Published on in Vol 23 , No 11 (2021) :November

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/23852, first published .
Adaptation of a Theory-Based Social Networking and Gamified App-Based Intervention to Improve Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Adherence Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men in Bangkok, Thailand: Qualitative Study

Adaptation of a Theory-Based Social Networking and Gamified App-Based Intervention to Improve Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Adherence Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men in Bangkok, Thailand: Qualitative Study

Adaptation of a Theory-Based Social Networking and Gamified App-Based Intervention to Improve Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Adherence Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men in Bangkok, Thailand: Qualitative Study

Wipaporn Natalie Songtaweesin 1 , MBBS, DTMH ;   Sara LeGrand 2 , PhD ;   Shashika Bandara 2 , MSc ;   Caitlin Piccone 2 , MPH ;   Prissana Wongharn 1 , MSc ;   Juthamanee Moonwong 1 , MSc ;   Thidarat Jupimai 1 , MSc ;   Chutima Saisaengjan 1 , MA ;   Tuangtip Theerawit 1 , MPH ;   Kathryn Muessig 3 , PhD ;   Lisa Hightow-Weidman 3, 4 , MPH, MD ;   Thanyawee Puthanakit 1, 5 , MD, MHS ;   Nittaya Phanuphak 6 , MD, PhD ;   Arunrat Tangmunkongvorakul 7 , PhD

1 Faculty of Medicine , Center of Excellence for Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Vaccines , Chulalongkorn University , Bangkok , TH

2 Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research , Duke Global Health Institute , Duke University , Durham , NC , US

3 Department of Health Behavior , Gillings School of Global Public Health , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Chapel Hill , NC , US

4 Behavior and Technology Lab , Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Chapel Hill , NC , US

5 Department of Pediatrics , Faculty of Medicine , Chulalongkorn University , Bangkok , TH

6 Institute for HIV Research and Innovation , Bangkok , TH

7 Research Institute for Health Sciences , Chiang Mai University , Chiang Mai , TH

Corresponding Author:

  • Arunrat Tangmunkongvorakul, PhD
  • Research Institute for Health Sciences
  • Chiang Mai University
  • 110 Intavarorot Road, Tambol Siphum
  • Amphur Muang
  • Chiang Mai
  • TH
  • Phone: 66 815942773
  • Email: arunrat@rihes.org