Kimberly Brouwer

InstitutionUniversity of California San Diego
Address9500 Gilman Drive #0725
La Jolla CA 92093
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    University of California, BerkeleyBAMajor: Integrative Biology; Minors: Music, Spanish
    Johns Hopkins UniversityPhDMolecular Epidemiology
    U.S. Centers for Disease Control & PreventionFellowEmerging Infectious Diseases
    University of California, San DiegoK01 Career AwardSocial & Spatial Epidemiology

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    Dr. Kimberly Brouwer is a professor and infectious disease epidemiologist with expertise in applying both qualitative and quantitative methods to developing new approaches to public health challenges. A recurrent theme of her research has been to explore the effect of mobility and marginalization on transmission and diffusion of infectious diseases. She further explores the effect of environmental, structural, spatial, and social factors on access to preventive and medical services. Dr. Brouwer is currently collaborating with Mexican and Guatemalan officials in studies of substance use, HIV, and sexually transmitted infections, in an effort to inform appropriate public health interventions. Dr. Brouwer's research interests also encompass the epidemiology of vector-borne and tropical infectious diseases, including being a co-investigator of the Peru-Brazil International Center of Excellence in Malaria Research.

    Dr. Brouwer serves as the Vice Chair for Public Health Education and Interim Global Health Division Chief for the Department of Family Medicine & Public Health. She also co-directs the Global Health track of the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health. She teaches a core course for the UCSD Bachelor of Science in Public Health (Epidemiology 101) and will teach Infectious Diseases & Emerging Trends in the Masters of Public Health program. Further, she facilitates networking and training opportunities for researchers at all levels – but with a focus on young investigators - as part of the UCSD Center for AIDS Research.

    Dr. Brouwer originally earned her Ph.D. in molecular epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, and was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to investigate factors relating to disease severity of schistosomiasis in Zimbabwe. Prior to her appointment at UC San Diego, she worked as an Emerging Infectious Diseases fellow and researcher in the Division of Parasitic Diseases at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, investigating HIV/malaria interactions in western Kenya. After coming to UCSD, Dr. Brouwer received a K01 career award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse through which she acquired additional skills in social and spatial epidemiology.

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    1. Boyce SC, Brouwer K, Triplett D, Servin AE, Magis-Rodriguez C, Silverman JG. Childhood Experiences of Sexual Violence, Pregnancy, and Marriage Associated With Child Sex Trafficking Among Female Sex Workers in Two US-Mexico Border Cities. Am J Public Health. 2018 Jun 21; e1-e6. PMID: 29927652.
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    2. Goldenberg SM, Rocha Jiménez T, Brouwer K, Morales Miranda S, Silverman JG. Influence of indoor work environments on health, safety, and human rights among migrant sex workers at the Guatemala-Mexico Border: a call for occupational health and safety interventions. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2018 02 02; 18(1):9. PMID: 29394893.
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    3. Rocha-Jiménez T, Morales-Miranda S, Fernández-Casanueva C, Brouwer K, Goldenberg SM. Stigma and unmet sexual and reproductive health needs among international migrant sex workers at the Mexico-Guatemala border. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2018 Jan 12. PMID: 29328511.
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    4. Febres-Cordero B, Brouwer K, Rocha-Jimenez T, Fernandez-Casanueva C, Morales-Miranda S, Goldenberg SM. Influence of peer support on HIV/STI prevention and safety amongst international migrant sex workers: A qualitative study at the Mexico-Guatemala border. PLoS One. 2018; 13(1):e0190787. PMID: 29304164.
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    5. Conners EE, Gaines TL, Strathdee SA, Magis-Rodriguez C, Brouwer K. Structural factors associated with methamphetamine smoking among female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2018 Apr; 37 Suppl 1:S294-S302. PMID: 29218799.
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    6. Carrasco-Escobar G, Miranda-Alban J, Fernandez-Miñope C, Brouwer K, Torres K, Calderon M, Gamboa D, Llanos-Cuentas A, Vinetz JM. High prevalence of very-low Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax parasitaemia carriers in the Peruvian Amazon: insights into local and occupational mobility-related transmission. Malar J. 2017 Oct 16; 16(1):415. PMID: 29037202.
