Susie Hoffman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology during pregnancy: evidence for an association with decreased fetal growth in pregnancies of lower social class women
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    Health Psychol 19:535-43. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Microbicide acceptability: insights for future directions from providers and policy makers
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:188-202. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors and the context of sexual coercion in young adults' sexual interactions: results from a diary study in rural South Africa
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:52-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:139-45. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:120-6. 2004
  6. pmc Female-condom use in a gender-specific family planning clinic trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1897-903. 2003
  7. pmc Covert use, vaginal lubrication, and sexual pleasure: a qualitative study of urban U.S. Women in a vaginal microbicide clinical trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:748-60. 2010
  8. pmc Everywhere you go, everyone is saying condom, condom. But are they being used consistently? Reflections of South African male students about male and female condom use
    Joanne E Mantell
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:859-71. 2011
  9. pmc The promises and limitations of female-initiated methods of HIV/STI protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NYS Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NY, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1998-2009. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Family planning providers' perspectives on dual protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:71-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology during pregnancy: evidence for an association with decreased fetal growth in pregnancies of lower social class women
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    Health Psychol 19:535-43. 2000
    ..These results raise the possibility that among lower status women, depressive mood may be associated with restricted fetal growth...
  2. doi request reprint Microbicide acceptability: insights for future directions from providers and policy makers
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:188-202. 2008
    ..Developing these approaches will maximize the positive influence that providers can exert on user acceptability of microbicides once they become available...
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors and the context of sexual coercion in young adults' sexual interactions: results from a diary study in rural South Africa
    S Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:52-8. 2006
    ..Gender inequalities in relationship power may promote unprotected sexual intercourse...
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:139-45. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The future of the female condom
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:120-6. 2004
  6. pmc Female-condom use in a gender-specific family planning clinic trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1897-903. 2003
    ..We evaluated female-condom use among women participating in an HIV/STD intervention designed to reduce unprotected sex and expand prevention strategies...
  7. pmc Covert use, vaginal lubrication, and sexual pleasure: a qualitative study of urban U.S. Women in a vaginal microbicide clinical trial
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:748-60. 2010
    ..A microbicide that increases pleasure for both partners could potentially be used without engendering opposition from primary partners...
  8. pmc Everywhere you go, everyone is saying condom, condom. But are they being used consistently? Reflections of South African male students about male and female condom use
    Joanne E Mantell
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:859-71. 2011
    ..Prevention initiatives should challenge traditional gendered norms that underpin poor condom uptake and continued use and build on the apparent shifts in these norms that are allowing women greater sexual agency...
  9. pmc The promises and limitations of female-initiated methods of HIV/STI protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NYS Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NY, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1998-2009. 2006
    ..Based on our analyses, we offer key policy and programmatic recommendations to increase promotion and effective use of women-initiated HIV/STI protection methods for both women and men...
  10. ncbi request reprint Family planning providers' perspectives on dual protection
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:71-8. 2003
    ..In-depth investigation of providers' attitudes about approaches to STD risk assessment, contraceptive counseling and dual protection--concurrent protection from STDs and unintended pregnancy--has been limited...
  11. pmc Project REACH: a provider-delivered dual protection intervention for women using family planning services in New York City
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 23:467-75. 2011
    ..Women in the intervention also had five times the odds of reporting female condom use. Results suggest that this intervention has the potential for a larger population impact and should be more rigorously evaluated in a Phase III trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and safer sex negotiation: effects of a gender-specific intervention
    Rita M Melendez
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032 2695, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 32:499-511. 2003
    ..A gender-specific intervention that focuses on negotiation skills in the context of potentially abusive partners benefits, and does not appear to harm, recently abused women...
  13. pmc Contexts of risk and networks of protection: NYC West Indian immigrants' perceptions of migration and vulnerability to sexually transmitted diseases
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 13:513-28. 2011
    ..West Indian immigrants' risk in NYC may be driven by access to wider sexual networks but failure to alter reliance on 'networks of knowledge' for protection...
  14. pmc Revisiting "Success": Posttrial analysis of a gender-specific HIV/STD prevention intervention
    Shari L Dworkin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:41-51. 2006
    ..Results also highlight women's empowerment narratives, reflecting the salience of bodily and sexual rights aspects of the intervention...
  15. pmc Gender norms in South Africa: implications for HIV and pregnancy prevention among African and Indian women students at a South African tertiary institution
    Joanne E Mantell
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:139-57. 2009
    ..The perceived changes that have taken place provide an entry point for intervention, particularly for reinforcing emerging gender norms that promote women's protection against unintended pregnancy and HIV/STIs...
