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  1. HIV/AIDS Epidemic in the South Reaches Crisis Proportions in Last Decade, Susan Reif et al., Duke Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research (2012)

    This report examines the significant and disproportionate impact of HIV in the Southern United States, focusing specifically on nine southern states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and (East) T ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2019 4:48pm

  2. Sexual Assault in Jail and Juvenile Facilities: Promising Practices for Prevention and Response, Final Report, Kim English et al., Colorado Division of Criminal Justice Office of Research and Statistics (2011)

    The purpose of this descriptive study was to identify and document promising practices for the prevention and response to sexual assault in juvenile residential facilities and adult jails in the United States. The ultimate goal of the study was to gather ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:24pm

  3. HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health in the District of Columbia, The Women's Collective, Center for Women's Policy Studies (2012)

    The goal of this report is to highlight the reproductive and sexual health experiences of HIV-positive women in Washington, D.C. in order to shape recommendations for service providers and advocates working with or on behalf of this population. Three focu ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/6/2018 3:58pm

  4. Understanding State Departments of Health and Corrections Collaboration: A Summary of Survey Findings — Part I, NASTAD (2011)

    This report by Positive Justice Project member NASTAD provides a summary of health departments' relationships with state departments of corrections (DOC) regarding prevention, care and treatment of HIV and viral hepatitis in state correctional facili ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. Understanding State Departments of Health and Corrections Collaboration: A Summary of Survey Findings — Part II and Strategic Guidance towards ending criminalization-related stigma and discrimination, NASTAD (2011)

    This report by Positive Justice Project member NASTAD provides a summary of health departments' awareness of any policies and practices that unjustly sanction persons living with HIV/AIDS by criminalizing exposure and/or transmission. The survey comp ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  6. HIV Discrimination in Dental Care: Results of a Discrimination Testing Study In Los Angeles County, Brad Sears, Christian Cooper, Fariba S. Younai, and Tom Donohoe, The Williams Institute (December 2011)

    This study measured the level of HIV-related discrimination among dentists in Los Angeles County. Researchers from the Williams Institute contacted 612 dentists' offices in 2007 and 2008 to assess their policies regarding treatment of people living w ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/15/2018 3:02pm

  7. Teenagers in the United States: Sexual activity, contraceptive use, and childbearing, 2006–2010 National Survey of Family Growth, Gladys Martinez, Casey E. Copen, and Joyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics, Vital Health Stat 23(31). 2011.

    This report provides data on sexual activity, contraceptive use, and experiences with childbearing of young women and men ages 15-19 in the United States between 2006-2010. The purpose of the report is to chart trends in these categories using data from t ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  8. Master of Public Health Research Project: Unmarried Women in Ghana, Africa: Predictors of Condom Use- An Analysis of the 2008 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey/Questionnaire Database, Emilie Hill, May 2010.

    This research project evaluates data from Ghana's 2008 Demographic and Health Survey to predict condom use at last sexual encounter among unmarried women and concludes in part that education, not threat of violence, is the most significant indicator ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  9. A Public Health Approach to Advancing Sexual Health in the United States: Rationale and Options for Implementation, Final Meeting Report, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, 2011

    In April 2010, the CDC convened 67 experts from the field of sexual health to develop a public health approach to advancing sexual health in the United States. This report provides an overview of the expert meeting, which underscored the importance of est ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  10. HIV/AIDS AT 30: A PUBLIC OPINION PERSPECTIVE, Kaiser Family Foundation (2011)

    The Kaiser Family Foundation released a national survey report on public opinion towards HIV/AIDS to mark the 30th year of the epidemic. The survey report findings include a declining sense of urgency regarding HIV/AIDS (only 7% of Americans think of HIV ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

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