William L Jeffries

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Beyond the bisexual bridge: sexual health among U.S. men who have sex with men and women
    William L Jeffries
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 47:320-9. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Homophobia is associated with sexual behavior that increases risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV infection among black men who have sex with men
    William L Jeffries
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Sciences, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road MS E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1442-53. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Comparisons of disparities and risks of HIV infection in black and other men who have sex with men in Canada, UK, and USA: a meta-analysis
    Gregorio A Millett
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet 380:341-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Unhealthy environments, unhealthy consequences: Experienced homonegativity and HIV infection risk among young men who have sex with men
    William L Jeffries
    a Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 12:116-129. 2017
  5. doi request reprint Common roots: a contextual review of HIV epidemics in black men who have sex with men across the African diaspora
    Gregorio A Millett
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 20201, USA
    Lancet 380:411-23. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Young Sexual Minority Males in the United States: Sociodemographic Characteristics And Sexual Attraction, Identity and Behavior
    Amy M Fasula
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention in the National Center on HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 48:3-8. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Mistaken assumptions and missed opportunities: correlates of undiagnosed HIV infection among black and Latino men who have sex with men
    Gregorio A Millett
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:64-71. 2011
  8. pmc Evaluation of the Acceptance Journeys Social Marketing Campaign to Reduce Homophobia
    Shawnika J Hull
    Shawnika J Hull is with the Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC Catasha R Davis is with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin, Madison Gary Hollander is with Diverse and Resilient Inc, Milwaukee, WI Mari Gasiorowicz and Anneke Mohr are with with the Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison William L Jeffries IV, Simone Gray, and Jeanne Bertolli are with the Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 107:173-179. 2017
  9. doi request reprint An exploration of religion and spirituality among young, HIV-infected gay and bisexual men in the USA
    William L Jeffries
    a National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cult Health Sex 16:1070-83. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Increased HIV and primary and secondary syphilis diagnoses among young men--United States, 2004-2008
    Elizabeth A Torrone
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:328-35. 2011

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Beyond the bisexual bridge: sexual health among U.S. men who have sex with men and women
    William L Jeffries
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 47:320-9. 2014
    ..Historically, an undue focus on MSMW's potential role in transmitting HIV to women has resulted in limited understanding of these men's unique sexual health needs. This article discusses the sexual health of MSMW in the U.S...
  2. doi request reprint Homophobia is associated with sexual behavior that increases risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV infection among black men who have sex with men
    William L Jeffries
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Sciences, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road MS E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1442-53. 2013
    ..None of the social integration measures buffered these associations. Homophobia may promote acquisition and transmission of HIV infection among black MSM. Interventions are needed to reduce homophobia experienced by black MSM...
  3. doi request reprint Comparisons of disparities and risks of HIV infection in black and other men who have sex with men in Canada, UK, and USA: a meta-analysis
    Gregorio A Millett
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet 380:341-8. 2012
    ..We did a meta-analysis to assess factors associated with disparities in HIV infection in black men who have sex with men (MSM) in Canada, the UK, and the USA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Unhealthy environments, unhealthy consequences: Experienced homonegativity and HIV infection risk among young men who have sex with men
    William L Jeffries
    a Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 12:116-129. 2017
    ..Results illustrate multiple pathways through which experienced homonegativity may increase HIV vulnerability among young MSM. Interventions that target homonegativity might help to reduce the burden of HIV within this population...
  5. doi request reprint Common roots: a contextual review of HIV epidemics in black men who have sex with men across the African diaspora
    Gregorio A Millett
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 20201, USA
    Lancet 380:411-23. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Young Sexual Minority Males in the United States: Sociodemographic Characteristics And Sexual Attraction, Identity and Behavior
    Amy M Fasula
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention in the National Center on HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 48:3-8. 2016
    ..HIV incidence is increasing among 13-24-year-old U.S. men who have sex with men, yet limited research is available to guide HIV prevention efforts for this population...
  7. doi request reprint Mistaken assumptions and missed opportunities: correlates of undiagnosed HIV infection among black and Latino men who have sex with men
    Gregorio A Millett
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:64-71. 2011
    ..To identify demographic, behavioral, and psychological variables associated with being HIV positive unaware among black and Latino men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  8. pmc Evaluation of the Acceptance Journeys Social Marketing Campaign to Reduce Homophobia
    Shawnika J Hull
    Shawnika J Hull is with the Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC Catasha R Davis is with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin, Madison Gary Hollander is with Diverse and Resilient Inc, Milwaukee, WI Mari Gasiorowicz and Anneke Mohr are with with the Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison William L Jeffries IV, Simone Gray, and Jeanne Bertolli are with the Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 107:173-179. 2017
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the Acceptance Journeys social marketing campaign to reduce homophobia in the Black community in Milwaukee, Wisconsin...
  9. doi request reprint An exploration of religion and spirituality among young, HIV-infected gay and bisexual men in the USA
    William L Jeffries
    a National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cult Health Sex 16:1070-83. 2014
    ..Programmes and interventions that constructively engage with religious institutions and are sensitive to spiritual beliefs may promote these men's health. ..
  10. doi request reprint Increased HIV and primary and secondary syphilis diagnoses among young men--United States, 2004-2008
    Elizabeth A Torrone
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:328-35. 2011
    ..We describe the extent to which metropolitan areas of varying population sizes have reported increases in HIV and syphilis diagnoses in young MSM...