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profileConall Michael O'Cleirigh, Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Psychiatry - Behavioral Med
1 Bowdoin Sq
Boston MA 02114
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R01MH103770     (SAFREN, STEVEN A)Aug 15, 2015 - Apr 30, 2020
Nurse-Delivered CBT for Depression-Adherence in HIV Primary Care S. Africa
Role: Principal Investigator

R21DA038197     (O'CLEIRIGH, CONALL MICHAEL)Feb 1, 2015 - Jan 31, 2017
Integrated Behavioral Treatment for Chronic Pain/Drug Use in Older MSM with HIV
Role: Principal Investigator

R01MH100627     (O'CLEIRIGH, CONALL MICHAEL)Jul 21, 2014 - Jun 30, 2019
Fostering resilience to psychosocial and HIV risk in Indian MSM
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

R01MH095624     (O'CLEIRIGH, CONALL MICHAEL)Aug 15, 2011 - May 31, 2016
HIV Prevention and Trauma Treatment for MSM with Childhood Sexual Abuse Histories
Role: Principal Investigator

R34DA031038     (O'CLEIRIGH, CONALL MICHAEL)Jul 15, 2011 - May 31, 2014
Integrated Treatment for Smoking Cessation &Anxiety in People with HIV
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Bengtson AM, Pence BW, Mollan KR, Edwards JK, Moore RD, O'Cleirigh C, Eaton EF, Eron JJ, Kitahata MM, Mathews WC, Crane H, Mugavero MJ. The Relationship Between Efavirenz as Initial Antiretroviral Therapy and Suicidal Thoughts Among HIV-Infected Adults in Routine Care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Dec 01; 76(4):402-408. PMID: 28749824.
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  2. Choi KW, Batchelder AW, Ehlinger PP, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C. Applying network analysis to psychological comorbidity and health behavior: Depression, PTSD, and sexual risk in sexual minority men with trauma histories. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2017 Dec; 85(12):1158-1170. PMID: 29189032.
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  3. Mimiaga MJ, Thomas B, Biello K, Johnson BE, Swaminathan S, Navakodi P, Balaguru S, Dhanalakshmi A, Closson EF, Menon S, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Safren SA. A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of an Integrated In-person and Mobile Phone Delivered Counseling and Text Messaging Intervention to Reduce HIV Transmission Risk among Male Sex Workers in Chennai, India. AIDS Behav. 2017 Nov; 21(11):3172-3181. PMID: 28831618.
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  4. Taylor SW, Goshe BM, Marquez SM, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C. Evaluating a novel intervention to reduce trauma symptoms and sexual risk taking: qualitative exit interviews with sexual minority men with childhood sexual abuse. Psychol Health Med. 2017 Jul 12; 1-11. PMID: 28697624.
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  5. Valera P, McClernon FJ, Burkholder G, Mugavero MJ, Willig J, O'Cleirigh C, Cropsey KL. A Pilot Trial Examining African American and White Responses to Algorithm-Guided Smoking Cessation Medication Selection in Persons Living with HIV. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jul; 21(7):1975-1984. PMID: 27942999.
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  6. Rudolph JE, Cole SR, Edwards JK, Moore R, O'Cleirigh C, Mathews WC, Christopoulos K. At-Risk Alcohol Use Among HIV-Positive Patients and the Completion of Patient-Reported Outcomes. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jun 15. PMID: 28620802.
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  7. Dale SK, Pierre-Louis C, Bogart LM, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Still I Rise: The Need for Self-Validation and Self-Care in the Midst of Adversities Faced by Black Women With HIV. Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol. 2017 Jun 12. PMID: 28604021.
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  8. Blashill AJ, Safren SA, Wilhelm S, Jampel J, Taylor SW, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH. Cognitive behavioral therapy for body image and self-care (CBT-BISC) in sexual minority men living with HIV: A randomized controlled trial. Health Psychol. 2017 Oct; 36(10):937-946. PMID: 28541068.
