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  1. Structural Interventions for HIV Prevention in the United States, Adaora Adimora & Judith Auerbach, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (JAIDS) (2015)

    Creating an HIV prevention plan or an “End the Epidemic” plan requires so much more than understanding the routes and risks of HIV transmission. Time and again, the data show that the behavioral and social parts of an individual’s life affect their risk o ...

    admin - 8/8/2019 1:42pm

  2. Structural racism and health inequities in the USA: evidence and interventions, Zinzi D Bailey et al., The Lancet (2017)

    Despite the fact that racism in its many forms contributes to poor health outcomes, health professionals and policymakers have yet to employ concrete anti-racism measures to address persistent health inequities in the United States. Bailey et al. focus sp ...

    admin - 11/27/2018 2:08pm

  3. Mass incarceration, public health, and widening inequality in the USA, Christopher Wilderman & Emily A Wang, Lancet (2017)

    Mass incarceration is a public health issue, and policy changes that affect mass incarceration can and should be informed by data related to health outcomes for individuals and communities. Wilderman and Wang (2018) outline the history of mass incarcerati ...

    admin - 10/10/2018 2:55pm

  4. HIV and Mass Incarceration: Where Infectious Diseases and Social Justice Meet (NCMJ, 2016)

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  5. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Sustained Viral Suppression and Transmission Risk Potential Among Persons Receiving HIV Care – United States, 2014, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 67:4 (2018)

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  6. Karen M. Abram et al., Disparities in HIV/AIDS Risk Behaviors After Youth Leave Detention: A 14-Year Longitudinal Study, 139 Pediatrics 2 (2017)

    This study examines HIV/AIDS risk behaviors in delinquent youth during the 14 years after leaving juvenile detention settings, with a focus on gender and racial/ethnic differences. The study, based on 1829 subjects, sought to explain, for example, why Bla ...

    admin - 6/8/2017 2:46pm

  7. Support for HIV Testing and HIV Criminalization Among Offenders Under Community Supervision, Brad Barber and Bronwen Lichtenstein, Research in the Sociology of Health Care, Volume 33, 253-273 (2015)

    In a survey of 197 Alabama probationers and parolees to determine offenders' knowledge of HIV and Alabama’s HIV-specific criminal law, and their level of support for HIV testing and mandatory disclosure, the vast majority supported both testing and c ...

    admin - 11/2/2015 1:11pm

  8. Changing Patterns of Diagnoses and Prevalence of HIV Infection Among Latinos Indicate Need for More Effective Prevention Intervention Strategies for Targeted Communities (2015)

    Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV infection in the United States. The rate of HIV infection in 2013 was nearly three times that of non-Hispanic whites according to the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) published by the Centers for ...

    admin - 2/15/2018 4:50pm

  9. Critical Race Theory as Theoretical Framework and Analysis Tool for Population Health Research, Critical Public Health, Louis Graham, Shelly Brown-Jeffy, Robert Aronson, Charles Stephens, 2011

    Published in Critical Public Health in March 2011, this article briefly summarizes a mental health study employing Critical Race Theory (CRT) and a commentary emphasizing how CRT can contribute to the sociology of mental health. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:25am

  10. Reproductive Injustice: Racial and Gender Discrimination in U.S. Health, Sister Song Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, and the Center for Reproductive Rights (2014)

    Prepared as a shadow report for the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), this report evaluates the U.S. record on addressing racial and gender discrimination in sexual and reproductive health care. Highlighting racia ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:33am

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