Experience of bias-motivated bullying and psychosocial problems: Correlates of HIV risk behaviors in emerging and young adult men who have sex with men
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Assess the relationship between bias-motivated bullying and HIV risk behaviors in young men who have sex with men (YMSM). Identify the life stages and types of bullying experience associated with various behaviors known to increase risk of HIV infection in YMSM. Formulate an HIV risk behavior composite score based on per contact risk data.
Keyword(s): HIV/AIDS, Gay Men
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I was the principle investigator for this study on bias-motivated bullying and HIV risk behaviors in young men who have sex with men. This study was conducted for my thesis as a requirement for the Master of Public Health. My research interests include HIV prevention and care, sexual minority health, mental health, and quantitative methodologies.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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