4107.0 Transgender Issues and HIV

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 10:30 AM
The purpose of this session is to discuss HIV prevention methods for Transgendered women and their male partners as well as to highlight intervention methods specific to African-American Transgendered individuals.
Session Objectives: 1) Describe HIV prevention methods among transgendered women and their male partners. 2) Describe HIV prevention methods among African-American Transgendered individuals. 3) Discuss intervention methods for HIV prevention Transgendered individuals.

10:30 AM
HIV risk behavior among Black men who have sex with transgender partners, Boston, Massachusetts
Sari L. Reisner, MA, Matthew J. Mimiaga, ScD, MPH, Sean Bland, BA, Kevin Cranston, MDiv, Deborah Isenberg, MPH and Kenneth Mayer, MD
10:50 AM
Relationship Context for HIV Risk among Transgender Women and their Long-term Male Partners
Don Operario, PhD, Tooru Nemoto, PhD, Mariko Iwamoto, MA and Toni Moore
11:10 AM
High Risk for HIV Transmission among Transgender Women and their Male Partners
Tooru Nemoto, PhD, Mariko Iwamoto, MA, Toni Moore and Don Operario, PhD

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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by: LGBT Caucus of Public Health Professionals, Socialist Caucus, Social Work, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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