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Non-Therapeutic Protocol

P1TEAM: Targeting Enhanced Adherence to Medication: A Pilot Study In Adolescents And Young Adults With Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Type of Protocol/Clinical Study

Supportive Studies: Psychology : Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)


Adolescents and young adults diagnosed with HIV may have difficulty taking medication as prescribed (adherence). Youth with HIV are prescribed a combination of medications, called HAART. HAART stands for highly active antiretroviral therapy and is the medication treatment regimen used to suppress the HIV virus and the progression of HIV disease. This is a research study evaluating an individualized behavioral intervention to help support and prepare youth to take their medication regimen (HAART) as prescribed.


Eligibility criteria, among others, include:

Inclusion Criteria:

Exclusion Criteria:

Principal Investigator

Lisa Ingerski, PhD

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