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  1. Atre, Sachin. Modelling approaches for tuberculosis: are they realistic? The Lancet Global Health. March 2017;5(3)e268




  1. Kapoor S, Gupta A, Shah M. Cost effectiveness of isoniazid preventive therapy for HIV-infected pregnant women in India. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2016:20(1).
  2. Savic R, Ruslami R, Hibma J, Hessling A, Ramachandran G, Gamiem AR, Swaminathan S, Mcilleron H, Gupta A, Thakur K, vanCrevel R, Aarnoutse R, Dooley K. Pediatric tuberculous meningitis: model-based approach to determining optimal doses of anti-tuberculosis drugs for children. Clin Pharmacol Ther2015 Oct 22. doi:10.1002/cpt.202. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Maddali MV, Dowdy DW, Gupta A, Shah M. Economic and epidemiological impact of early antiretroviral therapy initiation in India. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2015;18:20217.
  4. Balagopal A, Asmuth DM, Yang W-T, Campbell T, Gupte N, Smeaton L, Kanyama C, Grinsztejn B, Santos B, Supparatpinyo K, Badal-Faesen S, Lama JR, Lalloo U, Zulu F, Pawar JS, Riviere C, Kumarasamy N, Hakim J, Li X-D, Pollard RB, Semba RD, Thomas DL, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Pre-cART elevation of CRP and CD4+ T-cell immune activation associated with HIV clinical progression in m Multinational case-cohort studyJ Acquir Immune Def Syndr. 2015 Oct 1.
  5. Hamilton CD, Swaminathan S, Christopher DJ, Ellner J, Gupta A, Sterling TR, Rolla V, Srinivasan S, Karyana M, Siddiqui S, Stoszek SK, Kim P. RePORT International: advancing tuberculosis biomarker research through global collaboration. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2015;61(suppl 3):S155-S159 doi: 10.1093/cid/civ611.
  6. McNairy ML, Teasdale CA, El-Sadr WM, Mave V, Abrams EJ. Mother and child both matter: reconceptualizing the prevention of mother-to-child transmission care continuum. Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS. 2015 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print] Subscription Required.
  7. Suryavanshi N, Mave V, Gupte N, Bhosale R, Sambarey P, Patil S, Sastry J, Bollinger R, Gupta A, Shankar A & The SWEN India Study Team. Contraceptive use and factors associated with postpartum surgical sterilization among HIV-infected women in Pune, India. Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services. 2015;14(3):21 Aug [Epub ahead of print] DOI:10.1080/15381501.2014.946548
  8. Chang LW, Kakigozi, G, Billioux VG, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Wawer MJ, Bollinger RC, Reynolds SJ. Effectiveness of peer support on care engagement and preventive care intervention utilization among pre-antiretroviral therapy, HIV-infected adults in Rakai, Uganda: a randomized trial. AIDS and Behavior. 2015 14 Aug. doi:10.1007/s10461-015-1159-y [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Moran D, Edwardson J, Cuneo CN, Tackett S, Aluri J, Kironji A, Cox J, Carroll B, Lie E, Fofana M, Bollinger RC, Ziegelstein RC, Chen CC. Development of global health education at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine: a student-driven initiative.  Med Educ Online. 2015 Jul 27;20:28632. doi: 10.3402/meo.v20.28632. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26220909 

  10. Sahay S, Deshpande S, Bembalkar S,  Kharat M, Parkhe A, Brahme RG, Paranjape R,  Bollinger RC, Mehendale SM. Failure to use and sustain male condom usage: lessons learned from a prospective study among men attending STI clinic in Pune, India. PLOS ONE. 2015 13 Aug. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0135071 
  11. Podany AT, Bao Y, Swindells S, Chaisson RE, Andersen JW, Mwelase T, Supparatpinyo K, Mohapi L, Gupta A, Benson Cam, Kim P, Fletcher CV on behalf of the ACTG A5279 Study Team. Efavirenz pharmacokinetics in HIV-infected persons receiving rifapentine and isoniazid for tuberculosis prevention. Clin Infect Dis. 2015;16 Jun. pii: civ464. [Epub ahead of print]
  12. Nakigozi G, Makumbi FE, Bwanika JB, Atuyambe L, Reynolds SJ, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Chang LW, Kiggundu V, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Kamya MR. Impact of patient-selected care buddies on adherence to HIV care, disease progression and conduct of daily life among pre-antiretroviral HIV-infected patients in Rakai, Uganda: a randomized controlled trial. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015;Jun 1. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. Linas BS, Latkin C, Genz A, Westergaard RP, Chang LW, Bollinger RC, Kirk GD. Utilizing mHealth methods to identify patterns of high risk illicit drug use. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2015;151:250-7.
  14. Billioux A, Nakigozi G, Newell K, Chang LW, Quinn TC, Gray R, Ndyanabo A, Galiwango R, Kiggundu V, Serwadda D, Reynolds SJ. Durable suppression of HIV-1 after virologic monitoring-based antiretroviral adherence counseling in Rakai, Uganda. PLoS One. 2015 May 26;10(5). doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0127235.
  15. Trebach JD, Chaulk CP, Page KR, Tuddenham S, Ghanem KG. Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis among women reporting extragenital exposures. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 2015;42(5):233-9.
  16. Yang C, Linas B, Kirk G, Bollinger R, Chang L, Chander G, Siconolfi D, Braxton S, Rudolph A, Latkin C. Feasibility and acceptability of smartphone-based ecological momentary assessment of alcohol use among African American men who have sex with men in Baltimore. JMIR mHealth uHealth. 2015 Apr-Jun;3(2):e67. doi: 10.2196/mhealth.4344.
  17. Gandhi BS, Kulkarni K, Godbole M, Dole SS, Kapur S, Satpathy P, Khatri AM, Deshpande PS, Azad F, Gupte N, Bharadwaj R, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Dengue and chikungunya co-infection associated with more severe clinical disease than mono-infection. International J. of Healthcare and Biomedical Research. 2015 Apr;3(3).
  18. Shivakoti R, Yang WT, Gupte N, Berendes S, Rose A, Cardoso SW, Mwelase N, Kanyama C, Pillay S, Samaneka W, Riviere C, Sugandhavesa P, Santos B, Poongulali S, Tripathy S, Bollinger RC, Currier JS, Tang AM, Semba RD, Christian P, Campbell TB, Gupta A; NWCS 319 and PEARLS Study Team. Concurrent anemia and elevated CRP predicts HIV clinical treatment failure, including TB, post-antiretroviral therapy initiationClin Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 31. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ265. [Epub ahead of print]
  19. What tuberculosis means for maternal health. Mathad J. UN Foundation Blog. 2015-03-24.
  20. Mave V, Chandanwale A, Bhosale R, Shere D, Gupte N, Suryavanshi N, Kulkarni V, Kagal A, Bharadwaj R, Joshi S, Bollinger R, Gupta A.  Vitamin D deficiency and risk of postpartum tuberculosis among HIV-infected breastfeeding mothers in India. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Mar;19(3):302-4. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.14.0658.
  21. Tenforde MW, Gupte N, Dowdy DW, Asmuth DM, Balagopal A, Pollard RB, Sugandhavesa P, Lama JR, Pillay S, Cardoso SW, Pawar J, Santos B, Riviere C, Mwelase N, Kanyama C, Kumwenda J, Hakim JG, Kumarasamy N, Bollinger R, Semba RD, Campbell TB, Gupta A ACTG PEARLS and NWCS 319 Study Group. C-reactive Protein (CRP), Interferon gamma-inducible Protein 10 (IP-10), and Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) are associated with risk of tuberculosis after initiation of antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings. PLoS One. 2015 Feb 26;10(2):e0117424. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117424. eCollection 2015. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117424.
