Published on in Vol 9, No 1 (2020): January

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Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/15354, first published .
Testing the Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of a Combination HIV Prevention Intervention Among Young Cisgender Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Who Sell or Exchange Sex in Thailand: Protocol for the Combination Prevention Effectiveness Study

Testing the Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of a Combination HIV Prevention Intervention Among Young Cisgender Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Who Sell or Exchange Sex in Thailand: Protocol for the Combination Prevention Effectiveness Study

Testing the Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of a Combination HIV Prevention Intervention Among Young Cisgender Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Who Sell or Exchange Sex in Thailand: Protocol for the Combination Prevention Effectiveness Study

Andrea L Wirtz 1, MHS, PhD;  Brian Wilson Weir 2, MHS, PhD;  Sandra Hsu Hnin Mon 1, BA, MSPH;  Pachara Sirivongrangson 3, MPH, MD;  Tareerat Chemnasiri 4, MA, MSc;  Eileen F Dunne 4, 5, MPH, MD;  Anchalee Varangrat 4, MA;  Andrew C Hickey 4, 5, MPH, PhD;  Michele R Decker 1, 6, MPH, ScD;  Stefan Baral 1, MPH, FRCPC, MD;  Kamolnetr Okanurak 7, PhD;  Patrick Sullivan 8, PhD, DVM;  Rachel Valencia 8, MPH;  Michael C Thigpen 4, 5, FIDSA, DTM&H, MD;  Timothy H Holtz 4, 5, MPH, FACP, FACPM, MD;  Philip A Mock 4, MAppStat;  Betsy Cadwell 5, MSPH;  Adeola Adeyeye 9, MPA, MD;  James F Rooney 10, MD;  Chris Beyrer 1, MPH, MD;   Combination Prevention Effectiveness (COPE) Study Team 1

1 Center for Public Health and Human Rights, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, US

2 Department of Health, Behavior & Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health , Baltimore, MD, US

3 Department of Disease Control, Thailand Ministry of Public Health , Nonthaburi , TH

4 HIV/STD Research Program, Thailand MOPH-US CDC Collaboration , Nonthaburi , TH

5 Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Atlanta, GA, US

6 Department of Population, Family & Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health , Baltimore, MD, US

7 Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University , Bangkok , TH

8 Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health , Atlanta, GA, US

9 Prevention Science Program, Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, US

10 Medical Affairs, Gilead Sciences , Foster City, CA, US

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