013
    ..We suggest avenues for future research and new intervention targets as well as a more nuanced approach to understanding the structural and social vulnerability of women to HIV infection in these settings...
  10. pmc Mujer Mas Segura (Safer Women): a combination prevention intervention to reduce sexual and injection risks among female sex workers who inject drugs
    Alicia Vera
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:653. 2012
    ..We conducted a 2×2 factorial randomized controlled trial to evaluate combination interventions to simultaneously reduce sexual and injection risks among FSW-IDUs in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico...
  11. pmc Towards combination HIV prevention for injection drug users: addressing addictophobia, apathy and inattention
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 7:320-5. 2012
    ..We make recommendations for future HIV research and policy...
  12. pmc Border crossing to inject drugs in Mexico among injection drug users in San Diego, California
    Tyson Volkmann
    Division of Global Public Health, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:281-6. 2012
    ..Prospective studies should monitor trends in cross-border drug use in light of recent Mexican drug policy reforms partially decriminalizing drug possession...
  13. pmc The emerging HIV epidemic on the Mexico-U.S. border: an international case study characterizing the role of epidemiology in surveillance and response
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:426-38. 2012
    ..S. border states that identified an emerging HIV epidemic and generated a policy response...
  14. pmc Study protocol for the recruitment of female sex workers and their non-commercial partners into couple-based HIV research
    Jennifer L Syvertsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of South Florida, 4202 East FowlerAvenue, SOC 107, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:136. 2012
    ..We provide an overview of our study and specifically focus on the sampling, recruitment, screening, and successful enrollment of high risk couples into a public health study in this context...
  15. pmc Prevalence and correlates of HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis B and C infection and harm reduction program use among male injecting drug users in Kabul, Afghanistan: A cross-sectional assessment
    Catherine S Todd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:22. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  16. pmc Knowledge, perceived stigma, and care-seeking experiences for sexually transmitted infections: a qualitative study from the perspective of public clinic attendees in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Monica Malta
    Social Science Department, Sergio Arouca School of Public Health DCS ENSP, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 7:18. 2007
    ..The study focused on eliciting the perspective of clinic users with regard to those factors influencing their STI care-seeking decisions and the health education and counseling which they received during their clinic visit...
  17. pmc Factors associated with sex in the context of methamphetamine use in different sexual venues among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry MC 0680, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:178. 2010
    ....
  18. pmc Seroprevalence and correlates of HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis B and C virus among intrapartum patients in Kabul, Afghanistan
    Catherine S Todd
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:119. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc "Vivo para consumirla y la consumo para vivir" ["I live to inject and inject to live"]: high-risk injection behaviors in Tijuana, Mexico
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iv58-73. 2005
    ..Interventions are urgently needed to expand access to sterile injection equipment and offset the potential for a widespread HIV epidemic...
  20. pmc Facilitating entry into drug treatment among injection drug users referred from a needle exchange program: Results from a community-based behavioral intervention trial
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Ash Building, Room 118, Mailstop 0622, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 83:225-32. 2006
    ..Such initiatives could be implemented at more than 140 needle exchange programs currently operating in the United States. These data also support the need for more accessible programs such as mobile or office-based drug abuse treatment...
  21. pmc Individual, social, and environmental influences associated with HIV infection among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:369-76. 2008
    ..We examined correlates of HIV infection among injection drug users (IDUs) in Tijuana, Mexico, a city bordering the United States, which is situated on major migration and drug trafficking routes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Complex emergencies, HIV, and substance use: no "big easy" solution
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1637-51. 2006
  23. pmc Epidemiology of HIV among injecting and non-injecting drug users: current trends and implications for interventions
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:99-106. 2010
    ....
  24. pmc Factors associated with drug-related harms related to policing in Tijuana, Mexico
    Tyson Volkmann
    9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, La Jolla, California, 92093 0507, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:7. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  25. pmc Social and structural factors associated with HIV infection among female sex workers who inject drugs in the Mexico-US border region
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19048. 2011
    ..We studied correlates of HIV infection among FSW-IDUs in northern Mexico, where sex work is quasi-legal and syringes can be legally obtained without a prescription...
  26. pmc The color of meth: is it related to adverse health outcomes? An exploratory study in Tijuana, Mexico
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Am J Addict 17:111-5. 2008
    ..Further study is needed to confirm and determine the mechanism of this association to better inform prevention messages...
