Stigma and Discrimination

Active Projects: 32

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
HIV Prevention and Care for Peruvian MSM and Transgender Women Susan M. Kegeles, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
HIV epidemiology among vulnerable populations in Iran Ali Mirzazadeh, PhD, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, International Health Policy, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Diabetes and Tuberculosis in Brazilian slum settings Jayant Rajan, MD Tuberculosis, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Refugee and Asylum seeker Health Initiative Fatima Karaki, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, International Health Policy
Vulnerable youth, homelessness, and risk behaviors Colette L. Auerswald, MD, MS Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
International Criminal Justice Innovation Program Brie A. Williams, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Mentoring patient-oriented research on the health consequences of polydrug use Elise Riley, PhD HIV/AIDS, Cardiovascular Disease, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse, Training and Capacity Building
Expansion and Improvement of Clinical Services for Transgender Individuals Madeline B. Deutsch, MD, MPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
The Impact of Early Medical Treatment in Transgender Youth Stephen M. Rosenthal, MD Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Indian Health Services, Shiprock, NM Lawrence Haber, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
Development of a UCSF-Gladstone CFAR Health Disparities Core Paul A. Volberding, MD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Culturally relevant PrEP demonstration for trans communities Jeanne M. Sevelius, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Improving Health Outcomes for Women Living with HIV Sheri A. Lippman, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care
Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities in Biologic and Clinical Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Outcomes Maria Dall'Era, MD Immunology, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Effects of Polydrug Use, Adulterants and HIV on Cardiac Injury in Homeless Women Elise Riley, PhD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Hypertension Management in Minority and Low-income Populations Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Identity, Stress, and Health in Three Cohorts of Lesbians Gay Men and Bisexuals Marguerita A. Lightfoot, PhD Stigma and Discrimination
Improving Mental Health through Integration with Primary Care in Rural Karnataka Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD HIV/AIDS, Neurology and Mental Health, Stigma and Discrimination
Peer Navigation to Improve Engagement in Care for HIV-Positive MSM in South Africa Timothy E. Lane, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Patient and Peer Education
Leveraging compassionate release reform to advance palliative care for seriously ill prisoners Brie A. Williams, MD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Addressing Health Disparities among Transgender Women Rachel Kaplan, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care
Reducing AIDS stigma among health professionals in South India Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Treatment Adherence
Programmatic Implementation and Technical Assistance (TA) for HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) Prevention, Care, and Treatment Services throughout the Health System in South Africa under the President's Emergency Plan Timothy E. Lane, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Assertive Case Management and Motivational Interviewing for Homeless or Marginally Housed MSM of Color Who Are Substance Users with Co-Occurring Mental Illness: a Program Expansion James W. Dilley, MD Neurology and Mental Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention
HIV Evaluation Activities with High Risk Underserved Populations in South Africa under PEPFAR Timothy E. Lane, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Transgender Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center Greg M. Rebchook, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Culturally relevant intervention development for incarcerated transgender women Jeanne M. Sevelius, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Implementing Partner: Understanding the HIV prevention needs of men who have sex with men (MSM) and their partners in Southern Africa: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and Namibia Lynae Darbes, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Patient and Peer Education
The Transnational Cohort: Global HIV Epidemiology And Prevention Research For Transwomen. Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Risk Reduction and Prevention
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Enhancing HIV treatment adherence in South India: The Chetana study Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Treatment Adherence
Disclosure Intervention for Zimbabwean Parents: Y 4 RPPR processed as renewal for P subaccount transition Marguerita A. Lightfoot, PhD HIV/AIDS, Stigma and Discrimination, Patient and Peer Education

Active Projects: 33

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Homeless Female Offenders Returning to the Community: Improving Hopeful Futures Maria L. Ekstrand, PhD Women's Health, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Aging Among the Homeless: Geriatric Conditions, Health and Healthcare Outcomes Margot B. Kushel, MD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
360: The Positive Care Center - Men of Color Program (MOCP) - Integrated Case Management Malcolm D. John, MD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Treatment Adherence
We Are All Women”: Exploring the inclusion of transgender women living with HIV in care and support services for non-transgender women Jeanne M. Sevelius, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Does Shifting Gender Norms on the Community Level Lead to Increased HIV Services Uptake? Sheri A. Lippman, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Stigma and Discrimination, Patient and Peer Education
Discovering Healthcare Innovations to Address Disparities in Stroke (DIADS) Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Sheroes: Culturally Relevant Sexual Risk Reduction among High-Risk Women Jeanne M. Sevelius, PhD HIV/AIDS, Stigma and Discrimination
African American Center of Excellence HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care, Health Systems Strengthening, Patient and Peer Education
Promoting Post-Treatment Self-Management among Latinos with Cancer Anna M. Napoles, PhD, MPH Cancer/Oncology, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination
Implementation of Buprenorphine Within Aetna Behavioral Health Laura A. Schmidt, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Substance Abuse
Using Participatory Mapping Among Mexican Migrants to Foster Health Literacy Skills Margaret A. Handley, PhD, MPH Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Patient and Peer Education
Classification in the Public Provision of Care: Trans Health in North and South America Janet K. Shim, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care
HIV prevention for male couples in Africa Lynae Darbes, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Building the Foundation for a Science-Community Partnership to Address the Early Roots of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Michelle A. Albert, MD, MPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Building the Foundation for a Science-Community Partnership to Address the Early Roots of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Michelle A. Albert, MD, MPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Trauma, Resilience, and Gender Affirmation: A Cross-Sectional Quantitative Study of the Determinants of Sexual Risk Behavior Among Trans Women in Beirut, Lebanon Justine McGowan, MS HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Epidemiology and Surveillance
CA Sudden Infant Death (SIDS) Program Abbey D. Alkon, RN, PhD, FAAN Newborn and Infant Health, Stigma and Discrimination
Postcolonial Idioms of Race and Identity in the Genomic Age Catherine A. Bliss, PhD Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Ending Self Stigma: Randomize Trial to Reduce Internalized Stigma among People with SMI Neurology and Mental Health, Stigma and Discrimination
Health Research with Diverse Populations Timothy E. Lane, PhD, MPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence
AIDS Stigma Among Health Professionals in Puerto Rico Torsten B. Neilands, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Perceived Discrimination, Stress Responses and Cardiovascular Regeneration among African Americans Kirstin E. Aschbacher, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Stigma and Discrimination
Evaluation Proposal for the Boys and Men of Color Project of the California Teacher's Association Claire Brindis, DrPH Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Kellogg Foundation-Black Infant Health (BIH) Program in California Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH Newborn and Infant Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Evaluation Proposal for the Boys and Men of Color Project of the California Teachers Association Claire Brindis, DrPH Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Navigator Enhanced Case Management for Jail Inmates Janet Myers, PhD HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Project Evaluation for Lyon-Martin Health Clinic E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care
Center of Excellence for Transgender HIV Prevention E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Outreach-based STI and HIV testing for street youth in San Francisco Colette L. Auerswald, MD, MS Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Stigma and Discrimination, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Racial, Ethnic, and Language Disparities in Access and Utilization in California's Largest HMOs Alicia Fernandez, MD Stigma and Discrimination
Street START (Street Testing and Rapid Testing) Project Colette L. Auerswald, MD, MS HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination, Engagement in Care
Homeless Youth: Street Culture, Social Networks and HIV-Risk Colette L. Auerswald, MD, MS HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Sustaining Vietnam's First Anonymous HIV Testing and Counseling Center Christina (Krysia) P. Lindan, MD, MSc HIV/AIDS, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination