Dr Mo Hammoud

Dr Mo Hammoud

Research Fellow

Doctor of Philosophy
UNSW Sydney, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Kirby Institute for Infection and Immunity in Society.
Thesis title: Emerging practices and the potential to change HIV epidemiological trends: HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a harm reduction strategy among gay and bisexual men who engage in chemsex.

Awards: 

  • 2020: Dean’s Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis. Dean of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney.
    Thesis accepted without revision and received the highest rating in all examination criteria.
  • 2020: Postgraduate Student Prize Kirby Institute, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney.
    Most outstanding first-author paper by a Kirby Institute student in a peer-reviewed journal in the area of infectious diseases.

 

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
Western Sydney University. MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development. 
Thesis title: Can episodic memory influence the initial stage of visual word recognition? 

Awards:

  • 2011: Deans Merit Award for outstanding grades
  • 2012: Deans Merit Award for outstanding grades

 

Bachelor of Information Technology (Software Engineering)
Western Sydney University. 

Epidemiology & Statistics for Public Health
UNSW Sydney

Introduction to Biostatistics
The Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney

Peer Mentoring Program 
UNSW Sydney

NIDA Presenting with Confidence
NIDA Corporate

NVIVO Certified Advanced User
QSR International

Mental Health First Aid
Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Certificate
Lifeline Australia

Medicine & Health
The Kirby Institute

Mo is the Group Leader for the LGBTQ+ Population Health Research GroupSituated within the HIV Epidemiology and Prevention Program at the Kirby Institute, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney, his program conducts research that addresses the health and well-being of LGBTQ+ individuals and communities in Australia. Mo's interdisciplinary team focuses on new and emerging infectious diseases, sexual health, mental health, substance use, and health policy that affect LGBTQ+ communities.

Mo is also a Research Fellow within the HIV Epidemiology and Prevention Program at the Kirby Institute, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney. His lead authored publications were used to inform an update to the Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) PrEP Guidelines, and cited by the World Health Organization, the United Nation, the Australian Governments Ministry of Health Eights National HIV Strategy, NSW Ministry of Health HIV Strategy, and two NGO strategies on mental health and illicit drug use.

Broad Research Areas:

Sexuality and sexual identity; Mental health. Transmission and prevention of HIV other sexually transmissible infections; Gay men's health; Sexual behaviour. Drug use and misuse. Subcultural affiliation.

  • Journal articles | 2024
    Andrews S; Hammoud M; Prestage G; Newcombe D; Saxton P, 2024, 'Sexualised drug use among gay and bisexual men in New Zealand: Findings from a national cross-sectional study', Drug and Alcohol Review, 43, pp. 283 - 293, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.13762
    Journal articles | 2024
    Saliba B; Kang M; Wells N; Mao L; Prestage G; Hammoud MA, 2024, 'Hiding in Plain Sight: Highlighting the Research Gap on Access to HIV and other Sexual Health Services for Underrepresented Gay Men in Developed Western Countries – Insights from a Scoping Review with a Focus on Arab Men.', Sexual Health, 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH23131
    Journal articles | 2023
    Freestone J; Ezard N; Bourne A; Brett J; Roberts DM; Hammoud M; Nedanoski A; Prestage G; Siefried KJ, 2023, 'Understandings, attitudes, practices and responses to GHB overdose among GHB consumers', Harm Reduction Journal, 20, pp. 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12954-023-00857-z
    Journal articles | 2023
    Gahan L; Seed CR; Hammoud MA; Prestage G; Hoad VC; Kaldor JM, 2023, 'Perceived risk of HIV transmission by blood transfusion among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (gbMSM) in Australia', Transfusion, 63, pp. 1528 - 1537, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/trf.17456
    Journal articles | 2023
    MacGibbon J; Cornelisse VJ; Smith AKJ; Broady TR; Hammoud MA; Bavinton BR; Heath-Paynter D; Vaughan M; Wright EJ; Holt M; Hammoud M, 2023, 'Mpox (monkeypox) knowledge, concern, willingness to change behaviour, and seek vaccination: results of a national cross-sectional survey.', Sex Health, 20, pp. 403 - 410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH23047
    Journal articles | 2023
    Murphy D; Ellard J; Maher L; Saxton P; Holt M; Haire B; Grulich A; Bavinton B; Philpot S; Bourne A; Storer D; Jin F; Hammoud M; Prestage G, 2023, 'How to have sex in a pandemic: the development of strategies to prevent COVID-19 transmission in sexual encounters among gay and bisexual men in Australia', Culture, Health and Sexuality, 25, pp. 271 - 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2022.2037717
    Journal articles | 2023
    Storer D; Lafferty L; Graham S; Murphy D; Rance J; Brener L; Seale H; Hammoud MA; Prestage G; Beadman M; Gardner K; Blaxland M; Bolt R; Caruana T; Philpot S; Rule J; Bryant J, 2023, 'Perceptions of COVID-19 Vaccines: Lessons from Selected Populations Who Experience Discrimination in the Australian Healthcare System', Health & Social Care in the Community, 2023, pp. 1 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2023/5901128
    Journal articles | 2023
    Storer D; Prestage G; McManus H; Maher L; Bavinton BR; Ellard J; Jin F; Philpot S; Holt M; Saxton P; Haire B; Murphy D; Hammoud MA, 2023, 'Relationship Between Sexual Behaviors with Non-committed Relationship Partners and COVID-19 Restrictions and Notification Rates: Results from a Longitudinal Study of Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia', Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 20, pp. 825 - 836, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13178-022-00733-8
    Journal articles | 2022
    Adhikari A; Abayasingam A; Rodrigo C; Agapiou D; Pandzic E; Brasher NA; Fernando BSM; Keoshkerian E; Li H; Kim HN; Lord M; Popovic G; Rawlinson W; Mina M; Post JJ; Hudson B; Gilroy N; Dwyer D; Sasson SC; Grubor-Bauk B; Lloyd AR; Martinello M; Bull RA; Tedla N; Kaldor J; Dore G; Sorrell T; Bartlett A; Lemberg D; Di Girolamo N; Byrne M; Hammoud M; Sultan R; Konecny P; Matthews G; Shek D; Holdaway S; Mitsa-Kos K; How-Chow D; Lagunday R; Robinson S; Terrill L; Joshi N; Li Y; Gill S; Sevehon A, 2022, 'Longitudinal Characterization of Phagocytic and Neutralization Functions of Anti-Spike Antibodies in Plasma of Patients after Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection', Journal of Immunology, 209, pp. 1499 - 1512, http://dx.doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.2200272
    Journal articles | 2022
