This Hangout took place on January 19th, 2017.

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The panel included:

Claire Simeone, Opiate Treatment Outpatient Program

Dr. Deborah Borne, San Francisco Department of Public Health / Homeless Outreach Team

Dr. Dominika Seidman, UCSF / Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Jennifer Sarchet, Planned Parenthood Northern California

Miranda Nordell, San Francisco Health Network / Ward 86

Shannon Weber, HIVE / PleasePrEPMe.org

Moderated by Yamini Oseguera-Bhatnagar, HIVE

 

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Here is a list of resources put together by the panelists for further information:

 

Tools from HIVE:

    1. HIVE’s Women & PrEP Resource Page: http://www.hiveonline.org/prep4women/
    2. PleasePrEPMe.org ‘s palm card for women: http://www.hiveonline.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/merged_document.pdf
    3. HIVE’s Blog: https://www.hiveonline.org/hive-blog
    4. Resources for HIV- Women on HIVEonline.org: https://www.hiveonline.org/for-you/hiv-women-2/
    5. Resources for Providers on HIVEonline.org: https://www.hiveonline.org/for-providers/

Resource websites:

    1. National Health Care for the Homeless Council: www.nhchc.org
    2. Coldspring Center for Social & Health Innovation: coldspringcenter.org
    3. SAMHSA: www.samhsa.gov
    4. The Center for Social Innovation: center4si.com

Guidelines relevant to People Who Inject Drugs

    1. Choopanya,K, Martin,M, Suntharasamai,P, et al. Antiretroviral prophylaxis for HIV infection in injecting drug users in Bangkok, Thailand (the Bangkok Tenofovir Study): a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial.  Lancet.  2013; 381(9883), 2083-2090. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23769234
    2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in the United States – 2014: A Clinical Practice Guideline. U.S. Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.  https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/prepguidelines2014.pdf

Implementation perspectives and research:

    1. Edelman EJ, Fiellan DA.  Moving HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis into clinical settings: Lessons from buprenorphine.  Am J Prev Med. 2013; 44(1S2): S86-S90. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23253768
    2. Escudero D, Kerr T, Wood E, et al. Acceptability of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among people who inject drugs (PWID) in a Canadian setting.  AIDS Behav. 2015; 19(5): 752-757. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4315758/
    3. Guise, A, Albers ER, Strathdee SA. “PrEP is not ready for our community and our community is not ready for PrEP”: pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV for people who inject drugs and limits to the HIV prevention response.  Addiction. 2016; doi: 10.1111. Add.13437. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27273843
    4. Kuo I. Olsen H, Patrick R, et al. Willingness to use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among community-recruited, older people who inject drugs in Washington, DC.  Drug Alc Dependence. 2016; 164:8-13. https://www.scholars.northwestern.edu/en/publications/willingness-to-use-hiv-pre-exposure-prophylaxis-among-community-r
    5. Spector AY, Remein RH, Tross S. PrEP in substance abuse treatment: A qualitative study of treatment provider perspectives.  Subst Ab Treat, Prev and Pol. 2015; 10:1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4298071/
    6. Stein M, Thurmond P, Bailey G.  Willingness to use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among opiate users.  AIDS Behav.  2014; 18(9): 1694-1700. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24752703

Epidemiological background:

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. HIV Infection, Risk, Prevention, and Testing Behaviors among Persons Who Inject Drugs—National HIV Behavioral Surveillance: Injection Drug Use, 20 U.S. Cities, 2012. HIV Surveillance Special Report 11. Revised edition. http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/ library/reports/surveillance/. Published August 2015. Accessed 11.20.16

 

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