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    7. Conners EE, Ordoñez TL, Cordon-Rosales C, Casanueva CF, Miranda SM, Brouwer K. Chagas Disease Infection among Migrants at the Mexico/Guatemala Border. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Oct; 97(4):1134-1140. PMID: 29016286.
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    8. Rocha-Jiménez T, Brouwer K, Silverman JG, Morales-Miranda S, Goldenberg SM. Exploring the Context and Implementation of Public Health Regulations Governing Sex Work: A Qualitative Study with Migrant Sex Workers in Guatemala. J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Oct; 19(5):1235-1244. PMID: 27015834.
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    9. Bloss CS, Stoler J, Brouwer K, Bietz M, Cheung C. Public Response to a Proposed Field Trial of Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in the United States. JAMA. 2017 08 15; 318(7):662-664. PMID: 28810013.
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    10. Servin AE, Reed E, Brouwer K, Magis-Rodriguez C, Boyce S, Strathdee SA, Silverman JG. Motherhood and Risk for Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Female Sex Workers in the Mexico-US Border Region. Sex Transm Dis. 2017 Aug; 44(8):477-482. PMID: 28703726.
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    11. Conners EE, Swanson K, Morales-Miranda S, Fernández Casanueva C, Mercer VJ, Brouwer K. HIV Risk Behaviors and Correlates of Inconsistent Condom Use Among Substance Using Migrants at the Mexico/Guatemala Border. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jul; 21(7):2033-2045. PMID: 28238120.
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    12. Beletsky L, Arredondo J, Werb D, Vera A, Abramovitz D, Amon JJ, Brouwer K, Strathdee SA, Gaines TL. Utilization of Google enterprise tools to georeference survey data among hard-to-reach groups: strategic application in international settings. Int J Health Geogr. 2016 07 28; 15(1):24. PMID: 27468764; PMCID: PMC4964042.
    13. Conners EE, West BS, Roth AM, Meckel-Parker KG, Kwan MP, Magis-Rodriguez C, Staines-Orozco H, Clapp JD, Brouwer K. Quantitative, Qualitative and Geospatial Methods to Characterize HIV Risk Environments. PLoS One. 2016; 11(5):e0155693. PMID: 27191846; PMCID: PMC4871522.
    14. Goldenberg SM, Brouwer K, Jimenez TR, Miranda SM, Mindt MR. Enhancing the Ethical Conduct of HIV Research with Migrant Sex Workers: Human Rights, Policy, and Social Contextual Influences. PLoS One. 2016; 11(5):e0155048. PMID: 27159157; PMCID: PMC4861265.
    15. Rocha-Jiménez T, Brouwer K, Silverman JG, Morales-Miranda S, Goldenberg SM. Migration, violence, and safety among migrant sex workers: a qualitative study in two Guatemalan communities. Cult Health Sex. 2016 Sep; 18(9):965-79. PMID: 27439656.
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    16. Conners EE, Vinetz JM, Weeks JR, Brouwer K. A global systematic review of Chagas disease prevalence among migrants. Acta Trop. 2016 Apr; 156:68-78. PMID: 26777312.
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    17. Conners EE, Silverman JG, Ulibarri M, Magis-Rodriguez C, Strathdee SA, Staines-Orozco H, Patterson TL, Brouwer K. Structural Determinants of Client Perpetrated Violence Among Female Sex Workers in Two Mexico-U.S. Border Cities. AIDS Behav. 2016 Jan; 20(1):215-24. PMID: 26111732; PMCID: PMC4691420 [Available on 01/01/17].
    18. Meacham MC, Rudolph AE, Strathdee SA, Rusch ML, Brouwer K, Patterson TL, Vera A, Rangel G, Roesch SC. Polydrug Use and HIV Risk Among People Who Inject Heroin in Tijuana, Mexico: A Latent Class Analysis. Subst Use Misuse. 2015; 50(10):1351-9. PMID: 26444185; PMCID: PMC4786000 [Available on 10/07/16].