    Balachandran H; Phetsouphanh C; Agapiou D; Adhikari A; Rodrigo C; Hammoud M; Shrestha LB; Keoshkerian E; Gupta M; Turville S; Christ D; King C; Sasson SC; Bartlett A; Grubor-Bauk B; Rawlinson W; Aggarwal A; Stella AO; Klemm V; Mina MM; Post JJ; Hudson B; Gilroy N; Konecny P; Ahlenstiel G; Dwyer DE; Sorrell TC; Kelleher A; Tedla N; Lloyd AR; Martinello M; Bull RA, 2022, 'Maintenance of broad neutralizing antibodies and memory B cells 1 year post-infection is predicted by SARS-CoV-2-specific CD4+ T cell responses', Cell Reports, 38, pp. 110345, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2022.110345
    Journal articles | 2022
    Bavinton BR; Chan C; Hammoud MA; Maher L; Haire B; Degenhardt L; Holt M; Lea T; Bath N; Storer D; Jin F; Grulich AE; Bourne A; Saxton P; Prestage GP; Murphy D; Mackie B; Batrouney C; Ellard J; Grierson J; Pastorelli M, 2022, 'Increase in Depression and Anxiety Among Australian Gay and Bisexual Men During COVID-19 Restrictions: Findings from a Prospective Online Cohort Study', Archives of Sexual Behavior, 51, pp. 355 - 364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10508-021-02276-2
    Journal articles | 2022
    Freestone J; Siefried KJ; Prestage G; Hammoud M; Molyneux A; Bourne A, 2022, 'Individual level peer interventions for gay and bisexual men who have sex with men between 2000 and 2020: A scoping review', PLoS ONE, 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0270649
    Journal articles | 2022
    Hammoud MA; Wells N; Holt M; Bavinton B; Jin F; Maher L; Philpot S; Haire B; Degenhardt L; Bourne A; Saxton P; Keen P; Storer D; Prestage G, 2022, 'COVID-19 Testing in a Weekly Cohort Study of Gay and Bisexual Men: The Impact of Health-Seeking Behaviors and Social Connection', AIDS and Behavior, 27, pp. 948 - 956, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-022-03831-1
    Journal articles | 2022
    Kolstee J; Prestage G; Bavinton B; Hammoud M; Philpot S; Keen P; Grulich A; Holt M, 2022, 'Trust, Familiarity, Optimism, and Pleasure: Australian Gay Men Accounting for Inconsistent HIV Prevention Practices in the PrEP Era', Archives of Sexual Behavior, 51, pp. 2563 - 2570, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10508-021-02203-5
    Journal articles | 2022
    Kolstee J; Prestage G; Philpot S; Bavinton B; Hammoud M; Keen P; Holt M, 2022, 'The effect of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) on negotiating casual sex between gay men: disclosure, assumptions, and communication.', Sexual Health, 20, pp. 64 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/sh22095
    Journal articles | 2022
    Kong FYS; Unemo M; Lim SH; Latch N; Williamson DA; Roberts JA; Wallis SC; Parker SL; Landersdorfer CB; Yap T; Fairley CK; Chow EPF; Lewis DA; Hammoud MA; Hocking JS, 2022, 'Optimisation of treatments for oral Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection: Pharmacokinetics Study (STI-PK project) - study protocol for non-randomised clinical trial', BMJ Open, 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2022-064782
    Journal articles | 2022
    Philpot SP; Prestage G; Holt M; Maher L; Haire B; Bourne A; Hammoud MA, 2022, 'Reasons for not Using HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) among Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia: Mixed-Methods Analyses from a National, Online, Observational Study', Behavioral Medicine, 49, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08964289.2022.2033159
    Journal articles | 2022
    Prestage G; Storer D; Jin F; Haire B; Maher L; Philpot S; Bavinton B; Saxton P; Murphy D; Holt M; Bourne A; Hammoud MA, 2022, 'COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake and Its Impacts in a Cohort of Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia', AIDS and Behavior, 26, pp. 2692 - 2702, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-022-03611-x
    Journal articles | 2022
    Sriamporn KT; Saxton P; Consedine N; Hammoud M; Prestage G, 2022, 'Blood donation behaviour and attitudes towards the 12-month deferral policy among gay and bisexual men in New Zealand', Vox Sanguinis, 117, pp. 1145 - 1152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/vox.13336
    Journal articles | 2022