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  9. Batchelder AW, Ehlinger PP, Boroughs MS, Shipherd JC, Safren SA, Ironson GH, O'Cleirigh C. Psychological and behavioral moderators of the relationship between trauma severity and HIV transmission risk behavior among MSM with a history of childhood sexual abuse. J Behav Med. 2017 Oct; 40(5):794-802. PMID: 28396969.
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  10. Wang K, White Hughto JM, Biello KB, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Rosenberger JG, Novak DS, Mimiaga MJ. The role of distress intolerance in the relationship between childhood sexual abuse and problematic alcohol use among Latin American MSM. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2017 Jun 01; 175:151-156. PMID: 28432938.
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  11. Batchelder AW, Safren S, Mitchell AD, Ivardic I, O'Cleirigh C. Mental health in 2020 for men who have sex with men in the United States. Sex Health. 2017 Feb; 14(1):59-71. PMID: 28055823.
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  12. Chai PR, Carreiro S, Innes BJ, Rosen RK, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Boyer EW. Digital Pills to Measure Opioid Ingestion Patterns in Emergency Department Patients With Acute Fracture Pain: A Pilot Study. J Med Internet Res. 2017 Jan 13; 19(1):e19. PMID: 28087496.
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  13. Abas M, Nyamayaro P, Bere T, Saruchera E, Mothobi N, Simms V, Mangezi W, Macpherson K, Croome N, Magidson J, Makadzange A, Safren S, Chibanda D, O'Cleirigh C. Feasibility and Acceptability of a Task-Shifted Intervention to Enhance Adherence to HIV Medication and Improve Depression in People Living with HIV in Zimbabwe, a Low Income Country in Sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jan 06. PMID: 28063075.
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  14. Bengtson AM, Pence BW, Gaynes BN, Quinlivan EB, Heine AD, O'Donnell JK, Crane HM, Mathews WC, Moore RD, Westreich D, O'Cleirigh C, Christopoulos K, Mimiaga MJ, Mugavero MJ. Improving Depression Among HIV-Infected Adults: Transporting the Effect of a Depression Treatment Intervention to Routine Care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Dec 01; 73(4):482-488. PMID: 27668804.
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  15. Brandt C, Zvolensky MJ, Woods SP, Gonzalez A, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh CM. Anxiety symptoms and disorders among adults living with HIV and AIDS: A critical review and integrative synthesis of the empirical literature. Clin Psychol Rev. 2017 Feb; 51:164-184. PMID: 27939443.
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  16. Rieckmann T, Muench J, McBurnie MA, Leo MC, Crawford P, Ford D, Stubbs J, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Fiscella K, Wright N, Doe-Simkins M, Cuddeback M, Salisbury-Afshar E, Nelson C. Medication-assisted treatment for substance use disorders within a national community health center research network. Subst Abus. 2016 Oct-Dec; 37(4):625-634. PMID: 27218678.
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  17. Safren SA, Bedoya CA, O'Cleirigh C, Biello KB, Pinkston MM, Stein MD, Traeger L, Kojic E, Robbins GK, Lerner JA, Herman DS, Mimiaga MJ, Mayer KH. Cognitive behavioural therapy for adherence and depression in patients with HIV: a three-arm randomised controlled trial. Lancet HIV. 2016 Nov; 3(11):e529-e538. PMID: 27658881.
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  18. Perry NS, Wade Taylor S, Elsesser S, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C. The Predominant Relationship Between Sexual Environment Characteristics and HIV-Serodiscordant Condomless Anal Sex Among HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM). AIDS Behav. 2016 Jun; 20(6):1228-35. PMID: 26395194; PMCID: PMC4833685 [Available on 06/01/17].
  19. Dale SK, Traeger L, O'Cleirigh C, Bedoya CA, Pinkston M, Wilner JG, Stein M, Safren SA. Baseline Substance Use Interferes with Maintenance of HIV Medication Adherence Skills. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2016 May; 30(5):215-20. PMID: 27158849; PMCID: PMC4870605 [Available on 05/01/17].
  20. Andersen LS, Magidson JF, O'Cleirigh C, Remmert JE, Kagee A, Leaver M, Stein DJ, Safren SA, Joska J. A pilot study of a nurse-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy intervention (Ziphamandla) for adherence and depression in HIV in South Africa. J Health Psychol. 2016 Apr 01; 1359105316643375. PMID: 27121977.
