2019 Archives

Mailing free home HIV tests helps detect more infections 

WRDW-TV | November 18, 2019

One Third of MSM PrEP Users in French Analysis Quit in 30 Months

17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

HIV Diagnosis Using Rapid Screening Test May Not Be Reliable in HIV Controllers 

Infectious Disease Advisor | November 1, 2019

HIV Self-Testing Increases HIV Testing Frequency in High-Risk Men Who Have Sex With Men: A Randomized Controlled Trial

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Aug 15;78(5):505-512. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001709.

USPSTF issues draft recommendation statement for HCV screening in adults

USPSTF | August 27, 2019

Even when HIV prevention drug is covered, other costs block treatment 

Chicago Tribune | August 2, 2019

Undocumented African Immigrants' Experiences of HIV Testing and Linkage to Care

26 Jun 2019-AIDS Patient Care and STDs

Advancing PrEP in the Southern United States 

Infectious Disease Advisor | August 2, 2019

Determinants of heterosexual men's demand for long-acting injectable pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV in urban South Africa

BMC Public Health. 2019 Jul 24;19(1):996. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7276-1.

Willingness to Use and Adhere to HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) among Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in China

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Jul 23;16(14). pii: E2620. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16142620

Almost No New HIV Infections in Paris Comparison of Daily vs As-Needed PrEP

10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019), July 21-24, 2019, Mexico City

American Academy of HIV Medicine Says New Connecticut PrEP Bill Empowers Adolescents to Protect Themselves Against HIV; Serves as Model for Other States to Follow 

AAHIVM | July 11, 2019

HIV Self Test Receives WHO Prequalification Approval 

Pharmacy Times | July 9, 2019

Less than 40 Percent of Americans Have Been Tested for HIV in Their Lifetimes 

Georgia Voice | June 30, 2019

Office social norms predict nurse practitioner HIV screening behavior 

Healio | June 29, 2019

Many in the United States Have Not Been Tested for HIV

Medscape | June 28, 2019


What motivates serodiscordant couples to prevent HIV transmission within their relationships: findings from a PrEP implementation study in Kenya

Cult Health Sex. 2018 Jun;20(6):625-639. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2017.1367421

Screening for HIV Infection US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement

US Preventive Services Task Force | June 11, 2019

Statement of HIVMA Chair Dr. W. David Hardy on USPSTF final PrEP recommendation

hivma | June 11, 2019

Factors Affecting Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Implementation for Women in the United States: A Systematic Review

J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 Jun 10. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2018.7353

New USPSTF Guidelines for HIV Screening and Preexposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)Straight A’s

JAMA Netw Open. 2019

Substance Use and Adherence to HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis for Men Who Have Sex with Men

Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 Dec;24(12). doi: 10.3201/eid2412.180400

Highlights: CDC National HIV Prevention Conference

HIV.gov | March 27, 2019

HIV Testing and Sexual Health Among Black African Men and Women in London, United Kingdom

JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Mar 1;2(3):e190864. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.0864

HIV risk in MSM, transgender people, high-school students, new mothers

2019 National HIV Prevention Conference, March 18-21, 2019, Atlanta

A missing perspective: injectable pre-exposure prophylaxis for people who inject drugs

AIDS Care. 2019 Mar 1:1-7

Acceptability of HIV testing using oral quick self-testing kit in men who have sex with men

Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi. 2018 Jul 10;39(7):937-942. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0254-6450.2018.07.014

Pre-exposure prophylaxis initiation and adherence among Black men who have sex with men (MSM) in three US cities: results from the HPTN 073 study

PubMed | February 22, 2019

Oral HIV self-testing kit demonstrates 100% specificity, 99.5% sensitivity

Healio | February 4, 2019