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CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
by Sentient Research staff

A qualitative study investigating the needs and gaps in existing services for women living with HIV in Los Angeles County.
Snow E, Plant A, Montoya J, Key M, Zeghar A, Bailey, J. Oral presentation presented at: 2018 APHA Conference; November 10-14, 2018; San Diego, CA.

Two approaches to engaging adolescents in the development of sexual and reproductive health interventions.
Plant A. Roundtable discussion presented at: 2018 APHA Conference; November 10-14, 2018; San Diego, CA.

Acceptability of a Plan A: An entertainment-education video intervention to prevent STIs and unintended pregnancies among young African-American and Latina women.
Plant A, Montoya JA, Falk G, Walsh S, Demby H, Rietmeijer C. Poster presented at: 2018 APHA Conference; November 10-14, 2018; San Diego, CA.

Plan A: An entertainment-education intervention to prevent unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections among young women.
Plant A, Montoya JA, Snow E, Coyle K, Rietmeijer C. Video screened at: 2018 APHA Global Public Health Film Festival; November 10-14, 2018; San Diego, CA.

Outcomes of a gun violence prevention-education program in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Plant A, Montoya J, Kordic T. Oral presentation presented at: 2018 APHA Conference; November 10-14, 2018; San Diego, CA.

Using Focus Groups to Assess and Improve Sexual Health Services in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Plant A, Montoya J, Snow E, Greenblatt BD, Kordic T. Poster presented at: 2018 STD Prevention Conference; August 27-30, 2018; Washington DC.

Acceptability of a Brief Entertainment-Education Video Intervention to Prevent STIs and Unintended Pregnancies Among Older Adolescents.
Plant A, Walter N, Murphy S, Montoya J, Rietmeijer C. Poster presented at: 2018 STD Prevention Conference; August 27-30, 2018; Washington DC.

Adapting a Trauma-Informed Teen Pregnancy Intervention to E-learning for Under-Resourced Settings.
Schladale J, Plant A. Poster presented at: 2018 Association of Children's Residential Centers; March 26-29, 2018; Boston, MA.

Using a web-based application to manage a multi-state HIV testing and linkage to care program.
Montoya J, Bardach N, Plant A, Goncalvez A, Gorre M, Jaques G, Engeran-Cordova W. Poster presentation at: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; November 4-8, 2017; Atlanta, Georgia.

Providing inclusive care for LGBTQ patients at school-based health centers: An evaluation of clinical staff trainings, Los Angeles, 2016.
Roush S, Uysal J, Plant A, Kordic T. Oral presentation at: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; November 4-8, 2017; Atlanta, Georgia.

Taking Care of Me, Educating and Empowering Persons Living with HIV.
Neumann M, Plant A, Margolis A, Borkowf C. Video screened at: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; November 4-8, 2017; Atlanta, Georgia.

Using social media to promote hepatitis C testing to baby boomers.
Snow E, Plant A, Montoya J, Young S, Kimble M, Gordon K, Castrejón M, Klausner K. Poster presented at: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; November 4-8, 2017; Atlanta, Georgia.

An Adaptation of Safe in the City to Prevent STDs and Unintended Pregnancies Among Older Adolescents
Plant A, Montoya J, Coyle K, Gaarde J, Rietmeijer C. Poster presented at: 2016 STD Prevention Conference; September 20-23, 2016; Atlanta, Georgia.

The Impact of Marketing Campaigns on Condom Use and HIV and STD Testing in the Los Angeles Market
Montoya J, Plant A, Conard R. Oral presentation at: 2016 STD Prevention Conference; September 20-23, 2016; Atlanta, Georgia.

Factors of Successful Linkage and Retention to HIV Care in a National HIV Testing and Linkage Program
Montoya J, Plant A, Chien M, Gorre M, Mizuno L, McGrath M, Engeran-Cordova W. Poster presented at: 2016 STD Prevention Conference; September 20-23, 2016; Atlanta, Georgia.

