4296.0 Epidemiology of HIV, sexually transmitted infections and sexual behavior

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 2:30 PM
This session will address results of studies in HIV and other STDs including the effect of food insecurity on HIV positive persons, role of sexual transmission of HIV among drug users in China, the relationship between stressful life events and sexual risk taking, and comparison of results using different methods for analyzing missing risk data.
Session Objectives: Identify the role of sexual transmission of HIV among young non-injection and injection opiate users in China. Assess whether the association between HIV transmission risk and concurrent HIV/AIDS diagnosis differs by method used for handling missing risk data. Describe prevalence of food insecurity among HIV-positive patients
Wiley D. Jenkins, PhD, MPH

Introductory Remarks
2:35 PM
Role of sexual transmission of HIV among young non-injection and injection opiate users: A respondent driven sampling study
Jian Li, MD, PhD, Jianhua Li, Jian Luo, Don Des Jarlais, PhD, Nana Koram, MPH, PhD, Peikan Li and Hongjie Liu, MS, PhD
2:50 PM
Comparing models of HIV transmission risk on concurrent HIV/AIDS diagnosis using multiple imputation and other methods for handling missing risk data, New York City 2008
Laura Stadelmann, MPH, Sara Bodach, MPH, Arpi Terzian, PhD, MPH, Sarah Braunstein, PhD, MPH, Colin Shepard, MD and Denis Nash, PhD, MPH
3:20 PM
Racial disparities in AIDS survival, Florida, 1993-2007
Mary Jo Trepka, MD, MSPH, Theophile Niyonsenga, PhD, Lorene Maddox, MPH, Spencer Lieb, MPH, Khaleeq Lutfi, MPH and Elena Pavlova-McCalla, MD, MHSA

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

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

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