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Anal Intercourse among Female Sex Workers in Côte d'Ivoire: Prevalence, Determinants, and Model-Based Estimates of the Population-Level Impact on HIV Transmission

Maheu-Giroux, M., Baral, S., Vesga, J. F., Diouf, D., Diabaté, S., Alary, M., Abo, K. & Boily, M. C., Feb 1 2018, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 187, 2, p. 287-297 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prostitution
Cote d'Ivoire
Sex Workers
human immunodeficiency virus
Condoms

Asymptomatic lymphogranuloma venereum among Nigerian men who have sex with men

Crowell, T. A., Hardick, J., Lombardi, K., Parker, Z., Kokogho, A., Amusu, S., Odeyemi, S., Ivo, A., Baral, S. D., Nowak, R. G., Adebajo, S., Charurat, M. E., Ake, J. & Gaydos, C. A., Jan 29 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Sexually Transmitted Infections.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphogranuloma Venereum
Chlamydia trachomatis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
HIV

Characterizing the Patterns of HIV Disclosure to Clients Among South African Female Sex Workers in Port Elizabeth

Wells, C., Schwartz, S., Phaswana-Mafuya, N., Lambert, A., Kose, Z., Mcingana, M., Hausler, H., Rao, A., Yah, C., Ketende, S. & Baral, S., Jul 2 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Workers
Disclosure
HIV
Sex Work
Sex Offenses

Economic evaluation of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis strategies: Protocol for a methodological systematic review and quantitative synthesis

Thavorn, K., Kugathasan, H., Tan, D. H. S., Moqueet, N., Baral, S. D., Skidmore, B., MacFadden, D., Simkin, A. & Mishra, S., Mar 15 2018, In : Systematic Reviews. 7, 1, 47

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Theoretical Models
HIV
Health Care Costs
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Exploring experiences of heterosexism and coping strategies among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons in Swaziland

Logie, C. H., Perez-Brumer, A., Woolley, E., Madau, V., Nhlengethwa, W., Newman, P. A. & Baral, S. D., Jan 2 2018, In : Gender and Development. 26, 1, p. 15-32 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
coping strategy
social exclusion
advocacy
social change

Exploring the Potential of Participatory Theatre to Reduce Stigma and Promote Health Equity for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) People in Swaziland and Lesotho

Logie, C. H., Dias, L. V., Jenkinson, J., Newman, P. A., MacKenzie, R. K., Mothopeng, T., Madau, V., Ranotsi, A., Nhlengethwa, W. & Baral, S. D., Mar 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Health Education and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lesotho
Swaziland
Transgender Persons
Sexual Minorities
Health Equity

HIV risks and needs related to the Sustainable Development Goals among female sex workers who were commercially sexually exploited as children in Lesotho

Grosso, A., Busch, S., Mothopeng, T., Sweitzer, S., Nkonyana, J., Mpooa, N., Taruberekera, N. & Baral, S., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 21, e25042

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lesotho
Sex Workers
Conservation of Natural Resources
HIV
Violence

Know your epidemic, strengthen your response: Developing a new HIV surveillance architecture to guide HIV resource allocation and target decisions

Rice, B., Sanchez, T., Baral, S., Mee, P., Sabin, K., Garcia-Calleja, J. M. & Hargreaves, J., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Resource Allocation
HIV
Public Health Surveillance

Marginalization and social change processes among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons in Swaziland: implications for HIV prevention

H. Logie, C., Perez-Brumer, A., Jenkinson, J., Madau, V., Nhlengethwa, W. & Baral, S., May 3 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Transgender Persons
Social Change
social change
HIV

Molecular screening for Neisseria gonorrhoeae antimicrobial resistance markers in Nigerian men who have sex with men and transgender women

