Pediatrics

Tshipidi: observational study of mortality and neurodevelopment among HIV-exposed/uninfected vs. HIV-unexposed infants in Botswana

  • Principal Investigator(s): Shahin Lockman and Betsy Kammerer
  • Study Contact: Shahin Lockman Tel: (617) 771-8780, slockman@hsph.harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: 450 HIV-infected women and their babies, 450 HIV-uninfected women and their babies
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Gaborone and Mochudi, Botswana
  • Enrollment Period: 2010-2012...
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Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS - multicenter 22 sites)

  • Principal Investigator(s): George R. Seage III, DSC., MPH
  • Study Contact: Julie Alperen, DrPH, Project Director, 617-432-6762, jalperen@hsph.harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: HIV perinatally infected and exposed children/adolescents/young adults and their caregivers/ birthmoms enrolled and followed at 22 US sites.
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): ...
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Identifying Mental Health Services Needs among HIV/AIDS-Affected Children

  • Principal Investigator(s): Theresa S. Betancourt
  • Study Contact: Theresa S. Betancourt, 617-432-5003,Theresa_Betancourt@harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: Children ages 10-17 years old and their caregivers in three categories: 1) HIV+ child/adolescent, 2) HIV- child/adolescent living in a family where a caregiver is HIV+ or died due to AIDS, or 3) HIV- with no known HIV+ immediate family members
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Eastern Province, Rwanda
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Effectiveness of a cognitive behavioral intervention to support pediatric HIV diagnosis disclosure in Uganda

  • Principal Investigator(s): Lisa Michelle Butler
  • Study Contact: Lisa Michelle Butler,617 500 8209, lisa.butler@childrens.harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: HIV+ children age 7 to 12 years old & their primary caregiver (i.e., parent or primary guardian) at 6 clinics in Kampala, Uganda
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Kampala, Uganda
  • Enrollment Period: March 2014 to December 2014
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Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS -BCH site only)

  • Principal Investigator(s): Sandra Burchett (site leader), George Seage PI
  • Study Contact: Sandra Burchett, MD, Tel. 617 355-6832, sandra.burchett@childrens.harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: AMP:450 HIV+ youth, 150 HIV-controls; SMARRT: >1700 HIV neg/ARV exposed infants,youth. Study domains: cardiopulm, metabol, complications and HIV disease, maternal exposures, neuro, oral health, adolescent
  • Location (Domestic vs...
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