Supported in part by an Independent Scientist Award (K02 HS017526) from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (JSH), an unrestricted grant from Abbott Laboratories (SDM), a Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23 HD054315) from the National Institutes of Health (YC), and a Health Sciences Grant from Gilead Sciences (RER).
Research Priorities for Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Sexually Transmitted Infections Surveillance, Screening, and Intervention in Emergency Departments: Consensus-based Recommendations
Article first published online: 4 NOV 2009
© 2009 by the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Academic Emergency Medicine
Volume 16, Issue 11, pages 1096–1102, November 2009
How to Cite
Haukoos, J. S., Mehta, S. D., Harvey, L., Calderon, Y. and Rothman, R. E. (2009), Research Priorities for Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Sexually Transmitted Infections Surveillance, Screening, and Intervention in Emergency Departments: Consensus-based Recommendations. Academic Emergency Medicine, 16: 1096–1102. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2009.00546.x
This work is the output from the Sexually Transmitted Infections/HIV consensus workshop conducted during the May 2009 AEM Consensus Conference in New Orleans, LA: “Public Health in the ED: Surveillance, Screening, and Intervention.”
The authors thank the following consensus conference participants (listed in alphabetical order): Eileen Couture, Ethan Cowan, Charles Delgado, M. Kit Delgado, James Heffelfinger (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), Brooke Hoots (University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill), Shkelzen Hoxhaj, Nina Joyce, Beth Kaplan, Mike Lyons, Ken Malone, Nancy Miertschin, Joan Miller (Health Research & Education Trust), Patricia Mitchell (Boston University), Michelle Mott (Emory University), Matt Prekker, Carla Pruden, Mandy Roberts, Richard Sattin, Stephen Wall, and Lee Wilbur.
- Issue published online: 4 NOV 2009
- Article first published online: 4 NOV 2009
- Received June 19, 2009; revisions received July 17 and July 18, 2009; accepted July 19, 2009.
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