Using Social Network Testing (SNT) to Increase HIV Testing in Vulnerable Populations in Wisconsin
4th Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: 7/1/2008
Project End Date: 6/302011
Original Award Amount: $443,525
Adjusted Award Amount: $346,421*
Project Goal Statement: New approaches are needed to identify HIV-positive individuals who have not been previously tested. We propose to expand an existing Social Network Testing (SNT) pilot program to improve diagnosis of HIV in vulnerable populations.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.