  27. pmc Differential effects of migration and deportation on HIV infection among male and female injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2690. 2008
    ..Future studies are needed to elucidate the context of mobility and HIV acquisition in this region, and whether US immigration policies adversely affect HIV risk...
  28. pmc Mexico's evolving HIV epidemic
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Dr, Mailstop 0622, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    JAMA 300:571-3. 2008
  29. pmc Factors associated with interest in initiating treatment for hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infection among young HCV-infected injection drug users
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California 92093, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:S304-12. 2005
    ..We sought to identify factors associated with interest in receiving therapy for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection among HCV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) in 3 United States cities...
  30. ncbi request reprint HIV and risk environment for injecting drug users: the past, present, and future
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    University of California, San Diego, Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Lancet 376:268-84. 2010
    ..Evidence-informed, rights-based, combination interventions protecting IDUs' access to HIV prevention and treatment could substantially curtail HIV epidemics...
  31. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Targeting HIV interventions to the most at risk--hindsight is 20/20
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Ash Building, Room 118, Mailstop 0622, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:158-9. 2005
  32. pmc Barriers and missed opportunities to HIV testing among injection drug users in two Mexico--US border cities
    Laura B Moyer
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 93093 0622, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:39-45. 2008
    ..We sought to identify barriers associated with HIV testing among injection drug users (IDUs) in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, the two largest Mexican border cities located across from San Diego, California and El Paso, Texas, respectively...
  33. pmc Methamphetamine-using felons: psychosocial and behavioral characteristics
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Addict 17:28-35. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that targeting meth use patterns and motivations, social networks, and sexual risk behaviors of meth-using felons may help to reduce HIV/AIDS transmission in and outside the prison system...
  34. pmc Differences in sexual risk behaviors among male and female HIV-seronegative heterosexual methamphetamine users
    W Susan Cheng
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:295-300. 2009
    ..Despite increased awareness and attention towards methamphetamine (MA) use among men who have sex with men (MSM), few studies have examined behaviors and effects of MA use among heterosexual populations...
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral correlates of depressed mood among female methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2007
    ..Psychosocial and behavioral factors are discussed in terms of treatment protocols for mood regulation and meth abatement in the target population...
  36. pmc Using respondent-driven sampling in a hidden population at risk of HIV infection: who do HIV-positive recruiters recruit?
    Daniela Abramovitz
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:750-6. 2009
    ..We examined recruitment patterns of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive injection drug users (IDUs) and identified factors associated with being recruited by an HIV-positive IDU in a RDS-based study...
  37. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal investigation into excess risk for blood-borne infection among young injection drug users (IUDs)
    Cari L Miller
    University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:527-36. 2007
    ..These factors underscore the need to target this age group and develop youth friendly interventions to minimize drug-related harms...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors by audio computer-assisted self-interviews among HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative injection drug users
    Grace E Macalino
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:367-78. 2002
    ..These findings support the validity of ACASI as an important mode of data collection in reducing socially desirable responding, especially among HIV-seropositive subjects...
  39. pmc Family conflict and depression in HIV-negative heterosexuals: the role of methamphetamine use
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:341-7. 2009
    ..Reducing family conflict may be an important first step toward ameliorating depressive symptoms and creating more supportive environments for methamphetamine users who are in urgent need of effective interventions...
  40. pmc Correlates of injection drug use among female sex workers in two Mexico-U.S. border cities
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:132-40. 2008
    ..To characterize the overlap between injection drug use and sex work by women in Tijuana and Cd. Juarez, situated on the Mexico-U.S. border...
  41. pmc HIV, hepatitis C, and hepatitis B infections and associated risk behavior in injection drug users, Kabul, Afghanistan
    Catherine S Todd
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1327-31. 2007
    ..The high prevalence of risky behavior indicate that Kabul is at risk for an HIV epidemic. Scale-up of harm-reducing interventions is urgently needed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in HIV-negative, heterosexual methamphetamine users: results from the Fast-Lane Study
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:263-74. 2007
    ..The risk of acquiring HIV is particularly high among persons who use methamphetamine, which is often associated with unprotected sex and high numbers of sexual partners...
