PROTOCOL NIDA-CTN-0064


Linkage to Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Care among HIV/HCV Co-infected Substance Users

Lisa R. Metsch, PhD
Lead Investigator
Associate Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
lmetsch@med.miami.edu

Using the existing CTN-0049 cohort as a research platform, the proposed RCT will assess the effectiveness of an efficacious linkage to care intervention for HIV/HCV co-infected substance users. Linkage to care will be operationalized as receipt of clinical evaluation/treatment for HCV infection. Secondary objectives will be to assess: 1) relative success at each step in the cascade, 2) engagement in substance use treatment and HIV care, and 3) HIV viral suppression as well as 4) to examine other long-run outcomes of the CTN-0049 cohort.

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