Session 158:
Gender and HIV Risk in Understudied Populations

Saturday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Brule A
Level 5

Chair: Sanyu A. Mojola, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Abigail Harrison, Brown University

  1. Multiple Concurrent Partnerships in a Sub-Saharan Setting: Biases in Self-Reported Measures and Their Implications for HIV/AIDS PreventionStephane Helleringer, Columbia University; Linda Kalilani-Phiri, University of Malawi; Jemima A. Frimpong, University of Pennsylvania; James Mkandawire, Montfort Hospital, Malawi

  2. Changing Inequitable Gender Norms among Young Women in India to Reduce Their Vulnerability to HIV and SRH Problems: A Pilot Intervention in Mumbai Slum CommunitiesVaishali Sharma Mahendra, Population Council; Ravi K. Verma, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Ajay Kumar Singh, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Julie Pulerwitz, Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH)

  3. Multiple Partnerships and HIV among the Garifuna Minority Population in BelizeJustin Buszin, Brown University and Population Services International (PSI); Benjamin Nieto-Andrade, Population Services International (PSI); Jorge Rivas, Population Services International (PSI); Kim Longfield, Population Services International (PSI)

  4. Exploring Taboo Behaviours in a Traditional Society: Evidence from PakistanAli M. Mir, Population Council; Abdul Wajid, Population Council; Laura J. Reichenbach, Population Council; Mumraiz Khan, Population Council; Irfan Masood, Population Council

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