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YouTHrive - Connecting youth and young adults to optimize ART adherence

The purpose of this research study is to learn how technology can be used to support young people living with HIV. Participants in this study will get access to online information, activities, and resources related to their health and well-being, as well as common problems that young people living with HIV face.

Age & Gender

  • 15 years ~ 24 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive

Location

What will be asked of you

At each visit, we'll ask participants to fill out surveys, provide a urine sample, and provide a blood sample either in person or remotely. Participants will also be asked to fill out an online survey and participate in an online interview.

Incentives

up to $170 for completing all study activities. Contact the study team for more information.

Total length of participation : 11 months

Looking for Specific Volunteers

Able to participate:

  • Are HIV-positive
  • Have a current ART prescription
  • Forget to take their ART medication and/or have missed HIV care appointments
  • Able to travel to UNC-Chapel Hill campus for multiple visits
  • Have reliable internet and text messaging access.

Not eligible if:

  • Are enrolled in another ART-related research study
  • Are a member of an iTech Youth Advisory Board
  • You participated in a previous focus group about this study

Contact the Team

Visit Location

100% Remote (online, phone, text)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Lisa Hightow-Weidman
Medicine-Infectious Diseases

Study Type

Behavioral or Social
Interventional

Study Topics

Behavior
Child and Teen Health
HIV/AIDS
Men's Health

IRB Number

16-3136

ClinicalTrials.gov

NCT03149757

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