  43. pmc Sexual marathons and methamphetamine use among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:583-90. 2009
    ..In multivariate analyses, use of sildenafil in the past two months was significantly correlated with participation in sexual marathons. Findings are discussed in terms of their implications for HIV/STI prevention and intervention...
  44. pmc Prevalence of hepatitis C virus and HIV infection among injection drug users in two Mexican cities bordering the U.S
    Emily Faye White
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Salud Publica Mex 49:165-72. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV infection and associated risk behaviors among injection drug users (IDUs) in two northern Mexican cities...
  45. pmc A comparison of registered and unregistered female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    Nicole Sirotin
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, LaJolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:101-9. 2010
    ..We examined correlates of registration to determine if it confers measurable health benefits...
  46. ncbi request reprint Drug user treatment referrals and entry among participants of a needle exchange program
    Elise D Riley
    University of California, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, California, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1869-86. 2002
    ....
  47. pmc Correlates of unprotected sex with female sex workers among male clients in Tijuana, Mexico
    Shira M Goldenberg
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:319-24. 2010
    ..Comparable data on FSWs' clients are lacking. We explored correlates of unprotected sex with FSWs among male clients in Tijuana...
  48. pmc Efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in HIV-positive MSM methamphetamine users: results from the EDGE study
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:249-57. 2007
    ..This study examined the efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in the context of ongoing methamphetamine use in a sample of HIV-positive, methamphetamine-using MSM...
  49. pmc Ethnic differences in substance use, sexual risk behaviors, and psychosocial factors in a sample of heterosexual methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1101-20. 2009
    ..Limitations and potential applications of these findings to prevention and treatment programs for ethnic minority populations are discussed...
  50. pmc Shooting gallery attendance among IDUs in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: correlates, prevention opportunities, and the role of the environment
    Morgan Philbin
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:552-60. 2008
    ..Harm reduction interventions based within shooting galleries should also be considered to prevent transmission of blood-borne pathogens among IDUs...
  51. pmc Latent tuberculosis among persons at risk for infection with HIV, Tijuana, Mexico
    Richard S Garfein
    University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:757-63. 2010
    ..28), age (OR 1.03 per year), and years lived in Tijuana (OR 1.02 per year) were independently associated with TB infection (p<0.05). Frequent LTBI in marginalized persons may lead to increases in TB as HIV spreads...
  52. pmc Increased drug use and STI risk with injection drug use among HIV-seronegative heterosexual methamphetamine users
    W Susan Cheng
    Native American Alliance for Emergency Preparedness NAAEP, California Department of Health Care Services, Davis, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 42:11-8. 2010
    ..HIV and STI prevention interventions should be tailored according to MA users' method of administration...
  53. pmc An exploration of contextual factors that influence HIV risk in female sex workers in Mexico: The Social Ecological Model applied to HIV risk behaviors
    Sandra E Larios
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1335-42. 2009
    ..Understanding the contextual factors associated with condom use among subgroups of FSWs has important implications for the development of HIV prevention interventions...
  54. pmc Methamphetamine initiation among HIV-positive gay and bisexual men
    Nadine Nakamura
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1176-84. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that methamphetamine initiation among gay and bisexual men is multifaceted, which could have implications for intervention development...
  55. pmc Binge use and sex and drug use behaviors among HIV(-), heterosexual methamphetamine users in San Diego
    W Susan Cheng
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:116-33. 2010
    ..This study identified sociodemographic factors, drug using practices, sexual behaviors, and motivational factors associated with binge (a period of uninterrupted) methamphetamine (MA) use among heterosexual MA users...
  56. pmc Predictors of safer sex intentions and protected sex among heterosexual HIV-negative methamphetamine users: an expanded model of the Theory of Planned Behavior
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:17-24. 2009
    ..g., methamphetamine use). Effective interventions for increasing safer sex practices in methamphetamine user will likely include constructs from this model with augmentations to help reduce methamphetamine use...
  57. pmc A qualitative exploration of gender in the context of injection drug use in two US-Mexico border cities
    Michelle Firestone Cruz
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Ash Building, Room 118, Mail stop 0622, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:253-62. 2007
    ..In these two cities, venue-based interventions may be more appropriate for male IDUs, whereas personal network interventions may be more appropriate among female IDUs...