    19. Silverman JG, Servin A, Goldenberg SM, Magis-Rodriguez C, Ritter J, Raj A, Brouwer K. Sexual Violence and HIV Infection Associated With Adolescent vs Adult Entry Into the Sex Trade in Mexico. JAMA. 2015 Aug 04; 314(5):516-8. PMID: 26241604; PMCID: PMC4890562.
    20. Mehta SR, Wertheim JO, Brouwer K, Wagner KD, Chaillon A, Strathdee S, Patterson TL, Rangel MG, Vargas M, Murrell B, Garfein R, Little SJ, Smith DM. HIV Transmission Networks in the San Diego-Tijuana Border Region. EBioMedicine. 2015 Oct; 2(10):1456-63. PMID: 26629540; PMCID: PMC4634195.
    21. Chuquiyauri R, Molina DM, Moss EL, Wang R, Gardner MJ, Brouwer K, Torres S, Gilman RH, Llanos-Cuentas A, Neafsey DE, Felgner P, Liang X, Vinetz JM. Genome-Scale Protein Microarray Comparison of Human Antibody Responses in Plasmodium vivax Relapse and Reinfection. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct; 93(4):801-9. PMID: 26149860.
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    22. Gaines TL, Beletsky L, Arredondo J, Werb D, Rangel G, Vera A, Brouwer K. Examining the spatial distribution of law enforcement encounters among people who inject drugs after implementation of Mexico's drug policy reform. J Urban Health. 2015 Apr; 92(2):338-51. PMID: 25300503; PMCID: PMC4411320.
    23. Servin AE, Brouwer K, Gordon L, Rocha-Jimenez T, Staines H, Vera-Monroy RB, Strathdee SA, Silverman JG. Vulnerability Factors and Pathways Leading to Underage Entry into Sex Work in two Mexican-US Border Cities. J Appl Res Child. 2015; 6(1). PMID: 25932343.
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    24. Rudolph AE, Gaines TL, Lozada R, Vera A, Brouwer K. Evaluating outcome-correlated recruitment and geographic recruitment bias in a respondent-driven sample of people who inject drugs in Tijuana, Mexico. AIDS Behav. 2014 Dec; 18(12):2325-37. PMID: 24969586; PMCID: PMC4401495.
    25. Mackey TK, Liang BA, Cuomo R, Hafen R, Brouwer K, Lee DE. Emerging and reemerging neglected tropical diseases: a review of key characteristics, risk factors, and the policy and innovation environment. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2014 Oct; 27(4):949-79. PMID: 25278579; PMCID: PMC4187634.
    26. Goldenberg SM, Mindt MR, Jimenez TR, Brouwer K, Miranda SM, Fisher CB. Structural and Interpersonal Benefits and Risks of Participation in HIV Research: Perspectives of Female Sex Workers in Guatemala. Ethics Behav. 2015; 25(2):97-114. PMID: 27840564.
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    27. Kori N, Roth AM, Lozada R, Vera A, Brouwer K. Correlates of injecting in an HIV incidence hotspot among substance users in Tijuana, Mexico. Int J Drug Policy. 2014 May; 25(3):525-32. PMID: 24418632; PMCID: PMC4360998.
    28. Gaines TL, Rusch ML, Brouwer K, Lozada R, Perkins EE, Strathdee SA, Patterson TL. The effect of geography on HIV and sexually transmitted infections in Tijuana's red light district. J Urban Health. 2013 Oct; 90(5):915-20. PMID: 22689301; PMCID: PMC3795197.
    29. Chuquiyauri R, Peñataro P, Brouwer K, Fasabi M, Calderon M, Torres S, Gilman RH, Kosek M, Vinetz JM. Microgeographical differences of Plasmodium vivax relapse and re-infection in the Peruvian Amazon. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Aug; 89(2):326-38. PMID: 23836566.
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    30. Gaines TL, Rudolph AE, Brouwer K, Strathdee SA, Lozada R, Martinez G, Goldenberg SM, Rusch ML. The longitudinal association of venue stability with consistent condom use among female sex workers in two Mexico-USA border cities. Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Jul; 24(7):523-9. PMID: 23970766; PMCID: PMC3987857.