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  21. Bere T, Nyamayaro P, Magidson JF, Chibanda D, Chingono A, Munjoma R, Macpherson K, Ndhlovu CE, O'Cleirigh C, Kidia K, Safren SA, Abas M. Cultural adaptation of a cognitive-behavioural intervention to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy among people living with HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe: Nzira Itsva. J Health Psychol. 2017 Sep; 22(10):1265-1276. PMID: 26893295.
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  22. Blashill AJ, Tomassilli J, Biello K, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA, Mayer KH. Body Dissatisfaction Among Sexual Minority Men: Psychological and Sexual Health Outcomes. Arch Sex Behav. 2016 Jul; 45(5):1241-7. PMID: 26857379; PMCID: PMC4865402 [Available on 07/01/17].
  23. Valentine SE, Elsesser S, Grasso C, Safren SA, Bradford JB, Mereish E, O'Cleirigh C. The Predictive Syndemic Effect of Multiple Psychosocial Problems on Health Care Costs and Utilization among Sexual Minority Women. J Urban Health. 2015 Dec; 92(6):1092-104. PMID: 26438415; PMCID: PMC4675741 [Available on 12/01/16].
  24. Newcomb ME, Bedoya CA, Blashill AJ, Lerner JA, O'Cleirigh C, Pinkston MM, Safren SA. Description and Demonstration of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Enhance Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence and Treat Depression in HIV-Infected Adults. Cogn Behav Pract. 2015 Nov 01; 22(4):430-438. PMID: 26688659.
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  25. Williams JK, Wilton L, Magnus M, Wang L, Wang J, Dyer TP, Koblin BA, Hucks-Ortiz C, Fields SD, Shoptaw S, Stephenson R, O'Cleirigh C, Cummings V. Relation of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Intimate Partner Violence, and Depression to Risk Factors for HIV Among Black Men Who Have Sex With Men in 6 US Cities. Am J Public Health. 2015 Dec; 105(12):2473-81. PMID: 26469666; PMCID: PMC4638268 [Available on 12/01/16].
  26. Pecoraro A, Pacciolla A, O'Cleirigh C, Mimiaga M, Kwiatek P, Blokhina E, Verbitskaya E, Krupitsky E, Woody GE. Proactive coping and spirituality among patients who left or remained in antiretroviral treatment in St Petersburg, Russian Federation. AIDS Care. 2016; 28(3):334-8. PMID: 26461806.
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  27. Ironson G, O'Cleirigh C, Kumar M, Kaplan L, Balbin E, Kelsch CB, Fletcher MA, Schneiderman N. Psychosocial and Neurohormonal Predictors of HIV Disease Progression (CD4 Cells and Viral Load): A 4 Year Prospective Study. AIDS Behav. 2015 Aug; 19(8):1388-97. PMID: 25234251; PMCID: PMC4465405.
  28. Safren SA, Perry NS, Blashill AJ, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH. The cost and intensity of behavioral interventions to promote HIV treatment for prevention among HIV-positive men who have sex with men. Arch Sex Behav. 2015 Oct; 44(7):1833-41. PMID: 26223385; PMCID: PMC4675135 [Available on 10/01/16].
  29. Mimiaga MJ, Biello KB, Robertson AM, Oldenburg CE, Rosenberger JG, O'Cleirigh C, Novak DS, Mayer KH, Safren SA. High prevalence of multiple syndemic conditions associated with sexual risk behavior and HIV infection among a large sample of Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking men who have sex with men in Latin America. Arch Sex Behav. 2015 Oct; 44(7):1869-78. PMID: 26159862.
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  30. Boroughs MS, Valentine SE, Ironson GH, Shipherd JC, Safren SA, Taylor SW, Dale SK, Baker JS, Wilner JG, O'Cleirigh C. Complexity of childhood sexual abuse: predictors of current post-traumatic stress disorder, mood disorders, substance use, and sexual risk behavior among adult men who have sex with men. Arch Sex Behav. 2015 Oct; 44(7):1891-902. PMID: 26159863; PMCID: PMC4853755 [Available on 10/01/16].