  22. Linas B, Latkin C, Westergarrd RP, Chang LW, Bollinger RC, Genz A, Kirk GD. Capturing illicit drug use where and when it happens: an ecologic momentary assessment of the social, physical and activity environment of using versus craving illicit drugs. Addiction. 2015 Feb;110(2):315-25. doi: 10.1111/add.12768.
  23. Shivakoti R, Christian P, Yang W-T, Gupte N, Mwelase N, Kanyama C, Pillay S, Samaneka W, Santos B, Poongulali S, Tripathy S, Riviere C, Berendes S, Lama JR, Cardoso SW, Sugandhavesa P, Tang A, Semba RD, Campbell TB, Gupta A for the NWCS 319 and PEARLS study team. Prevalence and risk factors of micronutrient deficiencies pre- and post-antiretroviral therapy (ART) among a diverse multicountry cohort of HIV-infected adults. Clin Nutr. 2015 Feb 10.pii:s0261-5614(15)00045-x. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu 2015.02.002. [Epub ahead of printt]
  1. DeLuca A, Frick M, Lessem E, Kanouse J, Wegener D, Ruiz Mingote L. Activism on rifapentine pricing: removing cost barriers to improve the uptake of tuberculosis research innovationsPublic Health Action. Dec 2014;4:238-241.
  2. Shivakoti R, Gupte N, Yang W-T, Mwelase N, Kanyama C, Tang A, Pillay S, Samaneka W, Riviere C, Berendes S, Lama JR, Cardoso SW, Sugandhavesa P, Semba RD, Gupta A.  Pre-antiretroviral therapy selenium status predicts WHO stages 3, 4 or death but not virologic failure post-antiretroviral therapyNutrients 2014 Nov 13;6(11):5061-78.  PMCID:PMC4245580
  3. Reynolds SJ, Sempa JB, Kiragga AN, Newell K, Nakigozi G, Galiwango R, Gray R, Quinn TC, Serwadda D, Chang LW. Is CD4 monitoring needed among Ugandan clients achieving a virologic and immunologic response to treatment? AIDS Patient Care and STDS. 2014;18(11). PMCID: PMC4227437
  4. Kiguli S, Mubuuke R, Baingana R, Kijjambu S, Maling S, Waako P, Obua C, Ovuga E, Kaawa-Mafigiri D, Nshaho J, Kiguli-Malwadde E, Bollinger RC, Sewankambo N. A consortium approach to competency-based undergraduate medical education in Uganda: process, opportunities and challengesEducation for Health. 2014;27(2): [p. 163-169] DOI: 10.4103/1357-6283.143774. PMID: 25420979
  5. Fabre V, Shoham S, Page KR, Shah M. High proportion of indeterminate QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube results in an inpatient population are related to host factors and pre-analytical stepsOpen Forum Infectious Diseases. E-published September 4, 2014.
  6. De D, Kinikar A, Adhav PS, Kamble S, Sahoo P, Koli H, Kanade S, Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Gupte N, Gupta A, Mathad J.  Source case investigation for children with TB disease in Pune, India TB Res Treat. 2014:182836, doi:10.1155/2014/182836 .PMCID:PMC4163291
  7. Safren SA, Biello KB, Smeaton L, Mimiaga MJ, Walawander A, Lama JR, Rana A, Nyirenda M, Kayoyo VM, Samaneka W, Joglekar A, Celentano D, Martinez A, Remmert JE, Nair A, Lalloo UG, Kumarasamy N, Bollinger RC, Hakim J, Campbell TB; PEARLS (ACTG A5175) Study Team. Psychosocial predictors of non-adherence and treatment failure in a large scale multi-national trial of antiretroviral therapy for HIV: data from the ACTG A5175/PEARLS trialPLoS ONE. 2014 Aug25;9(8):e104178. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104178. eCollection 2014. PMID: 25153084 
  8. Bharadwaj R, Bal A, Kapila K, Mave V, Gupta A. Blood stream infectionsBioMed Res Int. 2014;2014:515273 Editorial PMCID:PMC4100346
  9. Kass NE, DeLuca AN, Coetzee L, Simwinga M,  Churchyard GJ, Ayles H,  Beyers N, Godfrey-Faussett P, Durovni B, Chaisson RE, Eldred LJ.  Applying ethical principles to international community-based research; a case study from the Consortium to Respond Effectively to the AIDS/TB EpidemicIRB: Human Ethics & Researc.2014 May-Jun;36(3) 1-8. (Subscription required)
  10. Chaisson RE, DeLuca A. Taking the long view on CREATE studies' findingsLancet ID. 2014;14:366-367.
  11. Manabe YC, Campbell JD, Ovuga E, Maling S, Bollinger RC, Sewankambo N. Optimisation of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative to address African health-care challengesLancet Glob Health. 2014 Jul;2(7):e392. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70235-9. Epub 2014 Jun 25. PMID:25103390
  12. Krishnan L, Akande T, Shankar A, McIntire K, Gounder CR, Gupta A, Yang W-T.  Gender-related barriers and delays in accessing tuberculosis diagnostic and treatment services - Part 2: a systematic review of qualitative studiesTuberc Res Treat.2014;doi:10.1155/2014/215059.PMCID: PMC4037602
  13. Havers F, Smeaton L, Gupte N, Detrick B, Bollinger RC, Hakim J, Kumarasamy N, Andrade A, Christian P, Lama JR, Campbell TB, Gupta A; ACTG PEARLS; NWCS 319 Study Teams. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D insufficiency and deficiency is associated with HIV disease progression and virological failure post-antiretroviral therapy initiation in diverse multinational settingsJ Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 15;210(2):244-53. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiu259. Epub 2014 May 5. PMCID:PMC4141201
  14. Burkey M, Weiser SD, Fehmie D, Alamo-Talisuna S, Sunday P, Nannyunja J, Reynolds SJ, Chang LW. Socioeconomic determinants of mortality in HIV: evidence from a clinical cohort in UgandaJAIDS. 2014;66:41-47. PMCID: PMC3981890
  15. Yang W-T, Gounder CR, AkandeT, De Neve J-W, McIntire K, Chandrasekhar A, de Lima Pereira A, Gummadi N, Samanta S, Gupta A.  Barriers and delays in tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment services: does gender matterTuberc Res Treat. 2014; doi:10.1155/2014/461935.PMCID:PMC4020203
  16. Havers FP, Detrick B, Cardoso SW, Berendes S, Lama JR, Sugandhavesa P, Mwelase NH, Campbell TB, Gupta A.  Change in Vitamin D levels occurs early after antiretroviral therapy initiation and depends on treatment regimen in resource-limited settings.PLoS ONE. 2014 Apr 21. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0095164.PMCID: PMC3994063
  17. DeLuca A, Lessem E, Wegener D, Mingote LR, Frick M, Von Delft, D. The evolving role of advocacy in tuberculosisLancet Resp Med. 2014;2(4):258-259. (Subscription required)
  18. Mathad JS, Bhosale R, Sangar V, Mave V, Gupte N, Kanade S, Nangude A, Chopade K, Suryavanshi N, Deshpande P, Kulkarni V, Glesby MJ, Bharadwaj R, Sambarey P, Gupta A.Pregnancy differentially impacts performance of latent tuberculosis diagnostics in a high-burden settingPLoS ONE. 2014;9(3):e92308.PMCID:PMC3962365
  19. Nelson GE, Mave V, Gupta A. Biomarkers for sepsis: a review with special attention to India.  BioMed Res International. 2014. PMCID:PMC3977532
  20. Gupta A, Mathad JS, Yang W-T, Singh HK, Gupte N, Mave V, Bharadwaj R, Zaman K, Roy E, Bollinger RC, Bhosale R, Steinhoff MC, for the SWEN India Study Team. Maternal pneumococcal capsular IgG antibodies and transplacental transfer are lower in South Asian HIV-infected mother-infant pairsVaccine. 2014;32(13):1466-72. PMCID:PMC3975143
  21. Galiwango RM, Lubyayi L, Musoke R, Kalibbala S, Buwembo M, Jjingo K, Serwadda D, Gray RH, Reynolds SJ, Chang LW. Field evaluation of PIMA point-of-care CD4 testing in Rakai, UgandaPLoS ONE. 2014;9(3): e88928. PMCID: PMC3948619
  22. Grabowski MK, Lessler J, Redd AD, Kagaayi J, Laeyendecker O, Ndyanabo A, Nelson MI, Cummings DAT, Bwanika JB, Mueller AC, Reynolds SJ, Munshaw S, Ray SC, Lutalo T, Manucci J, Tobian AAR, Chang LW, Beyrer C, Jennings JM, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Gray RH. The role of viral introductions in sustaining community-based HIV epidemics in rural Uganda: evidence from spatial clustering, phylogenics, and egocentric transmission modelsPLoS Med. 2014;11(3): e1001610. PMC3942316
  23. Jubulis J, Kinikar A, Ithape M, Khandave M, Dixit S, Hotalkar S, Kulkarni V, Mave V, Gupte N, Kagal A, Jain S, Bharadwaj R, Gupta A. Modifiable risk factors associated with tuberculosis disease in children in Pune, IndiaInt J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014;18(2):198-204; doi: 10.5588/ijtld.13.0314 
  24. Suryavanshi N, Raval G, Kanade S, Nimkar S, Nadgiri V, Sahu P, Kadam D, Khadse S, Mave V, Gupte N, Gupta A. Challenges to disclosure of HIV status to perinatally infected children: a study of caregiver perspectives in Pune, India. J Ped Infect Dis. 2014;9(2):71-84. doi:10.3233/JPI-140418 (Subscription required)
  25. DeLuca A, Lessem E, Kanouse J, Wegener D. Understanding barriers to rifapentine use in US tuberculosis programs to inform pricing advocacyThe Union-North America Region. February 2014.