    31. Gaines TL, Rusch ML, Brouwer K, Goldenberg SM, Lozada R, Robertson AM, Perkins E, Strathdee SA, Patterson TL. Venue-level correlates of female sex worker registration status: a multilevel analysis of bars in Tijuana, Mexico. Glob Public Health. 2013; 8(4):405-16. PMID: 23534477; PMCID: PMC3704167.
    32. Chen NE, Strathdee SA, Rangel G, Patterson TL, Uribe-Salas FJ, Rosen P, Villalobos J, Brouwer K. HIV Risk Behaviours Differ by Workplace Stability Among Mexican Female Sex Workers With Truck Driver Clientele. J Public Health Res. 2012 Dec 28; 1(3):208-13. PMID: 25170465.
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    33. Chen NE, Strathdee SA, Rangel G, Patterson TL, Uribe-Salas FJ, Rosen P, Villalobos J, Brouwer K. HIV risk behaviors differ by workplace stability among Mexican female sex workers with truck driver clientele. J Public Health Res. 2012 Dec 28; 1(3). PMID: 24724056.
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    34. Chen NE, Strathdee SA, Uribe-Salas FJ, Patterson TL, Rangel MG, Rosen P, Brouwer K. Correlates of STI symptoms among female sex workers with truck driver clients in two Mexican border towns. BMC Public Health. 2012 Nov 20; 12:1000. PMID: 23164289; PMCID: PMC3528625.
    35. Brouwer K, Rusch ML, Weeks JR, Lozada R, Vera A, Magis-Rodríguez C, Strathdee SA. Spatial Epidemiology of HIV among Injection Drug Users in Tijuana, Mexico. Ann Assoc Am Geogr. 2012; 102(5):1190-1199. PMID: 23606753.
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    36. Morris MD, Brouwer K, Lozada RM, Gallardo M, Vera A, Strathdee SA. "Injection first": a unique group of injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico. Am J Addict. 2012 Jan-Feb; 21(1):23-30. PMID: 22211343.
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    37. Brouwer K, Lozada R, Weeks JR, Magis-Rodríguez C, Firestone M, Strathdee SA. Intraurban mobility and its potential impact on the spread of blood-borne infections among drug injectors in Tijuana, Mexico. Subst Use Misuse. 2012 Feb; 47(3):244-53. PMID: 22136446; PMCID: PMC3979331.
    38. Chuquiyauri R, Paredes M, Peñataro P, Torres S, Marin S, Tenorio A, Brouwer K, Abeles S, Llanos-Cuentas A, Gilman RH, Kosek M, Vinetz JM. Socio-demographics and the development of malaria elimination strategies in the low transmission setting. Acta Trop. 2012 Mar; 121(3):292-302. PMID: 22100446; PMCID: PMC3294046.
    39. Midzi N, Mtapuri-Zinyowera S, Sangweme D, Paul NH, Makware G, Mapingure MP, Brouwer K, Mudzori J, Hlerema G, Chadukura V, Mutapi F, Kumar N, Mduluza T. Efficacy of integrated school based de-worming and prompt malaria treatment on helminths -Plasmodium falciparum co-infections: A 33 months follow up study. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2011 Jun 22; 11:9. PMID: 21696629; PMCID: PMC3141662.
    40. Midzi N, Mtapuri-Zinyowera S, Mapingure MP, Paul NH, Sangweme D, Hlerema G, Mutsaka MJ, Tongogara F, Makware G, Chadukura V, Brouwer K, Mutapi F, Kumar N, Mduluza T. Knowledge attitudes and practices of grade three primary schoolchildren in relation to schistosomiasis, soil transmitted helminthiasis and malaria in Zimbabwe. BMC Infect Dis. 2011 Jun 13; 11:169. PMID: 21668948; PMCID: PMC3141409.
    41. Pollini RA, Rosen PC, Gallardo M, Robles B, Brouwer K, Macalino GE, Lozada R. Not sold here: limited access to legally available syringes at pharmacies in Tijuana, Mexico. Harm Reduct J. 2011 May 24; 8:13. PMID: 21609471; PMCID: PMC3121588.
