3040.0 Women and Methamphetamine Use Around the World: Intersecting Risks with HIV and STIs and Future Implications for Public Health Research and Practice

Monday, October 27, 2008: 8:30 AM

8:30 AM
Sexual risk for HIV and STIs among methamphetamine-using women in San Francisco
Jennifer Lorvick, MPH, Lynn D. Wenger, MPH, MSW, Alexandra Lutnick, MA, Jennie L. Harris, MPH, Michèle Thorsen, BA and Alex Kral, PhD
8:45 AM
HIV risks of rural women using methamphetamine within family and social networks
Candice M. Daniel, MS, Anne M. Bowen, PhD and Shanna Wisdom, BS
9:00 AM
Young Thai women who use methamphetamine: Sexual partnerships and social influences
Danielle German, MPH, Susan Sherman, PhD, MPH, Bangorn Sirirojn, MSc, Nicholas Thomson, PhD, Catherine G. Sutcliffe, ScM, Apinun Aramrattana, MD, PhD and David Celentano, ScD
9:15 AM
Teens on Tik: Methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviors among female school drop-outs in South Africa
Wendee M. Wechsberg, PhD, William A. Zule, DrPH, Kyla S. Kurian, PhD, Winnie Luseno, MS, Felicia A. Browne, MPH, CHES, Michelle Kaufman, PhD, Amanda Gentry, BA, Rachel Middlesteadt-Ellerson, BA and Charles Parry, PhD
9:30 AM
Differences in HIV/STI-risk behavior among male and female HIV(-), heterosexual methamphetamine users in San Diego
W. Susan Cheng, MPH, PhDc, Richard S. Garfein, PhD, MPH, Shirley Semple, PhD, Steffanie A. Strathdee, PhD, Thomas Patterson, PhD and James K. Zians, PhD

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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by: International Health, Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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