    Strongylou DE; Flowers P; McKenna R; Kincaid RA; Clutterbuck D; Hammoud MA; Heng J; Kerr Y; McDaid L; Frankis JS, 2022, 'Understanding and responding to remote mental health help-seeking by gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (GBMSM) in the U.K. and Republic of Ireland: a mixed-method study conducted in the context of COVID-19', Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, 10, pp. 357 - 378, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21642850.2022.2053687
    Journal articles | 2022
    Wells N; Philpot SP; Murphy D; Ellard J; Howard C; Rule J; Fairley C; Prestage G; Brown G; Jin J; Kaldor J; Guy R; Grulich A; Mao L; Donovan B; Persson A; Medland N; Clifton B; Hilton P; Hammoud M; Malhotra S; Bastian L, 2022, 'Belonging, social connection and non-clinical care: Experiences of HIV peer support among recently diagnosed people living with HIV in Australia', Health and Social Care in the Community, 30, pp. e4793 - e4801, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hsc.13886
    Journal articles | 2021
    Abayasingam A; Balachandran H; Agapiou D; Hammoud M; Rodrigo C; Keoshkerian E; Li H; Brasher NA; Christ D; Rouet R; Burnet D; Grubor-Bauk B; Rawlinson W; Turville S; Aggarwal A; Stella AO; Fichter C; Brilot F; Mina M; Post JJ; Hudson B; Gilroy N; Dwyer D; Sasson SC; Tea F; Pilli D; Kelleher A; Tedla N; Lloyd AR; Martinello M; Bull RA; Burnett D, 2021, 'Long-term persistence of RBD+ memory B cells encoding neutralizing antibodies in SARS-CoV-2 infection', Cell Reports Medicine, 2, pp. 100228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.xcrm.2021.100228
    Journal articles | 2021
    Bavinton BR; Hammoud MA; Holt M; Saxton P; Bourne A; MacGibbon J; Jin F; Maher L; Prestage GP, 2021, 'Changes in Sexual Behaviour Following PrEP Initiation Among Australian Gay and Bisexual Men in Relationships: Results from a Prospective Observational Study.', AIDS Behav, 25, pp. 3704 - 3711, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-021-03232-w
    Journal articles | 2021
    Bavinton BR; Vaccher S; Jin F; Prestage GP; Holt M; Zablotska-Manos IB; Guy R; Amin J; Templeton DJ; Yeung B; Hammoud MA; Lewis D; Baker D; Dharan N; McNulty AM; Grulich AE, 2021, 'High Levels of Prevention-Effective Adherence to HIV PrEP: An Analysis of Substudy Data from the EPIC-NSW Trial', Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 87, pp. 1040 - 1047, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002691
    Journal articles | 2021
    Grulich AE; Jin F; Bavinton BR; Yeung B; Hammoud MA; Amin J; Cabrera G; Clackett S; Ogilvie E; Vaccher S; Vickers T; McNulty A; Smith DJ; Dharan NJ; Selvey C; Power C; Price K; Zablotska I; Baker DA; Bloch M; Brown K; Carmody CJ; Carr A; Chanisheff D; Doong N; Finlayson R; Lewis DA; Lusk J; Martin S; Ooi C; Read P; Ryder N; Smith D; Tuck Meng Soo C; Templeton DJ; Vlahakis E; Guy R, 2021, 'Long-term protection from HIV infection with oral HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis in gay and bisexual men: findings from the expanded and extended EPIC-NSW prospective implementation study', The Lancet HIV, 8, pp. e486 - e494, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3018(21)00074-6
    Journal articles | 2021
    Hammoud MA; Grulich A; Holt M; Maher L; Murphy D; Jin F; Bavinton B; Haire B; Ellard J; Vaccher S; Saxton P; Bourne A; Degenhardt L; Storer D; Prestage G, 2021, 'Substantial decline in use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) following introduction of COVID-19 physical distancing restrictions in Australia: Results from a prospective observational study of gay and bisexual men.', J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 86, pp. 22 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002514
    Journal articles | 2021
    Philpot SP; Holt M; Murphy D; Haire B; Prestage G; Maher L; Bavinton BR; Hammoud MA; Jin F; Bourne A, 2021, 'Qualitative Findings on the Impact of COVID-19 Restrictions on Australian Gay and Bisexual Men: Community Belonging and Mental Well-being', Qualitative Health Research, 31, pp. 2414 - 2425, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/10497323211039204
    Journal articles | 2020
    Clackett S; Seed CR; Prestage G; Hammoud MA; Hoad V; Saxton P; Haire B; Holt M; Jin F; Bourne A; Maher L; Kaldor J, 2020, 'Attitudes and willingness to donate blood among gay and bisexual men in Australia', Transfusion, 60, pp. 965 - 973, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/trf.15768