    42. Holmes EC, Ghedin E, Halpin RA, Stockwell TB, Zhang XQ, Fleming R, Davey R, Benson CA, Mehta S, Taplitz R, Liu YT, Brouwer K, Wentworth DE, Lin X, Schooley RT. Extensive geographical mixing of 2009 human H1N1 influenza A virus in a single university community. J Virol. 2011 Jul; 85(14):6923-9. PMID: 21593168; PMCID: PMC3126550.
    43. Rondinelli AJ, Morris MD, Rodwell TC, Moser KS, Paida P, Popper ST, Brouwer K. Under- and over-nutrition among refugees in San Diego County, California. J Immigr Minor Health. 2011 Feb; 13(1):161-8. PMID: 20505992; PMCID: PMC3021711.
    44. Wagner KD, Pollini RA, Patterson TL, Lozada R, Ojeda VD, Brouwer K, Vera A, Volkmann TA, Strathdee SA. Cross-border drug injection relationships among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Jan 15; 113(2-3):236-41. PMID: 20889270; PMCID: PMC3025041.
    45. Mehta SR, Delport W, Brouwer K, Espitia S, Patterson T, Pond SK, Strathdee SA, Smith DM. The relatedness of HIV epidemics in the United States-Mexico border region. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2010 Dec; 26(12):1273-7. PMID: 20977301; PMCID: PMC3011998.
    46. Rusch ML, Brouwer K, Lozada R, Strathdee SA, Magis-Rodríguez C, Patterson TL. Distribution of sexually transmitted diseases and risk factors by work locations among female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico. Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Oct; 37(10):608-14. PMID: 20585278.
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    47. Midzi N, Mtapuri-Zinyowera S, Mapingure MP, Sangweme D, Chirehwa MT, Brouwer K, Mudzori J, Hlerema G, Mutapi F, Kumar N, Mduluza T. Consequences of polyparasitism on anaemia among primary school children in Zimbabwe. Acta Trop. 2010 Jul-Aug; 115(1-2):103-11. PMID: 20175980.
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    48. Morris MD, Popper ST, Rodwell TC, Brodine SK, Brouwer K. Healthcare barriers of refugees post-resettlement. J Community Health. 2009 Dec; 34(6):529-38. PMID: 19705264.
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    49. Poon AF, Brouwer K, Strathdee SA, Firestone-Cruz M, Lozada RM, Pond SL, Heckathorn DD, Frost SD. Parsing social network survey data from hidden populations using stochastic context-free grammars. PLoS One. 2009 Sep 07; 4(9):e6777. PMID: 19738904; PMCID: PMC2734164.
    50. Deiss R, Garfein RS, Lozada R, Burgos JL, Brouwer K, Moser KS, Zuniga ML, Rodwell TC, Ojeda VD, Strathdee SA. Influences of cross-border mobility on tuberculosis diagnoses and treatment interruption among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico. Am J Public Health. 2009 Aug; 99(8):1491-5. PMID: 19542040.
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    51. Ramos R, Ferreira-Pinto JB, Brouwer K, Ramos ME, Lozada RM, Firestone-Cruz M, Strathdee SA. A tale of two cities: Social and environmental influences shaping risk factors and protective behaviors in two Mexico-US border cities. Health Place. 2009 Dec; 15(4):999-1005. PMID: 19464228; PMCID: PMC2735581.
    52. Iñiguez-Stevens E, Brouwer K, Hogg RS, Patterson TL, Lozada R, Magis-Rodríguez C, Elder JP, Viani RM, Strathdee SA. [Estimating the 2006 prevalence of HIV by gender and risk groups in Tijuana, Mexico]. Gac Med Mex. 2009 May-Jun; 145(3):189-95. PMID: 19685824; PMCID: PMC3071654.
    53. Volkow P, Brouwer K, Loza O, Ramos R, Lozada R, Garfein RS, Magis-Rodriguez C, Firestone-Cruz M, Strathdee SA. Cross-border paid plasma donation among injection drug users in two Mexico-U.S. border cities. Int J Drug Policy. 2009 Sep; 20(5):409-12. PMID: 19230645; PMCID: PMC2955515.
