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A Kaleidoscope of Care for HIV-infected Substance Users

Authors: Tobias, C., Brown, K., Rajabiun, S., Drainoni, M., Young, S.

Date: 2005

Project: Kaleidoscope of Care

Keywords: Behavioral health, HIV/AIDS

This paper presents early evaluation results of A Kaleidoscope of Care, a cross-disciplinary curriculum in HIV and substance use, designed to train HIV health care and substance abuse treatment professionals in providing better care to the clients they share in common. The curriculum applies adult learning principles to engage diverse professionals in building skills to promote health and adherence, engagement and retention in care, harm reduction, and interdisciplinary collaboration. Early evaluation of the curriculum indicates that it has enhanced knowledge and built skills in serving HIV-infected substance users among providers from multiple disciplines

Resident physicians’ preparedness to provide cross-cultural care

Authors: Weissman, J.S., Betancourt, J.R., Campbell, E.G., Park, E.R., Kim, M., Clarridge B., Blumenthal D., Lee K., Maina, A. W.

Date: 2005

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Health Equity, Health Inequities, Research and Evaluation Methods

Un Caleidoscopio de Cuidado y Servicios: Respondiendo a los retos del VIH y uso de drogas

Authors: Tobias, C., Brown, K., Rajabiun, S., Tierney, K., Yancey, R., Mackie, T., and other authors

Date: 2004

Project: Kaleidoscope of Care

Keywords: Behavioral health, HIV/AIDS

English version. Un currículo de adiestramiento interdisciplinario desarrollado para aumentar el conocimiento y la conciencia de la relación entre la infección del VIH y el uso de drogas. El currículo de
adiestramiento está diseñado para los proveedores médicos del VIH y de tratamiento de uso de
drogas, con la meta de que aumenten la capacidad de proveer cuidado a los usuarios de drogas
infectados con el VIH.

The IOM report “Unequal Treatment”: Implications for Academic Health Centers

Authors: Betancourt, J.R., Maina, A.W.

Date: 2004

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Health Inequities, Research and Evaluation Methods

“Unequal Treatment” provides the first detailed, systematic examination of racial and ethnic disparities in health care, and provides a blueprint for how to address them.

Barriers to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in the Latino Population

Authors: Betancourt, J.R., Carrillo, J.E., Green, A.R., Maina, A.W.

Date: 2004

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Health Inequities, Research and Evaluation Methods

This policy analysis identifies barriers at the organizational and structural level of health care delivery, as well as the level of the medical encounter.