    Journal articles | 2020
    Hammoud MA; Jin F; Maher L; Bourne A; Haire B; Saxton P; Vaccher S; Lea T; Degenhardt L; Prestage G, 2020, 'Biomedical HIV Protection Among Gay and Bisexual Men Who Use Crystal Methamphetamine', AIDS and Behavior, 24, pp. 1400 - 1413, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-019-02739-7
    Journal articles | 2020
    Hammoud MA; Maher L; Holt M; Degenhardt L; Jin J; Murphy D; Bavinton B; Grulich A; Lea T; Haire B; Bourne A; Saxton P; Vaccher S; Ellard J; Mackie B; Batrouney C; Bath N; Prestage G, 2020, 'Physical distancing due to COVID-19 disrupts sexual behaviours among gay and bisexual men in Australia', JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, Publish Ahead of Print, pp. 309 - 315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000002462
    Journal articles | 2020
    Keen P; Hammoud MA; Bourne A; Bavinton B; Holt M; Vaccher S; Haire B; Saxton P; Jin F; Maher L; Grulich AE; Prestage G, 2020, 'Use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) associated with lower HIV anxiety among gay and bisexual men in Australia who are at high risk of HIV infection', JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 83, pp. 119 - 125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000002232
    Journal articles | 2020
    Keen P; Lee E; Grulich AE; Prestage G; Guy R; Stoove MA; Bavinton BR; Asselin J; Hammoud MA; Broady T; Duck T; Holt M, 2020, 'Sustained, low prevalence of undiagnosed HIV among gay and bisexual men in Sydney, Australia coincident with increased testing and pre-exposure prophylaxis use', JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, Publish Ahead of Print, pp. e41 - e47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000002451
    Journal articles | 2020
    Kolstee J; Holt M; Jin J; Hammoud MA; Degenhardt L; Maher L; Lea T; Prestage G, 2020, 'Characteristics of gay and bisexual men who rarely use HIV risk reduction strategies during condomless anal intercourse: Results from the FLUX national online cohort study.', PLoS One, 15, pp. e0233922 - e0233922, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0233922
    Journal articles | 2020
    Philpot S; Prestage G; Holt M; Haire B; Maher L; Hammoud M; Bourne A, 2020, 'Gay and Bisexual Men’s Perceptions of Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in a Context of High Accessibility: An Australian Qualitative Study', AIDS and Behavior, 24, pp. 2369 - 2380, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-020-02796-3
    Journal articles | 2020
    Vaccher SJ; Hammoud MA; Bourne A; Lea T; Haire BG; Holt M; Saxton P; Mackie B; Badge J; Jin F; Maher L; Prestage G, 2020, 'Prevalence, frequency, and motivations for alkyl nitrite use among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men in Australia', International Journal of Drug Policy, 76, pp. 102659 - 102659, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.102659
    Journal articles | 2019
    Hammoud MA; Vaccher S; Jin F; Bourne A; Maher L; Holt M; Bavinton BR; Haire B; Degenhardt L; Grulich A; Prestage GP, 2019, 'HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) uptake among gay and bisexual men in Australia and factors associated with the non-use of PrEP among eligible men', JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 81, pp. 1 - 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000002047
    Journal articles | 2019
    Lea T; Hammoud M; Bourne A; Maher L; Jin F; Haire B; Bath N; Grierson J; Prestage G, 2019, 'Attitudes and Perceived Social Norms toward Drug Use among Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia', Substance Use and Misuse, 54, pp. 944 - 954, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2018.1552302
    Journal articles | 2019
    Prestage G; Maher L; Grulich A; Bourne A; Hammoud M; Vaccher S; Bavinton B; Holt M; Jin F, 2019, 'Brief Report: Changes in Behavior after PrEP Initiation among Australian Gay and Bisexual Men', Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 81, pp. 52 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001976
    Journal articles | 2018
