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HIV Transmission and Prevention in Gay Men and other MSM: Related Resources
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Updates
Prevention and Treatment of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender People
WHO, June 20, 2011. [PDF, 745K]
Related Knowledge Base Chapters
Theory and Practice of Client-Centered Counseling and Testing
Nicolas Sheon, June 2004.
Integrating HIV Prevention into the Care of People with HIV
Grant Colfax, Carol Dawson-Rose, March 2006.
Safer Sex Methods
Tim Lane, Herminia Palacio, December 2003.
Journal Articles
HIV prevalence and risk practices among men who have sex with men in two South African cities
[Authors not provided]. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 February 4. [Epub proof ahead of print] Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Comparison of two active case-finding strategies for community-based diagnosis of symptomatic smear-positive tuberculosis and control of infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe (EDTECTB): a cluster-randomised trial
Corbett EL, Bandason T, Duong T, et al. Lancet. 2010;376:1244-53. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
A pilot intervention to increase condom use and HIV testing and counseling among men who have sex with men in Anhui, China
Zhang H, Wu Z, Zheng Y, Wang J, Zhu J, Xu J. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010; 53:S88-S92. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
A pilot intervention to increase condom use and HIV testing and counseling among men who have sex with men in Anhui, China
Zhang H, Zunyou W, Yingjun Z, et al. J Acquired Immune Defic Synd. 2010 Feb;53(Supp1):S88-S92. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Prediction of HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men.
Menza TW, Hughes JP, Celum CL, et al. Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Sep;36(9):547-55.
Prevalence of unprotected anal intercourse among HIV-diagnosed MSM in the United States: a meta-analysis
HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Synthesis (PRS) Team. Crepaz N, Marks G, Liau A, et al. AIDS. 2009 Aug 24;23(13):1617-29.
Men who have sex with men and HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa
Smith AD, Tapsoba P, Peshu N, et al. Lancet. 2009 Aug 1;374(9687):416-22.
Circumcision status and risk of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men: a meta-analysis
Millett GA, Flores SA, Marks G, et al. JAMA. 2008 Oct 8;300(14):1674-84.
Sex between men in the context of HIV: The AIDS 2008 Jonathan Mann Memorial Lecture in health and human rights
Jorge Saavedra, Jose Antonio Izazola-Licea, and Chris Beyrer. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2008, 11:9.
Elevated risk for HIV infection among men who have sex with men in low- and middle-income countries 2000-2006: a systematic review
Baral S, Sifakis F, Cleghorn F, Beyrer C. PLoS 2007 Dec;4(12):e339. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Rapid HIV Testing Among Racial/Ethnic Minority Men at Gay Pride Events --- Nine U.S. Cities, 2004--2006
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MMWR 2007;56(24);602-604
Unprotected Anal Intercourse and Substance Use Before and After HIV Diagnosis Among Recently HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men.
Drumright LN, Strathdee SA, Little SJ, Araneta MR, Slymen DJ, Malcarne VL, Daar ES, Gorbach PM. Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Jun;34(6):401-7.
Guidelines and Best Practices
Prevention and Treatment of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender People
WHO, June 20, 2011. [PDF, 745K]
Policy Reports, Papers, and Briefs
Fact Sheet: HIV/AIDS and Young Men Who Have Sex with Men
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, June 2009. [PDF, 1MB]
HIV Infection among Young Black Men Who Have Sex with Men - Jackson, Mississippi, 2006-2008
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. MMWR. 58(04);77-81. February 6, 2009.
HIV and Men who have Sex with Men in Asia and the Pacific
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Best Practice Collection, September, 2006. [PDF, 1.12MB]
HIV and Sex Between Men, Policy Brief
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), August, 2006. [PDF, 226K]
Presentations, Interviews, and Roundtable Discussions
Consultation on Serosorting Practices among Men who Have Sex with Men
Meeting summary from a consultation convened by the CDC. March 31, 2009.
Methamphetamine and HIV: Intertwined Epidemics Among MSM
Grant Colfax, MD, A presentation from the Positive Health Program Grand Rounds at San Francisco General Hospital, October 11, 2006.
Research Summaries
Elevated Risk for HIV Infection among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Low- and Middle-Income Countries 2000-2006: A Systematic Review
Baral S, Sifakis F, Cleghorn F, Beyrer C. PLoS Med. 2007 Dec; 4 (12):e339. Review
Provider Education and Training
National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers: Behavioral and Social Interventions Training
Courses are intended to assist a diverse audience of health professionals in public, private, and community sectors to develop skills and strategies to prevent or reduce behaviors that place persons at risk for STD or HIV infections. Site allows search by state for centers offering Behavioral Interventions Training.
Slide Sets
HIV/AIDS Surveillance in U.S. Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
Divisions of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, March 2008 (Revised July 2009).
HIV/AIDS Epidemics Among Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the CIS
Chris Beyrer MD, MPH, The Center for Public Health and Human Rights, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, June 9, 2008. [PPT, 573K]
Program Management Materials
Compendium of HIV Prevention Interventions with Evidence of Effectiveness
From CDC's HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Synthesis Project, November 1999 (Revised March 26, 2007).
Many Men, Many Voices
An STD/HIV prevention intervention for gay men of color which addresses behavioral influencing factors such as cultural/social norms, sexual relationship dynamics, and the social influences of racism and homophobia. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Mpowerment Project
An evidence-based model HIV prevention program for young gay and bisexual men. From the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies.
Partnership for Health: A Brief Safer-Sex Intervention in HIV Clinics
A brief, provider-delivered counseling program for HIV-positive men and women, designed to improve patient-provider communication about safer sex, disclosure of serostatus, and HIV prevention. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Popular Opinion Leader (POL): A Community AIDS/HIV Risk Reduction Program for Gay Men
The Popular Opinion Leader intervention identifies, trains, and enlists the help of key opinion leaders to change risky sexual norms and behaviors in the gay community. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Links
In The Moment
On-line soap opera produced by the City of West Hollywood about the lives of gay men in Los Angeles. This drama that is viewed by tens of thousands of viewers online takes on the subject of HIV/AIDS in a matter-of-fact and candid way. It is geared at younger gay men who have not personally witnessed the first waves of AIDS.
GayHealth
Web site providing consumer-health focused articles and descriptions of diseases and conditions for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender men and women. Includes section on HIV/AIDS.
Gay Life
San Francisco AIDS Foundation's HIV prevention program promoting gay men's sexual health and emotional well-being.
Gay Men and HIV/AIDS
The Body's index of articles on topics including transgendered people and HIV, dating for HIV-positive gay men, barebacking, issues affecting gay youth, new books, medical news, personal stories, and more.
Gay Men's Health Crisis
Nonprofit, community-based AIDS service organization in New York City, with services for all people with HIV. Initiatives include the Institute for Gay Men's Health, a program that links HIV education and prevention with a comprehensive promotion of wellness among gay men and affiliated communities. Web site includes extensive information on living with HIV, with some information in Spanish.
Stop AIDS Project
A San Francisco-based organization offering safer-sex education, outreach, and advocacy to prevent HIV transmission among gay and bisexual men through multicultural, community-based organizing.