  58. pmc Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to reduce HIV/STI incidence and promote condom use among female sex workers in the Mexico-US border region
    José L Burgos
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11413. 2010
    ..We assessed this intervention's cost-effectiveness...
  59. pmc Injecting drug users' experiences of policing practices in two Mexican-U.S. border cities: public health perspectives
    Cari L Miller
    University of California School of Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:324-31. 2008
    ..We undertook a qualitative study of IDUs' experiences of policing practices in two Mexican cities on the U.S. border...
  60. pmc Predictors of sexual risk reduction among Mexican female sex workers enrolled in a behavioral intervention study
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:S42-6. 2009
    ..We determined whether increases in condom use were predicted by social cognitive theory and injection drug user status among women randomized to this intervention...
  61. pmc Exploring stakeholder perceptions of acceptability and feasibility of needle exchange programmes, syringe vending machines and safer injection facilities in Tijuana, Mexico
    Morgan M Philbin
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 20:329-35. 2009
    ..We explored the acceptability and feasibility of such interventions in Tijuana, a city adjacent to San Diego, California...
  62. pmc Sexual risk behavior associated with co-administration of methamphetamine and other drugs in a sample of HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Addict 18:65-72. 2009
    ..Implications for further research and possible applications to risk-reduction interventions are discussed...
  63. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions for HIV-positive and HCV-positive drug users
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:115-30. 2006
    ....
  64. pmc Characteristics of female sex workers with US clients in two Mexico-US border cities
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:263-8. 2008
    ..Quasilegal prostitution in both cities attracts large numbers of sex tourists. We compared FSWs with and without US clients in both cities...
  65. pmc Influences of cross-border mobility on tuberculosis diagnoses and treatment interruption among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Robert Deiss
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1491-5. 2009
    ..We sought to identify correlates of reported lifetime diagnoses of TB among injection drug users in the border city of Tijuana, Mexico...
  66. pmc Methamphetamine-using HIV-positive men who have sex with men: correlates of polydrug use
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i120-6. 2005
    ....
  67. pmc Parsing social network survey data from hidden populations using stochastic context-free grammars
    Art F Y Poon
    Division of Comparative Pathology and Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e6777. 2009
    ..Moreover, current analytical models rely on unrealistic assumptions, e.g., that the traversal of social networks can be modeled by a Markov chain rather than a branching process...
  68. ncbi request reprint Unprotected anal intercourse and substance use before and after HIV diagnosis among recently HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Lydia N Drumright
    Antiviral Research Center, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:401-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess associations between unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) and substance use before and after HIV diagnosis among recently HIV-infected MSM...
  69. pmc Cross-sectional analysis of factors associated with prior contraceptive use among hospitalized obstetric patients in Kabul, Afghanistan
    Catherine S Todd
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Contraception 78:249-56. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to assess prevalence and correlates of prior contraceptive use among hospitalized obstetric patients in Kabul, Afghanistan...
  70. ncbi request reprint Health services utilization by injection drug users participating in a needle exchange program
    Elise D Riley
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:497-511. 2002
    ..To determine the characteristics associated with health care and drug treatment utilization among a distinctly high-risk sub-population of injectors participating in a needle exchange program (NEP)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Unprotected anal intercourse and substance use among men who have sex with men with recent HIV infection
    Lydia N Drumright
    Department of Medicine, Antiviral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:344-50. 2006
    ..To examine within-subjects and combined between- and within-subjects associations between substance use and unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) among men who have sex with men (MSM) with recent HIV infection...
  72. pmc Injection drug use as a mediator between client-perpetrated abuse and HIV status among female sex workers in two Mexico-US border cities
    Monica D Ulibarri
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:179-85. 2011
    ..Results suggest the need to address client-perpetrated violence and injection drug use when assessing HIV risk among FSWs...
  73. pmc Respondent-driven sampling of injection drug users in two U.S.-Mexico border cities: recruitment dynamics and impact on estimates of HIV and syphilis prevalence
    Simon D W Frost
    Department of Pathology and Antiviral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Urban Health 83:i83-97. 2006
    ..Although the frequency of HIV was low, syphilis prevalence was high, particularly in Tijuana. RDS-corrected estimates of syphilis prevalence were sensitive to model assumptions, suggesting that further validation of RDS is necessary...
