The PrEPWatch Resource Database offers a wide range of material on the status of PrEP as an option for biomedical HIV prevention around the world. Search this database to find step-by-step guidance for rolling out PrEP, summaries of the research to date on safety, efficacy and implementation, tools to assist planning and roll out, country updates on PrEP policy and access, and lessons learned from those efforts.
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Correlations between Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Initiations and Policies that Enable the Use of PrEP to Address HIV Globally
This article from PLOS Global Public Health presents the results of an analysis examining whether policies enabling broad PrEP eligibility, HIV self-testing, and lowered age of consent to HIV testing and treatment services are correlated with PrEP uptake.
Normative Guidance/Policies, Research, Service Delivery, Testing
The Epidemiological Impact and Cost-effectiveness of Key Population-led PrEP Delivery to Prevent HIV among Men who Have Sex with Men in Thailand: A modelling study
This article from The Lancet Southeast Asia discusses the results of a study to determine the epidemiological impact and cost-effectiveness of key population-led PrEP service delivery.
Zambia Activation Session for Youth-focused HIV Prevention Programming
In collaboration with the Ministry of Health and National AIDS Council of the Government of the Republic of Zambia, MOSAIC convened the country’s first Activation Session for Youth-focused HIV Prevention Programming in Lusaka in July 2022. The session focused on challenges and potential solutions for interventions engaging adolescent girls and young women and their parents…
Demand creation/marketing, Service Delivery
Application of Bayesian Networks to Identify Factors Influencing Acceptability of HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis in Guilin, China
This article from Scientific Reports presents the results of a cross-sectional survey conducted in Guilin, China among female sex workers, people who inject drugs, and men who have sex with men to assess the acceptability of PrEP and related influencing factors.
Demand creation/marketing, Research
Characterizing the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on HIV PrEP care: A review and synthesis of the literature
This review from the journal AIDS and Behavior provides an examination of the influences of the COVID-19 pandemic on engagement in the PrEP care continuum, and looks at the barriers and facilitators to PrEP uptake during this time.
Research, Service Delivery
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Phase 1 Trial of Radiopaque Islatravir-Eluting Subdermal Implants for Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Against HIV-1 Infection
This article from JAIDS describes the results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 1 trial of a next-generation radiopaque islatravir-eluting implant to assess safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics.
PrEP Among Pregnant and Lactating People in 18 PEPFAR-Supported Countries: A review of HIV strategies and guidelines
This article from Global Health: Science and Practice examines the evolution of strategies and guidance on PrEP services for pregnant and lactating people from 18 countries supported by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
Normative Guidance/Policies, Research
PEPFAR’s Five Year Strategy: Fulfilling America’s Promise to End the HIV/AIDS Pandemic by 2030
Fulfilling America’s Promise to End the HIV/AIDS Pandemic by 2030, released in December 2022, is the PEPFAR five-year strategy to guide the United States’ contribution to reaching the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal of ending the global AIDS pandemic as a public health threat by 2030.
Building Community Acceptance for PrEP Use among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
MOSAIC held an Action Tank in 2022 which sought to determine which community influencers impact PrEP use among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) and the behavioral determinants that influence their support of AGYW PrEP use, as well as to identify promising community acceptance interventions that directly address these determinants for adaptation and evaluation under…
Community/Advocacy, Demand creation/marketing
Approaches to Accelerating the Study of New Antiretrovirals in Pregnancy
This article from the Journal of the International AIDS Society proposes principles and a framework to enhance and accelerate the study of new antiretrovirals in pregnancy, both for treatment and prevention.