Steven Safren

Professor

  • 12890 Citations
1996 …2024
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Research Output 1996 2020

2020

Network-Level Correlates of Sexual Risk Among Male Sex Workers in the United States: A Dyadic Analysis

Biello, K. B., Goedel, W. C., Edeza, A., Safren, S. A., Mayer, K. H., Marshall, B. D. L., Latkin, C. & Mimiaga, M. J., Feb 1 2020, In : Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 83, 2, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Workers
HIV
Condoms
Sexual Behavior
Confidence Intervals

Protocol for a prospective evaluation of postpartum engagement in HIV care among women living with HIV in South Africa

Psaros, C., Stanton, A. M., Bedoya, C. A., Mosery, N., Evans, S., Matthews, L. T., Haberer, J., Vangel, M., Safren, S. & Smit, J. A., Jan 9 2020, In : BMJ open. 10, 1, 035465.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
South Africa
Postpartum Period
HIV
Ethics
Pregnancy
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

An initial randomized controlled trial of behavioral activation for treatment of concurrent crystal methamphetamine dependence and sexual risk for HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men

Mimiaga, M. J., Pantalone, D. W., Biello, K. B., White Hughto, J. M., Frank, J., O'Cleirigh, C., Reisner, S. L., Restar, A., Mayer, K. H. & Safren, S., Jan 1 2019, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methamphetamine
activation
Randomized Controlled Trials
HIV
Risk Reduction Behavior

A shot at equity? Addressing disparities among Black MSM in the coming era of long-acting injectable preexposure prophylaxis

Goedel, W. C., Nunn, A. S., Chan, P. A., Duncan, D. T., Biello, K. B., Safren, S. A. & Marshall, B. D. L., Nov 1 2019, In : AIDS. 33, 13, p. 2110-2112 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Injections

Breastfeeding Practices Among Women Living with HIV in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: An Observational Study

Remmert, J. E., Mosery, N., Goodman, G., Bangsberg, D. R., Safren, S. A., Smit, J. A. & Psaros, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Maternal and Child Health Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

South Africa
Breast Feeding
Observational Studies
HIV
Social Support

Center for Epidemiological Studies-Depression Scale: Evaluation of a New Cutoff Score for Women Living with HIV

Junkins, A., Azuero, A., Ott, C., Jagielski, C., Cropsey, K., Savage, R., Psaros, C., Safren, S. & Kempf, M. C., Aug 1 2019, In : AIDS patient care and STDs. 33, 8, p. 343-345 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidemiologic Studies
HIV
Body Image
Cognitive Therapy
Self Care
HIV
Therapeutics

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Trauma and Self-Care (CBT-TSC) in Men Who have Sex with Men with a History of Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Randomized Controlled Trial

O’Cleirigh, C., Safren, S., Taylor, S. W., Goshe, B. M., Bedoya, C. A., Marquez, S. M., Boroughs, M. S. & Shipherd, J. C., Jan 1 2019, In : AIDS and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Offenses
Cognitive Therapy
Self Care
Randomized Controlled Trials
HIV
1 Citation (Scopus)

Condomless Group Sex Is Associated With HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Knowledge and Interest Uptake: A Cross-Sectional Study of Gay and Bisexual Men in Paris, France

Callander, D., Park, S. H., Al-Ajlouni, Y. A., Schneider, J. A., Khan, M. R., Safren, S. & Duncan, D. T., Apr 1 2019, In : AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education. 31, 2, p. 127-135 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prophylaxis
Paris
cross-sectional study
France
Cross-Sectional Studies
Transgender Persons
Thailand
Sexual Behavior
Brazil
Condoms

Effects of Syndemic Psychiatric Diagnoses on Health Indicators in Men Who Have Sex With Men

Batchelder, A. W., Choi, K., Dale, S., Pierre-Louis, C., Sweek, E. W., Ironson, G., Safren, S. & O'Cleirigh, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Health Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mental Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Unsafe Sex
Health

