Using Social Network Testing (SNT) to Increase HIV Testing in Vulnerable Populations in Wisconsin

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4th Funding Cycle Impact Award

    Project Start Date:          July 1, 2008
    Project End Date:            June 30, 2011
    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.

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  Community Partner:

Primary Community Partner: AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin

  Academic Partner:

Primary Academic Partner: John Fangman, MD, Department of Medicine

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  Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

None reported.

*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.

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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu

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