Studies

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SILK is an intervention with young gay men in downtown São Paulo. The main objective is to evaluate if sexually positive activities and open minded discussion with youth will change their testing habits.  This study is funded by The Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR)

Trans

Amigas

TransAmigas is an intervention research to evaluate the use of peer-navigation and its effects on trans women living with HIV. This study is a partnership with University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and funded by National Institutes of Health (NIH).

LAMIS is the Latin American MSM Internet Survey. A study about several health and social aspects of this population, such as discrimination, sexual behaviour, access to care and HIV. Is a study with international partnerships, including Latin America and European countries

Study with international partnerships, started in Brazil in 2017. The main objective is to evaluate HIV incidence and health determinants in a cohort of trans women in several countries around the world. Funded by National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Quantitative study with national partnerships, occurred in 12 brazilian capitals in 2016-2017. The objectives are: to observe STIs prevalence, mental health, access to care and resilience of trans women. Funded by our National Health Ministry and UNESCO

Study with national partnerships, occurred in 2016. The main objective is to evaluate HIV, Syphilis and Hepatitis B/C in the men who have sex with men population. This study also include questions about sexual behaviour, violence and discrimination. Funded by UNESCO and Brazilian Ministry of Health

Study occurred in 2014-2015 in 9 cities of Sao Paulo state. The main objective was to evaluate acess to care and human rights violation in a population of trans people. Funded by Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP)

Study occurred in 2011 in the center of Sao Paulo. The main objective was to evaluate HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (MSM) that accessed in their socialization venues, including bars, clubs and cruising spots. Funded by Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP)