Coping with HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

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Sponsors:

  • NIH-National Institute of Mental Health

Collaborators:

  • Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre

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End Date:

  • Ongoing

Coping with HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

Prospective observational study that seeks to understand the psychosocial factors (depression, coping styles, trauma history) that influence HIV medication adherence and health outcomes in Tanzania.

The impact of trauma, psychosocial adaptation, and mental health on HIV outcomes in this research will have major implications for key features in delivery of HIV care.