This model describes the tranmission of HIV by means of unprotected anal intercourse in a population of men-who-have-sex-with-men.
The model is parameterized based on field data from a cohort study conducted in Atlanta Georgia.
This version of the model is a stand alone version, it requires no additional inputs and runs as is. Setup is used to initiate a population, go is used to account for network dynamics and spreading behaviors.
This model presents a replication of the EpiModel model, described in the following paper.
Jenness, S. M., Goodreau, S. M., Rosenberg, E., Beylerian, E. N., Hoover, K. W., Smith, D. K., & Sullivan, P. (2016). Impact of the Centers for Disease Control’s HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis Guidelines for Men Who Have Sex With Men in the United States. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 214(12), 1800-1807.
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