| Journal Articles|
|Directly observed antiretroviral therapy improves adherence and viral load in drug users attending methadone maintenance clinics: A randomized controlled trial|
Berg KM, Litwin A, Li X, Heo M, Arnsten JH. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2010 Sep 8. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|Randomized trial of a community-based alcohol-related HIV risk-reduction intervention for men and women in Cape Town, South Africa|
Kalichman SC, Simbayi LC, Vermaak R, Cain D, Smith G, Mthebu J. Ann Behav Med. 2008 Oct 4. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|HIV/AIDS risk reduction counseling for alcohol using sexually transmitted infections clinic patients in Cape Town, South Africa|
Kalichman SC, Leickness CS, Vermaak R, Cain D, Jooste S, Peltzer K. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007;44(5):594-600. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|Drug abuse and HIV/AIDS: international research lessons and imperatives|
Winstanley EL, Gust SW, Strathdee SA. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2006 Apr;82 Suppl 1:S1-5.
|Substance use, sexual risk, and violence: HIV prevention intervention with sex workers in Pretoria|
Wechsberg WM, Luseno WK, Lam WK, Parry CD, Morojele NK. AIDS Behav. 2006 Mar;10(2):131-7. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|Reducing HIV infection among new injecting drug users in the China-Vietnam Cross Border Project|
Des Jarlais DC, Kling R, Hammett TM, Ngu D, Liu W, Chen Y, et al. AIDS. 2007 Dec;21 Suppl 8:S109-14. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|The association between HIV infection and alcohol use: a systematic review and meta-analysis of African studies|
Fisher JC, Bang H, Kapiga SH. Sex Transm Dis 2007 Nov;34(11):856-63. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
|Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among female sex workers in 2 Mexico-U.S. border cities|
Patterson TL, Semple SJ, Staines H, Lozada R, Orozovich P, Bucardo J, Philbin MM, Pu M, Fraga M, Amaro H, Torre AD, Martinez G, Magis-Rodríguez C, Strathdee SA. J Infect Dis. 2008 Feb 8. [Epub ahead of print]
|Club Drugs and HIV Infection: A Review|
Colfax G, Guzman R. 2006 May 15;42(10):1463-9. Epub 2006 Mar 31.
| Guidelines and Best Practices|
| Policy Reports, Papers, and Briefs|
| Provider Education and Training|
| Clinician Support Tools|
|Screening and Ongoing Assessment for Substance Use in HIV-Infected Patients|
New York State Department of Public Health, January 2009.
|Recreational Drugs and HIV Antiretrovirals: A Guide to Interactions for Clinicians|
John Faragon, PharmD, Antonio Urbina, MD. New York/New Jersey AIDS Education Training Center, 2008. [PDF, 4.4MB]
|Tips for HIV Clinicians Working with Methamphetamine Users|
Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center, Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center, February 2007. [PDF, 54K]
|Case Finding and Secondary Prevention for Substance Users: Clinical Risk Assessment and Screening Guide|
Linda Frank and Monica Fisher. Pennsylvania/Mid Atlantic AETC, September 2006.
|Buprenorphine in the Context of HIV: Fact Sheet|
Sharon Standiff. AIDS Education and Training Center National Resource Center, August 2005. [PDF, 93K]
|Substitution Maintenance Therapy in the Management of Opioid Dependence and HIV/AIDS Prevention|
WHO/UNODC/UNAIDS. 2004. [PDF, 542K]
| Slide Sets|
| Program Management Materials|
| Patient and Community Education|
|Addiction Training Technology Transfer Center Network|
transmits the latest knowledge, skills and attitudes of professional addiction treatment to enhance clinical practice.
|Addiction Treatment Forum|
Includes articles from Issues Forum, news, events and information, and links.
Following the steps, traditions, and concepts of Alcoholics Anonymous, Alateen is an alcohol recovery program for young people, while Al-Anon's purpose is to help families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with the problem drinking of a relative or friend. Site in English, French, and Spanish.
