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Social Science Research

This database lists social science research related to AIDS vaccine development conducted with IAVI’s support.

Study NameStatusCountryPopulationParticipants
AIDS vaccine research participation in Kenya: understanding gender-related barriers and social impact  Completed Kenya Equitable numbers of men and women, past and current AIDS vaccine trial participants and participants of an epidemiological study 104
Barriers and opportunities for involving MSM and transgender (TG) communities in HIV-prevention research in four cities in India  Completed India Men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender (TG) populations in four cities in the three high prevalence states of India – Mumbai in Maharashtra, Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh and Chennai and Madurai in Tamil Nadu. 0
New vaccine introduction in Tamil Nadu: a case study of the HPV vaccine   Completed India Key policy makers and other influential stakeholders including medical professionals, government officers, and representatives from non-governmental organizations (NGOs), religious organizations, and international development agencies 27
Ensuring quality of services in HIV-prevention research settings: findings from a multi-center quality improvement pilot in East Africa Completed Uganda
Kenya
Volunteers at 3 IAVI-sponsored research centers in Kenya & Uganda 426
An exploratory study of fishing communities in Uganda to determine suitability as candidate populations for HIV-prevention trials Completed Uganda Two fishing communities along the shores of Lake Victoria in Kampala and Wakiso districts, Uganda 0