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NOTES ON EDITORS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Muhammad Morra Abdul-Wahhab, Ph.D., N.D., is amir (executive director) of Dar-UsSalafiyyah Tauhid Wa Aqidah and health director of Harlem United for Homeless with HIV in New York City. Entries: Correctional System; Islam

Peter L.Allen, Ph.D., is associate professor of French, Comparative Literature, and Media Studies at Pomona College, Claremont, California. He is co-editor of AIDS and the 104th Congress: The Challenges Ahead (1996) and author of The Wages of Sin: Sex and Disease from the Middle Ages to the Age of AIDS (forthcoming) and The Art of Love: Amatory Fiction from Rome to France (1992). Entry: Epidemics, Historical

Thomas Allwood, M.A., M.Phil., is a coordinator at Language Works, Inc., a translation firm in New York City, and a doctoral candidate in the Department of Classics at Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Tattooing, Piercing, and Scarification

Joseph Amon, M.S.P.H., is an evaluation officer for Latin America and the Caribbean for the division of HIV/AIDS of Family Health International in Arlington, Virginia. He previously worked with the Carter Center of Atlanta, Georgia, and the U.S. Peace Corps in West Africa. Entry: Africa, Southern

Miguel Arenas, M.S., is director of Professional Education for the Office of Gay and Lesbian Health Concerns at the New York City Department of Health, where he was formerly program director for the Division of HIV Counseling and Testing. Entry: Testing

Stephen M.Arpadi, M.D., M.S., is director of the Program for Children and Families with HIV and associate director of the AIDS Center Program at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital. He is also an assistant professor of pediatrics and public health at the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York City. Entries: Babies; Children; Maternal Transmission

Godwill Asiimwe-Okiror, M.D., M.P.H., is an official in the STD/AIDS Control Program of the Ugandan Minis try of Health in Kampala, Uganda. Entry: Africa, EastCentral

Sam Avrett, M.P.H., is associate scientific director of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative in Washington, D.C., and a member of the AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition. He was previously the project director of Project Achieve’s New York Blood Center HIVNET Internet site. Entry: Vaccines

Robert W.Bailey, Ph.D., is associate professor of public policy at Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, and was previously assistant professor of political science at Columbia University, New York City. He is the author of Gay Politics, Urban Politics: Identity and Economics in the Urban Setting (1998). Entry: Bathhouse Closure

Rebecca Baird holds a master’s degree in justice administration from the University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky. Entries: Correctional System; Sexual Assault

John Ballard is a political scientist at the Graduate School of the Australian National University in Canberra. He has been on several Australian AIDS advisory bodies, including the Commonwealth AIDS Research Grants Committee and the National AIDS Forum. Entry: Australia and New Zealand

David Baronov was formerly a program evaluator with the AIDS Foundation of Puerto Rico (Fundacion SIDA de Puerto Rico), San Juan, Puerto Rico. Entries: Caribbean Region; Mexico and Central America

Ronald Bayer, Ph.D., is professor of public health at the Columbia University School of Public Health and principal investigator of the Ethics, Policy, and Legal Core of the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City. He is author of Private Acts, Social Consequences: AIDS and the Politics of Public Health (1989) and Homosexuality and American Psychiatry: The Politics of Diagnosis (1981), as well as co-editor, with David L. Kirp, of AIDS in the Industrialized Democracies: Passions, Politics, and Policies (1992). Entries: Ethics, Public; Testing Debates

Alan Berkman, M.D., is a research fellow at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City. He is also medical director of High Bridge-Woodycrest Center, a residential treatment facility in Bronx, New York, for people with mental illnesses. Entry: Mental Illnesses, People with

Carol D.Berkowitz, M.D., is professor of clinical pediatrics at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, University of California at Los Angeles. Entry: Child Sexual Abuse

Mabel Bianco, M.D., M.P.H., is founder and president of the Foundation for Research and Studies on Women in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for which she compiled the book Safe Motherhood (1992). Entries: South America; Perspectives on the AIDS EpidemicDouble Discrimination: Women with HIV/AIDS

Bonnie Biggs, M.L.S., is the university libraries coordinator for public services at California State University in San Marcos. Entries: Arts Community; World AIDS Day

Jacqueline Bishop is an AIDS activist, writer, and educator in New York City. Entries: Dental Dams; Lubricants

Warren Blumenfeld is editor of the Journal of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Identity. He is also editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price, co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life, and co-producer of the documentary film Pink Triangles. In addition he is a doctoral candidate in the Social Justice Education Program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Entries: Discrimination; Homophobia

Robert C.Bellinger, M.D., M.P.H., is associate professor of medicine at the School of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He has acted as consultant to the Indian Council of Medical Research and to the National AIDS Research Institute in Pune, India. Entries: Asia, South; Seroconversion

