SPNS Initiative: Use of Social Media to Improve Engagement, Retention, and Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum

SPNS Initiative: Use of Social Media to Improve Engagement, Retention, and Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum

This SPNS initiative will implement and evaluate innovative social media methods to identify, link, and retain HIV positive underserved, underinsured, hard-to-reach youth and young adults (ages 13-34) in HIV primary care and supportive services.

Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center

University of California - Los Angeles

Demonstration Site Grantees

  • Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation, Inc., Corpus Christi, TX
  • Friends Research Institute, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
  • Health Research, Inc., Menands, NY
  • Howard Brown Health Center, Chicago, Il
  • The Metrohealth System, Cleveland, OH
  • Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA
  • Philadelphia Fight, Philadelphia, PA
  • Public Health Foundation Enterprises, Inc., City of Industry, CA
  • Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
  • The Washington University, Saint Louis, MO