Awards Registry

HIV Twining for Health Professionals
Profile last edited on: 5/9/02

Total Award Amount
Award Phase
Principal Investigator
Robert S Gold
Activity Indicator

Location Information

Macro International Inc (AKA:Macro Systems, Inc.)

11785 Beltsville Drive Suite 300
Calverton, MD 20705
   (301) 588-5484
Multiple Locations:   
Congressional District:   05
County:   Prince George's

Phase I

Phase I year
Phase I Amount
The long term objective is to develop an interactive multicomponent multimedia program designed to provide HIV-related twining to health professionals. The purpose of Phase I is to test the feasibility of developing such a system. The specific aims of the Phase I effort are to (I) apply and incorporate existing strategies and interventions effective in HIV management into an interactive multimedia twining program for health care professionals; (2) illustrate program capabilities through the development and testing of a prototype module of the multimedia program (focusing on HIV testing, counseling, and partner notification); (3) conduct focus groups of physicians, nurses, and other health professionals throughout the project to ensure that the emerging product is responsive to their needs; and (4) create a design document which incorporates information gained through formative evaluation activities and delineates a plan for full development and testing of a multicomponent HIV management training program in a Phase II effortNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Phase II

Phase II year
Phase II Amount