Hardick, J., Crowell, T. A., Lombardi, K., Akintunde, A., Odeyemi, S., Ivo, A., Eluwa, G., Njab, J., Baral, S. D., Nowak, R. G., Quinn, T. C., Barbian, K., Anzick, S., Adebajo, S., Charurat, M. E., Ake, J. & Gaydos, C. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of STD and AIDS.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
Ciprofloxacin
Nigeria

Opportunities for enhanced strategic use of surveys, medical records, and program data for HIV surveillance of key populations: Scoping review

Weir, S. S., Baral, S. D., Edwards, J. K., Zadrozny, S., Hargreaves, J., Zhao, J. & Sabin, K., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20, 5, e28

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Population Surveillance
Medical Records
HIV
Population
Transgender Persons

Participants' accrual and delivery of HIV prevention interventions among men who have sex with men in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review

Nyato, D., Kuringe, E., Drake, M., Casalini, C., Nnko, S., Shao, A., Komba, A., Baral, S. D., Wambura, M. & Changalucha, J., Mar 20 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 370

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
HIV
Mobile Health Units
Architectural Accessibility
Information Services

Population size estimation of gay and bisexual men and other men who have sex with men using social media-based platforms

Baral, S., Turner, R. M., Lyons, C. E., Howell, S., Honermann, B., Garner, A., Hess, R., Diouf, D., Ayala, G., Sullivan, P. S. & Millett, G., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Media
Population Density
HIV
Wasps
Mauritania

Social-ecological factors associated with selling sex among men who have sex with men in Jamaica: results from a cross-sectional tablet-based survey

Logie, C. H., Lacombe-Duncan, A., Kenny, K. S., Levermore, K., Jones, N., Baral, S. D., Wang, Y., Marshall, A. & Newman, P. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Global health action. 11, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jamaica
Tablets
HIV
Social Marginalization
Surveys and Questionnaires

Stigma as a barrier to health care utilization among female sex workers and men who have sex with men in Burkina Faso

Kim, H. Y., Grosso, A., Ky-Zerbo, O., Lougue, M., Stahlman, S., Samadoulougou, C., Ouedraogo, G., Kouanda, S., Liestman, B. & Baral, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 28, 1, p. 13-19 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Burkina Faso
Sex Workers
Delivery of Health Care
Odds Ratio

Strengthening routine data systems to track the HIV epidemic and guide the response in Sub-Saharan Africa

Rice, B., Boulle, A., Baral, S., Egger, M., Mee, P., Fearon, E., Reniers, G., Todd, J., Schwarcz, S., Weir, S., Rutherford, G. & Hargreaves, J., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20, 4, e36

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
Information Systems
HIV
Capacity Building
Continuity of Patient Care

The global response and unmet actions for HIV and sex workers

Shannon, K., Crago, A. L., Baral, S. D., Bekker, L. G., Kerrigan, D., Decker, M. R., Poteat, T., Wirtz, A. L., Weir, B., Boily, M. C., Butler, J., Strathdee, S. A. & Beyrer, C., Aug 25 2018, In : The Lancet. 392, 10148, p. 698-710 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sex Workers
HIV
Transgender Persons
Sex Work
Health

The Prevalence and Correlates of Physical and Sexual Violence Affecting Female Sex Workers in Swaziland

Berger, B. O., Grosso, A., Adams, D., Ketende, S., Sithole, B., Mabuza, X. S., Mavimbela, M. J. & Baral, S., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 33, 17, p. 2745-2766 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Sex Workers
Sex Offenses
Reproductive Health
Confidence Intervals

The Synergistic Impact of Sexual Stigma and Psychosocial Well-Being on HIV Testing: A Mixed-Methods Study Among Nigerian Men who have Sex with Men

The Trust/Rv368 Study Group, Jun 28 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Emotions
Suicidal Ideation
Health Facilities
Nigeria
Personal Health Records
Electronic Health Records
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
African Americans
Students
2017

Assessing the health and well-being of gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men around the world