    54. Strathdee SA, Lozada R, Ojeda VD, Pollini RA, Brouwer K, Vera A, Cornelius W, Nguyen L, Magis-Rodriguez C, Patterson TL. Differential effects of migration and deportation on HIV infection among male and female injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico. PLoS One. 2008 Jul 30; 3(7):e2690. PMID: 18665250; PMCID: PMC2467493.
    55. Midzi N, Sangweme D, Zinyowera S, Mapingure MP, Brouwer K, Munatsi A, Mutapi F, Mudzori J, Kumar N, Woelk G, Mduluza T. The burden of polyparasitism among primary schoolchildren in rural and farming areas in Zimbabwe. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2008 Oct; 102(10):1039-45. PMID: 18656215.
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    56. Midzi N, Sangweme D, Zinyowera S, Mapingure MP, Brouwer K, Kumar N, Mutapi F, Woelk G, Mduluza T. Efficacy and side effects of praziquantel treatment against Schistosoma haematobium infection among primary school children in Zimbabwe. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2008 Aug; 102(8):759-66. PMID: 18486169.
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    57. Philbin M, Pollini RA, Ramos R, Lozada R, Brouwer K, Ramos ME, Firestone-Cruz M, Case P, Strathdee SA. Shooting gallery attendance among IDUs in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: correlates, prevention opportunities, and the role of the environment. AIDS Behav. 2008 Jul; 12(4):552-60. PMID: 18369723; PMCID: PMC2733534.
    58. Strathdee SA, Case P, Lozada R, Mantsios AR, Alvelais J, Pu M, Brouwer K, Miller CL, Patterson TL. The color of meth: is it related to adverse health outcomes? An exploratory study in Tijuana, Mexico. Am J Addict. 2008 Mar-Apr; 17(2):111-5. PMID: 18393053; PMCID: PMC3176304.
    59. Deiss RG, Brouwer K, Loza O, Lozada RM, Ramos R, Cruz MA, Patterson TL, Heckathorn DD, Frost SD, Strathdee SA. High-risk sexual and drug using behaviors among male injection drug users who have sex with men in 2 Mexico-US border cities. Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Mar; 35(3):243-9. PMID: 18046263; PMCID: PMC2391275.
    60. Strathdee SA, Lozada R, Pollini RA, Brouwer K, Mantsios A, Abramovitz DA, Rhodes T, Latkin CA, Loza O, Alvelais J, Magis-Rodriguez C, Patterson TL. Individual, social, and environmental influences associated with HIV infection among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Mar 01; 47(3):369-76. PMID: 18176320; PMCID: PMC2752692.
    61. Brouwer K, Lozada R, Cornelius WA, Firestone Cruz M, Magis-Rodríguez C, Zúñiga de Nuncio ML, Strathdee SA. Deportation along the U.S.-Mexico border: its relation to drug use patterns and accessing care. J Immigr Minor Health. 2009 Feb; 11(1):1-6. PMID: 18247117; PMCID: PMC3154615.
    62. Case P, Patricia C, Ramos R, Brouwer K, Firestone-Cruz M, Pollini RA, Fraga MA, Patterson TL, Strathdee SA. At the borders, on the edge: use of injected methamphetamine in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. J Immigr Minor Health. 2008 Feb; 10(1):23-33. PMID: 17516170; PMCID: PMC2716800.
    63. Moyer LB, Brouwer K, Brodine SK, Ramos R, Lozada R, Cruz MF, Magis-Rodriguez C, Strathdee SA. Barriers and missed opportunities to HIV testing among injection drug users in two Mexico--US border cities. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2008 Jan; 27(1):39-45. PMID: 18034380; PMCID: PMC2196215.
    64. Pollini RA, Brouwer K, Lozada RM, Ramos R, Cruz MF, Magis-Rodriguez C, Case P, Burris S, Pu M, Frost SD, Palinkas LA, Miller C, Strathdee SA. Syringe possession arrests are associated with receptive syringe sharing in two Mexico-US border cities. Addiction. 2008 Jan; 103(1):101-8. PMID: 18028520; PMCID: PMC2214830.
