16.12.2019 – 31.12.2020
05.01.2021 – 31.05.2021
20.12.2021 – 30.04.2022
ICF «Alliance for Public Health»
Developing a new, more effective approach to preventing the spread of HIV among injecting drug users.
Goals and objectives
- To compare adherence to and retention on daily PrEP prescribed as the fixed dose formulation to PWID randomized 1:1 to PrEP as usual or SMS-enhanced PrEP.
- To describe patterns and attributes of PrEP adherence among participants (e.g., SMS acceptance, substance use, sociocultural factors)
- To measure changes in injection and sexual risk taking behavior among study participants
- To describe client- and provider-level barriers to PrEP initiation and adherence.