Home testing for STIs in asymptomatic men who have sex with men: acceptability and impact on GUM services

Lead Research Organisation: University of Brighton
Department Name: Unknown


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Description Health Protection Agency 
Organisation Public Health England
Department Centre of Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Dr Sarah Alexander, Clinical Scientist Professor Catherine Ison, Professor of Microbiology Professor John Parry, Unit Head of Virus Reference Division
Impact NA
Description Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, UK 
Organisation University of Sussex
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Dr Garth Singleton, Health Economist, Health Partners International Professor Gerald Bloom, Fellow. Knowledge, Technology & Society Team
Impact NA
Description Terrence Higgins Trust South 
Organisation Terrence Higgins Trust
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Charity/Non Profit 
PI Contribution Perry French, Senior Practitioner for Social Care Geoff Cook, Health Promotion Coordinator for Programme Development Rod Watson, Health Promotion Manager Mark Cull, Health Promotion Coordinator-centre Based Service
Impact NA
Description BHIVA and BASHH/ISSTDR Conferences 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact 2 poster presentations at BHIVA, 1 poster presentation at BASHH/ISSTDR

adoption of self sampling by other clinics
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2009