PrEP With TDF/FTC to Prevent HIV-1 Acquisition in Young MSM and Transgender Women of Color

Phase:Demo Project
Principal Investigator(s):Helen C Koenig, MD, MPH
Objective:This is a 48-week prospective observational study that will allow testing of the hypothesis that a program in which pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is administered to young men of color who have sex with men (yMSMc) in a community youth drop-in center in conjunction with a multifaceted behavioral intervention as well as standard HIV prevention interventions can achieve at least 70% retention, as well as a medication adherence rate significantly better than that previously reported in the literature.
Prevention Option(s):PrEP
Study Design:
Arms and Assigned Interventions
Mode of Delivery
Official Code: NCT02367807
Trial Sponsors: Philadelphia FIGHT
Start Date
End Date
February 13, 2015
August 13, 2016
Age range: 18 Years ↔ 30 Years
Population:Gay and Bisexual Men Who Have Sex with Men