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E2i: Using Evidence-Informed Interventions to Improve Health Outcomes among People Living with HIV

E2i was a four-year project where 11 evidence-informed effective interventions were tested in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program-funded care settings and evaluated by PRC faculty and staff. The project produced multimedia toolkits to help HIV service delivery providers to adapt and implement the interventions. 


Immigrants and HIV Care

Our factsheet explores best practices for maintaining access to prevention and treatment. See the document.

UCSF dentistry students volunteering in the Mission, SF


FACTSHEETS. How can we identify if the information on the internet is accurate?

Created to combat internet disinformation about COVID-19. This factsheet is designed to equip individuals with a set of tools to determine falsehoods found online. English: Download here.  Español: Descarga aquí.

Research and Practice with LBGTQ+ Populations

Download our document providing researchers and service providers basic information on sexual orientation and gender Identity, the LGBTQ+ community, and the health needs of LGBTQ+ people. See the document.

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The OC-Light Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT)

UCSF Prevention Research Center (PRC) researchers studied results from over 35,000 tests performed on nearly 21,000 patients. The test seems to effectively identify high-risk individuals, resulting in high-yield colonoscopy procedures. The study provides health systems with a perspective on the colonoscopy demand and performance characteristics of OC-Light as a screening tool in large, diverse patient groups.  Read more here and here

View this video in Spanish and Cantonese.

Cancer Outreach Initiative - FIT Wordless Instructions.  

SPNS Latino Access Initiative

Find culturally appropriate interventions for outreach, access, and retention among Latino/a populations. These monographs describe interventions for the engagement and retention of Latinos in HIV care, including Latinos who are at high risk of living with HIV and out of care or unaware of their HIV positive status.

  • Engagement in care
  • Awareness of HIV status
  • Improvement of health outcomes  

Here are individual intervention monographs for download:  Content developed by the evaluation and technical assistance teams of the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) / UCSF Prevention Research Center.

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Project STYLE (Strength Through Youth Livin' Empowered)

UCSF Prevention Research Center's previous research project addresses a significant health disparity, HIV among Black and Latino gay men and men have sex with men (MSM). The STYLE+ (“Strength Through Youth Livin’ Empowered”) intervention adapts and replicates STYLE, a model intervention designed to improve the linkage of HIV-infected young MSM of color to clinical care. In collaboration with AIDS Project East Bay / APEB, the project was renamed M+ and includes the following core elements:

  • Social marketing campaign
  • Community outreach & HIV testing
  • Red carpet HIV services
  • HIV+ support services

For more information and to access the Project STYLE Adaptation Guide, Toolkit and other materials visit: 

Participants of the STYLE Project in Oakland CA


Participants of the STYLE Project in Oakland CA



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