Mark Bowers is managing editor of the Bulletin of Experimental Treatments for AIDS (BETA), published by the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. Entry: Herpes

Benjamin Bowser, Ph.D., is professor of sociology at California State University, Hayward. He is author of Racism and Anti-Racism in World Perspective (1995) and coeditor of Impacts of Racism on White Americans (1996). Entries: African Americans; Needle-Exchange Programs

Carolyn Barley Britton, M.D., is associate professor of neurology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML)

Robert Broadhead, Ph.D., is professor of sociology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, and principal investigator of the Eastern Connecticut Health Outreach Project. Entry: Drug Outreach Projects

Tim Brown, Ph.D., is a fellow at the Program on Population in The East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Entry: Asia, East

Ronni Bucklan, D.D.S., is assistant clinical professor at the School of Dental and Oral Surgery at Columbia University, New York City. Entries: Mouth

Vern L.Bullough, Ph.D., R.N., is a distinguished professor emeritus at the State University of New York, Buffalo, and editor of Human Sexuality: An Encyclopedia (1994). Entry: Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Michael Bye, M.D., is associate professor of pediatrics at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia (LIP)

Carole A.Campbell, Ph.D., is associate professor of sociology at California State University, Long Beach. Entries: Family Policy; Prostitution; Sexism

Alex Carballo-Diéguez, Ph.D., is a research scientist at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and assistant professor of psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Latinos

Kathleen McMahon Casey, R.N., M.A., M.Ed., is an AIDS and oncology consultant in New York City and editor of The Association of Nurses in AIDS Care’s (ANAC) Core Curriculum in HIV/AIDS Nursing. Entry: Nursing

Suzanne Cherney is the senior writer for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in Geneva, Switzerland. Entry: Contributor to Foreword: Lessons from the Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Kyung-Hee Choi, Ph.D., M.P.H., is an assistant adjunct professor at the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) at the University of California, San Francisco. Entry: Asian and Pacific Islander Americans

Michael L.Closen, M.A., J.D., is a professor of law at The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois. He is coauthor if AIDS: Cases and Materials (1989; 2nd edition, 1995) and AIDS Law in a Nutshell (1991; 2nd edition, 1996). Entries: Blood Transfusions; Confidentiality; Court Cases; Legislation, U.S.; Quarantine

Jeanine Cogan, Ph.D., is a post-graduate researcher in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Davis. Entry: Stigma

Richard Colvin, M.D., Ph.D., is a resident at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. Entry: Hemophilia, People with

Roger Corless, Ph.D., is a professor of religion at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, and co-founder of the Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies. Entry: Buddhism

Steven S. Coughlin, Ph.D., is associate professor of biostatistics and epidemiology and director of the Program in Public Health Ethics at the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana. He is

author of Annotated Readings on Ethics in Epidemiology and Clinical Research (1995) and co-editor of Ethics and Epidemiology (1995). Entries: HTLV; Informed Consent

Nick Crofts, M.B. B.S., M.P.H., F.A.F.P.H.M., is deputy director, head of the Epidemiology and Social Research Unit, and director of the Centre for Harm Reduction at the Macfarlane Burnet Centre for Medical Research in Melbourne, Australia. He is coauthor of The Epidemiology of the Hepatitis C Virus (1998). Entry: Australia and New Zealand

James W.Curran, M.D., M.P.H., is professor of epidemiology and dean of the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He was formerly director of the Division of HIV/AIDS at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), assistant surgeon general of the United States Public Health Service, and director of the World Health Organization Collaboration Centre for AIDS and Retro viruses. Entry: Foreword: The Eras of AIDS

Marietta Damond, Ph.D., is manager of the Health and Safety Services Evaluation Unit at the National American Red Cross in Falls Church, Virginia. Entries: College and University Students; High School Students; Safer-Sex Education

Douglas D’Andrea, M.D., is a contributing editor to the Encyclopedia of AIDS and a resident in pathology at Robert Woods Johnson Medical Center, New Brunswick, New Jersey. Entries: Lymphadenopathy; Nervous System, Central; Skin Diseases

Ron de Burger is director of the AIDS Program of the Canadian Public Health Association and managing editor of Canadian AIDS News in Ottawa, Ontario. Entry: Canada

Pamela DeCarlo, B.A., is communications specialist for the Center of AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) at the University of California, San Francisco. Entry: Educational Policy

Angelo L.DeLucia, Ph.D., is associate professor of microbiology and immunology at the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio. Entry: Human Papillomaviruses

Edward de Maeyer, M.D., is director of research at the National Center for Scientific Research, Curie Institute, Paris, France. Entry: Gene Therapy

