Tommi Gaines

TitleAssistant Adjunct Professor
InstitutionUniversity of California San Diego
Address9500 Gilman Drive #0507
La Jolla CA 92093
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    Modeling the Complex Dynamics between Behaviors and Environments Shaping HIV/STIs
    NIH/NIDA K01DA034523Sep 1, 2012 - Jun 30, 2017
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Horyniak D, Strathdee SA, West BS, Meacham M, Rangel G, Gaines T. Predictors of injecting cessation among a cohort of people who inject drugs in Tijuana, Mexico. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 Feb 21; 185:298-304. PMID: 29482055.
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    2. Mehta SR, Chaillon A, Gaines T, Gonzalez-Zuniga PE, Stockman JK, Almanza-Reyes H, Chavez JR, Vera A, Wagner KD, Patterson TL, Scott B, Smith DM, Strathdee SA. Impact of Public Safety Policies on Human Immunodeficiency Virus Transmission Dynamics in Tijuana, Mexico. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 10; 66(5):758-764. PMID: 29045592.
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    3. Conners EE, Gaines T, Strathdee SA, Magis-Rodriguez C, Brouwer KC. 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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    4. Meacham MC, Roesch SC, Strathdee SA, Gaines T. Perceived Treatment Need and Latent Transitions in Heroin and Methamphetamine Polydrug Use among People who Inject Drugs in Tijuana, Mexico. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2018 Jan-Mar; 50(1):62-71. PMID: 28960166.
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    5. Meacham MC, Roesch SC, Strathdee SA, Lindsay S, Gonzalez-Zuniga P, Gaines T. Latent classes of polydrug and polyroute use and associations with human immunodeficiency virus risk behaviours and overdose among people who inject drugs in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2018 Jan; 37(1):128-136. PMID: 28337798.
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    6. Ford CL, Mesfin MS, Gaines T, Godette DC. How Underestimates of Need Contribute to Biased Conclusions. Sex Transm Dis. 2016 11; 43(11):696-697. PMID: 27893599.
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    7. Gaines T, Werb D, Arredondo J, Alaniz VM, Vilalta C, Beletsky L. The Spatial-Temporal Pattern of Policing Following a Drug Policy Reform: Triangulating Self-Reported Arrests With Official Crime Statistics. Subst Use Misuse. 2017 Jan 28; 52(2):214-222. PMID: 27767367.
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    8. Meacham MC, Strathdee SA, Rangel G, Armenta RF, Gaines T, Garfein RS. Prevalence and Correlates of Heroin-Methamphetamine Co-Injection Among Persons Who Inject Drugs in San Diego, California, and Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2016 Sep; 77(5):774-81. PMID: 27588536; PMCID: PMC5015469 [Available on 09/01/17].
    9. Beletsky L, Arredondo J, Werb D, Vera A, Abramovitz D, Amon JJ, Brouwer KC, Strathdee SA, Gaines T. 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.
    10. Werb D, Strathdee SA, Vera A, Arredondo J, Beletsky L, Gonzalez-Zuniga P, Gaines T. Spatial patterns of arrests, police assault and addiction treatment center locations in Tijuana, Mexico. Addiction. 2016 Jul; 111(7):1246-56. PMID: 26879179; PMCID: PMC4899159 [Available on 07/01/17].
    11. Gaines T, Caldwell JT, Ford CL, Mulatu MS, Godette DC. Relationship between a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expanded HIV testing initiative and past-year testing by race/ethnicity: a multilevel analysis of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. AIDS Care. 2016; 28(5):554-60. PMID: 27045327; PMCID: PMC4868383.
    12. Ford CL, Mulatu MS, Godette DC, Gaines T. Trends in HIV Testing Among U.S. Older Adults Prior to and Since Release of CDC's Routine HIV Testing Recommendations: National Findings from the BRFSS. Public Health Rep. 2015 Sep-Oct; 130(5):514-25. PMID: 26327729; PMCID: PMC4529835.
    13. Strathdee SA, Arredondo J, Rocha T, Abramovitz D, Rolon ML, PatiƱo Mandujano E, Rangel MG, Olivarria HO, Gaines T, Patterson TL, Beletsky L. A police education programme to integrate occupational safety and HIV prevention: protocol for a modified stepped-wedge study design with parallel prospective cohorts to assess behavioural outcomes. BMJ Open. 2015 Aug 10; 5(8):e008958. PMID: 26260350; PMCID: PMC4538275.
    14. Ford CL, Godette DC, Mulatu MS, Gaines T. Recent HIV Testing Prevalence, Determinants, and Disparities Among U.S. Older Adult Respondents to the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Aug; 42(8):405-10. PMID: 26165428.
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    15. Gaines T, 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.
    16. Gaines T, Urada LA, Martinez G, Goldenberg SM, Rangel G, Reed E, Patterson TL, Strathdee SA. Short-term cessation of sex work and injection drug use: evidence from a recurrent event survival analysis. Addict Behav. 2015 Jun; 45:63-9. PMID: 25644589; PMCID: PMC4373980.
    17. Rudolph AE, Gaines T, Lozada R, Vera A, Brouwer KC. 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.
    18. Gaines T, Rusch ML, Brouwer KC, 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.
    19. Gaines T, Rudolph AE, Brouwer KC, 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.
    20. Beletsky L, Lozada R, Gaines T, Abramovitz D, Staines H, Vera A, Rangel G, Arredondo J, Strathdee SA. Syringe confiscation as an HIV risk factor: the public health implications of arbitrary policing in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. J Urban Health. 2013 Apr; 90(2):284-98. PMID: 22806453; PMCID: PMC3675719.
    21. Gaines T, Rusch ML, Brouwer KC, 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.
    22. Beletsky L, Martinez G, Gaines T, Nguyen L, Lozada R, Rangel G, Vera A, McCauley HL, Sorensen A, Strathdee SA. Mexico's northern border conflict: collateral damage to health and human rights of vulnerable groups. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2012 May; 31(5):403-10. PMID: 22767041; PMCID: PMC3660986.
    23. Loeb TB, Gaines T, Wyatt GE, Zhang M, Liu H. Associations between child sexual abuse and negative sexual experiences and revictimization among women: does measuring severity matter? Child Abuse Negl. 2011 Nov; 35(11):946-55. PMID: 22078081; PMCID: PMC3262588.