De Vries, H. J. C. & Baral, S., Aug 1 2017, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 93, 5, p. 303-304 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Homosexuality
Health
Sexual Minorities

As through a glass, darkly: The future of sexually transmissible infections among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men

Stenger, M. R., Baral, S., Stahlman, S., Wohlfeiler, D., Barton, J. E. & Peterman, T., 2017, In : Sexual Health. 14, 1, p. 18-27 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Glass
HIV
Incidence
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Infection

Changing Dynamics of HIV Transmission in Côte d'Ivoire: Modeling Who Acquired and Transmitted Infections and Estimating the Impact of Past HIV Interventions (1976-2015)

Maheu-Giroux, M., Vesga, J. F., Diabaté, S., Alary, M., Baral, S., Diouf, D., Abo, K. & Boily, M. C., Aug 15 2017, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 75, 5, p. 517-527 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cote d'Ivoire
Sex Workers
HIV
Infection
Condoms

Comparing Provider and Client Preferences for HIV Prevention Services in South Africa among Men Who Have Sex with Men

Shaver, J., Sullivan, P., Siegler, A., de Voux, A., Phaswana-Mafuya, N., Bekker, L. G., Baral, S. D., Wirtz, A. L., Beyrer, C., Brown, B. & Stephenson, R., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 16, 6, p. 562-571 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

South Africa
HIV
Health Personnel
Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Lubricants

Current research gaps: A global systematic review of HIV and sexually transmissible infections among transgender populations

MacCarthy, S., Poteat, T., Xia, Z., Roque, N. L., Kim, A., Baral, S. & Reisner, S. L., 2017, In : Sexual Health. 14, 5, p. 456-468 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Transgender Persons
HIV
Infection
Research
Population

Female sex workers’ empowerment strategies amid HIV-related socioeconomic vulnerabilities in Cameroon

Cange, C. W., LeBreton, M., Saylors, K., Billong, S., Tamoufe, U., Fokam, P. & Baral, S., Mar 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cameroon
Sex Workers
empowerment
vulnerability
HIV

Geographical disparities in HIV prevalence and care among men who have sex with men in Malawi: Results from a multisite cross-sectional survey

Wirtz, A. L., Trapence, G., Kamba, D., Gama, V., Chalera, R., Jumbe, V., Kumwenda, R., Mangochi, M., Helleringer, S., Beyrer, C. & Baral, S., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : The Lancet HIV.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malawi
Cross-Sectional Studies
HIV
HIV Infections
Transgender Persons

Global travel and HIV/STI epidemics among men who have sex with men: What does the future hold?

Lee, V. C., Sullivan, P. S. & Baral, S. D., 2017, In : Sexual Health. 14, 1, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
HIV
Communicable Diseases
Mobile Applications
Social Networking

HIV among Female Sex Workers in Five Cities in Burkina Faso: A Cross-Sectional Baseline Survey to Inform HIV/AIDS Programs

Ouedraogo, H. G., Ky-Zerbo, O., Baguiya, A., Grosso, A., Goodman, S., Samadoulougou, B. C., Lougue, M., Sawadogo, N., Traore, Y., Barro, N., Baral, S. & Kouanda, S., Jan 1 2017, In : AIDS Research and Treatment. 2017, 9580548

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burkina Faso
Sex Workers
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Cross-Sectional Studies
HIV

HIV and the criminalisation of drug use among people who inject drugs: a systematic review

DeBeck, K., Cheng, T., Montaner, J. S., Beyrer, C., Elliott, R., Sherman, S., Wood, E. & Baral, S., Aug 1 2017, In : The Lancet HIV. 4, 8, p. e357-e374

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Needle Sharing
Peer Review
Health

HIV incidence among gay men and other men who have sex with men in 2020: Where is the epidemic heading?

