Publications from The Center for Sexuality 

and Health Disparities

December 2020

Patrick Sullivan, Jennifer Taussig, Mariah Valentine-Graves, Nicole Luisi, Carlos Del Rio, Jeb Jones, Greg Millett, Eli S Rosenberg Rob Stephenson, Colleen Kelley

November 2020

Kristi E. Gamarel, Laura Jadwin-Cakmak, Wesley M. King, Ashley Lacombe-Duncan, Racquelle Trammell, Lilianna A. Reyes, Cierra Burks, Bré Rivera, Emily Arnold, Gary W. Harper
Ashley Lacombe‐Duncan PhD, MSW, Hannah Kia PhD, MSW, Carmen H. Logie PhD, MSW, Kieran P. Todd BA, Yasmeen Persad, Gabrielle Leblanc, Kelendria Nation, Ayden I. Scheim PhD, Tara Lyons PhD, Chavisa Horemans MES, BFA, Mona Loutfy MD, FRCPC, MPH
Daphna Stroumsa, Halley P Crissman, Vanessa K Dalton, Giselle Kolenic, Caroline R Richardson
Staci Gusakova, Kristi Chin, Esra Ascigil, Terri D. Conley, Deepalika Chakravarty, Torsten B. Neilands, Colleen C. Hoff & Lynae A. Darbes
Rob Stephenson, Lynae A. Darbes, Tanaka Chavanduka, Zaynab Essack & Heidi van Rooyen
Erin E. Bonar, James R. Wolfe, Ryan Drab, Rob Stephenson, Patrick S. Sullivan, Tanaka Chavanduka  Benyam Hailu, Jodie L. Guest, José Bauermeister

October 2020

Jami L. Anderson, Peng Li, Elizabeth A. Bukusi, Lynae A. Darbes, Abigail M. Hatcher, Anna Helova, Zachary A. Kwena, Pamela L. Musoke, George Owino, Patrick Oyaro, Anna Joy G. Rogers & Janet M. Turan
Sean Esteban McCabe, PhD; Brooke J. Arterberry, PhD; Kara Dickinson; Rebecca J. Evans-Polce, PhD; Jason A. Ford, PhD; Jennie E. Ryan, PhD; Ty S. Schepis, PhD
Jin, Harry PhD, MPH; Biello, Katie PhD, MPH; Garofalo, Robert MD, MPH; Lurie, Mark PhD; Sullivan, Patrick S. PhD, DVM; Stephenson, Rob PhD; Mimiaga, Matthew J. ScD, MPH
Sierra Teadt, BA ; Jade C Burns, PhD ; Tiffany M Montgomery, PhD ; Lynae Darbes, PhD

September 2020

Jade Burns, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC ; Keith Johnstone ; Tanaka Chavanduka, MPH ; Cornelius Jamison, MS, MSPH, MD ; Valery Pena, BS ; Rob Stephenson, PhD ; Lynae Darbes, PhD
Amy A. Conroy, Anna M. Leddy, Lynae A. Darbes, Torsten B. Neilands, James Mkandawire, Rob Stephenson
Gordon Mansergh, PhD, Kenneth Mayer, MD, Sabina Hirshfield, PhD, Rob Stephenson, PhD, and Patrick Sullivan, PhD, DVM

August 2020

Karen M. Hampanda ,Oliver Mweemba,Yusuf Ahmed,Abigail Hatcher,Janet M. Turan,Lynae Darbes,Lisa L. Abuogi
Sarah M. Peitzmeier, PhD, MSPH, Mannat Malik, MHS, Shanna K. Kattari, PhD, Elliot Marrow, AB, Rob Stephenson, PhD, Madina Agénor, ScD, MPH, and Sari L. Reisner, ScD

July 2020

Stephen C. Bosco, MA, Gabriel Robles, PhD, MSW, Rob Stephenson, MSc, PhD, Tyrel J. Starks, PhD
Zaynab Essack, Ingrid Lynch, Chammah J. Kaunda, Rob Stephenson, Lynae Darbes & Heidi van Rooyen

June 2020

Keith J. Horvath, Teresa Walker, Linda Mireles, Jose A. Bauermeister, Lisa Hightow-Weidman, and Rob Stephenson

May 2020

Tamar Goldenberg, PhD, MPH, Sari L. Reisner, PhD, Gary W. Harper, PhD, MPH, Kristi E. Gamarel, PhD, Rob Stephenson, PhD
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
David R. Pletta, Jaclyn M. White Hughto, Sarah Peitzmeier, Madeline B. Deutsch, Dana Pardee, Jennifer Potter, and Sari L. Reisner
AIDS Patient Care and STDs
Recommendations From a Descriptive Evaluation to Improve Screening Procedures for Web-Based Studies With Couples: Cross-Sectional Study
Jason W Mitchell, MPH, PhD ; Tanaka M D Chavanduka, MPH ; Stephen Sullivan, MPH ; Rob Stephenson, PhD
JMIR Health and Surveillance

