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The Couples Sexual Health Study

Research Question:
What do Black Heterosexual couples living in New York State think about an online Sexual Health HIV Prevention Toolkit that was originally designed for gay couples to use together?

Basic Study Information

The Sexual Health HIV Prevention Toolkit originally designed for gay couples is a guide for couples to think about their relationship and sexual health. The purpose of this study is to learn if an online Sexual Health Toolkit originally designed for gay couples to use together would be acceptable by Black Heterosexual couples. You do not need to be HIV infected or at risk for HIV to participate in this study. Couples who are either aware or not aware of their HIV status are invited to participate. Both you and you partner have to agree to participate. The study has two phases: an online survey with consent, and an in-person interview phase. HIV testing is not provided as part of the study. We will pay you for your time and travel.

Location: Rochester
Study Reference #: 000 00072341

Lead Researcher (Principal Investigator)

Lead Researcher: Natalie Leblanc

Study Contact Information

Study Coordinator: Couple's Sexual Health Study
Phone: (585) 275-4520

Additional Study Details

Study Details:
You and your partner will be compensated for your time and travel. Couples are self-defined, Black-identified, cis-gender and heterosexual who have been together for 6 months or more. Each partner must be 21 years old or older.

Number of Visits:  1
Parking:  Reimbursed
Transportation Coverage:  Yes
Reimbursement:  Yes

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