Section of Adolescent Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Sexually Transmitted Disease-Topical Microbicide Cooperative Research Center
Developmental Influences of Relationships on Adolescent Boys' STI Risk
This study uses interdisciplinary qualitative research methods to understand adolescent boys' experiences of romantic and sexual relationships. The findings of this study can be incorporated into both office-based STD prevention counseling and STD prevention programs targeting adolescent boys. This behavioral research study utilizes methods and investigators across a range of disciplines, including pediatrics, psychology, social work and ethics.