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Tag: Brian Mustanski

Dr. Mustanski featured in Northwestern Office for Research Annual Report

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4th March

IMPACT’s work on innovating solutions to health inequities is featured in this year’s Annual Report.

New Northwestern Institute commits to improving LGBT health

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29th February

The IMPACT Program is now a proud part of the new Institute of Sexual and Gender Minority Health & Wellbeing!

It doesn’t ‘get better’ for some LGBT Youth

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9th February

New IMPACT study shows a risk of lasting mental health problems for severely victimized LGBT youths.

Separating Family-Level and Direct Exposure Effects of Smoking During Pregnancy on Offspring Externalizing Symptoms: Bridging the Behavior Genetic and Behavior Teratologic Divide

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11th January

It is premature to foreclose the possibility of a teratologic effect of maternal smoking during pregnancy on externalizing problems.

Racial/Ethnic Difference in HIV-Related Knowledge among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men and Their Association with Condom Errors

11th January

Findings stress need for more attention to HIV transmission-related educational activities targeting the social realities of YMSM.

Engagement in Group Sex Among Geosocial Networking Mobile Application-Using Men Who Have Sex with Men

11th January

Results show a significant risk for HIV/STI transmission within the group sex setting

A Data-Driven Simulation of HIV Spread Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: Role of Age and Race Mixing and STIs

11th January

HIV prevention efforts should target YMSM across race and those in partnerships with older MSM.

Dimensionality and Genetic Correlates of Problem Behavior in Low-Income African American Adolescents

11th January

Comparative estimates drawn for the predictive utility of specific genes in problem behavior among study population.

Substance Use Network Characteristics and Drug and Alcohol Use Behaviors among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men (YMSM)

11th January

Structural characteristics of substance use networks may provide important information regarding the drug and alcohol use behavior of YMSM.

Iteratively Developing an mHealth HIV Prevention Program for Sexual Minority Adolescent Men

11th January

Description of steps undertaken to determine intervention acceptability and content for adolescent gay, bisexual, and queer men.

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