Using Qualitative Research to Improve Sexual Health Services for Students in the Los Angeles Unified School District
Plant A, Montoya J, Renteria R, Wasson E, Kordic T. Poster presented at: 2016 STD Prevention Conference; September 20-23, 2016; Atlanta, Georgia.

PrEP awareness, attitudes and uptake among racially/ethnically diverse young men who have sex with men in California
Pulsipher C, Holloway IW, Gildner J, Beougher S, Curtis P, Plant A, Montoya J, Leibowitz A. Poster presented at: AIDS 2016 -International AIDS Conference; July 18-22, 2016; Durban, South Africa.

Where's Daryl?: Results of a gun violence prevention-education program in Los Angeles Unified School District.
Kordic T, Plant A, Ruffino E, Amatullo M, Moon M, Lamb K. Poster presentation at: 142th American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; November 15-19, 2014; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Authentic and meaningful community engagement to reduce STD disparities: Lessons learned from the 4-site CDC CARS initiative.
Rhodes SD, Daniel-Ulloa J, Montoya JA, Beale D, Cruz-Dillard K, Kerndt P, CARS Workgroup. Poster presented at: 2014 STD Prevention Conference; June 9-12, 2014; Atlanta, Georgia.

“Spring Into Love:” Impact of a Youth-Led Summit on Sexual Health and Healthy Relationships for High Schools Students in a High-Risk Community in South Los Angeles.
Lamb K, Provost J, Cantu M, Gaarde J, Bush-Spurlin J, Jackson MD, Greene B, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: 2014 STD Prevention Conference; June 9-12, 2014; Atlanta, Georgia.

Online sexual solicitation and partner seeking in relation to sex risk behavior among adolescents.
Winetrobe H, Rice E, Holloway I, Montoya JA, Plant A, Kordic T. Oral presentation at: 140th American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; October 27-31, 2012; San Francisco, California.

High school student sexting associated with sexual risk behavior.
Rhoades H, Rice E, Winetrobe H, Sanchez M, Montoya J, Plant A, Kordic T. Poster presentation at: 140th American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; October 27-31, 2012; San Francisco, California.

Living outside the bubble: homelessness experiences and the impact on sexual risk behaviors among Los Angeles public school students.
Barman-Adkihari A, Rice E, Winetrobe H, Rhoades H, Fulginiti A, Montoya J, Plant A, Kordic T. Poster presentation at: 140th American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting; October 27-31, 2012; San Francisco, California. 

21st century sex ed in and out of the classroom.
Kordic T, Plant A, Montoya J. Oral presentation at: 5th Annual Information Science and Information Studies (ISIS) Conference on New Media, Youth, & Sexual Health; April 1-3, 2012; San Francisco, California.
 
Grindr and other geosocial networking applications: advent of a novel, high-risk sexual market place.
Rudy E, Beymer M, Aynalem G, Rodriguez J, Plant A, Bolan R, Kerndt P. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 12-15, 2012; Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Heads up! Qualitative findings from focus groups with transgenders to inform development of a home HIV/STD testing program.
Copeland J, Rotblatt H, Plant A, Montoya JA, & Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 12-15, 2012; Minneapolis, Minnesota.

There's no place like home: second-year report on the “I Know” chlamydia and gonorrhea home test kit program for women in Los Angeles County.
Rotblatt H, Montoya JA, Plant A, Copeland J, Guerry S, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 12-15, 2012; Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Qualitative assessment of facilitators and barriers to HPV vaccination among providers serving a high-risk community.
Javanbakht M
, Stahlman S, Walker S, Gottlieb S, Markowitz L, Liddon N, Plant A, Guerry S. Oral presentation at: 19th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research (ISSTDR); July 10-13, 2011; Quebec City, Canada.

Check Yourself: community response to a syphilis social marketing campaign for men who have sex with men.
Plant A
, Rotblatt H, Montoya J, O'Leary C, Kerndt P. Poster presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 8-11, 2010; Atlanta, Georgia.

