Oral Presentations

  1. Shrestha, R., P., Karki, P., Altice, F., & Copenhaver, M. (2017). Correlates of willingness to use Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) among high-risk drug users in treatment. Oral presentation at the 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. San Diego, California.
  2. Shrestha, R., Karki, P., Altice, F., & Copenhaver, M. (2017). Feasibility, Acceptability, and Preliminary Efficacy of an Integrated Bio-Behavioral Approach for Adherence to Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and HIV Risk Reduction among High Risk Drug Users. Oral presentation at the University of Connecticut Graduate Student Research Forum. Storrs, Connecticut.
  3. Shrestha, R., Karki, P., Copenhaver, M., & Altice, F. (2016). Moderating Role of Treatment Engagement on the Relationship between Neurocognitive Impairment and Antiretroviral Treatment (ART) Adherence. Oral presentation at the 2016 Connecticut Public Health Association Annual Conference. New Haven, Connecticut.
  4. Shrestha, R., Huedo-Medina, T., Karki, P., & Copenhaver, M. (2016). Modeling a Theory-Based Approach to Examine the Influence of Neurocognitive Impairment on HIV Risk Reduction Behaviors among Drug Users. Oral presentation at the 144th American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Denver, Colorado.
  5. Shrestha, R., Weikum, D., Copenhaver, M., & Altice, F. (2016). Influence of Neurocognitive Impairment, Depression, and Alcohol Use Disorders on Quality of Life among Incarcerated, HIV-Positive Opioid Dependent Malaysian Men: A Moderated Mediation Analysis. Oral presentation at the 144th American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Denver, Colorado.
  6. Shrestha, R., Copenhaver, M., & Altice, F. (2016). A moderated mediating model of stigma, depression, and social support on quality of life among incarcerated, HIV-positive men with opioid dependence in Malaysia. Oral presentation at the 144th American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Denver, Colorado.
  7. Karki, P., Shrestha, R., & Copenhaver, M. (2016). The Use of Female Sex Workers among Men in Nepal: Prevalence, STIs/HIV-Related Risk Behaviors, and Gender Ideology. Oral presentation at the 144th American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Denver, Colorado.
  8. Ahmed, T., Shrestha, R., Huedo-Medina, T., & Copenhaver, M. (2016). Self-efficacy mediates the effect of neurocognitive impairment on HIV risk reduction intervention outcomes among high-risk drug users in treatment. Oral presentation at the 144th American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Denver, Colorado.
  9. Shrestha, R., & Copenhaver, M. (2015). Association between Intimate Partner Violence and STI/HIV-Related Risk Behaviors: Findings from the Nepal Demographic Health Survey. Oral presentation at the 143rd American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Chicago, IL.
  10. Shrestha, R., Karki, P., & Copenhaver, M. (2015). Early Sexual Debut: A Risk Factor for STIs/HIV Acquisition among a Nationally Representative Sample of Adults in Nepal. Oral presentation at the 3rd International Conference on HIV/AIDS, STDs & STIs. Atlanta, GA.
  11. Shrestha, R., & Copenhaver, M. (2014). Association between Intimate Partner Violence against Women and HIV Risk Behaviors: Findings from the Nepal Demographic Health Survey. Oral presentation at the 2014 CHOP Global Health Conference. Philadelphia, PA.
  12. Shrestha, R., & Copenhaver, M. (2013). HIV-Related Risk Behaviors among Returnee Male Migrant Workers in Nepal. Oral presentation at the 141st American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference. Boston, MA.