Articles tagged with: HPTN052

Criminalization of HIV non-disclosure: is the tide turning?

published: June, 19, 2017 Written by // Rob Olver - Editor Categories // Activism, Social Media, Conferences, Current Affairs, Features and Interviews, International , Legal, Media, Rob Olver - Editor

Rob Olver interviews Edwin J. Bernard, Global Co-ordinator of the HIV Justice Network at "Rethinking Justice 2017 Symposium on HIV, Law and Human Rights

Criminalization of HIV non-disclosure: is the tide turning?

One of the things that made the “Rethinking Justice: 2017 Symposium on HIV, Law and Human Rights” a “must-attend” for me was the presence of Edwin J. Bernard, Global Co-ordinator of the HIV Justice Network and foremost expert on HIV criminalization worldwide. PositiveLite.com had interviewed Edwin before and published him as well, but that was all the way back in 2012 and 2016 so I attended the symposium hoping for the chance of an interview. I wasn’t disappointed. Edwin proved very

Views from the front lines: Communicating risk

published: September, 21, 2012 Written by // CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource Categories // CATIE, Sexual Health, Health, CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource

In the third of three articles about communicating risk, CATIE’s James Wilton asks three front - liners just how they do it.

Views from the front lines: Communicating risk

Interviews by James Wilton: This article first appeared in Prevention in Focus, a publication of CATIE. Une version française est disponible ici.  We asked three people about the challenges of explaining risk to their clients and patients. Jody Jollimore—Program Manager, Health Initiative for Men, Vancouver Riyas Fadel—M.A. candidate, Sexology, Université du Québec à Montréal Mona Loutfy—Infectious Diseases Specialist, Women's College Hospital; Research Director, Maple Leaf M

Certainly uncertain: Challenges in communicating HIV risk

published: September, 08, 2012 Written by // CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource Categories // CATIE, Sexual Health, Health, CATIE - HIV and Hep C Info Resource

In the first of several articles, CATIE provides perspectives for service providers about talking to their clients about risk of transmission, but there’s valuable information for people living with HIV too.

Certainly uncertain: Challenges in communicating HIV risk

This article by James Wilton first appeared in Prevention in Focus , a publication of CATIE. Une version française est disponible ici.  Clients often want to know how great their risk of becoming infected with HIV or transmitting HIV is and how effectively different strategies can reduce this risk. Answering these questions in a way that is meaningful to clients can be complex and challenging. Frontline HIV prevention workers need to have a solid understanding of risk and how to help clien