Angela Bayer, PhD
Angela Bayer, PhD (Faculty Mentor) is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine. She is based in Lima, Peru and her research focuses on the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among populations in situations of vulnerability in Peru. Angela received a K01 grant from the Fogarty International Center to carry out research with male sex workers (MSWs) in Lima, including the ethnographic mapping of MSW venues and enumeration of MSWs and the implementation and evaluation of a pilot skill-building intervention to prevent HIV/STIs among MSWs.
Epidemiology of HIV and STIs among male sex workers in Peru
Skill-building as an HIV prevention strategy for male sex workers
SMS messaging to promote HIV/STI testing among adolescents in Peru
Bayer AM, Garvich M, Díaz DA, Sánchez H, García PJ, Coates TJ. 'Just getting by': a cross-sectional study of male sex workers as a key population for HIV/STIs among men who have sex with men in Peru. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 May;90(3):223-9.
Bayer AM, Najarro L, Zevallos M, García PJ. Potential point of care tests (POCTs) for maternal health in Peru, perspectives of pregnant women and their partners. Reproductive Health. 2014 Jan 16;11(1):5.
Bayer AM, Cabrera LZ, Gilman RH, Hindin MJ, Tsui AO. Family and peer support matter for precoital and coital behaviors among adolescents in Lima. J Adolesc. 2014 Dec;37(8):1309-18.
Flores EC, Lluque ME, Chiappe M, Lino R, Bayer AM. Operations research study to implement HIV and syphilis point-of-care tests and assess client perceptions in a marginalised area of Lima, Peru. Int J STD AIDS. 2015 Sep;26(10):723-8.
Bayer AM, Garvich M, Díaz DA, Sánchez H, García PJ, Coates TJ. When Sex Work Becomes Your Everything: The Complex Linkages Between Economy and Affection Among Male Sex Workers in Peru. Am J Mens Health. 2013 Dec 23;8(5):373-386.