  31. Blashill AJ, Bedoya CA, Mayer KH, O'Cleirigh C, Pinkston MM, Remmert JE, Mimiaga MJ, Safren SA. Psychosocial Syndemics are Additively Associated with Worse ART Adherence in HIV-Infected Individuals. AIDS Behav. 2015 Jun; 19(6):981-6. PMID: 25331267; PMCID: PMC4405426.
  32. Boroughs MS, Andres Bedoya C, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Toward Defining, Measuring, and Evaluating LGBT Cultural Competence for Psychologists. Clin Psychol (New York). 2015 Jun; 22(2):151-171. PMID: 26279609.
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  33. Kidia K, Machando D, Bere T, Macpherson K, Nyamayaro P, Potter L, Makadzange T, Munjoma R, Marufu M, Araya R, Safren S, O'Cleirigh C, Chibanda D, Abas M. 'I was thinking too much': experiences of HIV-positive adults with common mental disorders and poor adherence to antiretroviral therapy in Zimbabwe. Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Jul; 20(7):903-13. PMID: 25754063; PMCID: PMC4500937.
  34. Mimiaga MJ, O'Cleirigh C, Biello KB, Robertson AM, Safren SA, Coates TJ, Koblin BA, Chesney MA, Donnell DJ, Stall RD, Mayer KH. The effect of psychosocial syndemic production on 4-year HIV incidence and risk behavior in a large cohort of sexually active men who have sex with men. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Mar 01; 68(3):329-36. PMID: 25501609; PMCID: PMC4415161 [Available on 03/01/16].
  35. O'Cleirigh C, Dale SK, Elsesser S, Pantalone DW, Mayer KH, Bradford JB, Safren SA. Sexual minority specific and related traumatic experiences are associated with increased risk for smoking among gay and bisexual men. J Psychosom Res. 2015 May; 78(5):472-7. PMID: 25754971; PMCID: PMC4451223.
  36. Labbe AK, O'Cleirigh CM, Stein M, Safren SA. Depression CBT treatment gains among HIV-infected persons with a history of injection drug use varies as a function of baseline substance use. Psychol Health Med. 2015; 20(7):870-7. PMID: 25588153; PMCID: PMC4501908 [Available on 10/01/16].
  37. O'Cleirigh C, Valentine SE, Pinkston M, Herman D, Bedoya CA, Gordon JR, Safren SA. The unique challenges facing HIV-positive patients who smoke cigarettes: HIV viremia, ART adherence, engagement in HIV care, and concurrent substance use. AIDS Behav. 2015 Jan; 19(1):178-85. PMID: 24770984; PMCID: PMC4415512.
  38. Applebaum AJ, Bedoya CA, Hendriksen ES, Wilkinson JL, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C. Future directions for interventions targeting PTSD in HIV-infected adults. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2015 Mar-Apr; 26(2):127-38. PMID: 25665885; PMCID: PMC4465279.
  39. Andersen L, Kagee A, O'Cleirigh C, Safren S, Joska J. Understanding the experience and manifestation of depression in people living with HIV/AIDS in South Africa. AIDS Care. 2015; 27(1):59-62. PMID: 25303372; PMCID: PMC4241601.
  40. Pecoraro A, Mimiaga M, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA, Blokhina E, Verbitskaya E, Yaroslavtseva T, Ustinov A, Lioznov DA, Zvartau E, Krupitsky E, Woody GE. Depression, substance use, viral load, and CD4+ count among patients who continued or left antiretroviral therapy for HIV in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. AIDS Care. 2015; 27(1):86-92. PMID: 25264710; PMCID: PMC4221462.
  41. O'Cleirigh C, Magidson JF, Skeer MR, Mayer KH, Safren SA. Prevalence of Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Symptomatology Among HIV-Infected Gay and Bisexual Men in HIV Primary Care. Psychosomatics. 2015 Sep-Oct; 56(5):470-8. PMID: 25656425; PMCID: PMC4339664.