  16. ncbi request reprint The Mpondombili Project: preventing HIV/AIDS and unintended pregnancy among rural South African school-going adolescents
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 14:113-22. 2006
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  17. pmc HIV Care and Treatment Beliefs among Patients Initiating Antiretroviral Treatment (ART) in Oromia, Ethiopia
    Olga Tymejczyk
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Urban Public Health, Hunter College, City University of New York, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, NY, 10035, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:998-1008. 2016
    ..In this setting, counselors also need to stress the benefits of ART as prevention and that Holy Water should not be used to the exclusion of HIV care and ART. ..
  18. pmc An Approach to Developing a Prediction Model of Fertility Intent Among HIV-Positive Women and Men in Cape Town, South Africa: A Case Study
    Dan Bai
    Department of Biostatistics, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 21:597-609. 2017
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  19. pmc Factors associated with initiation of antiretroviral therapy in the advanced stages of HIV infection in six Ethiopian HIV clinics, 2012 to 2013
    Denis Nash
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20637. 2016
    ..Intervening on the drivers of late ART initiation is a critical step towards achieving the full potential of HIV treatment scale-up. This study aimed to identify modifiable factors associated with late ART initiation in Ethiopia...
  20. pmc A randomized controlled trial to evaluate a structural intervention to promote the female condom in New York state
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1121-32. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that making subsidized FCs available and assisting agencies to formulate action plans led to increased FC promotion. Limitations and implications for future research and intervention efforts are discussed...
  21. pmc Anal use of the female condom: does uncertainty justify provider inaction?
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1185-94. 2009
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  22. pmc Promoting Female Condom Use Among Female University Students in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Results of a Randomized Behavioral Trial
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1129-40. 2015
    ..Introduction of a brief group-based MI FC promotion intervention with FC access holds promise for delivery in clinics and other community venues...
  23. ncbi request reprint Beyond the male condom: the evolution of gender-specific HIV interventions for women
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, NY 10032, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 14:114-36. 2003
    ..Finally, we discuss in detail several recent examples. We conclude with a discussion of future directions...
  24. ncbi request reprint HIV counseling and testing: women's experiences and the perceived role of testing as a prevention strategy
    Theresa M Exner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:76-83. 2002
    ..It is unclear why women decide to undergo testing for HIV, and how positive and negative testresults impact their sexual behavior...
  25. pmc HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk behaviors and beliefs among Black West Indian immigrants and US-born Blacks
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2042-50. 2008
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  26. pmc Health care providers: a missing link in understanding acceptability of the female condom
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:65-77. 2011
    ..Unless and until provider training on the female condom is greatly improved, broader acceptance of this significant public health contribution to preventing HIV/AIDS and unwanted pregnancy will not be achieved...
  27. pmc HIV/STI risk by migrant status among workers in an urban high-end entertainment centre in Eastern China
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:283-95. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that adaptation to local culture over time may increase HIV/STI risk behaviours, a troublesome finding...
  28. pmc Identifying Perceived Barriers along the HIV Care Continuum: Findings from Providers, Peer Educators, and Observations of Provider-Patient Interactions in Ethiopia
    Sarah Kulkarni
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, City University of New York School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 15:291-300. 2016
    ..Training is needed to improve interpersonal aspects of counseling and ensure providers elicit and address barriers to HIV care experienced by patients. ..
  29. pmc Disclosure History Among Persons Initiating Antiretroviral Treatment at Six HIV Clinics in Oromia, Ethiopia, 2012-2013
    Tsigereda Gadisa
    ICAP Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 21:70-81. 2017
    ..Although HIV status disclosure prior to ART initiation was high, some individuals cited concerns about unintended disclosure, gossip, and partner violence, and may benefit from additional disclosure support...
  30. pmc Pregnancy intent among a sample of recently diagnosed HIV-positive women and men practicing unprotected sex in Cape Town, South Africa
    Joanne E Mantell
    Division of Gender, Sexuality and Health, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY Women s Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, The City University of New York School of Public Health, Hunter College, New York, NY City of Cape Town Department of Health, Cape Town, South Africa and University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:S202-9. 2014
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  31. pmc HIV/AIDS surveillance data for New York City West Indian-born Blacks: comparisons with other immigrant and US-born groups
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2129-34. 2012
    ..Although the risk of HIV among New York City West Indian-born Black immigrants often is assumed to be high, population-based data are lacking, a gap we aimed to address...
  32. pmc Off-label use of the female condom for anal intercourse among men in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2241-4. 2011
    ..7; 95% confidence interval = 2.5, 64.9; P = .002). The safety and efficacy of the female condom for anal intercourse are unknown and should be evaluated...