  26. Pilgrim N, Sherwood J, Dittus PJ, Loosier P, Jennings J, Page KR, Arrington-Sanders R, Sonenstein FL, Marcell AV. Developing a sexual and reproductive healthcare guide: the voices of young urban minority males aged 15-24Journal of Adolescent Health. 2014;54(2):S9-S10.
  27. Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Kulkarni V, Balasubramanian U, Jadhav A, Bhattacharya D, Patil S, Khandekar M, Paranjape R, Tripathy S, Kinikar A, Bharadwaj R, Bhosale RA, Sambarey P, Jamkar A, Sastry J, Bollinger RC, Gupta A for the SWEN India Study team. Impact of maternal hepatitis B virus coinfection on mother-to-child transmission of HIVHIV Med. 2014. doi: 10.1111/hiv.12120 PMCID:PMC4055515.
  1. Estripeaut D, Mosser J, Doherty M, Acosta W, Shah H, Castano E, Luciani K, Pascale JM, Bollinger RC, Page KR. Mortality and long-term virologic outcomes in children and infants treated with Lopinavir/Ritonavir. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Dec; PMCID:PMC3883902.
  2. Jain SK, Ordonez A, Kinikar A, Gupte N, Thakar M, Mave V, Jubulis J, Dharamshale S, Desai S, Hatolkar S, Kagal A, Lalvani A, Gupta A, Bharadwaj R. Pediatric tuberculosis in young children in India: a prospective study. BioMed Res Int. Vol. 2013 Nov 11; Article ID 783698, doi:10.1155/2013/783698.PMCID: PMC3872373.
  3. Kirk G, Linas B, Westergaard R, Piggott D, Bollinger RC, Chang L, Genz A. The Exposure Assessment in current time (EXACT) study: implementation, feasibility and acceptability of real-time data collection in a community cohort of illicit drug users. AIDS Res Treat. 2013 Nov 6;2013: 594671. PMCID:PMC3836292.
  4. Bollinger RC, Chang LW, Jafari AR, O’Callaghan T, Ngatia P, Settle D, McKenzie-White J, Patel K, Dossal A, Al Shorbaji NM. Leveraging information technology to address the health workforce gap (HRH theme issue). Bull World Health Org. 2013 Nov 1;91(11):890-1. PMCID:PMC3853951.
  5. Sastry J, Deshmukh V, Dhoiphode V, Wele A, Solanki M, Rizwan F, Gupta A, Shankar A. HIV/AIDS education in traditional Indian systems of medicine: faculty perspectives. J Homeop Ayurv Med. 2013 Oct 24;2:136.
  6. Sugarman J, Bhan A, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. India’s new policy to protect research participants. BMJ 2013; 347: f4841. BMJ. 2013 Jul 31;347: f4841.
  7. Nakigozi G, Atuyambe L, Kamya M, Makumbi F, Chang LW, Nakyanjo N, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Kiggundu V, Serwadda D, Awaer MJ, Gray RH. A qualitative study of barriers to enrollment into free HIV care: perspectives of never-in-care HIV-positive patients and providers in Rakai, Uganda. BioMed Research International. 2013 Jul 23:470245. PMCID: PMC3766571.
  8. Pradhan N, Desai S, Kagal A,  Dharmashale S, Bharadwaj R, Ghorpade S, Gaikwad S, Kulkarni V, Gupte N, Bollinger RC , Gupta A, Mave V. Patterns of TB drug-resistance in a tertiary care facility in Pune, India. Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jul 18;2:123. doi:10.4172/2327-5073.100012.
  9. Chang LW, Kagaayi J, Nakigozi G, Serwada D, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Bollinger RC, Reynolds SJ, Holtgrave D. Cost analyses of peer health worker and mHealth support interventions for improving AIDS care in Rakai, Uganda. AIDS Care. 2013 May; 25(5):652-6. PMCID:PMC3773472.
  10. Labrique A, Vasudevan L, Chang LW, Mehl G. H_pe for mHealth: More "y" or "o" on the horizon." International Journal of Medical Informatics. 2013 Apr 11;82(5):467-9. PMCID: PMC3849805.
  11. Swindells S, Komarow L, Tripathy S, Cain KP,  MacGregor RR, Achkar JM, Gupta A, Veloso VG, Asmelash A,  Omoz-Oarhe AE, Gengiah S, Lalloo U, Allen R, Shiboski C, Anderson J, Qasba SS, Katzenstein DK for the AIDS Clinical Trials Group A5253 Study Team. Screening for pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected individuals: AIDS Clinical Trials Group Protocol A5253. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2013 Apr;17(4):532-9.PMCID: PMC3923622. 
  12. Fiscus SA, Cu-Uvin S, Eshete AT, Hughes MD, Bao Y, Hosseinipour M, Grinsztejn B, Bollinger RC, Badal-Faesen S, Dragavon J, Coombs RW, Braun K, Moran L, Hakim J, Flanigan T, Kumarasamy N, Campbell TB; for the A5185s Team. Changes in HIV-1 subtypes B and C genital tract RNA in women and men after initiation of antiretroviral therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Mar 26; 57(2):290-7. PMCID:PMC3689341.
  13. Chang LW, Njie-Carr V, Kalenge S, Kelly JF, Bollinger RC, Alama-Talisuna S. Perceptions and acceptability of mHealth interventions for improving patient care at a community-based HIV/AIDS clinic in Uganda: A mixed methods study. AIDS Care. 2013 Mar 1; 25(7):874-80.  PMCID:PMC3688650.
  14. Joglekar NS, Deshpande SS, Sahay S, Ghate MV, Bollinger RC, Mehendale SM. Correlates of lower comprehension of informed consent among participants enrolled in a cohort study in Pune, India. International Health. 2013 Mar;5(1):64-71.
  15. Chang LW, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Reynolds SJ. Combination implementation for HIV prevention: moving from evidence to population-level impact. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2013 Jan;13:65-76. PMCID: PMC3792852.
