Published on in Vol 22, No 2 (2020): February

Effect of a WeChat-Based Intervention (Run4Love) on Depressive Symptoms Among People Living With HIV in China: Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of a WeChat-Based Intervention (Run4Love) on Depressive Symptoms Among People Living With HIV in China: Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of a WeChat-Based Intervention (Run4Love) on Depressive Symptoms Among People Living With HIV in China: Randomized Controlled Trial

Yan Guo   1, 2, 3 , PhD ;   Y Alicia Hong   4 , PhD ;   Weiping Cai   5 , MD ;   Linghua Li   5 , MD ;   Yuantao Hao   2, 3 , PhD ;   Jiaying Qiao   2 , MS ;   Zhimeng Xu   2 , MS ;   Hanxi Zhang   6 , MS ;   Chengbo Zeng   7, 8 , MS ;   Cong Liu   5 , MS ;   Yiran Li   2 , BA ;   Mengting Zhu   2 , BA ;   Yu Zeng   2 , BA ;   Frank J Penedo   9, 10 , PhD

1 Sun Yat-sen Center for Migrant Health Policy, Guangzhou, China

2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

3 Sun Yat-sen Center for Global Health, Guangzhou, China

4 Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, United States

5 Department of Infectious Diseases, Guangzhou Number Eight People’s Hospital, Guangzhou, China

6 National Center of AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, Beijing, China

7 Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, United States

8 South Carolina SmartState Center of Healthcare Quality, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, United States

9 Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, United States

10 Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States

Corresponding Author:

  • Y Alicia Hong, PhD
  • Department of Health Administration and Policy
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • George Mason University
  • 4400 University Dr. MS 1J3
  • Fairfax, VA
  • United States
  • Phone: 1 7039931929
  • Email: yhong22@gmu.edu