This parallel, cluster randomized trial evaluates the impact of a family-focused PMTCT package that includes: 1) task-shifting to lower-cadre providers at PMTCT sites; 2) Point of care CD4+ cell count testing; (3) Integrated mother-infant care; and (4) a prominent role for influential family members (male partners), working in close partnership with community-based health workers and volunteers.
|Muktar Aliyu [Email]
Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health
Multiple sites in Niger state of Nigeria
Bea Smith [Email]
|Global Health Topics||
Epidemiology, HIV/AIDS, Infectious Diseases, Maternal and Child Health, Public Health
Graduate students (non-clinical); Medical students (MD); Post-doctoral students, residents, or trainees; Faculty members
Flexible, depending on the individuals interests and needs
The program is affiliated with Vanderbilt.
The program does not have a language requirement.