  74. pmc The influence of perceived risk to health and immigration-related characteristics on substance use among Latino and other immigrants
    Victoria D Ojeda
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:862-8. 2008
    ....
  75. pmc Barriers to pharmacy-based syringe purchase among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico: a mixed methods study
    Robin A Pollini
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mailcode 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:679-87. 2010
    ..Interventions to expand OTC syringe sales to IDUs, particularly near detention facilities, will facilitate safer injection practices...
  76. pmc The harm inside: injection during incarceration among male injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Robin A Pollini
    Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0628, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 103:52-8. 2009
    ..Corrections-based interventions to reduce injection and syringe sharing are urgently needed, as are risk reduction interventions for male IDUs who have sex with men while incarcerated...
  77. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of barriers and facilitators to participation in clinical trials in HIV-positive Latinas: a pilot study
    Maria Luisa Zuniga
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0628, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1322-30. 2007
    ..We studied barriers and facilitators to HIV/AIDS trial participation in HIV-positive Latinas in the U.S.-Mexico border region...
  78. ncbi request reprint A peer-education intervention to reduce injection risk behaviors for HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in young injection drug users
    Richard S Garfein
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 21:1923-32. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether a behavioral intervention, which taught peer education skills, could reduce injection and sexual risk behaviors associated with primary HIV and hepatitis C virus infection (HCV) among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  79. pmc Estimated numbers of men and women infected with HIV/AIDS in Tijuana, Mexico
    Kimberly C Brouwer
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0622, La Jolla, San Diego, CA, 93093 0622, USA
    J Urban Health 83:299-307. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that up to one in every 125 persons aged 15-49 years in Tijuana is HIV-infected. Interventions to reduce ongoing spread of HIV are urgently needed...
  80. pmc Indicators of methamphetamine use and abuse in San Diego County, California: 2001-2005
    Robin A Pollini
    University of California San Diego School of Medicine, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2007
    ..The availability of multiple data sources is imperative for constructing valid characterizations of trends in methamphetamine use and abuse and its affect on health...
  81. ncbi request reprint Correlates of receptive and distributive needle sharing among injection drug users in Kabul, Afghanistan
    Catherine S Todd
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0622, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:91-100. 2008
    ..60, 95% CI: 1.66-4.06; Distributive: AOR = 1.56, 95% CI: 1.02-2.39). Receptive and distributive sharing are common among IDU in Kabul; scaling up availability of sterile, no-cost injecting equipment is urgently needed...
  82. pmc High-risk sexual and drug using behaviors among male injection drug users who have sex with men in 2 Mexico-US border cities
    Robert G Deiss
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, California 92093 0622, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:243-9. 2008
    ..The population of Latino men who have sex with men (MSM) and who are also injection drug users (IDUs) is understudied. We explored risk behaviors of MSM/IDUs compared with other male IDUs in 2 Mexican border cities...
  83. ncbi request reprint Needle-exchange programs and the prevention of HIV infection. Interview by Vicki Glaser
    Steffanie Strathdee
    Division of International and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:373-8. 2004
  84. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of community-acquired acute-phase hepatitis C virus infection
    Andrea L Cox
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:951-8. 2005
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus infection and vaccination among young injection and non-injection drug users: missed opportunities to prevent infection
    Irene Kuo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, E6006 Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:69-78. 2004
    ..We examined correlates of HBV infection and vaccination and the missed vaccination opportunities among young injection drug users (IDUs) and non-injection drug users (NIDUs)...
  86. pmc Incidence of and risk factors for sexual orientation-related physical assault among young men who have sex with men
    Thomas M Lampinen
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:1028-35. 2008
    ..We sought to determine incidence of, prevalence of, and risk factors for sexual orientation-related physical assault in young men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  87. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence and correlates of receptive needle sharing among injection drug users in the Mexican-U.s. border city of Tijuana
    Carlos Magis-Rodriguez
    Centro Nacional para la Prevencion y Control del VIH SIDA e ITS, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:333-9. 2005
    ..21-3.24). These results underscore the need to increase access to voluntary HIV testing and counseling to IDUs and migrants in Tijuana, as well as expand access to sterile syringes in an effort to avert widespread HIV transmission...
