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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: HIV/AIDS: Innovative Approaches to Outreach and Partnership
3286.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
HIV/AIDS: Innovative Approaches to Outreach and Partnership
This session explores findings from innovative approaches to community outreach and partnership to improve the effectiveness of HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, participants will be able to: 1) Describe at least 4 innovative approaches to HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment through outreach and partnership. 2) Evaluate the use of creative outreach to communities and populations at increased risk for HIV/AIDS and individuals living with HIV/AIDS. 3) Apply approaches and findings to current practice.
Moderator(s):Kathye Gorosh, MBA
Table 1HIV intervention development study: An intervention in minorities to improve case-management, adherence, and health outcomes
Janni J. Kinsler, PhD, MPH, William E. Cunningham, MD, MPH, Cynthia Davis, MPH, Vincent Heckard, BA, Typhanye Penniman, MPH, Maria Ueligitone, Albert Washington, Mitchell Wong, MD, PhD
Table 2Surmounting barriers to engaging and staying in medical care for HIV: Can community outreach workers help?
Maureen H. Rumptz, PhD, Alison Frye, MPH
Table 3Do Male-to-Female Transgender Individuals Constitute a Sexual Community? Implications for Community-Based Participatory HIV Prevention Research
Rogério M. Pinto, PhD, Rita Melendez, PhD, Anya Y. Spector, MSW Student
Table 4Qualitative exploration of factors in delayed HIV testing and entry to care among NYC subpopulations
Jo L. Sotheran, PhD, Elizabeth Needham Waddell, PhD, Angela A. Aidala, PhD
Table 5Internet outreach and beyond: Getting real about HIV to a new generation of Black MSM
Sheldon D. Fields, PhD, RN, FNP, Alexander Camacho, BS, Kraig Pannell, BA, John Morgan, MSW, Avril Little, BA, Mitchell Wharton, MS, CRNP, Michael Stevens, BS
Table 6A model for community-based participatory evaluation: Benefits, challenges, and lessons of evaluating HIV prevention in commercial sex venues
Matt G. Mutchler, PhD, Leo Colemon, MA, George Ayala, Pato Hebert, Emily Elman, MPH
Table 7Supporting healthy alternatives through patient education (SHAPE): An innovative HIV prevention project with HIV+ persons
Barbara Estrada, MS, Antonio Estrada, PhD, Steve Trujillo
Table 8Training a cross-agency cadre of health system navigators
Judith Bradford, PhD, Allison Jones
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Community Health Workers SPIG; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA