This research was sponsored by the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health as a cooperative agreement, through contracts U01MH066687 (Johns Hopkins University - David Celentano, PI); U01MH066688 (Medical University of South Carolina - Michael Sweat, PI); U01MH066701 (University of California, Los Angeles - Thomas J. Coates, PI); and U01MH066702 (University of California, San Francisco - Stephen F. Morin, PI). In addition, this work was supported as HPTN Protocol 043 through contracts U01AI068613 (HPTN Network Laboratory - Susan Eshleman, PI); U01AI068617 (SCHARP - Deborah Donnell, PI); and U01AI068619 (HIV Prevention Trials Network - Sten Vermund, PI) of the Division of AIDS of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; and by the Office of AIDS Research of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Views expressed are those of the authors, and not necessarily those of sponsoring agencies.
Many aspects of the NIMH Project Accept Intervention were coordinated through the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (NIMH 5P30MH062246, Stephen F. Morin, PhD, Principal Investigator). We are providing the implementation resources in response to numerous requests. See the Protocol Summary for more information about Project Accept.