Engaging, Retaining, and Providing Transdiagnostic Integrated Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing for Underserved People With HIV

Harkness, A., Rogers, B. G., Puccinelli, M., Ivardic, I., Ironson, G. & Safren, S. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Psychotherapy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motivational Interviewing
Cognitive Therapy
HIV
Medication Adherence
Empirical Research

Examining a Syndemics Network Among Young Latino Men Who Have Sex with Men

Lee, J. S., Safren, S. A., Bainter, S. A., Rodríguez-Díaz, C. E., Horvath, K. J. & Blashill, A. J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International journal of behavioral medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Offenses
Hispanic Americans
Alcohols
HIV
Population
2 Citations (Scopus)
HIV
Wounds and Injuries
Self Efficacy
Self Concept
Cognition
1 Citation (Scopus)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Cognition
HIV
Racism
Linear Models
1 Citation (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Viral Load
Southeastern United States
Binge Drinking
1 Citation (Scopus)

Longitudinal Effects of Syndemics on HIV-Positive Sexual Minority Men’s Sexual Health Behaviors

Harkness, A., Bainter, S., O’Cleirigh, C., Albright, C., Mayer, K. H. & Safren, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minority Health
Men's Health
Reproductive Health
Health Behavior
Sexual Behavior

Mapping a Syndemic of Psychosocial Risks During Pregnancy Using Network Analysis

Choi, K. W., Smit, J. A., Coleman, J. N., Mosery, N., Bangsberg, D. R., Safren, S. & Psaros, C., Jan 1 2019, In : International journal of behavioral medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy
HIV
Social Support
Unplanned Pregnancy
Prenatal Care
1 Citation (Scopus)

Microaggressions and Discrimination Relate to Barriers to Care Among Black Women Living with HIV

Dale, S., Dean, T., Sharma, R., Reid, R., Saunders, S. & Safren, S., Apr 1 2019, In : AIDS patient care and STDs. 33, 4, p. 175-183 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Racism
HIV
Relate
Ethnic Groups
Linear Models
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pathways to Health: an Examination of HIV-Related Stigma, Life Stressors, Depression, and Substance Use

Glynn, T. R., Llabre, M., Lee, J. S., Bedoya, C. A., Pinkston, M. M., O’Cleirigh, C. & Safren, S., Jun 15 2019, In : International journal of behavioral medicine. 26, 3, p. 286-296 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Depression
Health
Psychological Stress
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
2 Citations (Scopus)

Patient Experiences With Oral Chemotherapy: Adherence, Symptoms, and Quality of Life

Jacobs, J. M., Ream, M. E., Pensak, N., Nisotel, L. E., Fishbein, J. N., MacDonald, J. J., Buzaglo, J., Lennes, I. T., Safren, S., Pirl, W. F., Temel, J. S. & Greer, J. A., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN. 17, 3, p. 221-228 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Quality of Life
Drug Therapy
Fatigue
Social Support
Therapeutics

Patient Patterns and Perspectives on Using Opioid Regimens for Chronic Cancer Pain

Wright, E. M., El-Jawahri, A., Temel, J. S., Carr, A., Safren, S., Park, E. R., Pirl, W. F., Bruera, E. & Traeger, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Cancer Pain
Appointments and Schedules
Interviews
2 Citations (Scopus)

Positive Strategies to Enhance Problem-Solving Skills (STEPS): A pilot randomized, controlled trial of a multicomponent, technology-enhanced, customizable antiretroviral adherence intervention for HIV-infected adolescents and young adults

Mimiaga, M. J., Bogart, L. M., Thurston, I. B., Santostefano, C. M., Closson, E. F., Skeer, M. R., Biello, K. B. & Safren, S., Jan 1 2019, In : AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 33, 1, p. 21-24 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Young Adult
Randomized Controlled Trials
HIV
Technology
Standard of Care