  42. Kosiba JD, Gonzalez A, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Medication Adherence and HIV Symptom Distress in Relation to Panic Disorder Among HIV-Positive Adults Managing Opioid Dependence. Cognit Ther Res. 2014 Aug; 38(4):458-464. PMID: 26146476.
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  43. Wade Taylor S, Mayer KH, Elsesser SM, Mimiaga MJ, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Optimizing content for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) counseling for men who have sex with men: Perspectives of PrEP users and high-risk PrEP naïve men. AIDS Behav. 2014 May; 18(5):871-9. PMID: 24077928; PMCID: PMC4265582.
  44. Mayer KH, Skeer MR, O'Cleirigh C, Goshe BM, Safren SA. Factors associated with amplified HIV transmission behavior among American men who have sex with men engaged in care: implications for clinical providers. Ann Behav Med. 2014 Apr; 47(2):165-71. PMID: 23873338; PMCID: PMC3880641.
  45. Pecoraro A, Mimiaga MJ, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA, Blokhina E, Verbitskaya E, Krupitsky E, Dvoriak S, Woody G. Lost-to-care and engaged-in-care HIV patients in Leningrad Oblast, Russian Federation: barriers and facilitators to medical visit retention. AIDS Care. 2014; 26(10):1249-57. PMID: 24666174; PMCID: PMC4087045.
  46. Blashill AJ, Wilson JM, O'Cleirigh CM, Mayer KH, Safren SA. Examining the correspondence between relationship identity and actual sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men. Arch Sex Behav. 2014 Jan; 43(1):129-37. PMID: 24198170; PMCID: PMC3947093.
  47. Knouse LE, Traeger L, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms and five-factor model traits in a clinical sample: a structural equation modeling approach. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2013 Oct; 201(10):848-54. PMID: 24080671; PMCID: PMC3821966.
  48. Psaros C, O'Cleirigh C, Bullis JR, Markowitz SM, Safren SA. The influence of psychological variables on health-related quality of life among HIV-positive individuals with a history of intravenous drug use. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2013 Sep-Oct; 45(4):304-12. PMID: 24377169; PMCID: PMC3877931.
  49. Blashill AJ, Mayer KH, Crane HM, Baker JS, Willig JH, Willig AL, Grasso C, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Body mass index, depression, and condom use among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a longitudinal moderation analysis. Arch Sex Behav. 2014 May; 43(4):729-34. PMID: 23979782; PMCID: PMC3933471.
  50. Smits JA, Hofmann SG, Rosenfield D, DeBoer LB, Costa PT, Simon NM, O'Cleirigh C, Meuret AE, Marques L, Otto MW, Pollack MH. D-cycloserine augmentation of cognitive behavioral group therapy of social anxiety disorder: prognostic and prescriptive variables. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2013 Dec; 81(6):1100-12. PMID: 23937345; PMCID: PMC4241751.
  51. O'Cleirigh C, Newcomb ME, Mayer KH, Skeer M, Traeger L, Safren SA. Moderate levels of depression predict sexual transmission risk in HIV-infected MSM: a longitudinal analysis of data from six sites involved in a "prevention for positives" study. AIDS Behav. 2013 Jun; 17(5):1764-9. PMID: 23605154; PMCID: PMC3752694.
  52. Mereish EH, O'Cleirigh C, Bradford JB. Interrelationships between LGBT-based victimization, suicide, and substance use problems in a diverse sample of sexual and gender minorities. Psychol Health Med. 2014; 19(1):1-13. PMID: 23535038; PMCID: PMC3809157.
  53. Wade Taylor S, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Safren SA. HIV-infected men who have sex with men who engage in very high levels of transmission risk behaviors: establishing a context for novel prevention interventions. Psychol Health Med. 2013; 18(5):576-87. PMID: 23323526; PMCID: PMC3857998.
  54. O'Cleirigh C, Traeger L, Mayer KH, Magidson JF, Safren SA. Anxiety Specific Pathways to HIV Sexual Transmission Risk Behavior among Young Gay and Bisexual Men. J Gay Lesbian Ment Health. 2013 Jan 01; 17(3):314-326. PMID: 23997845.
