In addition to comprehensive final reports, R2P is committed to contributing novel findings to the body of scientific literature on HIV prevention. Peer-reviewed articles based on R2P studies have been authored by researchers at R2P-affililated academic institutions, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and local partner organizations.
Jane T. Bertrand, Dino Rech, Dickens Omondi Aduda, Sasha Frade, Mores Loolpapit, Michael D. Machaku, Mathews Oyango, Webster Mavhu, Alexandra Spyrelis, Linnea Perry, Margaret Farrell, Delivette Castor, Emmanuel Njeuhmeli. Systematic Monitoring of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Scale-Up: Adoption of Efficiency Elements in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0082518
Larissa Jennings, Jane Bertrand, Dino Rech, Steven A. Harvey, Karin Hatzold, Christopher A. Samkange, Dickens S. Omondi Aduda, Bennett Fimbo, Peter Cherutich, Linnea Perry, Delivette Castor, Emmanuel Njeuhmeli. Quality of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Services during Scale-Up: A Comparative Process Evaluation in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0079524
Kate Macintyre, Katherine Andrinopoulos, Natome Moses, Marta Bornstein, Athanasius Ochieng, Erin Peacock, Jane Bertrand. Attitudes, Perceptions and Potential Uptake of Male Circumcision among Older Men in Turkana County, Kenya Using Qualitative Methods. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0083998
Webster Mavhu, Sasha Frade, Ann-Marie Yongho, Margaret Farrell, Karin Hatzold, Michael Machaku, Mathews Onyango, Owen Mugurungi, Bennett Fimbo, Peter Cherutich, Dino Rech, Delivette Castor, Emmanuel Njeuhmeli, Jane T. Bertrand. Provider Attitudes toward the Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Scale-Up in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0082911
Dino Rech, Alexandra Spyrelis, Sasha Frade, Linnea Perry, Margaret Farrell, Rebecca Fertziger, Carlos Toledo, Delivette Castor, Emmanuel Njeuhmeli, Dayanund Loykissoonlal, Jane T. Bertrand. Implications of the Fast-Evolving Scale-Up of Adult Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for Quality of Services in South Africa. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0080577
Dino Rech, Jane T. Bertrand, Nicholas Thomas, Margaret Farrell, Jason Reed, Sasha Frade, Christopher Samkange, Walter Obiero, Kawango Agot, Hally Mahler, Delivette Castor, Emmanuel Njeuhmeli. Surgical Efficiencies and Quality in the Performance of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Procedures in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe. PLOS ONE: published 06 May 2014 | info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0084271
Figueroa ME, Kincaid DL, Hurley EA. The effect of a joint communication campaign on multiple sex partners in Mozambique: the role of psychosocial/ideational factors. AIDS Care. 2014 Apr 22:1-6. [Epub ahead of print].
Donastorg Y, Barrington C, Perez M, Kerrigan D. Abriendo Puertas: Baseline Findings from an Integrated Intervention to Promote Prevention, Treatment and Care among FSW Living with HIV in the Dominican Republic. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 14;9(2):e88157. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088157. eCollection 2014.
Cox CM, Babalola S, Kennedy CE, Mbwambo J, Likindikoki S, Kerrigan D. Determinants of concurrent sexual partnerships within stable relationships: a qualitative study in Tanzania. BMJ Open. 2014 Feb 7;4(2):e003680. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003680.
Tomori C, Kennedy CE, Brahmbhatt H, Wagman JA, Mbwambo JK, Likindikoki S, Kerrigan DL. Barriers and facilitators of retention in HIV care and treatment services in Iringa, Tanzania: the importance of socioeconomic and sociocultural factors. AIDS Care. 2013 Nov 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Tomori C, Francisco LV, Kennedy CE, Kajula-Maonga L, Likindikoki S, Babalola SO, Beckham SW, Mbwambo JK, Kerrigan DL. The changing cultural and economic dynamics of polygyny and concurrent sexual partnerships in Iringa, Tanzania. Glob Public Health. 2013; 8(7):857-870.
Kennedy CE, Brahmbhatt H, Likindikoki S, Beckham SW, Mbwambo JK, Kerrigan D. Exploring the potential of a conditional cash transfer intervention to reduce HIV risk among young women in Iringa, Tanzania. AIDS Care. 2013 Aug 8. [Epub ahead of print]
Yam EA, Mnisi Z, Mabuza X, Kennedy C, Kerrigan D, Tsui A, Baral S. Use of dual protection among female sex workers in Swaziland. Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health. 2013 June; 39(2):69-78.
Mooney A, Kidanu A, Bradley H, Kumoji E, Kennedy C, Kerrigan D. Work-related violence and inconsistent condom use with non-paying partners among female sex workers in Adama City, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2013;13(1):771.
Yam EA, Mnisi Z, Maziya S, Kennedy C, Baral S. Use of emergency contraceptive pills among female sex workers in Swaziland. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2013 Jun 21. [Epub ahead of print]
Limaye RJ, Babalola S, Kennedy CE, Kerrigan DL. Descriptive and injunctive norms related to concurrent sexual partnerships in Malawi: implications for HIV prevention research and programming. Health Educ Res. 2013 Jun 18. [Epub ahead of print]
Bertrand JT, Njeuhmeli E, Forsythe S, Mattison SK, Mahler H, Hankins CA. Voluntary medical male circumcision: a qualitative study exploring the challenges of costing demand creation in eastern and southern Africa. PLoS One. 2011;6(11):e27562. Epub 2011 Nov 29.
Fehringer J, Babalola S, Kennedy C, Kajula L, Mbwambo J, Kerrigan D. Parental influence on engagement in multiple concurrent sexual partnerships among youth in Tanzania: Implications for HIV prevention programming. AIDS Care. 2013; 25(2):207-14.
Fortin I, Bertrand J. Drug use and HIV risk among middle class young people in Guatemala City. Journal of Drug Issues. 2013 January; 43(1):20-38.
Yam EA, Mnisi Z, Sithole B, Kennedy C, Kerrigan DL, Tsui AO, Baral S. Association between condom use and use of other contraceptive methods among female sex workers in Swaziland: a relationship-level analysis of condom and contraceptive use. Sex Transm Dis. 2013 May;40(5):406-12.
Baral SD, Ketende S, Mnisi Z, Mabuza X, Grosso A, Sithole B, Maziya S, Kerrigan DL, Green JL, Kennedy CE, Adams D. A cross-sectional assessment of the burden of HIV and associated individual- and structural-level characteristics among men who have sex with men in Swaziland.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18768. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18768.
Kennedy CE, Baral SD, Fielding-Miller R, Adams D, Dludlu P, Sithole B, Fonner VA, Mnisi Z, Kerrigan D. 'They are human beings, they are Swazi': intersecting stigmas and the positive health, dignity and prevention needs of HIV-positive men who have sex with men in Swaziland.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18749. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18749.
Papworth E, Ceesay N, An L, Thiam-Niangoin M, Ky-Zerbo O, Holland C, Drame FM, Grosso A, Diouf D, Baral SD. Epidemiology of HIV among female sex workers, their clients, men who have sex with men and people who inject drugs in West and Central Africa.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18752. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18751.
Park JN, Papworth E, Kassegne S, Moukam L, BilIong SC, Macauley I, Yomb YR, Nkoume N, Mondoleba V, Eloundou J, Lebreton M, Tamoufe U, Grosso A, Baral SD. HIV prevalence and factors associated with HIV infection among men who have sex with men in Cameroon.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18752. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18752.
van der Elst EM, Smith AD, Gichuru E, Wahome E, Musyoki H, Muraguri N, Fegan G, Duby Z, Bekker L, Bender B, Graham SM, Operario D, Sanders EJ. Men who have sex with men sensitivity training reduces homoprejudice and increases knowledge among Kenyan health care providers in coastal Kenya.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18748. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18748.
van der Elst EM, Gichuru E, Omar A, Kanungi J, Duby Z, Midoun M, Shangani S, Graham SM, Smith AD, Sanders EJ, Operario D. Experiences of Kenyan health care workers providing services to men who have sex with men: qualitative findings from a sensitivity training program.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18741. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18741.
Wirtz AL, Jumbe V, Trapence G, Kamba D, Umar E, Ketende S, Berry M, Strömdahl SK, Beyrer C, Baral, SD. HIV among men who have sex with men in Malawi: elucidating HIV prevalence and correlates to inform HIV prevention.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(4Suppl 3): 18742. doi: 10.7448/IAS.16.4.18742.