Internet partner notification efforts in Los Angeles County.
Plant A,
Rotblatt H, Ramirez F, Melgoza M, Wagner T, Utley J, Rudy E, Kerndt PR. Paper presented at: 18th International Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research (ISSTDR) Conference; June 28-July 1, 2009; London, England.

Effects of inSPOTLA.org promotion efforts: paid advertising compared to free media exposure.
Rotblatt H, Plant A, Montoya JA, Ruiz A, Mares-DelGrasso A, Levine DK, Kerndt PR. Paper presented at: 18th International Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research (ISSTDR) Conference; June 28-July 1, 2009; London, England.

Using social marketing to promote chlamydia and gonorrhea home testing among young women of color.
Rotblatt H, Montoya JA, Plant A, Martinez J, Guerry S, Boudov M, Walker S, Haight C, Kerndt PR.. Paper presented at: 18th International Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research (ISSTDR) Conference; June 28-July 1, 2009; London, England.

Testing behavior and perceived risk for syphilis in a time-space sample of men who have sex with men.
Plant A, Montoya JA
, Rotblatt H, O’Leary CM, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

Perceptions of chlamydia and gonorrhea among young Latina and African-American women: findings from qualitative research.
Plant A,
O’Leary CM, Rotblatt H, Montoya JA, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

Designing the “I Know” social marketing campaign to promote chlamydia and gonorrhea testing among young women of color in urban Los Angeles, CA.
Montoya JA
, O’Leary CM, Plant A, Rotblatt H, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

Using choice-based conjoint to assess self-reported serosorting among men who have sex with men (MSM) cruising the internet for sex.
Montoya JA, Plant A
, Rotblatt H, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

How men who have sex with men conceptualize and manage their risk of contracting syphilis: results from qualitative research.
O’Leary CM, Plant A, Montoya JA, Rotblatt H, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

Between idea and act falls the shadow: discrepancies between STD testing attitudes and behavior in a survey of young African American and Latina women.
Rotblatt H, O’Leary CM, Montoya JA, Plant A, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

Impact of a Hip-Hop Radio Outreach Collaboration to Promote Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing among Youth in L.A. County.
Rotblatt H, Boudov M, Mercado C, Montoya JA, Plant A, O’Leary CM, Kerndt PR. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 10-13, 2008; Chicago, Illinois.

The first year of inSPOTLA: report from the field on internet HIV/STD partner notification.
Rotblatt H, Plant A, Levine DK, Engeran WJ, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: 17th International Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research (ISSTDR) Conference; July 30-Augutst 1, 2007; Seattle, Washington.

Evaluation of “Stop the Sores”: a successful social marketing campaign for syphilis elimination among men who have sex with men, Los Angeles County, 2004.
Plant A, Montoya JA
, Rotblatt H, Kent CK, Mall K, Kerndt PR. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; May 8-10, 2006; Jacksonville, Florida.

inSPOTLA: new frontiers in HIV/STD partner notification using the internet.
Rotblatt H, Mall KL, Montoya JA, Plant A, Kerndt PR. Poster presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; May 8-10, 2006; Jacksonville, Florida.

Evaluation of Healthy Penis 2004.
Ahrens K, Kent CK, McCright J, Montoya JA, Plant A, Klausner JD. Presented at: National STD Prevention Conference; May 8-10, 2006; Jacksonville, Florida.

Choice-based conjoint: a new methodological approach to assess sexual practices and decision making among men who have sex with men (MSM) cruising the internet for sex.
Montoya JA, Plant A
, Kerndt PR. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; May 8-10, 2006; Jacksonville, Florida.

Pilot segmentation of gay and bisexual men in Los Angeles: sexual practice attitudes, values, and beliefs.
Montoya JA,
Rotblatt H, Kent C, Plant A, Javanbakht M, Kerndt PR. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; May 8-10, 2006; Jacksonville, Florida.

The Integration of Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing and HIV Counseling and Testing In Los Angeles County, 2002.
Rotblatt H, J Montoya J, Freehill G, Perez M, Alvarado E, Kerndt PR. Oral presentation at: National STD Prevention Conference; March 8-10, 2004; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

 

 
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