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Session: Global Issues in HIV/AIDS
3271.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Global Issues in HIV/AIDS
HIV/AIDS is a global epidemic, and risk behaviors as well as responses to the disease vary widely based on nation. This poster session will demonstrate HIV-related concerns and interventions in countries such as Malawi, China, and Honduras, among others.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Describe 3 of the emerging issues affecting at-risk populations in international settings. 2. Understand 3 determinants of HIV-risk behavior in international settings.
Moderator(s):Sonya Satinsky
Board 1Factors Influencing Condom Use Intention among Female Sex Workers in China
Ran Zhao
Board 2A pilot study of clinical trials participation barriers in HIV+ Latinas of Mexican-origin living in the US-Mexico border region of San Diego/Tijuana
María Luisa Zúñiga, PhD, Estela Blanco, BA, Paulina Martínez, Steffanie Strathdee, PhD, Allen Gifford, MD
Board 3Experiences of homophobia are related to concurrent sexual partnerships and unprotected anal intercourse among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Shanghai, China
Kyung Hee Choi, PhD, Esther Hudes, PhD. Awards: Excellence in Abstract Submission on an International Topic--Award Winner - Recipient
Board 4Adaptation of effective behavioral interventions for at-risk populations in Honduras
Myriam Hamdallah, MPH, MS, Danielle Darrow de Mora, MPH, Licida Bautista, MD, MPH, Ritza Aviles, MD
Board 5Drugs, sex, and status: Does knowing HIV serostatus change risk behavior?
Siobhan K. Young, MPH, Rhonda Karg, PhD, Winnie Luseno, MA, Wendee M. Wechsberg, PhD
Board 6Determinants of condom use in Zambia: A multi-level analysis
Andrea Plautz, MPH, Joseph Keating, PhD
Board 7Determinants of needle sharing and condom use among injecting drug users in Thai Nguyen City, Uong Bi and Mong Cai, Vietnam
Elizabeth Nauman, BA, Kim Longfield, PhD, Trinh Thu Hang, MPH
Board 8Experience of needle stick injuries and access to nosocomial HIV infection control continuing education programs by physicians and nurses in the Eastern Kasai Province in Congo-Kinshasa
Ngoyi KZ Bukonda, PhD, MPH, Ntumba G. Disashi, PhD, MD, Mukonu B. Alain Kabeya, MD, Crispin Lumbala Wa Mbuyi, MD, Audry Mulumba Wa Kamba, A. Wa Mpoyi Katako Kazadi, MD, MPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by:International Health; Maternal and Child Health; Occupational Health and Safety; Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health; Socialist Caucus

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