Saturday, May 2 / 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM   •   Brule A

Session 158:
Gender and HIV Risk in Understudied Populations

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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