    65. Miller CL, Firestone M, Ramos R, Burris S, Ramos ME, Case P, Brouwer K, Fraga MA, Strathdee SA. Injecting drug users' experiences of policing practices in two Mexican-U.S. border cities: public health perspectives. Int J Drug Policy. 2008 Aug; 19(4):324-31. PMID: 17997089; PMCID: PMC2546504.
    66. Rachlis B, Brouwer K, Mills EJ, Hayes M, Kerr T, Hogg RS. Migration and transmission of blood-borne infections among injection drug users: understanding the epidemiologic bridge. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2007 Oct 08; 90(2-3):107-19. PMID: 17485179.
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    67. White EF, Garfein RS, Brouwer K, Lozada R, Ramos R, Firestone-Cruz M, Pérez SG, Magis-Rodríguez C, Conde-Glez CJ, Strathdee SA. Prevalence of hepatitis C virus and HIV infection among injection drug users in two Mexican cities bordering the U.S. Salud Publica Mex. 2007 May-Jun; 49(3):165-72. PMID: 17589770; PMCID: PMC2743977.
    68. Cruz MF, Mantsios A, Ramos R, Case P, Brouwer K, Ramos ME, Fraga WD, Latkin CA, Miller CL, Strathdee SA. A qualitative exploration of gender in the context of injection drug use in two US-Mexico border cities. AIDS Behav. 2007 Mar; 11(2):253-62. PMID: 16865542; PMCID: PMC2733528.
    69. Eyzaguirre L, Brouwer K, Nadai Y, Patterson TL, Ramos R, Firestone Cruz M, Orozovich P, Strathdee SA, Carr JK. First molecular surveillance report of HIV type 1 in injecting drug users and female sex workers along the U.S.-Mexico border. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2007 Feb; 23(2):331-4. PMID: 17331041; PMCID: PMC2734975.
    70. Brouwer K, Mirel LB, Yang C, Lal RB, Kolczak MS, Van Eijk AM, Ayisi J, Otieno JA, Nahlen BL, Steketee R, Shi YP, Lal AA. Subclinical Plasmodium falciparum infection and HIV-1 viral load. Emerg Infect Dis. 2007 Feb; 13(2):351-3. PMID: 17479917; PMCID: PMC2725849.
    71. Frost SD, Brouwer K, Firestone Cruz MA, Ramos R, Ramos ME, Lozada RM, Magis-Rodriguez C, Strathdee SA. Respondent-driven sampling of injection drug users in two U.S.-Mexico border cities: recruitment dynamics and impact on estimates of HIV and syphilis prevalence. J Urban Health. 2006 Nov; 83(6 Suppl):i83-97. PMID: 17072761; PMCID: PMC1705507.
    72. Bharti AR, Chuquiyauri R, Brouwer K, Stancil J, Lin J, Llanos-Cuentas A, Vinetz JM. Experimental infection of the neotropical malaria vector Anopheles darlingi by human patient-derived Plasmodium vivax in the Peruvian Amazon. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Oct; 75(4):610-6. PMID: 17038681; PMCID: PMC1630632.
    73. Ganoza CA, Matthias MA, Collins-Richards D, Brouwer K, Cunningham CB, Segura ER, Gilman RH, Gotuzzo E, Vinetz JM. Determining risk for severe leptospirosis by molecular analysis of environmental surface waters for pathogenic Leptospira. PLoS Med. 2006 Aug; 3(8):e308. PMID: 16933963; PMCID: PMC1551915.
    74. Brouwer K, Strathdee SA, Magis-Rodríguez C, Bravo-García E, Gayet C, Patterson TL, Bertozzi SM, Hogg RS. Estimated numbers of men and women infected with HIV/AIDS in Tijuana, Mexico. J Urban Health. 2006 Mar; 83(2):299-307. PMID: 16736378; PMCID: PMC2527171.
    75. Brouwer K, Case P, Ramos R, Magis-Rodríguez C, Bucardo J, Patterson TL, Strathdee SA. Trends in production, trafficking, and consumption of methamphetamine and cocaine in Mexico. Subst Use Misuse. 2006; 41(5):707-27. PMID: 16603456; PMCID: PMC2757051.
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