Farzana Kapadia

Summary

Affiliation: New York Academy of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc The relationship between non-injection drug use behaviors on progression to AIDS and death in a cohort of HIV seropositive women in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy use
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Addiction 100:990-1002. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of substance abuse in HIV disease progression: reconciling differences from laboratory and epidemiologic investigations
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1027-34. 2005
  4. pmc Intimate Partner Violence and Sex Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men
    Christopher B Stults
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, New York, New York Department of Applied Psychology, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, New York, New York
    J Adolesc Health 58:215-22. 2016
  5. pmc Design and feasibility of a randomized behavioral intervention to reduce distributive injection risk and improve health-care access among hepatitis C virus positive injection drug users: the Study to Reduce Intravenous Exposures (STRIVE)
    Farzana Kapadia
    Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Urban Health 84:99-115. 2007
  6. pmc Sexual health screening among racially/ethnically diverse young gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men
    Daniel E Siconolfi
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies CHIBPS, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:620-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Impact of drug abuse treatment modalities on adherence to ART/HAART among a cohort of HIV seropositive women
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:161-70. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Housing status and associated differences in HIV risk behaviors among young injection drug users (IDUs)
    Micaela H Coady
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:854-63. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Perceived peer safer sex norms and sexual risk behaviors among substance-using Latino adolescents
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Publich Health, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:27-40. 2012
  10. pmc Early Life Psychosocial Stressors and Housing Instability among Young Sexual Minority Men: the P18 Cohort Study
    Kristen D Krause
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies, New York University, 726 Broadway, Suite 525, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    J Urban Health 93:511-25. 2016

