A longitudinal mixed-methods investigation of masculinity, stigma, and disclosure on men’s ART initiation in South Africa

Engaging and retaining men in HIV care is critical to the success of ending the HIV epidemic, particularly in South Africa where over 7.9 million people live with HIV. Idealized forms of masculinity may impede men’s antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation through non-disclosure of HIV status. This...

Ongoing
31.01.2021 - 15.01.2023
Observational study
National Institute of Health (NIH), USA
Clinical Research Unit
Jennifer Belus