  33. pmc Psychosocial implications of HIV serostatus disclosure to youth with perinatally acquired HIV
    E Karina Santamaria
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:257-64. 2011
    ..Yet, almost one third was entering puberty without important information regarding their illness. Caregivers need support to address factors impeding HIV disclosure...
  34. pmc A Clinical Home for Preexposure Prophylaxis: Diverse Health Care Providers' Perspectives on the "Purview Paradox"
    Susie Hoffman
    Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 15:59-65. 2016
    ..One barrier to wider preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) availability is uncertainty about the most appropriate providers and practice settings for offering PrEP...
  35. pmc Gender Differences and Psychosocial Factors Associated with Quality of Life Among ART Initiators in Oromia, Ethiopia
    Quynh T Vo
    ICAP Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:1682-91. 2016
    ..Protestant women and women in the low-middle social support category had lower life satisfaction scores. Assessment of HRQoL over time will help inform HIV care and treatment practices to ensure favorable patient outcomes. ..
  36. pmc Immediate Blood Draw for CD4+ Cell Count Is Associated with Linkage to Care in Durban, South Africa: Findings from Pathways to Engagement in HIV Care
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0162085. 2016
    ..We evaluated the impact of not having a day-of-diagnosis CD4+ count blood draw, as recommended by South African guidelines, on time to linkage, using data from a prospective cohort study...
  37. pmc The development and validation of a tool to assess nurse performance in dual protection counseling
    Jessica Adams-Skinner
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:265-71. 2009
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  38. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of tenofovir gel as a vaginal microbicide by US male participants in a Phase I clinical trial (HPTN 050)
    Alex Carballo-Dieguez
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral StudiesNew York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Care 19:1026-31. 2007
    ..Consistent microbicide use may be contingent on its ease of incorporation into typical sexual practices, type of sexual partnership and contextual issues...
  39. pmc Rethinking gender, heterosexual men, and women's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS
    Jenny A Higgins
    Office of Population Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:435-45. 2010
    ..We also call for an expanded model that acknowledges biology, gender inequality, and gendered power relations but also directly examines social structure, gender, and HIV risk for heterosexual women and men...
  40. ncbi request reprint A gender-specific HIV/STD risk reduction intervention for women in a health care setting: short- and long-term results of a randomized clinical trial
    A A Ehrhardt
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Care 14:147-61. 2002
    ..Thus, gender-specific interventions of sufficient intensity can promote short- and long-term sexual risk reduction among women in a family planning setting...
  41. ncbi request reprint Blockade of alpha 5 beta 1 integrins reverses the inhibitory effect of tenascin on chemotaxis of human monocytes and polymorphonuclear leukocytes through three-dimensional gels of extracellular matrix proteins
    J D Loike
    Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Immunol 166:7534-42. 2001
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  42. pmc Differential regulation of beta1 integrins by chemoattractants regulates neutrophil migration through fibrin
    J D Loike
    Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    J Cell Biol 144:1047-56. 1999
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  43. pmc The acceptability of the female condom: perspectives of family planning providers in New York City, South Africa, and Nigeria
    J E Mantell
    The HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Urban Health 78:658-68. 2001
    ..Designing training programs and other interventions that address sources of provider resistance and enhance providers' skills in teaching female condom negotiation strategies may help to increase clients' use of the female condom...
  44. pmc The problem of late ART initiation in Sub-Saharan Africa: a transient aspect of scale-up or a long-term phenomenon?
    Maria Lahuerta
    ICAP Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:359-83. 2013
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  45. doi request reprint Female condom promotion needed
    Susie Hoffman
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:348. 2008
  46. doi request reprint Acceptability of tenofovir gel as a vaginal microbicide among women in a phase I trial: a mixed-methods study
    Rochelle K Rosen
    The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:383-92. 2008
    ..The impact of acceptability factors on use of the gel and the relationship between qualitative and quantitative acceptability data are explored...
  47. ncbi request reprint Young men's HIV risks in South Africa: the importance of multiple risk behaviors
    Abigail Harrison
    AIDS 20:1467-8; author reply 1468-9. 2006
  48. pmc Men, multiple sexual partners, and young adults' sexual relationships: understanding the role of gender in the study of risk
    LUCIA F O'SULLIVAN
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 100, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Urban Health 83:695-708. 2006
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of implications for prevention program targeting young urban adults...
  49. pmc Gender role and relationship norms among young adults in South Africa: measuring the context of masculinity and HIV risk
    Abigail Harrison
    Population Studies and Training Center, Brown University, Box 1836, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Urban Health 83:709-22. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to previous research on gender, heterosexual interactions and masculinity in this area, as well as the implications for HIV prevention programs...
  50. pmc Immigration and HIV/AIDS in the New York Metropolitan Area
    Michele 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
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