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. 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...
  2. pmc The relationship between non-injection drug use behaviors on progression to AIDS and death in a cohort of HIV seropositive women in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy use
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Addiction 100:990-1002. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of longitudinal patterns and types of non-injection drug use (NIDU) on HIV progression in the highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of substance abuse in HIV disease progression: reconciling differences from laboratory and epidemiologic investigations
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1027-34. 2005
    ..In addition, we provide a careful evaluation of methodological strengths and limitations inherent to both study designs in order to provide a more nuanced understanding of how these findings may complement one another...
  4. pmc Intimate Partner Violence and Sex Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men
    Christopher B Stults
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, New York, New York Department of Applied Psychology, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, New York, New York
    J Adolesc Health 58:215-22. 2016
    ..Among young men who have sex with men (YMSM) few studies have examined the relationship between intimate partner violence (IPV) perpetration versus victimization and sexual behaviors...
  5. pmc Design and feasibility of a randomized behavioral intervention to reduce distributive injection risk and improve health-care access among hepatitis C virus positive injection drug users: the Study to Reduce Intravenous Exposures (STRIVE)
    Farzana Kapadia
    Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Urban Health 84:99-115. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Sexual health screening among racially/ethnically diverse young gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men
    Daniel E Siconolfi
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies CHIBPS, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:620-6. 2013
    ..We examined sexual health screening among a diverse sample of adolescent YMSM living in New York City...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of drug abuse treatment modalities on adherence to ART/HAART among a cohort of HIV seropositive women
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:161-70. 2008
    ..Concerted efforts to enroll individuals with drug use histories in treatment programs are warranted to improve HIV disease outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Housing status and associated differences in HIV risk behaviors among young injection drug users (IDUs)
    Micaela H Coady
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:854-63. 2007
    ..HIV risk varies by housing status, with homeless IDUs at highest risk. Programs for IDUs should utilize a more specific definition of residential status to target IDUs needing intervention...
  9. doi request reprint Perceived peer safer sex norms and sexual risk behaviors among substance-using Latino adolescents
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Publich Health, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:27-40. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that further development of peer-based interventions for Latino youth is warranted...
  10. pmc Early Life Psychosocial Stressors and Housing Instability among Young Sexual Minority Men: the P18 Cohort Study
    Kristen D Krause
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies, New York University, 726 Broadway, Suite 525, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    J Urban Health 93:511-25. 2016
    ..These findings indicate that being unstably housed can be rooted in early life experiences and suggest a point of intervention that may prevent unstable housing among sexual minority men. ..
  11. pmc Longitudinal Trends in Sexual Behaviors Without a Condom Among Sexual Minority Youth: The P18 Cohort Study
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, 411 Lafayette Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY, 10012, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:2152-61. 2015
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  12. doi request reprint Drug use among HIV+ adults aged 50 and older: findings from the GOLD II study
    Danielle C Ompad
    a College of Global Public Health, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 28:1373-7. 2016
    ..Our findings suggest that older adults in HIV care settings could benefit from Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment interventions and/or integrated services for substance abuse and medical treatment. ..
  13. pmc A Longitudinal Investigation of Syndemic Conditions Among Young Gay, Bisexual, and Other MSM: The P18 Cohort Study
    Perry N Halkitis
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, New York University, 726 Broadway, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:970-80. 2015
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  14. ncbi request reprint Eligibility for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in 3 US cities
    Holly Hagan
    National Development and Research Institutes, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, New York, NY, 10010, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:669-72. 2006
    ..g., problem drinking, moderate-to-severe depression, and recent drug injection). Restrictive eligibility criteria may deny treatment to a large proportion of patients who could benefit from it...
  15. pmc Disparities Within the Disparity-Determining HIV Risk Factors Among Latino Gay and Bisexual Men Attending a Community-Based Clinic in Los Angeles, CA
    Matthew R Beymer
    Los Angeles LGBT Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Biostatistics, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, College of Global Public Health, New York University, New York, NY Department of Population Health, Langone School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY Department of Applied Psychology, Steinhardt School, New York University, New York, NY Center for Drug Use and HIV Studies, New York University, New York, NY and Department of Community Health Sciences, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 73:237-44. 2016
    ..Informed by Syndemics theory, we examine behavioral, biological, and contextual factors associated with HIV infection for Latino MSM...
  16. pmc Demographic, Mental Health, Behavioral, and Psychosocial Factors Associated with Cigarette Smoking Status Among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: The P18 Cohort Study
    Paul A D'Avanzo
    1 The Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, New York University, New York, New York
    LGBT Health 3:379-86. 2016
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  17. ncbi request reprint Reliability and Validity of a Material Resources Scale and Its Association With Depression Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: The P18 Cohort Study
    Danielle C Ompad
    New York University NYU, College of Global Public Health CGPH, New York, NY, USA Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Mens Health . 2016
    ..Fewer material resources and internalized homophobia were both associated with higher odds of depression...
  18. pmc Intimate partner violence and substance use risk among young men who have sex with men: The P18 cohort study
    Christopher B Stults
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, 726 Broadway, Suite 525, New York, NY 10003, USA Department of Applied Psychology, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University, 246 Greene Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 154:54-62. 2015
    ..Experiences of IPV are associated with several adverse health conditions among adult MSM, but there is a gap in knowledge about this relationship among YMSM, which warrants further investigation...
  19. pmc Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Association between Arrest and Unprotected Anal Sex among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: The P18 Cohort Study
    Danielle C Ompad
    Global Institute of Public Health, New York University, 41 East 11th Street, Room 730, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    J Urban Health 92:717-32. 2015
    ..Further research is needed to assess whether the differential associations observed here vis-à-vis race/ethnicity are robust across different populations and different health outcomes. ..
  20. pmc Modeling substance use in emerging adult gay, bisexual, and other YMSM across time: the P18 cohort study
    Perry N Halkitis
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, New York University, 726 Broadway Suite 525, New York, NY 10003, United States Global Institute of Public Heath, New York University, New York, NY 10003, United States Department of Population Health, Langone School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY 10003, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 145:209-16. 2014
    ..To examine patterns of substance use over time in a new generation of emerging adult gay, bisexual, and other young men who have sex with men (YMSM)...
  21. doi request reprint Associations between perceived partner support and relationship dynamics with timing of pregnancy termination
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, New York, New York 10012, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S8-13. 2011
    ..The present study sought to address this issue by examining women's perceptions of social support and relationship-level dynamics for their association with timing of pregnancy termination...
  22. doi request reprint Associations of Perceived Parental Psychopathology with Mental Health Burden and Lifetime Drug Use in Gay, Bisexual, and other YMSM: The P18 Cohort Study
    Perry N Halkitis
    a Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies, College of Global Public Health, and Department of Applied Psychology, Steinhardt School, and Department of Population Health, Langone School of Medicine, New York University, New York, USA
    J Homosex . 2016
    ..These results suggest that parental psychopathology plays an important role in the health of sexual minority men, a population with elevated levels of mental health burden and drug use across the lifespan...
  23. doi request reprint Moving toward a holistic conceptual framework for understanding healthy aging among gay men
    Perry N Halkitis
    a Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    J Homosex 62:571-87. 2015
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  24. pmc Examination of spatial polygamy among young gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men in New York City: the P18 cohort study
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Population Health, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8962-83. 2014
    ..g., HIV prevention interventions). ..
  25. pmc Lifting boats without closing gaps: child health outcomes in distressed US cities from 1992-2002
    Diana Silver
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:278-84. 2011
    ..We compared cause-specific mortality and birth rates for children and youths aged younger than 18 years in 100 US cities from 1992 through 2002...
  26. pmc A randomized intervention trial to reduce the lending of used injection equipment among injection drug users infected with hepatitis C
    Mary H Latka
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Dr, Mailstop 0622, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:853-61. 2008
    ..g., syringe lending, unsafe drug preparation) among injection drug users with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  27. 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)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Methods to recruit and retain a cohort of young-adult injection drug users for the Third Collaborative Injection Drug Users Study/Drug Users Intervention Trial (CIDUS III/DUIT)
    Richard S Garfein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S4-17. 2007
    ..S. policy to only fund proven-effective HIV prevention interventions, insights into conducting intervention trials among young IDUs are provided here by describing methods and participants' characteristics in the CIDUS III/DUIT study...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of indirect sharing practices among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Hanne Thiede
    HIV AIDS Epidemiology Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, 400 Yesler Way, 3rd Floor, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S39-47. 2007
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  30. pmc Illicit drug use, depression and their association with highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive women
    Judith A Cook
    Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry M C 912, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 W Taylor Street M C 912, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:74-81. 2007
    ..We examined the interaction of illicit drug use and depressive symptoms, and how they affect the subsequent likelihood of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) use among women with HIV/AIDS...
  31. pmc Self-reported hepatitis C virus antibody status and risk behavior in young injectors
    Holly Hagan
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 8th Fl, 71 West 23rd St, NY, NY 10010, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:710-9. 2006
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  32. pmc Screening for depressive symptoms among HCV-infected injection drug users: examination of the utility of the CES-D and the Beck Depression Inventory
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 81:278-90. 2004
    ..Results indicated that both scales should be used in tandem to have the most sensitive detection of depressive symptoms, thereby maximizing the potential for HCV treatment success...
  33. pmc Classroom-based surveys of adolescent risk-taking behaviors: reducing the bias of absenteeism
    Sally Guttmacher
    Department of Health Studies, New York University School of Education, New York City, 10003, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:235-7. 2002
    ..This investigation examined the effectiveness of intensive efforts to include frequently absent students in order to reduce bias in classroom-based studies...