    Bui H; Zablotska-Manos I; Hammoud M; Jin F; Lea T; Bourne A; Iversen J; Bath N; Grierson J; Degenhardt L; Prestage G; Maher L, 2018, 'Prevalence and correlates of recent injecting drug use among gay and bisexual men in Australia: Results from the FLUX study', International Journal of Drug Policy, 55, pp. 222 - 230, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.01.018
    Journal articles | 2018
    Grulich AE; Guy R; Amin J; Jin F; Selvey C; Holden J; Schmidt HMA; Zablotska I; Price K; Whittaker B; Chant K; Cooper C; McGill S; Telfer B; Yeung B; Levitt G; Ogilvie EE; Dharan NJ; Hammoud MA; Vaccher S; Watchirs-Smith L; McNulty A; Smith DJ; Allen DM; Baker D; Bloch M; Bopage RI; Brown K; Carr A; Carmody CJ; Collins KL; Finlayson R; Foster R; Jackson EY; Lewis DA; Lusk J; O'Connor CC; Ryder N; Vlahakis E; Read P; Cooper DA; Smith D; Ooi C; Martin S; Soo TM; Templeton D; Townson D; Forssman B; Doong N; Han Thai G; Anderson B; MacLeod H; Parkhill N; Cooper D; Law M, 2018, 'Population-level effectiveness of rapid, targeted, high-coverage roll-out of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis in men who have sex with men: the EPIC-NSW prospective cohort study', The Lancet HIV, 5, pp. e629 - e637, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3018(18)30215-7
    Journal articles | 2018
    Hammoud MA; Vaccher S; Jin F; Bourne A; Haire BG; Maher L; Lea T; Prestage G, 2018, 'The new MTV generation: Using methamphetamine, Truvada and Viagra to enhance sex and stay safe.', International Journal of Drug Policy, 55, pp. 197 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.02.021
    Journal articles | 2018
    Jin F; Hammoud MA; Maher L; Degenhardt L; Bourne A; Lea T; Vaccher S; Grierson J; Haire BG; Prestage G, 2018, 'Age related prevalence and age related incidence of illicit drug use in a cohort of Australian gay and bisexual men: Results form the FLUX study', Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 188, pp. 175 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.04.009
    Journal articles | 2018
    Prestage G; Hammoud M; Jin F; Degenhardt L; Bourne A; Maher L, 2018, 'Mental health, drug use and sexual risk behavior among gay and bisexual men', International Journal of Drug Policy, 55, pp. 169 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.01.020
    Journal articles | 2018
    Zablotska IB; Selvey C; Guy R; Price K; Holden J; Schmidt HM; McNulty A; Smith D; Jin F; Amin J; Cooper DA; Grulich AE; Hammoud M, 2018, 'Erratum: Correction: expanded HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) implementation in communities in new South Wales, Australia (EPIC-NSW): design of an open label, single arm implementation trial (BMC public health (2018) 18 1 (210))', BMC public health, 18, pp. 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5173-7
    Journal articles | 2018
    Zablotska IB; Selvey C; Guy R; Price K; Holden J; Schmidt HM; McNulty A; Smith D; Jin F; Amin J; Cooper DA; Grulich AE; Parkhill N; Chant K; Cooper C; Crooks L; Allen D; Baker D; Bloch M; Bopage R; Brown K; Carr A; Carmody C; Collins K; Finlayson R; Foster R; Jackson E; Lewis D; Lusk J; O'Connor C; Ryder N; Vlahakis E; Read P; Yeung B; Levitt G; Ogilvie E; Vaccher S; Hammoud M; Watchirs-Smith L; Wabe N, 2018, 'Expanded HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) implementation in communities in New South Wales, Australia (EPIC-NSW): Design of an open label, single arm implementation trial', BMC Public Health, 18, pp. 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-5018-9
    Journal articles | 2017
    Hammoud MA; Bourne A; Maher L; Jin F; Haire B; Lea T; Degenhardt L; Grierson J; Prestage G, 2017, 'Intensive sex partying with gamma-hydroxybutyrate: factors associated with using gamma-hydroxybutyrate for chemsex among Australian gay and bisexual men – results from the Flux Study', Sexual Health, 15, pp. 123 - 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH17146
    Journal articles | 2017
    Hammoud MA; Jin F; Degenhardt L; Lea T; Maher L; Grierson J; Mackie B; Pastorelli M; Batrouney C; Bath N; Bradley J; Prestage GP, 2017, 'Following Lives Undergoing Change (Flux) study: Implementation and baseline prevalence of drug use in an online cohort study of gay and bisexual men in Australia', International Journal of Drug Policy, 41, pp. 41 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2016.11.012