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  55. Ironson G, O'Cleirigh C, Leserman J, Stuetzle R, Fordiani J, Fletcher M, Schneiderman N. Gender-specific effects of an augmented written emotional disclosure intervention on posttraumatic, depressive, and HIV-disease-related outcomes: a randomized, controlled trial. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2013 Apr; 81(2):284-98. PMID: 23244367; PMCID: PMC4465280.
  56. Blashill AJ, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Goshe BM, Safren SA. Body mass index, depression and sexual transmission risk behaviors among HIV-positive MSM. AIDS Behav. 2012 Nov; 16(8):2251-6. PMID: 21983696; PMCID: PMC3623671.
  57. Mimiaga MJ, Reisner SL, Pantalone DW, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Safren SA. A pilot trial of integrated behavioral activation and sexual risk reduction counseling for HIV-uninfected men who have sex with men abusing crystal methamphetamine. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2012 Nov; 26(11):681-93. PMID: 23030605; PMCID: PMC3495110.
  58. Safren SA, O'Cleirigh CM, Skeer M, Elsesser SA, Mayer KH. Project enhance: a randomized controlled trial of an individualized HIV prevention intervention for HIV-infected men who have sex with men conducted in a primary care setting. Health Psychol. 2013 Feb; 32(2):171-9. PMID: 22746262; PMCID: PMC3651590.
  59. Safren SA, O'Cleirigh CM, Bullis JR, Otto MW, Stein MD, Pollack MH. Cognitive behavioral therapy for adherence and depression (CBT-AD) in HIV-infected injection drug users: a randomized controlled trial. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2012 Jun; 80(3):404-15. PMID: 22545737; PMCID: PMC3365619.
  60. Skeer MR, Mimiaga MJ, Mayer KH, O'Cleirigh C, Covahey C, Safren SA. Patterns of substance use among a large urban cohort of HIV-infected men who have sex with men in primary care. AIDS Behav. 2012 Apr; 16(3):676-89. PMID: 21234666; PMCID: PMC3677524.
  61. O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA, Mayer KH. The pervasive effects of childhood sexual abuse: challenges for improving HIV prevention and treatment interventions. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Apr 01; 59(4):331-4. PMID: 22293545; PMCID: PMC3657844.
  62. Hatzenbuehler ML, O'Cleirigh C, Grasso C, Mayer K, Safren S, Bradford J. Effect of same-sex marriage laws on health care use and expenditures in sexual minority men: a quasi-natural experiment. Am J Public Health. 2012 Feb; 102(2):285-91. PMID: 22390442; PMCID: PMC3484969.
  63. Gonzalez A, Barinas J, O'Cleirigh C. Substance use: impact on adherence and HIV medical treatment. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2011 Dec; 8(4):223-34. PMID: 21858414.
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  64. Traeger L, O'Cleirigh C, Skeer MR, Mayer KH, Safren SA. Risk factors for missed HIV primary care visits among men who have sex with men. J Behav Med. 2012 Oct; 35(5):548-56. PMID: 22068878; PMCID: PMC3638768.
  65. Markowitz SM, O'Cleirigh C, Hendriksen ES, Bullis JR, Stein M, Safren SA. Childhood sexual abuse and health risk behaviors in patients with HIV and a history of injection drug use. AIDS Behav. 2011 Oct; 15(7):1554-60. PMID: 21161362; PMCID: PMC3638763.
  66. Hatzenbuehler ML, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Mimiaga MJ, Safren SA. Prospective associations between HIV-related stigma, transmission risk behaviors, and adverse mental health outcomes in men who have sex with men. Ann Behav Med. 2011 Oct; 42(2):227-34. PMID: 21533623; PMCID: PMC3651589.
  67. Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C, Skeer MR, Driskell J, Goshe BM, Covahey C, Mayer KH. Demonstration and evaluation of a peer-delivered, individually-tailored, HIV prevention intervention for HIV-infected MSM in their primary care setting. AIDS Behav. 2011 Jul; 15(5):949-58. PMID: 20853023.
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  68. Safren SA, Blashill AJ, O'Cleirigh CM. Promoting the sexual health of MSM in the context of comorbid mental health problems. AIDS Behav. 2011 Apr; 15 Suppl 1:S30-4. PMID: 21331799; PMCID: PMC3610408.