Posttraumatic cognitions, childhood sexual abuse characteristics, and posttraumatic stress disorder in men who have sex with men

Ironson, G., Fitch, C., Banerjee, N., Hylton, E., Ivardic, I., Safren, S. A. & O'Cleirigh, C., Dec 2019, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 98, 104187.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Offenses
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Cognition
Fear
Wounds and Injuries

Progreso en salud: Findings from two adapted social network HIV risk reduction interventions for latina seasonal workers

Kanamori, M., De La Rosa, M., Shrader, C. H., Munayco, C., Doblecki-Lewis, S., Prado, G., Safren, S., Trepka, M. J. & Fujimoto, K., Nov 2 2019, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 22, 4530.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Risk Reduction Behavior
Hispanic Americans
Social Support
HIV
Condoms

Project ESTEEM protocol: A randomized controlled trial of an LGBTQ-affirmative treatment for young adult sexual minority men's mental and sexual health

Pachankis, J. E., McConocha, E. M., Reynolds, J. S., Winston, R., Adeyinka, O., Harkness, A., Burton, C. L., Behari, K., Sullivan, T. J., Eldahan, A. I., Esserman, D. A., Hatzenbuehler, M. L. & Safren, S., Aug 9 2019, In : BMC public health. 19, 1, 1086.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Minority Health
Men's Health
Reproductive Health
Young Adult
Mental Health
2 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized Trial of a Tailored Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Mobile Application for Anxiety in Patients with Incurable Cancer

Greer, J. A., Jacobs, J., Pensak, N., MacDonald, J. J., Fuh, C. X., Perez, G. K., Ward, A., Tallen, C., Muzikansky, A., Traeger, L., Penedo, F. J., El-Jawahri, A., Safren, S., Pirl, W. F. & Temel, J. S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Oncologist.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mobile Applications
Cognitive Therapy
Anxiety
Neoplasms
Health Education
1 Citation (Scopus)
resilience
village
HIV
community
stakeholder

Sexual Relationship Power and Periconception HIV-Risk Behavior Among HIV-Infected Men in Serodifferent Relationships

Khidir, H., Mosery, N., Greener, R., Milford, C., Bennett, K., Kaida, A., Psaros, C., Safren, S., Bangsberg, D. R., Smit, J. A. & Matthews, L. T., Jan 1 2019, In : AIDS and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk-Taking
HIV
Decision Making
Pregnancy
Logistic Models

Social Capital Moderates the Relationship Between Stigma and Sexual Risk Among Male Sex Workers in the US Northeast

Valente, P. K., Mimiaga, M. J., Mayer, K. H., Safren, S. A. & Biello, K. B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Workers
Sex Work
HIV
Sexual Behavior
Risk-Taking
2 Citations (Scopus)

Syndemics and the PrEP Cascade: Results from a Sample of Young Latino Men Who Have Sex with Men

Blashill, A. J., Brady, J. P., Rooney, B. M., Rodriguez-Diaz, C. E., Horvath, K. J., Blumenthal, J., Morris, S., Moore, D. J. & Safren, S. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
HIV
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
Latinos
Continuity of Patient Care

The Longitudinal Effects of Non-injection Substance Use on Sustained HIV Viral Load Undetectability Among MSM and Heterosexual Men in Brazil and Thailand: The Role of ART Adherence and Depressive Symptoms (HPTN 063)

Tsuyuki, K., Shoptaw, S. J., Ransome, Y., Chau, G., Rodriguez-Diaz, C. E., Friedman, R. K., Srithanaviboonchai, K., Li, S., Mimiaga, M. J., Mayer, K. H. & Safren, S., Jan 1 2019, In : AIDS and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heterosexuality
Thailand
Viral Load
Brazil
HIV
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Social Context of HIV Prevention and Care among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men in Three U.S. Cities: The Neighborhoods and Networks (N2) Cohort Study

