MARIA ISABEL FERNANDEZ

Summary

Affiliation: Nova Southeastern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Embedding HIV Mentoring Programs in HIV Research Networks
    M Isabel Fernandez
    College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:281-7. 2016
  2. doi request reprint A Randomized Controlled Trial of POWER: An Internet-Based HIV Prevention Intervention for Black Bisexual Men
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, 2000 S Dixie Highway, Suite 108, Miami, 33133, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:1951-60. 2016
  3. pmc Profiles of Risk Among HIV-Infected Youth in Clinic Settings
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:918-30. 2015
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of scoring at least 600 on COMLEX-USA Level 1: successful preparation strategies
    Aditya Vora
    Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Miami, FL 33137 3200, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 113:164-73. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Crystal methamphetamine: a source of added sexual risk for Hispanic men who have sex with men?
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 4th Floor Terry Building, 3200 S University Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:245-52. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Drug use and Hispanic men who have sex with men in South Florida: implications for intervention development
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 21:45-60. 2009
  7. pmc Development of an easy to use tool to assess HIV treatment readiness in adolescent clinical care settings
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Miami, FL, USA
    AIDS Care 23:1492-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Survey of Attitudes and Practices of Osteopathic Primary Care Physicians Regarding Taking of Sexual Histories and HIV Screening
    Preetam Gongidi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Terry Building, 4th Floor, 3200 South University Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 110:712-20. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Can laypersons be trained to effectively deliver osteopathic manual therapy to patients with HIV?: a pilot study
    Mark A Newberry
    Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Miami, FL 33137 3200, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 111:325-30. 2011

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Embedding HIV Mentoring Programs in HIV Research Networks
    M Isabel Fernandez
    College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:281-7. 2016
    ..We argue that the benefits to be gained from continuing these programs far outweigh their costs and that these programs are an essential component of a comprehensive strategy for developing the future HIV research workforce. ..
  2. doi request reprint A Randomized Controlled Trial of POWER: An Internet-Based HIV Prevention Intervention for Black Bisexual Men
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, 2000 S Dixie Highway, Suite 108, Miami, 33133, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:1951-60. 2016
    ..Future studies are needed to replicate these findings in larger and more diverse samples of BMSMW and to understand the underlying mechanisms through which intervention efficacy was achieved. ..
  3. pmc Profiles of Risk Among HIV-Infected Youth in Clinic Settings
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:918-30. 2015
    ..Findings suggest a need for tailored interventions addressing multiple risky behaviors of HIV-infected youth and research to clarify how intervention effectiveness may differ by risk profile. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of scoring at least 600 on COMLEX-USA Level 1: successful preparation strategies
    Aditya Vora
    Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Miami, FL 33137 3200, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 113:164-73. 2013
    ..Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination-USA (COMLEX-USA) Level 1 scores are an important criterion used by residency directors to make residency placement decisions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Crystal methamphetamine: a source of added sexual risk for Hispanic men who have sex with men?
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 4th Floor Terry Building, 3200 S University Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:245-52. 2007
    ..To determine whether use of crystal methamphetamine increases HIV risk behaviors beyond the risk associated with use of other recreational drugs among Hispanic men who have sex with men (HMSM)...
  6. doi request reprint Drug use and Hispanic men who have sex with men in South Florida: implications for intervention development
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 21:45-60. 2009
    ..Findings were used to guide development of Proyecto SOL, a theoretically grounded intervention that targets core determinants of HIV risk, builds on protective cultural influences, and strengthens positive social connections...
  7. pmc Development of an easy to use tool to assess HIV treatment readiness in adolescent clinical care settings
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Miami, FL, USA
    AIDS Care 23:1492-9. 2011
    ..0. Our findings support conducting a future study to examine the tool's predictive validity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Survey of Attitudes and Practices of Osteopathic Primary Care Physicians Regarding Taking of Sexual Histories and HIV Screening
    Preetam Gongidi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Terry Building, 4th Floor, 3200 South University Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 110:712-20. 2010
    ..To date, little has been known about osteopathic physicians' attitudes and practices regarding routine HIV testing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Can laypersons be trained to effectively deliver osteopathic manual therapy to patients with HIV?: a pilot study
    Mark A Newberry
    Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Miami, FL 33137 3200, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 111:325-30. 2011
    ..However, lack of access to trained OMT providers is a potential barrier to the widespread use of OMT in the management of HIV and AIDS...

Research Grants4

  1. LONG TERM ACCEPTABILITY OF HIV PREVENTION METHODS
    Maria Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Understanding of risk and protective processes can guide the development of interventions to improve acceptability. ..
  2. HIV and Hispanic Men: Impact of Drugs and Culture
    Maria Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. PROMOTING EARLY DETECTION OF HIV AMONG HISPANIC MSM
    Maria Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will also examine whether the efficacy of different conditions written vs. audio) varies by level of acculturation. ..
  4. Young Hispanic Men - Entre Culturas: Navigating Culture, Identity and HIV Risk
    MARIA ISABEL FERNANDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the pilot trial shows promise, we will be well positioned to move the intervention to full-scale efficacy testing and advance prevention efforts for YHMSM. ..