  69. Applebaum AJ, Bullis JR, Traeger LN, O'cleirigh C, Otto MW, Pollack MH, Safren SA. Rates of mood and anxiety disorders and contributors to continued heroin use in methadone maintenance patients: A comparison by HIV status. Neurobehav HIV Med. 2010 Aug 10; 2010(2):49-57. PMID: 24062619.
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  70. Driskell JR, O'Cleirigh C, Covahey C, Ripton J, Mayer K, Perry D, Salomon E, Safren S. Building Program Acceptability: Perceptions of Gay and Bisexual Men on Peer or Prevention Case Manager Relationships in Secondary HIV Prevention Counseling. J Gay Lesbian Soc Serv. 2010 Jul 01; 22(3):269-286. PMID: 23710120.
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  71. Safren SA, Traeger L, Skeer MR, O'Cleirigh C, Meade CS, Covahey C, Mayer KH. Testing a social-cognitive model of HIV transmission risk behaviors in HIV-infected MSM with and without depression. Health Psychol. 2010 Mar; 29(2):215-21. PMID: 20230095; PMCID: PMC2841316.
  72. Mayer KH, O'Cleirigh C, Skeer M, Covahey C, Leidolf E, Vanderwarker R, Safren SA. Which HIV-infected men who have sex with men in care are engaging in risky sex and acquiring sexually transmitted infections: findings from a Boston community health centre. Sex Transm Infect. 2010 Feb; 86(1):66-70. PMID: 19720603; PMCID: PMC3651587.
  73. Löckenhoff CE, Ironson GH, O'Cleirigh C, Costa PT. Five-factor model personality traits, spirituality/religiousness, and mental health among people living with HIV. J Pers. 2009 Oct; 77(5):1411-36. PMID: 19686457; PMCID: PMC2739880.
  74. Mimiaga MJ, Noonan E, Donnell D, Safren SA, Koenen KC, Gortmaker S, O'Cleirigh C, Chesney MA, Coates TJ, Koblin BA, Mayer KH. Childhood sexual abuse is highly associated with HIV risk-taking behavior and infection among MSM in the EXPLORE Study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Jul 01; 51(3):340-8. PMID: 19367173; PMCID: PMC3292283.
  75. O'Cleirigh C, Skeer M, Mayer KH, Safren SA. Functional impairment and health care utilization among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: the relationship with depression and post-traumatic stress. J Behav Med. 2009 Oct; 32(5):466-77. PMID: 19526337; PMCID: PMC3677536.
  76. Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C, Tan JY, Raminani SR, Reilly LC, Otto MW, Mayer KH. A randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for adherence and depression (CBT-AD) in HIV-infected individuals. Health Psychol. 2009 Jan; 28(1):1-10. PMID: 19210012; PMCID: PMC2643364.
  77. Leserman J, Ironson G, O'Cleirigh C, Fordiani JM, Balbin E. Stressful life events and adherence in HIV. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2008 May; 22(5):403-11. PMID: 18373416; PMCID: PMC2567910.
  78. O'Cleirigh C, Safren S. Optimizing the effects of stress management interventions in HIV. Health Psychol. 2008 May; 27(3):297-301. PMID: 18624592; PMCID: PMC3658116.
  79. Ironson GH, O'Cleirigh C, Weiss A, Schneiderman N, Costa PT. Personality and HIV disease progression: role of NEO-PI-R openness, extraversion, and profiles of engagement. Psychosom Med. 2008 Feb; 70(2):245-53. PMID: 18256349; PMCID: PMC2621315.
  80. O'Cleirigh C, Ironson G, Fletcher MA, Schneiderman N. Written emotional disclosure and processing of trauma are associated with protected health status and immunity in people living with HIV/AIDS. Br J Health Psychol. 2008 Feb; 13(Pt 1):81-4. PMID: 18230237; PMCID: PMC2567909.