Duncan, D. T., Hickson, D. M. A., Goedel, W. C., Callander, D., Brooks, B., Chen, Y. T., Hanson, H., Eavou, R., Khanna, A. S., Chaix, B., Regan, S. D., Wheeler, D. P., Mayer, K. H., Safren, S., Carr Melvin, S., Draper, C., Magee-Jackson, V., Brewer, R. & Schneider, J. A., May 30 2019, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cohort Studies
HIV
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexual Behavior
Social Media

‘I went back to being myself’: acceptability of a culturally adapted task-shifted cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) treatment for depression (Ziphamandla) for South African HIV care settings

Everitt-Penhale, B., Kagee, A., Magidson, J. F., Joska, J., Safren, S., O’Cleirigh, C., Witten, J., Lee, J. S. & Andersen, L. S., Jul 3 2019, In : Psychology, Health and Medicine. 24, 6, p. 680-690 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cognitive Therapy
HIV
Depression
South Africa
Therapeutics
3 Citations (Scopus)

“Someone who is in this thing that I am suffering from”: The role of peers and other facilitators for task sharing substance use treatment in South African HIV care

Magidson, J. F., Joska, J. A., Regenauer, K. S., Satinsky, E., Andersen, L. S., Seitz-Brown, C. J., Borba, C. P. C., Safren, S. & Myers, B., Aug 1 2019, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 70, p. 61-69 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Alcohols
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

A 6-Month, Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial of Customized Adherence Enhancement Versus Bipolar-Specific Educational Control in Poorly Adherent Individuals With Bipolar Disorder

Sajatovic, M., Tatsuoka, C., Cassidy, K. A., Klein, P. J., Fuentes-Casiano, E., Cage, J., Aebi, M. E., Ramirez, L. F., Blixen, C., Perzynski, A. T., Bauer, M. S., Safren, S. & Levin, J. B., Sep 25 2018, In : The Journal of clinical psychiatry. 79, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Randomized Controlled Trials
Tablets
Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale
Health Resources
3 Citations (Scopus)

Adherence intervention for HIV-infected persons who use drugs: Adaptation, open trial, and pilot randomized hybrid type 1 trial protocol

Claborn, K., Becker, S., Operario, D., Safren, S., Rich, J. D. & Ramsey, S., Dec 27 2018, In : Addiction science and clinical practice. 13, 1, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Clinical Protocols
HIV
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Interviews
Vulnerable Populations
5 Citations (Scopus)

A multilevel examination of sleep, depression, and quality of life in people living with HIV/AIDS

Rogers, B. G., Lee, J. S., Bainter, S., Bedoya, C. A., Pinkston, M. & Safren, S., Mar 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Health Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Quality of Life
HIV
Depression
9 Citations (Scopus)

A pilot study of a nurse-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy intervention (Ziphamandla) for adherence and depression in HIV in South Africa

Andersen, L. S., Magidson, J. F., O’Cleirigh, C., Remmert, J. E., Kagee, A., Leaver, M., Stein, D. J., Safren, S. & Joska, J., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 23, 6, p. 776-787 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cognitive Therapy
South Africa
Nurses
HIV
Depression
1 Citation (Scopus)

Applying behavioral activation to sustain and enhance the effects of contingency management for reducing stimulant use among individuals with HIV infection

Mimiaga, M. J., Closson, E. F., Pantalone, D. W., Safren, S. & Mitty, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Psychology, Health and Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV Infections
Toxicology
HIV
Therapeutics
Qualitative Research
1 Citation (Scopus)

A randomized clinical efficacy trial of a psychosocial intervention to strengthen self-acceptance and reduce HIV risk for MSM in India: Study protocol

Mimiaga, M. J., Thomas, B., Mayer, K. H., Regenauer, K. S., Dange, A., Andres Bedoya, C., Rawat, S., Balu, V., O'Cleirigh, C., Biello, K. B., Anand, V., Swaminathan, S. & Safren, S., Jul 18 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 890.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Randomized Controlled Trials
HIV
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Counseling
3 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized controlled efficacy trial of behavioral activation for concurrent stimulant use and sexual risk for HIV acquisition among MSM: Project IMPACT study protocol