  1. Tumwebaze H1, Tumwesigye E, Baeten JM, Kurth AE, Revall J, Murnane PM, Chang LW, Celum C. Household-based HIV counseling and testing as a platform for referral to HIV care and medical male circumcision in Uganda: a pilot evaluation. PLoS One. 2012;7(12):e51620. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051620. Epub 2012 Dec 13.
  2. Mathad J, Gupta A. Tuberculosis in pregnant and postpartum women: Epidemiology, management, and research gaps. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Dec, 55(11):1532-49.PMCID:PMC3491857
  3. Ram M, Gupte N, Nayak U, Kinikar AA, Khandave M, Shankar AV, Sastry J, Bollinger RC, Gupta A, Clinical Trials Study Team FS. Growth patterns among HIV-exposed infants receiving nevirapine prophylaxis in Pune, India. BMC Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 31;12(1):282  PMCID:PMC3556061
  4. Hudgens M, Taha T, Omer S, Jamieson D, Lee H, Mofenson L, Chasela C, Kourtis A, Kumwenda N, Ruff, A, Bedri A, Jackson J, Musoke P, Bollinger RC, Gupte, N, Thigpen M, Taylor A, van der Horst C. Pooled Individual Data Analysis of Five Randomized Trials of Infant Nevirapine Prophylaxis to Prevent Breast-Milk HIV-1 Transmission. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 19. PMCID:PMC3518881
  5. Chang LW, Kadam DB, Sangle S, Narayanan S, Borse RT, McKenzie-White J, Bowen CW, Sisson SD, Bollinger RC.  Evaluation of a multimodal, distance learning HIV Management Course for Clinical Care Providers in India.  J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic). 2012 Sep-Oct; 11(5):277-82. 
  6. Mave V, Shere D, Gupte N, Suryavanshi N, Kulkarni V, Patil S, Khandekar M, Kinikar A, Bharadwaj R, Bhosale R, Sambarey P, Chandanwale A, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Vitamin D deficiency is common among HIV-infected breastfeeding mothers in Pune, India, but not associated with mother-to-child HIV transmission. HIV Clin Trials. 2012 Sep-Oct;13(5):278-83.
  7. Chen NE, Meyer JP, Bollinger RC, Page KR. HIV Testing behaviors among Latinos in Baltimore City. J Immigr Minor Health. 2012 Aug 14(4); 540-51.  PMCID:PMC3389229
  8. Campbell T, Smeaton L, Kumarasamy, N, Flanigan T, Klingman K, Firnhaber, C, Grinsztein B, Hosseinipour M, Kumwenda J, Lalloo, U, Riviere C, Sanchez J, Bollinger RC, Melo M, Supparatpinyo K, Tripathy S, Martinez A, Nair A, Walawander A, Moran L, Chen Y, Snowden W, Rooney J, Uy J, Schooley R, De Gruttola V, Hakim J for the PEARLS study team of the ACTG. Efficacy and safety of three antiretroviral regimens for initial treatment of HIV-1: A randomized clinical trial in diverse multinational settings. PLoS Med. 2012 August: 9(8): e1001290.  PMCID:PMC3419182 
  9. Balagopal A, Gama L, Franco V, Russell JN, Smeaton LM, Clements JE, Thomas DL, Gupta A. Detection of microbial translocation in HIV and SIV infection using the limulus amebocyte lysate assay is masked by serum and plasma. PLoS ONE. 2012 August 1; 7(8):e41258. PMCID:PMC3409852
  10. Thayil S, Ho Y, Bollinger RC, Blankson J, Siliciano R, Karakousis P, Page KR. Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex enhances susceptibility of CD4 T Cells to HIV through a TLR2-mediated pathway. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e41093. Epub 2012 Jul 23.  PMCID:PMC3402510
  11. Thompson MA, Mugavero MJ, Amico KR, Cargill VA, Chang LW, Gross R, Orrell C, Altice FL, Bangsberg DR, Bartlett JG, Beckwith CG, Dowshen N, Gordon CM, Horn T, Kumar P, Scott JD, Stirratt MJ, Remien RH, Simoni JM, Nachega JB. Guidelines for improving entry into and retention in care and antiretroviral adherence for persons with HIV: evidence-based recommendations from an International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care panel. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Jun 5;156(11):817-33. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-156-11-201206050-00419. 
  12. Dooley KE, Park J-G, Swindells S, Allen R, Haas DW, Aweeka F, Gupta A, Lizak P, Qasba S, Cramer Y, van Heeswijk R, Flexner C. Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetic interactions between single-dose TMC207 and steady-state efavirenz in healthy volunteers: AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Apr; 15;59(5):455-62. PMCID:PMC3302922
  13. Arora N, Vadrevu R, Chandrasekhar A, Gupta A. Low tuberculosis knowledge among HIV-infected patients in a high HIV prevalence region within Southeast India. J Int Assoc Phys. 2012 Apr; 12(2):84-9. 
  14. Kinikar AA, Kulkarni RK, Valvi CT, Mave V, Gupte N, Khadse S, Bharadwaj R, Kagal A, Puranik S, Gupta A, Bollinger RC, Jamkar A. Predictors of mortality in hospitalized children with pandemic H1N1 influenza 2009 in Pune, India. Indian J Pediatr. 2012 Apr; 79(4):459-66.
  15. Gupta A, Bhosale R, Sambarey P, Patil S, Gupte N, Bollinger RC, for the BJ Medical College-Johns Hopkins University Study Group. Authors’ response to Hanrahan et al CID article. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 May;54(9):1378-79. Epub 2012 Mar 14.
  16. Njie-Carr V1, Kalengé S, Kelley J, Wilson A, Muliira JK, Nabirye RC, Glass N, Bollinger R, Alamo-Talisuna S, Chang LW. Research capacity-building program for clinicians and staff at a community-based HIV clinic in Uganda: A pre/post evaluation. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2012 Sep-Oct;23(5):431-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2011.11.002. Epub 2012 Jan 23.
  17. Mave V, Kulkarni V, Bharadwaj R, Kandekar M, Gupta A, Gupte N. Determination of a reference interval in a population. Natl Med J India. 2012; Jan-Feb 25(1):33-4.
  18. Goldner BW, Bollinger RC. Global health education for medical students:  New learning opportunities and strategies. Med Teach. 2012 January 17; 34(1):e58-63.
  19. Sahastrabuddhe S, Gupta A, Stuart EA, Godbole S, Ghate M, Sahay S, Gangakhedkar R, Risbud A, Divekar A, Bollinger R, Mehendale SM. Sexually transmitted infections and risk behaviors among transgender persons (Hijras) of Pune, India. J Acquir Immun Def Syndr. 2012 Jan; 50(1):72-8.
  20. Page KR, Chaisson RE. Cryptococcus and Other Fungal Infections (Histoplasmosis, Coccidioidomycosis) in HIV-infected Patients. Sande's HIV/AIDS Medicine: Medical Management for AIDS. 2012. Elsevier.
  1. Arem H, Nakyanjo N, Kagaayi J, Mulamba J, Nakigozi G, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Bollinger RC, Reynolds SJ, Chang LW. Peer Health Workers and AIDS Care in Rakai, Uganda: A mixed methods operations research evaluation of a cluster-randomized trial. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2011 Dec. PMCID:PMC3216066
  2. Castillo J, Arteaga G, Mendoza Y, Martínez AA, Samaniego R, Estripeaut D, Page KR, Smith RE, Sosa N, Pascale JM. HIV Transmitted drug resistance in adult and pediatric populations in Panama. Rev Panam Salud Publica (6). 2011 Dec;30(6):649-56
  3. Chandrasekhar A, Gupta A. Nutrition and disease progression pre-highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and post-HAART: Can good nutrition delay time to HAART and affect response to HAART? Invited Review Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Dec; 94(6):1703S-15S. PMCID:PMC3226023
  4. Gupta A, Nadkarni N, Yang W-T, Chandrasekhar A, Gupte N, Bisson GP, Hosseinipour M, Gummadi N. Early mortality in adults initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART) in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC): a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE. Dec 2011; 6(12):e28691. PMCID:PMC3248405
  5. Patil S, Bhosale R, Sambarey P, Gupte N, Suryavanshi N, Sastry J, Bollinger RC, Gupta A, Shankar A. Impact of maternal human immunodeficiency virus infection on pregnancy and birth outcomes in Pune, India. AIDS Care. 2011 Dec; 23(12):1562-9. 