Stahlman, S., Lyons, C., Sullivan, P. S., Mayer, K. H., Hosein, S., Beyrer, C. & Baral, S. D., 2017, In : Sexual Health. 14, 1, p. 5-17 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

HIV
Incidence
Sexual Minorities
Pandemics
HIV Infections

HIV prevalence and behavioral and psychosocial factors among transgender women and cisgender men who have sex with men in 8 African countries: A cross-sectional analysis

Poteat, T., Ackerman, B., Diouf, D., Ceesay, N., Mothopeng, T., Odette, K. Z., Kouanda, S., Ouedraogo, H. G., Simplice, A., Kouame, A., Mnisi, Z., Trapence, G., van der Merwe, L. L. A., Jumbe, V. & Baral, S., Nov 1 2017, In : PLoS Medicine. 14, 11, p. e1002422

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
Cross-Sectional Studies
HIV
Psychology
Sexual Behavior
Viral Load
HIV
Population
Program Evaluation
Sex Work

Measuring stigma affecting sex workers (SW) and men who have sex with men (MSM): A systematic review

Fitzgerald-Husek, A., Van Wert, M. J., Ewing, W. F., Grosso, A. L., Holland, C. E., Katterl, R., Rosman, L., Agarwal, A. & Baral, S. D., Nov 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 11, e0188393

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sex Workers
systematic review
stigma
Health
HIV
Transgender Persons
Myanmar
Qualitative Research
HIV
Technology

Pathways from sexual stigma to incident HIV and sexually transmitted infections among Nigerian MSM

Rodriguez-Hart, C., Nowak, R. G., Musci, R., German, D., Orazulike, I., Kayode, B., Liu, H., Gureje, O., Crowell, T. A., Baral, S. & Charurat, M., Nov 13 2017, In : AIDS. 31, 17, p. 2415-2420 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
HIV
Suicidal Ideation
Nigeria
Disclosure

Physical and sexual violence affecting female sex workers in Abidjan, côte d'ivoire: Prevalence, and the relationship with the work environment, HIV, and access to health services

Lyons, C. E., Grosso, A., Drame, F. M., Ketende, S., Diouf, D., Ba, I., Shannon, K., Ezouatchi, R., Bamba, A., Kouame, A. & Baral, S., 2017, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 75, 1, p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cote d'Ivoire
Sex Workers
Sex Offenses
Violence
Health Services

Population-level impact of an accelerated HIV response plan to reach the UNAIDS 90-90-90 target in Côte d’Ivoire: Insights from mathematical modeling

Maheu-Giroux, M., Vesga, J. F., Diabaté, S., Alary, M., Baral, S., Diouf, D., Abo, K. & Boily, M. C., Jun 1 2017, In : PLoS Medicine. 14, 6, e1002321

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cote d'Ivoire
HIV
Sex Workers
Population
Condoms

Potential impact of integrated stigma mitigation interventions in improving HIV/AIDS service delivery and uptake for key populations in senegal

Lyons, C. E., Ketende, S., Diouf, D., Drame, F. M., Liestman, B., Coly, K., Ndour, C., Turpin, G., Mboup, S., Diop, K., Toure-Kane, C., Castor, D., Leye-Diouf, N. & Baral, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 74, p. S52-S59

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Senegal
Sex Workers
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Population

Rectal microbiota among HIV-uninfected, untreated HIV, and treated HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) in Nigeria

on behalf of the TRUSTRV368 Study Group, Jan 21 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbiota
Nigeria
HIV
HIV Infections
Nonparametric Statistics

Reproductive health needs of female sex workers and opportunities for enhanced prevention of mother-to-child transmission efforts in sub-Saharan Africa

Schwartz, S. R., Papworth, E., Ky-Zerbo, O., Sithole, B., Anato, S., Grosso, A., Ouedraogo, H. G., Tchalla, J., Ntshangase, C., Ketende, S. & Baral, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care. 43, 1, p. 50-59 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Workers
Africa South of the Sahara
Reproductive Health
Mothers
HIV