  81. O'Cleirigh C, Ironson G, Weiss A, Costa PT. Conscientiousness predicts disease progression (CD4 number and viral load) in people living with HIV. Health Psychol. 2007 Jul; 26(4):473-80. PMID: 17605567.
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  82. Knauz RO, Safren SA, O'Cleirigh C, Capistrant BD, Driskell JR, Aguilar D, Salomon L, Hobson J, Mayer KH. Developing an HIV-prevention intervention for HIV-infected men who have sex with men in HIV care: project enhance. AIDS Behav. 2007 Sep; 11(5 Suppl):S117-26. PMID: 17592765.
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  83. O'Cleirigh C, Ironson G, Smits JA. Does distress tolerance moderate the impact of major life events on psychosocial variables and behaviors important in the management of HIV? Behav Ther. 2007 Sep; 38(3):314-23. PMID: 17697855; PMCID: PMC2567911.
  84. Olatunji BO, Mimiaga MJ, O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Review of treatment studies of depression in HIV. Top HIV Med. 2006 Aug-Sep; 14(3):112-24. PMID: 16946456.
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  85. O'Cleirigh C, Safren SA. Domains of life satisfaction among patients living with HIV: A factor analytic study of the quality of life inventory. AIDS Behav. 2006 Jan; 10(1):53-8. PMID: 16400507.
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  86. Ironson G, O'Cleirigh C, Fletcher MA, Laurenceau JP, Balbin E, Klimas N, Schneiderman N, Solomon G. Psychosocial factors predict CD4 and viral load change in men and women with human immunodeficiency virus in the era of highly active antiretroviral treatment. Psychosom Med. 2005 Nov-Dec; 67(6):1013-21. PMID: 16314608; PMCID: PMC2614887.
  87. O'Cleirigh C, Casey JT, Walsh PK, O'Shea DG. Morphological engineering of Streptomyces hygroscopicus var. geldanus: regulation of pellet morphology through manipulation of broth viscosity. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2005 Aug; 68(3):305-10. PMID: 15660211.
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  88. Ironson G, Balbin E, Stuetzle R, Fletcher MA, O'Cleirigh C, Laurenceau JP, Schneiderman N, Solomon G. Dispositional optimism and the mechanisms by which it predicts slower disease progression in HIV: proactive behavior, avoidant coping, and depression. Int J Behav Med. 2005; 12(2):86-97. PMID: 15901217; PMCID: PMC3000803.
  89. Casey JT, O'Cleirigh C, Walsh PK, O'Shea DG. Development of a robust microtiter plate-based assay method for assessment of bioactivity. J Microbiol Methods. 2004 Sep; 58(3):327-34. PMID: 15279937.
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  90. Kremer H, Bader A, O'Cleirigh C, Bierhoff HW, Brockmeyer NH. The decision to forgo antiretroviral therapy in people living with HIV compliance as paternalism or partnership? Eur J Med Res. 2004 Feb 27; 9(2):61-70. PMID: 15090291.
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  91. O'Cleirigh C, Walsh PK, O'Shea DG. Morphological quantification of pellets in Streptomyces hygroscopicus var. geldanus fermentation broths using a flatbed scanner. Biotechnol Lett. 2003 Oct; 25(19):1677-83. PMID: 14584928.
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  92. O'Cleirigh C, Ironson G, Antoni M, Fletcher MA, McGuffey L, Balbin E, Schneiderman N, Solomon G. Emotional expression and depth processing of trauma and their relation to long-term survival in patients with HIV/AIDS. J Psychosom Res. 2003 Mar; 54(3):225-35. PMID: 12614832.
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  93. Ironson G, Solomon GF, Balbin EG, O'Cleirigh C, George A, Kumar M, Larson D, Woods TE. The Ironson-woods Spirituality/Religiousness Index is associated with long survival, health behaviors, less distress, and low cortisol in people with HIV/AIDS. Ann Behav Med. 2002; 24(1):34-48. PMID: 12008793.
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  94. O'Cleirigh CM, McAdam DB, Cuvo AJ. Behavioral interventions to reduce stereotypic behaviors of persons with visual impairments: a methodological review and critical analysis. Prog Behav Modif. 1994; 29:27-52. PMID: 8153024.
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