  6. Chang LW, Kagaayi J, Arem H, Nakigozi G, Ssempijja V, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Collinger RC, Reynolds SJ. Impact of a mHealth intervention for peer health workers on AIDS Care in rural Uganda: a mixed methods evaluation of a cluster-randomized trial. AIDS and Behavior. 2011 November;15:1776-84. PMCID: PMC3265752.
  7. Gupta A, Chandrasekhar A, Gupte N, Patil S, Bhosale R, Sambarey P, Ghorpade S, Nayak U, Garde L, Sastry J, Bharadwaj R, Bollinger RC for the BJ Medical College-Johns Hopkins University Study Group. Symptom screening among HIV-infected pregnant women is acceptable and has high negative predictive value for active tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Nov; 53(10):1015-8.  PMCID:PMC3193828
  8. Page KR, Castillo-Page L, Wright S. Faculty diversity programs in U.S. medical schools and characteristics associated with higher faculty diversity. Acad Med. 2011 Oct;86(10):1221-8. PMID: 21869663
  9. Berry SA, Ghanem KG, Page KR, Gange S, Thio CL, Moore RD, Gebo KA. Increased Gonorrhea and Chlamydia Testing Did Not Increase Case Detection in an HIV Clinical Cohort 1999 - 2007. Sex Transm Infect. 2011 Oct;87(6):469-75. PMID: 21745834
  10. Cohen MS, Chen YQ, McCauley M, Gamble T, Hosseinipour MC, Kumarasamy N, Hakim JG, Kumwenda J, Grinsztejn B, Pilotto JH, Godbole SV, Mehendale S, Chariyalertsak S, Santos BR, Bollinger RC, Mayer KH, Hoffman IF, Eshleman SH, Piwowar-Manning E, Wang L, Makhema J, Mills LA, de Bruyn G, Sanne I, Eron J, Gallant J, Havir D, Swindells S, Ribaudo H, Elharrar V, Burns D, Taha TE, Nielsen-Saines K, Celentano D, Essex M, Fleming TR, the HPTN 052 Study Team. Prevention of HIV-1 infection with early antiretroviral therapy. N Engl J Med. 2011 Aug 11; 365(6): 493-505. Epub 2011 Jul 18.  PMCID:PMC3200068
  11. Singh HK, Gupte N, Kinikar A, Bharadwaj R, Sastry J, Suryavanshi N, Nayak U, Tripathy S, Paranjape R, Jamkar A, Bollinger RC, Gupta A and the SWEN India Study Team. High rates of all-cause and gastroenteritis-related hospitalization morbidity and mortality among HIV-exposed Indian infants. BMC Infect Dis. 2011 Jul 15; 11(1):193.  PMCID:PMC3161884
  12. Aggarwal R, Gupte N, Kass N, Taylor H, Ali J, Bhan A, Aggarwal A, Sisson S, Kanchanaraksa S, McKenzie-White J, McGready J, Miotti P, Bollinger, RC. A comparison of online versus on-site training in health research methodology:  A randomized study. BMC Med Educ. 2011 Jun 17; 11(1):37. PMCID:PMC3141795
  13. Bedri A, Gudetta B, Isehak A, Kumbi S, Lulseged S, Mengistu Y, Bhore AV, Bhosale R, Varadhrajan V, Gupte N, Sastry J, Suryavanshi N, Tripathy S, Mmiro F, Mubiru M, Onyango C, Taylor A, Musoke P, Nakabiito C, Abashawl A, Adamu R, Antelman G, Bollinger RC, Bright P, Chaudhary MA, Coberly J, Guay L, Fowler MG, Gupta A, Hassen E, Jackson JB, Moulton LH, Nayak U, Omer SB, Propper L, Ram M, Rexroad V, Ruff AJ, Shankar A, Zwerski S on behalf of the Six Week Extended-Dose Nevirapine (SWEN) Study Team. 12 month follow-up of SWEN RCTs: Differential impact of extended-dose nevirapine on MTCT and infant death by maternal CD4 cell count. AIDS. 2011; 25:767-76.
  14. Bollinger RC, McKenzie-White J, Gupta A. Building a global health education network for clinical care and research; “The benefits and challenges of distance learning tools; lessons learned from the Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education. Infect Dis Clin of North Am. 2011 June; 25(2)385-98. PMCID: PMC3107515.
  15. Farquhar C, Nathanson N, Bollinger RC, Consortium Working Group. The Afya Bora Consortium: an Africa-US partnership to train leaders in global health. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2011 June; 25(2):399-409. PMCID:PMC3143113.
  16. Ghate M, Deshpande S, Tripathy S, Godbole S, Nene M, Thakar M, Risbud A, Bollinger RC, Mehendale S. Mortality in HIV infected individuals in Pune, India. Indian J Med Res. 2011 Apr; 133(4):414-20.  PMCID:PMC3103175
  17. Ramanathan R, Aldis R, Gupta S, Desai M, Bollinger RC, Reed VA. Mixed methods evaluation of an international internet-based continuing medical education course for pediatric HIV providers in Pune, India. Educ Health (Abingdon). 2011 Apr; 24(1) 540.
  18. Omer S, for the Six Week Extended Dose Nevirapine (SWEN) Study Team. Twelve month follow-up of the SWEN randomized controlled trials: Differential impact of extended-dose nevirapine on mother-to-child transmission and infant death by maternal CD4 cell count. AIDS Care. 2011 Mar 27; 25:767-776.
  19. Sahay S, Gupte N, Brahme RG, Nirmalkar A, Bembalkar S, Bollinger RC, Mehendale S. Predictors of retention among men attending STI clinics in HIV prevention programs and research: A case control study in Pune, India. PLoS One. 2011 Mar 11;6(3)e17448:1-8. PMCID:PMC3055872
  20. Nankinga Z, Kutyabami P, Kibuule D, Kalyango J, Groves S, Bollinger RC, Obua C. An assessment of Makerere University College of Health Sciences: optimizing health research capacity to meet Uganda’s priorities. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2011 Mar 9; 11(Suppl 1):S12. PMCID:PMC3059471
  21. Pariyo G, Serwadda D, Sewankambo NK, Groves S, Bollinger RC, Peters DH. A grander challenge: the case of how Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) contributes to health outcomes in Africa. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2011 Mar 9; 11(Suppl 1):S2. PMCID:PMC3059474
  22. Kiguli S, Baingana R, Paina L, Mafigiri D, Groves S, Katende G, Kiguli-Malwadde E, Kiguli J, Galukande M, Roy M, Bollinger RC, Pariyo G. Situational analysis of teaching and learning of medicine and nursing students at Makerere Univesity College of Health Sciences. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2011 Mar 9; 11(Suppl 1):S3. PMCID:PMC3059475
  23. Kaye D, Mwanika A, Burnham G, Chang LW, Mbalinda S, Okullo I, Nabirye RC, Muhwezi W, Oria H, Kijjambu S, Atuyambe L, Areija W. The organization and implementation of community-based education and service programs for health worker training institutions in Uganda. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 2011 Mar 9;11(Suppl 1):S4. PMCID: PMC3059476
  24. Mwanika A, Okullo I, Kaye D, Muhwezi W, Atuyambe L, Nabiyre RC, Groves S, Mbalinda S, Burnham G, Chang LW, Oria H, Sewankambo N. Perceptions and valuations of community-based education and service by alumni at Makerere University College of Health SciencesBMC International Health and Human Rights. 2011 Mar 9;11(Suppl 1):S4. PMCID: PMC3059477
  25. Chang LW, Mwanika A, Kaye D, Muhwezi WW, Nabirye RC, Mbalinda S, Okullo I, Kennedy CE, Groves S, Sisson SD, Burnham G, Bollinger RC. Information and communication technology and community-based health sciences training in Uganda: perceptions and experiences of educators and students. Inform Health Soc Care. 2011 Feb 18; Early Online, 1-11.
