HIV Prevention Among Transgender Populations: Knowledge Gaps and Evidence for Action

HIV Prevention Among Transgender Populations: Knowledge Gaps and Evidence for Action Curr HIV/AIDS Rep (2017) 14:141–152 DOI 10.1007/s11904-017-0360-1 THE SCIENCE OF PREVENTION (JD STEKLER AND J BAETEN, SECTION EDITORS) HIV Prevention Among Transgender Populations: Knowledge Gaps and Evidence for Action 1 1 2 3 Tonia Poteat & Mannat Malik & Ayden Scheim & Ayana Elliott Published online: 27 July 2017 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2017 Abstract HIV among transgender populations, including transgender Purpose of Review The purpose of this review is to summa- men, are needed to address disparities in HIV prevalence. rize the available evidence-based HIV prevention interven- Future research should address not only pre-exposure prophy- tions tailored for transgender people. laxis uptake and condom use but also structural barriers that Recent Findings A limited number of evidence-based HIV limit access to these prevention strategies. prevention interventions have been tested with transgender populations. Most existing interventions target behavior . . . Keywords Transgender HIV prevention Stigma . . change among transgender women, with only one HIV pre- Structural determinants Behavioral interventions vention program evaluated for transgender men. Studies ad- Biomedical interventions dressing biomedical interventions for transgender women are ongoing. Few interventions address social and structural bar- riers to HIV prevention, such as stigma, discrimination, and Introduction poverty. Summary Evidence-based Current HIV/AIDS Reports Springer Journals

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