April 2020

A Dyadic Perspective on Sexual Agreements Among Same-Sex Male Couples in the United States.
Rogers E, Mimiaga MJ, Garofalo R, Brown E, Bratcher A, Wimbly T, Hidalgo MA, Hoehnle S, Thai J, Kahle E, Sullivan PS, Stephenson R
AIDS and Behavior
Factors associated with reproductive autonomy in Ghana
Dana Loll, Paul J. Fleming, Rob Stephenson, Elizabeth J. King, Emmanuel Morhe, Adom Manu & Kelli Stidham Hall
Culture, Health and Sexuality
Temporal and cross-national comparisons of young Africans’ HIV-related narratives from five countries, 1997–2014
Kate Winskell, Gaëlle Sabben, Robyn Singleton, Robert A. Bednarczyk, Georges Tiendrébéogo, Siphiwe Nkambule-Vilakati, Fatim Dia, Benjamin Mbakwem, Rob Stephenson
Social Science and Medicine - Population Health

March 2020

Stigma, Resilience, and Health Care Use Among Transgender and Other Gender Diverse Youth in the United States
Tamar Goldenberg, Erin M. Kahle, and Rob Stephenson
Transgender Health
Love My Body: Pilot Study to Understand Reproductive Health Vulnerabilities in Adolescent Girls
Golfo Tzilos Wernette, PhD ; Kristina Countryman, MPH ; Kristie Khatibi, MPH ; Erin Riley, MPH ; Rob Stephenson, MSc, PhD
Journal of Medical Internet Research
Social representations of the prevention of heterosexual transmission of HIV among young Africans from five countries, 1997-2014
Kate Winskell, Robyn Singleton, Gaëlle Sabben, Georges Tiendrébéogo, Chris Obong’o, Fatim Louise Dia, Siphiwe Nkambule-Vilakati, Benjamin Mbakwem, Rob Stephenson
PLOS One
Meeting the mark by 2020: country progress toward FP2020 and UNAIDS HIV targets
Kristin M Wall, Erin Rogers, Rob Stephenson
BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health
Brief Intervention to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections and Unintended Pregnancies: Protocol of a Mixed Methods Feasibility Study

Rob Stephenson, MA, MSc, PhD ; Nicholas Metheny, RN, MPH, PhD ; Tamar Goldenberg, MPH, PhD ; Nataliia Bakunina, MD, PhD ; Sofia De Vasconcelos, MSc ; Karel Blondeel5,, MSc ; James Kiarie, MPH, MMed, MBChB ; Igor Toskin, MD, PhD, DSc

JMIR Research Protocols

February 2020

Relationship Characteristics Associated With Perceptions of Partners' HIV Testing Behavior Among Male Couples

Akshay Sharma, Erin Kahle, Stephen Sullivan, Rob Stephenson

AIDS and Behavior
A Theoretically Based Mobile App to Increase Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Uptake Among Men Who Have Sex With Men: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Jeb Jones, MPH, MS, PhD ; Karen Dominguez, MPH ; Rob Stephenson, MSc, PhD ; Joanne D Stekler, MPH, MD ; Amanda D Castel, MPH, MD ; Leandro A Mena, MPH, MD ; Samuel M Jenness, PhD ; Aaron J Siegler, MHS, PhD ; Patrick S Sullivan, DVM, PhD

JMIR Research Protocols
Feasibility and Acceptability of an Electronic Health HIV Prevention Toolkit Intervention With Concordant HIV-Negative, Same-Sex Male Couples on Sexual Agreement Outcomes: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Jason William Mitchell, MPH, PhD ; Ji-Young Lee, MPH ; Yanyan Wu, PhD ; Patrick S Sullivan, DVM, PhD ; Rob Stephenson, PhD

JMIR Formative Research

January 2020

Responses to the gender minority stress and resilience scales among transgender and nonbinary youth

Tanaka M. D. Chavanduka, Kristi E. Gamarel, Kieran P. Todd & Rob Stephenson

Journal of LGBT Youth
Accuracy in self-report of viral suppression among HIV-positive men with HIV-negative male partners

Stephenson, Rob PhD; Bratcher, Anna MSPH; Mimiaga, Matthew J ScD, MPH; Garofalo, Robert MD MPH; Hidalgo, Marco A PhD; Hoehnle, Samuel; Sullivan, Patrick S PhD

Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes
The Influence of Relationship Dynamics and Sexual Agreements on Perceived Partner Support and Benefit of PrEP Use Among Same-Sex Male Couples in the U.S.

Kahle EM, Sharma A, Sullivan S, Stephenson R.

AIDS and Behavior
Correlates of Successful Enrollment of Same-Sex Male Couples Into a Web-Based HIV Prevention Research Study: Cross-Sectional Study

Rob Stephenson, PhD; Tanaka MD Chavanduka, MPH; Stephen Sullivan, MPH; Jason W Mitchell, MPH, PhD

JMIR Public Health and Surveillance
Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Use Among Men Who Have Sex with Men Experiencing Partner Violence

Amy Braksmajer, Suzan M. Walters, Hugh F. Crean, Rob Stephenson, James M. McMahon

AIDS and Behavior