  26. Gupta A, Bhosale R, Kinikar A, Gupte N, Bharadwaj R, Kagal A, Joshi S, Khandekar M, Karmarkar A, Kulkarni V, Sastry J, Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Thakar M, Kulkarni S, Tripathy S, Sambarey P, Patil S, Paranjape R, Bollinger RC and Jamkar A, for the SWEN India Study Team. Maternal tuberculosis: a risk factor for mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus. J Infect Dis. 2011 February 1:203; 358-363. PMCID:PMC3071111
  27. Chang LW, Kaye D, Muhwezi W, Nabirye R, Mbalinda S, Okullo I, Groves S, Kennedy C, Bollinger RC, Sisson S, Burnham G, Mwanika A. Perceptions and valuation of a community-based education and services (COBES) program in Uganda. Med Teach. 2011; 33: e9-e15.
  28. Rabi SA, O'Connell KA, Nikolaeva D, Bailey JR, Jilek BL, Shen L, Page KR, Siliciano RF, Blankson JN. Unstimulated primary CD4+ T cells from HIV-1-positive elite suppressors are fully susceptible to HIV-1 entry and productive infection. J Virol. 2011 Jan;85(2):979-86. 


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  1. Chen N, Erbelding EJ, Yeh J, Page KR. Predictors of HIV testing among Latinos in Baltimore City. J Immigr Minor Health. 2010 Dec;12(6):867-74. doi: 10.1007/s10903-009-9297-9.
  2. Berry SA, Ghanem KG, Page KR, Thio CL, Moore RD, Gebo KA. Gonorrhoea and chlamydia testing rates of HIV-infected men: low despute guidelines. Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Nov;86(6):481-4. doi: 10.1136/sti.2009.041541. Epub 2010 Jun 2.
  3. Gupta A, Sane S, Gurbani A, Bollinger, RC, Mehendale S, Godbole S. Stigmatizing attitudes and low levels of knowledge but high willingness to participate in HIV management: A community based survey of pharmacies in Pune, India. BMC Public Health. 2010 Aug 27; 10:517. PMCID: PMC2939646. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-517.
  4. Garland JM, Andrade AS, Page KR. Unique Aspects of the Care of HIV-Positive Latino Patients Living in the United States. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2010 Aug;7(3):107-16. doi: 10.1007/s11904-010-0049-1.
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  7. Chang LW, Kagaayi J, Nakigozi G, Ssempijja V, Packer A, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Bollinger RC, Reynolds SJ. Effect of Peer Health Workers on AIDS Care in Rakai, Uganda: A Cluster-Randomized Trial. PLoS ONE. 2010 June 2;5(6):e10923. PMCID: PMC2880005. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010923.
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  9. Walshe L, Saple DG, Shah B, Mehta SH, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Physician estimate of antiretroviral adherence: Poor correlation with patient self-report and viral load. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2010 Mar;24(3): 189-95. PMCID: PMC2864050. doi: 10.1089/apc.2009.0208.
  10. Gindi RM, Erbelding EJ, Page KR.  Sexually Transmitted Infection Prevalence and Behavioral Risk Factors among Latino and Non-Latino Patients Attending the Baltimore City STD Clinics.  Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Mar;37(3):191-6. PMID: 19910863. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181bf55a0.
  11. Chang LW, Kennedy CE, Lindegren ML, Marston BJ, Kaplan JE, Sweat MD, Bunnell RE, O’Reilly K, Rutherford GW, Mermin JH. Developing WHO guidelines with pragmatic, structured, evidence-based processes: a case study. Global Public Health. 2010 Feb 10;5(4):395-412. doi: 10.1080/17441690903473253.
  12. Gupta A, Saple D, Nadkarni G, Shah B, Vaidya S, Hingankar N, Chaturbhuj D, Deshmukh P, Walshe L, Hudelson S, James M, Paranjape R, Eshleman S, Tripathy S. One-, two-, and three-class resistance among HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy in private care clinics: Mumbai, India. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2010 Jan 26(1):25-31. PMCID:PMC2858895. doi: 10.1089/aid.2009.0102.


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  1. Mwandagalirwa K, Jackson EF, McClamroch K, Bollinger RC, Ryder R, Weir S. Local differences in HIV prevalence: a comparison of social venue patrons, antenatal patients, and STI patients in Eastern Kinasa. Sex Transm Dis. 2009 July; 36(7):406-12. PMCID:PMC3677051. doi:  10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181a2a80e.
  2. Kulkarni SS, Lapedes A, Tang H, Gnanakaran S, Daniels MG, Zhang M, Bhattacharya T, Li M, Polonis VR, McCutchan FE, Morris L, Ellenberger D, Butera ST, Bollinger RC, Korber BT, Paranjape RS, Montefiori DC. Highly complex neutralization determinants on a monophyletic lineage of newly transmitted subtype C HIV-1 Env clones from India. Virology. 2009 Mar 15; 385(2):505-20. PMCID: PMC2677301. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2008.12.032.
  3. Chang, LW, Slamo S, Guma S, Christopher J, Suntoke T, Omeste R, Montis J, Quinn T, Juncker M, Reynolds SJ. Two year virologic outcomes of an alternative AIDS care model: evaluation of a peer health worker and nurse-staffed community-based program in Uganda. JAIDS. 2009 Mar 1;50(3):276-82. PMCID: PMC2662625. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181988375.
  4. Sinha G, Peters DH, Bollinger RC. Strategies for gender-equitable HIV services in rural India. Health Policy Plan. 2009, February 25; 24(3):197-208. PMCID:PMC2727142. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czp004.
  5. Moorthy A, Gupta A, Bhosale R, Tripathy S, Sastry J, Kulkarni S, Thakar M, Bharadwaj R, Kagal A, Bhore AV, Patil S, Kulkarni V, Varadharajan V, Balasubramaniam U, Suryavanshi N, Ziemniak C, Gupte N, Bollinger RC, Persaud D. Nevirapine resistance and breast-milk HIV transmission: effects of single and extended-dose nevirapine prophylaxis in subtype C HIV-infected infants.  PLoS One. 2009 Jan 1; 4(1):e4096. PMCID:PMC2606064. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0004096.


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  1. Fritts M, Crawford CC, Quibell, D, Gupta A, Jonas WB, Coulter ID, Andrade, A. Traditional Indian medicine and homeopathy for HIV/AIDS: a review of the literature. AIDS Res Therapy. 2008 Dec, 5:25. PMCID: PMC2637286. doi: 10.1186/1742-6405-5-25.
  2. Gupta A, Anand S, Sastry J, Krisagar A, Basavaraj A, Bhat, SM, Gupte N, Bollinger RC, Kakrani AL. High risk for occupational exposure to HIV and utilization of post-exposure prophylaxis in a teaching hospital in Pune, India. BMC Infect Dis. 2008 Oct 21; 8:142. PMCID: PMC2588594. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-8-142.
  3. Page KR, Moore RD, Wilgus B, Gindi R, Erbelding E. Neisseria gonorrhea and Chlamydia trachomatis among HIV-infected women. Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Oct;35(10):859-61. PMCID: PMC2597515. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31817bbcb4.
