The following are HIV research studies being conducted by the Brown University School of Public Health, which are looking for active participants:
HIV research studies
About: We are studying whether smokers are able to switch to an electronic cigarette (e-cig) in place of their usual brand cigarette. You will be provided with an e-cig and e-liquid at weekly visits - provided to you at no cost.
This is NOT a treatment study to help you quit smoking or vaping.
Who: HIV-positive smokers who are unable or not ready to quit smoking.
Time Involved: 8 study visits.
Compensation: You may receive up to $260 for attending all study visits.
Contact Person: Cathy - (401) 863-6680.
Are you a guy that likes guys? Brown University Study on Men's Health. Participation involves:
- Coming to our offices in downtown Providence for one appointment (takes about 30 minutes)
- Downloading a study “app” onto your smartphone
- Taking a home HIV test kit with you and trying it out within 1 week
- Receiving a follow-up phone call from a counselor
- Completing a 30 minute phone interview about your experience
- You will be paid $50 for participating
To see if you're eligible for this study, please click the link below to complete an online survey. It takes 5-10 minutes to finish. We ask for some contact information at the end of the survey. This information is only used for scheduling purposes and will never be connected with your answers to survey questions. After you finish the survey, if you're eligible, we will contact you to schedule an appointment.
Tell us about your experience with HIV prevention and treatment!
Eligible participants must be:
- Black/African American or Hispanic/Latino
- Men who have sex with other men
- 18 years or older
We are currently seeking participants for a focus group with other men who have sex with men.
If eligible, you could earn $40 in compensation as well as $10 for your transportation/childcare costs.
Project MAP is a Brown University School of Public Health Research study.