Sexual partner characteristics and incident rectal Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis infections among gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM): A prospective cohort in Abuja and Lagos, Nigeria

Ramadhani, H. O., Liu, H., Nowak, R. G., Crowell, T. A., Ndomb, T., Gaydos, C., Peel, S., Ndembi, N., Baral, S. D., Ake, J. & Charurat, M. E., Aug 1 2017, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 93, 5, p. 348-355 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlamydia Infections
Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Sexual Partners
Chlamydia trachomatis
Nigeria

Sexual Stigma Patterns Among Nigerian Men Who Have Sex with Men and Their Link to HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infection Prevalence

For the TRUST/RV368 Study Group, Nov 22 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
HIV
Continuity of Patient Care
Nigeria
Prospective Studies

Specification of implementation interventions to address the cascade of HIV care and treatment in resource-limited settings: A systematic review

Hickey, M. D., Odeny, T. A., Petersen, M., Neilands, T. B., Padian, N., Ford, N., Matthay, Z., Hoos, D., Doherty, M., Beryer, C., Baral, S. & Geng, E. H., Aug 8 2017, In : Implementation Science. 12, 1, 102

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

HIV
Research
Therapeutics

Stigma, access to healthcare, and HIV risks among men who sell sex to men in Nigeria

Crowell, T. A., Keshinro, B., Baral, S. D., Schwartz, S. R., Stahlman, S., Nowak, R. G., Adebajo, S., Blattner, W. A., Charurat, M. E. & Ake, J. A., Apr 20 2017, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 20, 1, p. 21489 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nigeria
HIV
Delivery of Health Care
Sexual Behavior
Sexually Transmitted Diseases

The science of Durban, AIDS 2016

Beyrer, C., Shisana, O., Baral, S. D., Milsana, K., Mayer, K. H., Pozniak, A., Walker, B. D., Mboup, S., Sohn, A. H., Serwadda, D., Rees, H., Dvoriak, S., Warren, M., Thiam, S., El-Sadr, W. M., Hospital, X., Ryan, O., Thomson, N. & Bekker, L. G., Jun 30 2017, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 20, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

South Africa
Coinfection
HIV Infections
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Vaccines

Using a social ecological framework to characterize the correlates of HIV among men who have sex with men in Lomé, Togo

Ruiseñor-Escudero, H., Grosso, A., Ketende, S., Pitche, V., Simplice, A., Tchalla, J., Sodji, D., Liestman, B., Kapesa, L. & Baral, S., Jan 31 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Togo
confidence
HIV
HIV Infections
family member
2016

A social network typology and sexual risk-taking among men who have sex with men in Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, South Africa

de Voux, A., Baral, S. D., Bekker, L. G., Beyrer, C., Phaswana-Mafuya, N., Siegler, A. J., Sullivan, P. S., Winskell, K. & Stephenson, R., May 3 2016, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 18, 5, p. 509-523 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk-Taking
South Africa
Social Support
typology
social network

Characterizing the HIV risks and potential pathways to HIV infection among transgender women in Cote d'Ivoire, Togo and Burkina Faso

Stahlman, S., Liestman, B., Ketende, S., Kouanda, S., Ky-Zerbo, O., Lougue, M., Diouf, D., Anato, S., Tchalla, J., Bamba, A., Drame, F. M., Ezouatchi, R., Kouame, A. & Baral, S. D., Jul 17 2016, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 19, A5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Togo
Transgender Persons
Burkina Faso
Cote d'Ivoire
HIV Infections

Characterizing the individual, social, and structural determinants of condom use among men who have sex with men in Swaziland

Brown, C. A., Grosso, A. L., Adams, D., Sithole, B., Ketende, S., Greene, J., Maziya, S., Mnisi, Z., Mabuza, X. & Baral, S., Jun 1 2016, In : AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 32, 6, p. 539-546 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swaziland
Condoms
HIV
Disclosure
Safe Sex