(AA) An informal society of more than 2 million recovered alcoholics in the United States, Canada, and other countries. Site in English, French, and Spanish.
|American Society of Addiction Medicine|
Includes information about AIDS and addiction, as well as news, bulletin boards, conferences, practice guidelines, public policy and more.
|Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse|
(AMERSA) An association of multidisciplinary health care professionals in the field of substance abuse dedicated to improving research and education about alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
|Australian Drug Information Network|
Provides a central point of access for high-quality web-based alcohol and drug information provided by prominent organizations in Australia and internationally.
|Canadian Harm Reduction Network|
The network for individuals and organizations across Canada dedicated to reducing the social, health, and economic harms associated with drugs and drug policies.
|Center for Alcohol and Addictions Studies|
At Brown University. Information on training, research, plus links and medical resources.
Australian organization that addresses some harm reduction topics as part of their international health work, focusing on the prevention of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C among injecting drug users.
Harm reduction site promoting health and safety within the rave and nightclub community. Focus is on ecstasy (MDMA) and other club drugs. Outreach materials can be downloaded or ordered online.
|Harm Reduction Coalition|
(HRC) Committed to reducing drug-related harm among individuals and communities by initiating and promoting local, regional, and national harm reduction education, interventions, and community organizing.
|International Harm Reduction Association|
An international professional association for individuals and associations concerned with the development of drug policies to reduce the harmful consequences of drug use.
|International Harm Reduction Development Program|
(IHRD) A project of the Open Society Institute, IHRD's mission is to diminish the individual and social harms associated with drug use--particularly the risk of HIV infection--through innovative measures based on the philosophy of harm reduction. IHRD currently supports more than 180 projects in over 20 countries in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
|Learn the Link|
A campaign by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) targeting teens. Includes PSAs, posters, e-cards and Spanish language features.
|Me Not Meth|
A campaign by the California Methamphetamine Initiative (CMI), a three-year statewide effort created by the California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs (ADP) to reduce the abuse of methamphetamine by Californians. Site include interactive are where users can post their stories. Includes state-wide resource directory for recovery and treatment services.
|Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies|
(MAPS) A membership-based non-profit research and educational organization assisting scientists to design, fund, obtain approval for and report on studies into the risks and benefits of MDMA, psychedelic drugs and marijuana.
(NA) Narcotics Anonymous is an international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts with more than 28,000 weekly meetings in 113 countries. Sites also exist for Cocaine Anonymous, Crystal Meth Anonymous, and Marijuana Anonymous.
|National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information|
(NCADI) The world's largest resource for current information and materials concerning substance abuse. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA.)
|National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism|
(NIAAA) One of the National Institutes of Health, with information on publications, research programs, and alcohol-related FAQs.
|National Institute on Drug Abuse|
(NIDA) One of the National Institutes of Health, features information on drugs of abuse, drug-related legislation, and more.
|Parents: The Anti Drug|
Website of the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign, an initiative of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, to equip parents and other adult caregivers with the tools they need to raise drug-free kids.
Site includes materials designed to help drug users reduce the risks related to their drug use, and to help those working or living with them to give better advice.
|Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration|
(SAMHSA) An agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Its mission is focused on building resilience and facilitating recovery for people with or at risk for mental or substance use disorders. SAMHSA is one of the federal funders of AIDS service organizations in the U.S.
|Substance Use and HIV/AIDS - The Body|
Information on interactions between recreational drugs and HIV medications; fact sheets on various drugs; statistics, support groups, and first-person accounts, from The Body.
|Vaults of Erowid|
An vast online library of information about psychoactive plants and chemicals and related topics. Documents include images; research summaries and abstracts as well as full-text journal articles; media articles; experience reports; information on chemistry, dosage, effects, law, health, traditional and spiritual use, and drug testing.