Friday, August 23 / 6:31 AM - 6:31 AM   •   Kungstenen

Session 78:
Sexually transmitted diseases: risks and stigma

Chair: Ajay Bailey, University of Groningen

  1. Perceived stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV/AIDS among young people in Tamil Nadu, India Ramesh Chellan, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI); Bimal Charles, AIDS Prevention and Control Project, Voluntry Health Services; Periyathambi Rajendran, Hindusthan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust; N. Ganeshan, AIDS Prevention and Control Project, Voluntry Health Services;

  2. Intimate partner violence and symptoms of sexually transmitted infections among married Indian women Rob Stephenson, Emory University; Amy K. Winter, Princeton University;

  3. Through which pathways do cohabiting married couples become HIV serodiscordant? Evidence from a longitudinal study in rural Malawi Simona Bignami, Université de Montréal; Kim Deslandes, Université de Montréal;

  4. Demographic change, prostitution, and sexually transmitted infection rates in China Avraham Ebenstein, Harvard University; Ethan J. Sharygin, University of Pennsylvania;

  5. Spousal communication and women’s health-seeking behavior for STDs: the role of seasonal migration Victor Agadjanian, Arizona State University; Arusyak Sevoyan, University of Adelaide;

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