BJGMC-JHU Fogarty HIV-TB Training Program

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2007-01-01
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Funded by the Fogarty International Center at the National Institutes of Health, the JHU Fogarty program has nearly 20 years of success with providing training, professional development, and mentorship to clinicians and scientists in low and middle income countries. CCGHE's latest efforts in this...

Technology-enhanced Peer Navigation to Improve Injection Drug User (IDU) Engagement in HIV Care

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2000-01-01
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This study is evaluating an mHealth-enhanced peer navigation intervention for improving retention-in-care and adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for out-of-care, HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs). The CCGHE-developed emocha® is assisting peer navigators (former IDUs successfully...

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Research capacity-building program for clinicians and staff at a community-based HIV clinic in Uganda: A pre/post evaluation

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2012-10-01
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Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
Developing capacity for HIV research and clinical practice is critically needed in resource-limited countries. The purpose of this study was to evaluate a research capacity building program for community-based participants in preparation and conduct of mHealth interventions. A descriptive, cross-...

Cost analyses of peer health worker and mHealth support interventions for improving AIDS care in Rakai, Uganda

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2012-09-12
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AIDS Care
A cost analysis study calculates resources needed to deliver an intervention and can provide useful information on affordability for service providers and policy-makers. We conducted cost analyses of both a peer health worker (PHW) and a mHealth (mobile phone) support intervention. Excluding...

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

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2012-06-05
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Annals of Internal Medicine
Description: After HIV diagnosis, timely entry into HIV medical care and retention in that care are essential to the provision of effective antiretroviral therapy (ART). ART adherence is among the key determinants of successful HIV treatment outcome and is essential to minimize the emergence of...

Information and communication technology and community-based health sciences training in Uganda: perceptions and experiences of educators and students

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2012-01-15
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Informatics for Health and Social Care
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...

Perceptions and valuation of a community-based education and services (COBES) program in Uganda

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2012-01-15
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Medical Teacher
Information and communication technology (ICT) has been advocated as a powerful tool for improving health education in low-resource settings. However, few evaluations have been performed of ICT perceptions and user experiences in low-resource settings. During late 2009, an internet-based...

Impact of a mHealth intervention for peer health workers on AIDS Care in rural Uganda: a mixed methods evaluation of a cluster-randomized trial

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2011-11-15
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AIDS and Behavior
Mobile phone access in low and middle-income countries is rapidly expanding and offers an opportunity to leverage limited human resources for health. We conducted a mixed methods evaluation of a cluster-randomized trial exploratory substudy on the impact of a mHealth (mobile phone) support...

Building a global health education network for clinical care and research: the benefits and challenges of distance learning tools

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2011-06-15
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Infectious Disease Clinics of North America
Expanding the capacity for clinical care and health research is a global priority and a global challenge. In disenfranchised communities facing the largest burden of disease, whether they be in rural Africa or in urban US, there is a great need for more well-trained, competent and dedicated health...

Responding to the human resource crisis: Peer health workers, mobile phones, and HIV care in Rakai, Uganda.

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2008-03-15
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AIDS Patient Care and STDs
Dear Editor: Two challenges to successful antiretroviral therapy (ART) scale-up in resource-limited settings (RLS) are human resource and healthcare infrastructure limitations.1 We read with interest the modeling study by Bärnighausen et al. which describes the...

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Integrating Engineering and Technology in to Prevention

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2014-05-07
Chang, L. Integrating Engineering and Technology in to Prevention. Centers for Intervention and Services Research Meeting. Baltimore, MD.

mHealth: Overview and Opportunities for Novel Cancer Research

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2014-03-19
Chang, L. mHealth: Overview and Opportunities for Novel Cancer Research. National Cancer Institute DCEG Fellows’ Training Symposium. National Institutes of Health. Bethesda, MD.

Mobile Technologies for HIV Care and Prevention

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2013-11-20
Gupta, A. Mobile Technologies for HIV Care and Prevention. Association of Nurses in AIDS Care 2013 Conference. Atlanta, GA. 2013.

Global Mobile Health

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2013-11-02
Chang, L. Global Mobile Health. Wireless Health 2013. Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business. Baltimore, MD. 2013.

E-Learning Technologies and Social Networking Technologies to Support Healthcare Education and Delivery in Low Resource Settings

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2013-04-09
Bollinger, R. E-Learning Technologies and Social Networking Technologies to Support Healthcare Education and Delivery in Low Resource Settings. HU MedBiquitous Conference 2013. Philip Dodds Memorial Lecture. Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD. 2013.

mHealth Tools and POC Devices

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2013-02-07
Chang, L. mHealth Tools and POC Devices. 2013 GETHealth Summit. New York, NY. 2013.

mHealth and HIV in 2013: Applying mHealth Interventions to HIV Prevention Research

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2013-01-08
Bollinger, R. mHealth and HIV in 2013: Applying mHealth Interventions to HIV Prevention Research. Prevention Core of the Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Baltimore, MD. 2013.

Where in the World is eMOCHA?

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2012-12-11
Bollinger, R. Where in the World is eMOCHA? GmI Series – JHU Global mHealth Initiative. Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD.

mHealth Research: A Case Study from Uganda

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2012-04-05
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Chang. L. mHealth Research: A Case Study from Uganda. Special Studies and Research: Advanced Topics in Mobile Health (mHealth). Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Baltimore, MD.

mHealth in the Field

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2012-02-01
Chang, L. mHealth in the Field. Anna Baetjer Society for Public Health Practice. JBGrant Global Health Society. Baltimore, MD.

Use of a Smartphone Application (eMOCHA) to Provide Targeted HIV Prevention Referrals in Rural Uganda

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2010-11-08
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Chang, L. Use of a Smartphone Application (eMOCHA) to Provide Targeted HIV Prevention Referrals in Rural Uganda. mHealth Summit Technology Demonstration. Washington, DC.

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