Effects of Male Circumcision (MC) in the Community, with Nested Clinical Research

Dates

Start Date: 11/01/2008
End Date: 10/31/2013

To assess the effects of male circumcision (MC) program roll out on HIV incidence in communities, on MC acceptance by men and women, and on behaviors in men and women. Nested research includes studies on post-MC surgical wound healing, post-surgical HIV shedding in HIV+ men who request and receive MC, and on markers of mucosal immunity in foreskins archived from HIV-negative and HIV+ men.

Rakai, Uganda

People

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...
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