Session 78:
Sexually transmitted diseases: risks and stigma

Friday, June 15
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Kungstenen
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Ajay Bailey, University of Groningen

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

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

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

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

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

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