  4. Suryavanshi N, Erande A, Pisal H, Shankar AV, Bhosale RA, Bollinger RC, Phadke MA, Sastry J. Repeated pregnancy in HIV positive Indian women with known HIV status. AIDS Care. 2008 Sept 29; 20(9):1111-1118. doi: 10.1080/09540120701842753.
  5. Kulkarni SS, Tripathy SP, Gangakhedkar R, Jadhav S, Agnihotri K, Sane S, Bollinger RC, Paranjape RS. Neutralizing antibody responses in recent seroconverters with HIV-1 subtype C infections in India. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008; 24(9):1159-1166. PMCID: PMC2928029. doi: 10.1089/aid.2007.0296.
  6. Singh HK, Gupta A, Siberry GK, Gupte N, Sastry J, Kinikar A, Shah I, Gangakhedkar RR, Bollinger RC, Kulkarni V. The Indian pediatric HIV epidemic: a systematic review. Curr HIV Res. 2008 Sept; 6:419-432. Subscription Required.
  7. Six Week Extended-Dose Nevirapine (SWEN) Study Team, Bedri A, Gudetta B, Isehak A, Kumbi S, Lulseged S, Mengistu Y, Bhore AV, Bhosale R, Varadhrajan V, Gupte N, Sastry J, Suryavanshi N, Tripathy S, Mmiro F, Mubiru M, Onyango C, Taylor A, Musoke P, Nakabiito C, Abashawl A, Adamu R, Antelman G, Bollinger RC, Bright P, Chaudhary MA, Coberly J, Guay L, Fowler MG, Gupta A, Hassen E, Jackson JB, Moulton LH, Nayak U, Omer SB, Propper L, Ram M, Rexroad V, Ruff AJ, Shankar A, Zwerski S. Extended-dose nevirapine to 6 weeks of age for infants to prevent HIV transmission via breastfeeding in Ethiopia, India, and Uganda: an analysis of three randomized controlled trials. Lancet. 2008 July 26; 372(9635):300-313. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61114-9.
  8. Ghate M, Deshpande S, Tripathy S, Nene M, Gedam P, Godbole S, Thakar M, Risbud A, Bollinger RC, Mehendale S. Incidence of common opportunistic infections in HIV-infected individuals in Pune, India: analysis by stages of immunosuppression represented by CD4 counts. Int J Infect Dis. 2008 July 2; doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2008.03.029. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Page KR, Manabe YC, Adelakun A, Ferderline L, Cronin W, Campbell JD, Dorman SE. Timing of therapy for latent tuberculosis infection among immigrants presenting to a U.S. public health clinic: a retrospective study. BMC Public Health. 2008 May 12;8:158. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-158.
  10. Chang LW, Kagaayi J, Nakigozi G, Galiwango R, Mulamba J, Ruwangula A, Gray RH, Quinn TC, Bollinger RC, Reynolds SJ. Telecommunications and health care: An HIV/AIDS Warmline for communication and consultation in Rakai, Uganda. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care. 2008 Apr 25;7(3):130-32. PMCID: PMC2674571. doi: 10.1177/1545109708318525.
  11. Chang L, Kagaayi, J, Nakigozi G, Packer A, Serwadda D, Quinn T, Gray R, Bollinger RC, Reynolds S. Responding to the human resource crisis: Peer health workers, mobile phones, and HIV care in Rakai, Uganda. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2008 Mar; 22(3):173-174. PMCID:PMC2674572. doi: 10.1089/apc.2007.0234.
  12. Sinha G, Dyalchand A, Khale M, Kulkarni G, Vasudevan S, Bollinger RC. Low utilization of HIV testing during pregnancy: what are the barriers to HIV testing for women in rural India? J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Feb 1; 47(2):248-252. Subscription Required.


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  1. Passaretti C, Gupta A. Selenium and HIV: Hope or hype? Arch Intern Med. 2007 Dec 10; 167(22) 2530-31, (Comment on Hurwitz BE, Arch Intern Med 2007; 167(2):148-54). doi:10.1001/archinte.167.22.2530-b.
  2. Pisal H, Sutar S, Sastry J, Kapadia-Kundu N, Joshi A, Joshi M, Leslie J, Scotti L, Bharucha K, Suryavanshi N, Phadke M, Bollinger RC, Shankar AV. Nurses’ health education program in India increases HIV knowledge and reduces fear. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2007 Nov-Dec; 18(6):32-43. doi:10.1016/j.jana.2007.06.002.
  3. Gupta A, Gupte N, Bhosale R, Kakrani A, Kulkarni V, Nayak U, Thakar M, Sastry J, Bollinger RC. Low sensitivity of total lymphocyte count as a surrogate marker to identify antepartum and postpartum Indian women who require antiretroviral therapy. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Nov 1; 46(3):338-342. Subscription Required.
  4. Mehendale SM, Gupte N, Paranjape RS, Brahme RC, Kohli R, Joglekar N, Godbole SV, Joshi SN, Ghate MV Sayah S, Kishorekumar B, Gangakhedkar RR, Risbud AR, Brookmeyer RS, Bollinger RC. Declining HIV Incidence among patients attending sexually transmitted infection clinics in Pune, India. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Aug 15; 45:564-569. Subscription Required.
  5. Gupte N, Sastry J, Brookmeyer R, Phadke MA, Bhosale RA, Bollinger RC. Declining HIV infection rates among recently married, pregnant women in Pune, India. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Aug 15; 570-573. Subscription Required.
  6. Karakousis PC, Sifakis FG, de Oca RM, Amorosa VC, Page KR, Manabe YC, Campbell JD. U.S. medical resident familiarity with national tuberculosis guidelines. BMC Infect Dis. 2007 Aug 2;7:89. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-7-89.
  7. Sobhani R, Basavaraj A, Gupta A, Bhave AS, Kadam DB, Sangle SA, Prasad HB, Choi J, Josephs J, Gebo KA, Morde SN, Bollinger RC, Kakrani AL. Mortality and clinical characteristics of hospitalized adult patients with HIV in Pune, India. Indian J Med Res. 2007 Aug; 126:112-117. Subscription Required.
  8. Gupta A, Gupte N, Sastry J, Bharucha KE, Bhosale R, Kulkarni P, Tripathy S, Nayak U, Phadke M, Bollinger RC. Mother-to-child transmission of HIV among women who chose not to exclusively breastfeed their infants in Pune, India. Indian J Med Res. 2007 Aug; 126:131-134. Subscription Required.
  9. Gupta A, Nayak U, Ram M, Bhosale R, Patil S, Basavaraj A, Kakrani A, Philip S, Choi J, Sethi J, Sastry J, Bollinger RC. Post-partum TB incidence and mortality among HIV-infected women and their infants in Pune, India 2002-2005. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Jul 15; 45:241-249. doi: 10.1086/518974.
  10. Sinha G, Choi GJ, Nayak U, Gupta A, Nair S, Gupte N, Bulakh PM, Sastry J, Deshmukh SD, Khandekar MM, Kulkarni V, Bhosale RA, Bharucha KE, Phadke MA, Kshirsager AS, Bollinger RC. Clinically significant anemia in HIV-infected pregnant women in India is not a major barrier to zidovudine use for prevention of maternal-to-child transmission.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Jun 1; 45:210-217. Subscription Required.
  11. Shah B, Walshe L, Saple DG, Mehta SJ, Ramnani JP, Kharkar RD, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and virologic suppression among HIV-infected persons receiving care in private clinics in Mumbai, India. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 May 1; 44:1235-1244. doi: 10.1086/513429.
  12. Polis C, Shah S, Johnson K, Gupta A. Impact of maternal HIV co-infection on the vertical transmission of Hepatitis C virus: a meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Apr 15; 44(8) 1123-31. doi: 10.1086/512815.
  13. Gupte N, Brookmeyer, Bollinger RC, Gray G. Modeling maternal infant HIV transmission in the presence of breast-feeding with an imperfect test. Biometrics. 2007 Apr 9;63(4):1189-1197. doi: 10.1111/j.1541-0420.2007.00777.x. Subscription Required.
