Sheri A Lippman
Affiliation: University of California
- Acceptability and Feasibility of HIV Self-Testing Among Transgender Women in San Francisco: A Mixed Methods Pilot StudySheri A Lippman
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 550 16th Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94158 2549, USA
AIDS Behav 20:928-38. 2016..IDIs revealed a tension between desires for privacy versus support found at testing sites. HIVST for trans women was acceptable and feasible and requires careful consideration of linkage to support services. ..
- Evaluation of short message service and peer navigation to improve engagement in HIV care in South Africa: study protocol for a three-arm cluster randomized controlled trialSheri A Lippman
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, UCSF Box 0886, 550 16th Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
Trials 17:68. 2016..Two strategies that have demonstrated a potential to stem losses along the HIV care cascade in the sub-Saharan African context are use of text messaging or short message service (SMS) and peer-navigation services...
- Findings from Encontros: a multilevel STI/HIV intervention to increase condom use, reduce STI, and change the social environment among sex workers in BrazilSheri A Lippman
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Sex Transm Dis 39:209-16. 2012..We conducted a multilevel intervention with sex workers, including improved clinical care and community-mobilizing strategies to modify social structural factors that shape sexual behavior, to improve condom use and reduce incident STI...
- Mobility and its liminal context: exploring sexual partnering among truck drivers crossing the Southern Brazilian borderSheri A Lippman
Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Soc Sci Med 65:2464-73. 2007..Additional exploration of how the liminal environment shapes mobile populations' sexual decision making and vulnerability to STI is warranted...
- Social participation and drug use in a cohort of Brazilian sex workersHannah Hogan Leslie
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, 101 Haviland Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7358, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 67:491-7. 2013..We assessed social participation and drug use before and after implementation of a clinical, social and structural intervention with sex workers intended to prevent sexually transmitted infections/HIV infection...
- Gender-transformative interventions to reduce HIV risks and violence with heterosexually-active men: a review of the global evidenceShari L Dworkin
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, 3333 California Street, LHTS 455, San Francisco, CA, 94118, USA
AIDS Behav 17:2845-63. 2013..In the conclusion, we discuss the promises and limitations of gender-transformative work with men and make suggestions for future research focused on HIV and/or violence prevention. ..
- Navigating non-positivity in neighbourhood studies: an analysis of collective efficacy and violenceJennifer Ahern
Division of Epidemiology, Berkeley School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 67:159-65. 2013....
- Why increasing availability of ART is not enough: a rapid, community-based study on how HIV-related stigma impacts engagement to care in rural South AfricaSarah Treves-Kagan
University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
BMC Public Health 16:87. 2016..However, the association between ART accessibility and stigma has not been as straightforward as originally predicted...
- Inverse probability weighting in sexually transmitted infection/human immunodeficiency virus prevention research: methods for evaluating social and community interventionsSheri A Lippman
Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Sex Transm Dis 37:512-8. 2010....
- Hopelessness and sexual risk behavior among adolescent African American males in a low-income urban communitySarah Kagan
University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
Am J Mens Health 6:395-9. 2012..0). There was no association between hopelessness and condom use with a main partner or sex with more than one partner in the past 3 months. These findings imply that hopelessness may encourage sexual risk-taking behavior in young males...
- Conceptualizing community mobilization for HIV prevention: implications for HIV prevention programming in the African contextSheri A Lippman
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e78208. 2013..However, there has been little conceptual work conducted to establish the core components of community mobilization, which are needed to guide HIV prevention programming and evaluation...
- Client and provider perspectives on new HIV prevention tools for MSM in the AmericasSheri A Lippman
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 10:e0121044. 2015..Both clients and providers will need to be engaged in developing integrated prevention strategies for MSM. ..
- Informing comprehensive HIV prevention: a situational analysis of the HIV prevention and care context, North West Province South AfricaSheri A Lippman
University of California San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 9:e102904. 2014..We carried out a situational analysis in order to shape a comprehensive HIV prevention program that address local barriers to care at multiple contextual levels in the North West Province of South Africa...
- Chaos, co-existence, and the potential for collective action: HIV-related vulnerability in Brazil's international bordersSheri A Lippman
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:2464-75. 2007..Possibilities for encouraging a collective response among the diverse border populations are explored...
- Bathhouse distribution of HIV self-testing kits reaches diverse, high-risk populationWilliam J Woods
a Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
AIDS Care 28:111-3. 2016..Future studies should consider means of improved follow-up and linkage to care for those who test positive. ..
- Over-the-counter human immunodeficiency virus self-test kits: time to explore their use for men who have sex with men in BrazilSheri A Lippman
University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
Braz J Infect Dis 18:239-44. 2014..We summarize recent research on over-the-counter testing among men who have sex with men, raise potential questions and challenges to using self-tests, suggest implementation strategies, and outline a research agenda moving forward. ..
- Sexually transmitted infection related stigma and shame among African American male youth: implications for testing practices, partner notification, and treatmentJessica L Morris
1 Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California
AIDS Patient Care STDS 28:499-506. 2014....
- To GEE or not to GEE: comparing population average and mixed models for estimating the associations between neighborhood risk factors and healthAlan E Hubbard
Division of Biostatistics, Berkeley School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Epidemiology 21:467-74. 2010..We conclude that the estimation-equation approach of population average models provides a more useful approximation of the truth...
- Design and implementation of an external quality assessment program for HIV viral load measurements using dried blood spotsLISA M PRACH
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
J Clin Microbiol 53:964-6. 2015..The program demonstrated that accurate and reproducible quantitation can be obtained from field-collected specimens. Residual proviral DNA may confound interpretation in virologically suppressed subjects. ..
- Relationship between community-level alcohol outlet accessibility and individual-level herpes simplex virus type 2 infection among young women in South AfricaMolly Rosenberg
From the Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Geography, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID, NIH, Baltimore, MD Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD and Centre for Global Health Research, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Sex Transm Dis 42:259-65. 2015..We hypothesize that living in communities with more alcohol outlets is associated with increased sexual risk...
- Young men's preferences for sexually transmitted disease and reproductive health services in San Francisco, CaliforniaHeva Jasmine Saadatmand
San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
Sex Transm Dis 39:421-3. 2012..0%). These results highlight the need for continued strengthening of traditional public health clinics to ensure capacity to meet young men's health needs and to improve outreach and access to traditional STD services for young men...