Session 54:
HIV/AIDS Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa

Thursday, May 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Rochester
3rd Floor

Chair: Dominique Meekers, Tulane University
Discussant: Sarah Castle, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  1. Community Mobilization and HIV/AIDS Prevention among Youth in West Africa: The Guinea Case StudyFannie Fonseca-Becker, Johns Hopkins University; Winifride Mwebesa, Johns Hopkins University

  2. Does Knowledge of Risk of Contracting AIDS Change Sexual Behavior? The Case of Mozambican YouthNdola Prata, University of California, Berkeley; Mark Stehr, Drexel University; Leo Morris, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Elizio Mazive, National Institute of Statistics, Mozambique

  3. Changing Perceptions of Risk of Infection with HIV/AIDS in Rural MalawiKirsten Smith, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Perceived Social Support and Condom Use in Urban CameroonBasile O. Tambashe, Tulane University; Gervais Beninguisse, Institut De Formation Et De Recherche Demographiques (IFORD)

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