  14. Ramachandani S, Saple DJ, Mehta S, Bollinger RC, Gupta A. Knowledge, attitudes and practices of antiretroviral therapy among adults attending private and public clinics in India. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2007 Feb; 21(2):129-142. doi:10.1089/apc.2006.0045. Subscription Required.
  15. Sheth A, Devgan L, Gupta A, Bollinger RC. The traveling farm wife. Am J Med. 2007 Jan; 120(1):16-18. doi:


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  1. Gupta A, Mehta S, Ghate M, Reynolds SJ, Godbole S, Gangakhedkar R, Sahay S, Walshe L, Divekar AD, Risbud AR, Mehendale S, Bollinger RC. Same-sex behavior and high rates of HIV among men attending sexually transmitted infection clinics in Pune, India (1993-2002). J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Dec 1; 43(4):483-490.
  2. Olin JC, Kokolamami J, Lepira, F, Kashamuka M, Mupenda B, Lubaki M, Maman S, Bollinger RC, Nachega J. Community preparedness for HIV vaccine trials in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Cult Health Sex. 2006 Nov-Dec; 8(6):529-544. doi: 10.1080/13691050600888434. Subscription Required.
  3. Page KR, Sifakis F, Montes de Oca R, Cronin WA, Doherty MC, Federline L, Bur S, Walsh T, Karney W, Milman J, Baruch N, Adelakun A, Dorman SE. Improved adherence and less toxicity with rifampin vs isoniazid for treatment of latent tuberculosis: a retrospective study. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Sep 25;166(17):1863-70. doi: 10.1001/archinte.166.17.1863.
  4. Gupta A, My Thanh NT, My Trinh T, Olsen SJ, Sivapalasingam S, Cam PD, Mintz ED.  Evaluation of serologic screening for identification of chronic Salmonella typhi carriers in Vietnam. Int J Infect Dis. 2006 Jul; 10(4):309-14. doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2005.06.005.
  5. Chang, LW, Vidyarthi AR, Kohlwes RJ. Baseline duty hours recorded with time-cards: a pre-regulation study of internal medicine residents. Medical Education. 2006 Jun 16;40(7):662-67. Subscription Required.
  6. Reynolds SJ, Risbud AR, Shepherd ME, Rampalo AM, Ghate MV, Godbole SV, Joshi SN, Divekar AD, Gangakhedkar RR, Bollinger RC, Mehendale SM. High rates of syphilis among STI patients are contributing to the spread of HIV-1 in India. Sex Transm Dis. 2006 Apr; 82(2):121-126. PMCID: PMC2564682. doi: 10.1136/sti.2005.015040.
  7. Mehendale SM, Ghate MV, Kumar BK, Sahay S, Gamble TR, Godbole SV, Thakar MR, Kulkarni SS, Gupta A, Gangakhedkar RR, Divekar AD, Risbud AR, Paranjape RS, Bollinger RC. Low HIV-1 incidence among married serodiscordant couples in Pune, India. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Mar; 41(3):371-373.
  8. Riedel D, Ghate M, Nene M, Paranjape RS, Mehendale SM, Bollinger RC, Sacktor N, McArthur JC, Nath A. Screening for HIV dementia in an HIV, clade C-infected population in India. J Neurovirol. 2006 Feb; 12:34-38. Subscription Required.
  9. Page KR, Scott AL, Manabe YC. The expanding realm of heterologous immunity: friend or foe? Cell Microbiol. 2006 Feb; 8(2): 185-96. PMID: 16441430. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-5822.2005.00653.x. Subscription Required.
  10. Ghate MV, Tripathy SP, Kumar BK, Godbole SV, Chittake A, Nyayanirgune P, Gangakhedkar RR, Divekar AD, Thakar MR, Risbud AR, Bollinger RC, Mehendale SM. Rate of hospitalization and inpatient care costs for HIV-1 infected in Pune, India. Nat Med J India. 2006 Jan-Feb;19(1):10-14.
  11. Mehta SH, Gupta A, Sahay S, Godbole SV, Joshi SN, Reynolds SJ, Celentano DD, Risbud A, Mehendale SM, Bollinger RC.  High HIV prevalence among a high-risk subgroup of women attending sexually transmitted infection clinics in Pune, India. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Jan 1;41(1):75-80.
  12. Brahme R, Mehta S, Sahay S, Joglekar N, Ghate M, Joshi S, Gangakhedkar R, Risbud A, Bollinger RC, Mehendale S. Correlates and trend of HIV prevalence among female sex workers attending sexually transmitted disease clinics in Pune, India (1993-2002). J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Jan 1; 41(1):107-113.


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  3. Bollinger RC. Stop AIDS-keep the promise. Invited editorial, Indian J Med Res, 2005 Dec; 122:459-460.
  4. Bharucha KE, Sastry J, Shrotri A, Sutar S, Joshi A, Bhore AV, Phadke MA, Bollinger RC, Shankar AV. Feasibility of voluntary counseling and testing services for HIV among pregnant women presenting in labor in Pune, India. Int J STD AIDS. 2005 Aug 1; 16(8):553-555. doi: 10.1258/0956462054679250.
  5. Yang C, Ming L, Mokili JLK, Winter J, Lubaki NM, Kashamuka MN, Kasali MJ, Losoma AJ, Quinn TC, Bollinger RC, Lal RB. Genetic diversification and recombination of HIV type 1 group M in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2005 Aug 1; 21(7):661-666.
  6. Chang LW, Phipps WP, Kennedy GF, Rutherford GW. Antifungal interventions for the primary prevention of cryptococcal disease in adults with HIV. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2005 Jul 20(3):CD004773.
  7. Sobel J, Mixter CG, Kohle PK, Gupta A, Guarner J, Zaki S, Hoffman NA, Songer JG, Fremont-Smith M, Fischer M, Killgore G, Britz PH, MacDonald C. Necrotizing enterocolitis associated with Clostridium perfringens type A in previously healthy North-American adults. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Jul; 201(1):48-56.
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  12. Sterling TR, Pisell-Noland T, Perez JL, Astemborski J, McGriff JR, Nutting L, Hoover DR, Vlahov D, Bollinger RC. Sex-based differences in T lymphocyte responses in HIV-1-seropositive individuals. J Infect Dis. 2005 Mar 15; 191(6):881-885. doi: 10.1086/427827.
  13. Sahay S, Mehendale SM, Sane S, Brahme RG, Brown AS, Charron K, Beyrer C, Bollinger RC, Paranjape RS. Correlates of HIV vaccine trial participation: an Indian perspective. Vaccine 2005 Feb 3; 23(11):1351-1358. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2004.09.032.
  14. Eshleman SH, Hudelson S, Gupta A, Bollinger RC, Divekar AD, Gangakhedkar RR, Kulkarni SS, Thakar MR, Paranjape RS, and Tripathy S. Limited evolution in the HIV type1 pol region among acute seroconverters in Pune, India. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2005 Jan; 21(1):93-97.
  15. Isaacs S, Aramini J, Ceibin B, Farrar J, Ahmed R, Middleton D, Howes M, Chan E, Pichette S, Campell K, Gupta A, Lior LY, Pearce M, Clark C, Rodgers F, Jamieson F, Brophy I, Ellis A. An international outbreak of salmonellosis associated with raw almonds contaminated with a rare phage type of Salmonella enteriditis. J Food Prot. 2005 Jan; 68(1):191-8.
  16. Khandekar SM, Deshmukh SD, Holla VV, Rane SR, Kakrani AL, Sangale SA, Habbu AA, Pandit DP, Bhore AV, Sastry J, Phadke MA, Bollinger RC. Profile of bone marrow examination in HIV/AIDS patients to detect opportunistic infections, especially tuberculosis. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2005 Jan; 48(1):7-12.