George H.Dooneief, M.D., M.P.H., is assistant professor of neurology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Toxoplasmosis

John T.Doucette, Ph.D., is assistant professor of biostatistics at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City. Entry: Forecasting

Terry Dugan, M.A., is a research scientist at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City. Entries: Transgendered People; Vaginal and Cervical Secretions; Vaginal Intercourse

Daniel Eisenberg, Ph.D., is associate professor and chair of the Modern Languages Department at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff. Entry: Masturbation

Evan Elkin, M.A., is a research scientist at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at New York University, New York City. Entry: Mental Health

Linda Elsner is an administrator at the Division of HIV/ AIDS at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Entry: Contributor to Foreword: The Eras of AIDS

Theresa Exner, Ph.D., is a research scientist at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and assistant professor of psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. Entry: Interventions

Mitchell Feldman, M.D., M.Phil., is assistant clinical professor of medicine and a research scientist at the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) at the University of California, San Francisco. Entry: Asia, East

Gerard Fergerson, Ph.D., a public health historian and health policy analyst, is an assistant professor of health policy and history at New York University, New York City. He is author of the forthcoming Politics of Race and Public Health. Entry: International Organizations

Daniel Fernando, Ph.D., is adjunct professor of anthropology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and director of research at the Association for Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment (ADAPT), New York City. Entries: Injecting Drug Use; Injecting Drug Users

Lou Fintor, M.P.H., is on the faculty of the Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, at the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor and a senior epidemiologist and consultant with the Minnesota Department of Health. He has formerly worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia, and the National Cancer Institute, a division of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Entries: Chemotherapy; Lymphoma

Arthur Fox, M.A., is a researcher at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at the City University Graduate Center, New York City. Entries: Monogamy; Safer Sex

Philip Fox, D.D.S., is clinical director of the Division of Intramural Research and chief of the Clinical Investigations Section of the Gene Therapy and Therapeutic Branch at the National Institute of Dental Research at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland. Entries: Kissing; Saliva

Raman R.Gangakhedkar, M.B.B.S., D.C.H., M.P.H., is a senior researcher officer at the National AIDS Research Institute, Pune, India. He is also an investigator for the India-HIVNET project and a faculty member at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Bombay, India. Entry: Asia, South

Sandor Gardos, Ph.D., is a program manger for sexuality programming for TimeWarner, Inc., and a former research fellow at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City. Entry: Disabilities, People with

George A.Gellert, M.D., M.P.H., M.P.A., is an adjunct associate professor of medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science. Entries: Child Sexual Abuse; Emergency Workers

Jeff Getty, is an AIDS activist with ACT UP Golden Gate. Entry: Perspectives on the AIDS Epidemic-Fighting for Our Lives: AIDS Treatment Activism

Gregory Gilbert, Ph.D., is a lecturer in art history at Pur due University, West Lafayette, Indiana, and an instructor of art history at Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois. He is author of George Overbury “Pop” Hart: His Life and Art (1986). Entry: Artists and Entertainers

Sherry Glied, Ph.D., is assistant professor of public health and economics at the School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City. Entries: Economics; Public Assistance

Suzanne B.Goldberg, J.D., is a staff attorney at the Lambda Legal Defense Fund, New York City. Entry: Immigration and Travel Restrictions

Cynthia A.Gomez, Ph.D., is an assistant adjunct professor at the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) at the University of California, San Francisco. Entry: Lesbians

Robert Goss, Th.D., M.Div., teaches comparative religion at Webster University, St. Louis, Missouri. He is author of Jesus Acted Up: A Lesbian and Gay Manifesto (1993) and co-editor of Our Families, Our Values: Snapshots of Queer Kinships (1997). Entries: Christian Denominations, Smaller; Protestant Churches

Clinton A.Gould, Ph.D., is director of the AIDS Program and associate professor of humanities at the Community College of Philadelphia. He is also co-chair of the Caucus for Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Concerns of the International AIDS Society. Entry: United States-Middle Atlantic Region

Kevin E.Gruenfeld, B.A., is a doctoral student in the Department of Psychology at Northern Illinois University, De Kalb. Entries: Gay and Lesbian Organizations; Sports and Sports Figures; Symbols

Jean-Paul Grund, Ph.D., is a research fellow at the Lindesmith Center in New York and assistant professor of sociology at the University of Connecticut. He was formerly research director for the Addiction Research Institute at Erasmus Rotterdam University in The Netherlands. Entry: Injecting Drug Use, Subculture of

Donald P.Haider-Markel, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Political Science at the University of Kansas. Entries: Gay Rights; Political Parties, U.S.; Public Opinion; State and Local Government, U.S.