Intervention Arm for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WASexually Transmitted DiseasesSTI/HIV Intervention Behavioral Intervention Program - Behavioral
18 - 30
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test a new behavior intervention tool to see if it decreases rates of STI/HIV and high-risk sexual behaviors, and increases self-reported condom use.

Eligible Conditions
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 12 months

12 months
Incident sexually transmitted infections
Number of sexual partners
Proportion of sexual encounters protect by condom use
Baseline and immediately after the intervention
Change in Knowledge about STIs, HIV and prevention: post-intervention
Month 12
Change in Knowledge about STIs, HIV and prevention: retention at 12 months
Month 6
Change in Knowledge about STIs, HIV and prevention: retention at 6 months
immediately after the intervention
Acceptability of the intervention

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Intervention Arm
1 of 2
Control Arm
1 of 2

Active Control

700 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Intervention Arm · No Placebo Group · N/A

Intervention Arm
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: STI/HIV Intervention Behavioral Intervention Program · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Control ArmNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control Arm · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Madigan Army Medical CenterLead Sponsor
48 Previous Clinical Trials
17,865 Total Patients Enrolled
Tatjana Calvano, MDPrincipal InvestigatorMadigan Army Medical Center
Anjali N Kunz, MDPrincipal InvestigatorMadigan Army Medical Center

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 30 · All Participants · 9 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have had sex in your vagina, mouth, or anus within the past 30 days.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the eligibility requirements for taking part in this clinical experiment?

"This research trial is enrolling 700 people with sexually transmitted diseases between 18 and 30 years of age. In order to be considered, participants must have access to military healthcare for at least one year from enrolment date; they must not already be pregnant or planning on becoming so in the following 3 months; additionally, they cannot expect deployment or transfer during this period." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there still openings available to join this investigation?

"According to, this research is still open and recruiting new participants; the trial was initiated on November 4th 2020 and has been amended most recently on April 22nd 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are partaking in this research endeavor?

"Affirmative, the information on reveals that this trial has been actively seeking out participants since November 4th 2020 and was last updated April 22nd 2022. To date, 700 people have registered across 2 sites." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does this research endeavor include individuals over the age of seventy-five?

"This research study is eligible to participants that are aged 18 or above, but no more than 30 years of age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.