  88. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior among injection drug users before widespread availability of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Melanie L Rusch
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    AIDS Behav 9:289-99. 2005
    ..No significant change in the odds of inconsistent condom use was observed with continued study exposure. Condom use remained low, indicating a need for interventions to reduce sexual risks and HIV transmission in this population...
  89. ncbi request reprint Changes in willingness to participate in HIV vaccine trials among HIV-negative injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:301-9. 2005
    ..In this cohort, WTP remained strong and modestly increased over the study period. These results should be considered in the planning of sampling and retention strategies for future vaccine trials...
  90. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of chlamydia trachomatis, neisseria gonorrhoeae, trichomonas vaginalis infections, and bacterial vaginosis among a cohort of young injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland
    Sabrina S Plitt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:446-53. 2005
    ..Injection drug users (IDUs) consistently demonstrate high-risk behaviors for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This study examines STI prevalence and correlates among young IDUs...
  91. ncbi request reprint Circumstances surrounding the first injection experience and their association with future syringe sharing behaviors in young urban injection drug users
    Laura A Novelli
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, E6006, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:303-9. 2005
    ..70-4.64). These data suggest that injection-related risk behaviors may be established as early as the onset of injection initiation, supporting the need to educate non-injectors of the harms associated with unsafe injection practices...
  92. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward HIV treatments influence unsafe sexual and injection practices among injecting drug users
    Waimar Tun
    Infectious Disease Program, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 17:1953-62. 2003
    ..To determine if HIV treatment-related attitudes are associated with unprotected sex and needle sharing among HIV-seropositive and -seronegative injecting drug users (IDU) in Baltimore, Maryland...
  93. ncbi request reprint Rise in needle sharing among injection drug users in Pakistan during the Afghanistan war
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 71:17-24. 2003
    ..36), being homeless (AOR=3.91), having been arrested (AOR=6.00), and re-using syringes (AOR=6.19). Expansion of needle exchange, drug treatment and supportive services is urgently needed to avoid an explosive HIV epidemic in Pakistan...
  94. pmc HIV/AIDS risk behaviors and correlates of injection drug use among drug users in Pakistan
    Mohammad Abrar Ahmed
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 80:321-9. 2003
    ..Interventions to discourage transitions to injection, increase HIV testing, and safeguard the blood supply in Pakistan are urgently needed...
  95. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of referring drug users from a needle exchange program into an addiction treatment program: experience with a mobile treatment van and LAAM maintenance
    Irene Kuo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 24:67-74. 2003
    ..0001). Although LAAM is no longer considered a first line treatment for heroin addiction, these results demonstrate the feasibility of utilizing long-acting agonist therapies such as LAAM to treat opioid dependence among NEP attenders...
  96. ncbi request reprint Readiness for cessation of drug use among recent attenders and nonattenders of a needle exchange program
    Leigh A Henderson
    Synectics for Management Decisions, Inc, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:229-37. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that formal collaboration between NEPs and drug treatment programs could increase the proportion of IDUs in treatment...
  97. ncbi request reprint Social circumstances of initiation of injection drug use and early shooting gallery attendance: implications for HIV intervention among adolescent and young adult injection drug users
    Crystal M Fuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailam School of Public Health, Columbia, New York 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:86-93. 2003
    ..Hence, older IDUs may serve as a bridge group to SGs, transmitting HIV from older to younger IDUs...
  98. ncbi request reprint Willingness to participate and enroll in a phase 3 preventive HIV-1 vaccine trial
    Jacqueline M O'Connell
    BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, University of British Columbia, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:521-8. 2002
    ....
  99. ncbi request reprint Transmission and prevention of HIV and sexually transmitted infections in war settings: implications for current and future armed conflicts
    Catherine A Hankins
    AIDS 16:2245-52. 2002
  100. ncbi request reprint Does bleach disinfection of syringes protect against hepatitis C infection among young adult injection drug users?
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    Epidemiology 13:738-41. 2002
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) has emerged as a major public health problem among injection drug users. In this analysis we examine whether disinfection of syringes with bleach has a potentially protective effect on anti-HCV seroconversion...
  101. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in the incidence of human immunodeficiency virus infection and risk behavior among injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland, 1988-1998
    Kenrad E Nelson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:641-53. 2002
    ..These data suggest that high-risk behavior and HIV incidence among IDUs have decreased recently in Baltimore. Nevertheless, additional prevention strategies are needed in these populations...