Mimiaga, M. J., Pantalone, D. W., Biello, K. B., Glynn, T. R., Santostefano, C. M., Olson, J., Pardee, D. J., Hughto, J. M. W., Garcia Valles, J., Carrico, A., Mayer, K. H. & Safren, S., Jul 25 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 914.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
HIV
Sexual Behavior
Counseling
Risk Reduction Behavior
1 Citation (Scopus)

Body image and condomless anal sex among Young Latino sexual minority men

Brady, J. P., Nogg, K. A., Rozzell, K. N., Rodriguez-Diaz, C. E., Horvath, K. J., Safren, S. & Blashill, A. J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Behaviour Research and Therapy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Image
Hispanic Americans
Sexual Behavior
HIV
Sexual Minorities
9 Citations (Scopus)

Condom-Use Self-Efficacy as a Mediator Between Syndemics and Condomless Sex in Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM)

Safren, S., Blashill, A. J., Lee, J. S., O'Cleirigh, C., Tomassili, J., Biello, K. B., Mimiaga, M. J. & Mayer, K. H., Jun 21 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Health Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Condoms
Self Efficacy
HIV
Risk-Taking
Sexual Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)

Co-occurring psychosocial problems predict HIV status and increased health care costs and utilization among sexual minority men

O’Cleirigh, C., Pantalone, D. W., Batchelder, A. W., Hatzenbuehler, M. L., Marquez, S. M., Grasso, C., Safren, S. & Mayer, K. H., Feb 6 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Health Care Costs
HIV
Mental Health
Logistic Models
3 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility and Acceptability of Real-Time Antiretroviral Adherence Monitoring among Depressed Women Living with HIV in the Deep South of the US

Stringer, K. L., Azuero, A., Ott, C., Psaros, C., Jagielski, C. H., Safren, S., Haberer, J. E. & Kempf, M. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Self Report
Southeastern United States
Feasibility Studies
African Americans
16 Citations (Scopus)

HIV viral suppression trends over time among HIV-infected patients receiving care in the United States, 1997 to 2015 a cohort study

Nance, R. M., Chris Delaney, J. A., Simoni, J. M., Wilson, I. B., Mayer, K. H., Whitney, B. M., Aunon, F. M., Safren, S., Mugavero, M. J., Christopher Mathews, W., Christopoulos, K. A., Eron, J. J., Napravnik, S., Moore, R. D., Rodriguez, B., Lau, B., Fredericksen, R. J., Saag, M. S., Kitahata, M. M. & Crane, H. M., Sep 18 2018, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 169, 6, p. 376-384 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Patient Care
Cohort Studies
HIV
Integrases
Viral Load
4 Citations (Scopus)

Indirect Effects From Childhood Sexual Abuse Severity to PTSD: The Role of Avoidance Coping

Batchelder, A. W., Safren, S. A., Coleman, J. N., Boroughs, M. S., Thiim, A., Ironson, G. H., Shipherd, J. C. & O’Cleirigh, C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Offenses
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Wounds and Injuries
Heterosexuality
Linear Models
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating Resilience to Depression in Adults With ADHD

Oddo, L. E., Knouse, L. E., Surman, C. B. H. & Safren, S., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Attention Disorders. 22, 5, p. 497-505 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depression
Comorbidity
Depressive Disorder
Self Report
Logistic Models

Is neighborhood safety associated with depression symptoms, anxiety symptoms, and psychological distress among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men?

Kreski, N. T., Park, S. H., Safren, S., Goedel, W. C., Morganstein, J. G., Chaix, B. & Duncan, D. T., Jul 3 2018, In : Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health. 22, 3, p. 243-260 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anxiety
Depression
Psychology
anxiety
Safety