Research Grants45

  1. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  2. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  3. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This information will provide all NEP services with information enabling them to tailor services and optimize HIV risk reduction. ..
  4. Epidemiologic Study on Changing HIV Risks Among FSW-IDUs on the Mexico-US Border
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study of its kind to be tested in any country, findings from which have particular relevance to resource-constrained environments. ..
  5. Drug Market Characteristics: Antecedents and Sequelae on the U.S. Mexico Border
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S., this study represents an unprecedented opportunity through which we can inform drug abuse prevention, treatment and drug policy in both the U.S. and Mexico. ..
  6. Reduce Transmission Risks & Improve HCV Treatment Access
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  7. Epidemiologic Study on Changing HIV Risks Among FSW-IDUs on the Mexico-US Border
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Interventions that reduce HIV risks among FSW-IDUs may curtail the burgeoning HIV epidemic in the U.S-Mexico border region, and have applicability to other resource-poor countries. Project Description Page 7 ..
  8. Proyecto Parejas: HIV/STI Risks among FSWs and their Non-Commercial Partners
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  9. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  10. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  11. Impact of Drug Policy Reform on the HIV Risk Environment among IDUs in Tijuana
    Steffanie A Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  12. Training Program in Substance Use, HIV and Related Infections
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. city in close proximity to a developing country (i.e., Mexico), creating the opportunity for hands-on training experiences that can be transported elsewhere as trainees develop into independent investigators. ..
  13. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  14. Proyecto Parejas: HIV/STI Risks among FSWs and their Non-Commercial Partners
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  15. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This information will provide all NEP services with information enabling them to tailor services and optimize HIV risk reduction. ..
  16. Epidemiologic Study on Changing HIV Risks Among FSW-IDUs on the Mexico-US Border
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Interventions that reduce HIV risks among FSW-IDUs may curtail the burgeoning HIV epidemic in the U.S-Mexico border region, and have applicability to other resource-poor countries. Project Description Page 7 ..
  17. Epidemiology of HIV and Hepatitis C Among Injecting Drug Users in Tijuana
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will inform the development of culturally-appropriate interventions in one of the largest Mexican-U.S. cities, which has implications for policy making and program planning for both countries. ..
  18. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  19. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  20. Epidemiologic Study on Changing HIV Risks Among FSW-IDUs on the Mexico-US Border
    Steffanie A Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study of its kind to be tested in any country, findings from which have particular relevance to resource-constrained environments. ..
  21. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This information will provide all NEP services with information enabling them to tailor services and optimize HIV risk reduction. ..
  22. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  23. Epidemiology of HIV and Hepatitis C Among Injecting Drug Users in Tijuana
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will inform the development of culturally-appropriate interventions in one of the largest Mexican-U.S. cities, which has implications for policy making and program planning for both countries. ..
  24. Reduce Transmission Risks & Improve HCV Treatment Access
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  25. Epidemiology of HIV and BBVs Among IDUs in Tijuana
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will inform the development of culturally-appropriate interventions in one of the largest Mexican-U.S. cities, which has implications for policy making and program planning for both countries. ..
  26. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  27. Proyecto Parejas: HIV/STI Risks among FSWs and their Non-Commercial Partners
    Steffanie A Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. Proyecto Parejas: HIV/STI Risks among FSWs and their Non-Commercial Partners
    Steffanie A Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  29. INCIDENCE OF HIV INFECTIONS IN A COHORT OF IV DRUG USERS
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Eleven ongoing and already separately funded studies critically depend on this cohort to provide a key population base for their studies. ..
  30. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  31. Epidemiology of HIV and BBVs Among IDUs in Tijuana
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will inform the development of culturally-appropriate interventions in one of the largest Mexican-U.S. cities, which has implications for policy making and program planning for both countries. ..
  32. Reduce Transmission Risks & Improve HCV Treatment Access
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  33. Epidemiology of HIV and BBVs Among IDUs in Tijuana
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will inform the development of culturally-appropriate interventions in one of the largest Mexican-U.S. cities, which has implications for policy making and program planning for both countries. ..
  34. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  35. Reduce Transmission Risks & Improve HCV Treatment Access
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....