    Journal articles | 2017
    Hammoud MA; Jin F; Lea T; Maher L; Grierson J; Prestage G, 2017, 'Off-Label Use of Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitor Erectile Dysfunction Medication to Enhance Sex Among Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia: Results From the FLUX Study', Journal of Sexual Medicine, 14, pp. 774 - 784, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsxm.2017.04.670
    Journal articles | 2017
    Prestage G; Hammoud M; Lea T; Jin F; Maher L, 2017, 'Measuring drug use sensation-seeking among Australian gay and bisexual men', International Journal of Drug Policy, 49, pp. 73 - 79, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.07.027
    Journal articles | 2016
    Philpot SP; Ellard J; Duncan D; Dowsett GW; Bavinton BR; Down I; Keen P; Hammoud MA; Prestage G, 2016, 'Gay and bisexual men’s interest in marriage: an Australian perspective', Culture, Health and Sexuality, 18, pp. 1347 - 1362, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2016.1184314
    Journal articles | 2015
    Prestage G; Brown G; De Wit J; Bavinton B; Fairley C; Maycock B; Batrouney C; Keen P; Down I; Hammoud M; Zablotska I, 2015, 'Understanding Gay Community Subcultures: Implications for HIV Prevention', AIDS and Behavior, 19, pp. 2224 - 2233, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-015-1027-9
  • Working Papers | 2022
    MacGibbon J; Cornelisse V; Smith A; Broady T; Hammoud M; Bavinton B; Paynter H; Vaughan M; Wright E; Holt M, 2022, Monkeypox knowledge, concern, willingness to change behaviour, and seek vaccination: Results of a national cross-sectional survey, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, http://dx.doi.org10.1101/2022.12.01.22282999
  • Reports | 2024
    Arapali T; Warzywoda S; Smith AKJ; Keen P; Mac Phail C; Dowell-Day A; Clackett S; Devine E; Chan C; Hammoud MA; Holt M; Grulich A; Bavinton B, 2024, Innovative oral PrEP service delivery models and the policy, legal, and regulatory barriers to their implementation, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/4xvf-0083
    Reports | 2024
    Hammoud M; MacIntyre R; Grulich A, 2024, Final TraX mpox data report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 21 April 2024
    Reports | 2024
    Hammoud M; Wells N; Grulich A; MacIntyre R, 2024, TraX mpox data report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 31 December 2023, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28724
    Reports | 2023
    Baillie G; Hammoud M; Peacock A, 2023, CanTEST Health and Drug Checking Service Program Evaluation: Interim Report, Australian National University: Canberra, ACT., https://www.health.act.gov.au/sites/default/files/2023-01/Interim%20Report%20Submitted%2019_12-22.pdf
    Reports | 2023
    Hammoud M; Grulich A; MacIntyre R, 2023, TraX mpox data report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 2 July 2023, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28611
    Reports | 2023
    Hammoud M; Grulich A; MacIntyre R, 2023, TraX mpox month eight report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 21 May 2023, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28601
    Reports | 2023
    Hammoud M; MacIntyre R; Grulich A, 2023, TraX Six Month MPOX Report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 26 March 2023
    Reports | 2023
    Hammoud M; MacIntyre R; Grulich A, 2023, TraX Study Quarterly Monkeypox (MPOX) Report 01: Report period 10 October 2022 to 1 January 2023, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28473
    Conference Presentations | 2023
    Hammoud M, 2023, 'COVID HEROES: A Serosurvey of Healthcare Workers Caring for, or Handling Specimens from Individuals Exposed to SARS-CoV-2', presented at Infectious Disease Week, Boston, Massachusetts USA, 14 October 2023, https://observablehq.com/d/8ed4ef9d17a5d759
    Reports | 2023
    Hammoud M, 2023, TraX mpox data report: Report period 10 October 2022 to 22 October 2023, https://www.kirby.unsw.edu.au/research/reports/trax-mpox-data-report-report-period-10-oct-2022-22-oct-2023
    Conference Abstracts | 2022
    Freestone J; Ezard N; Brett J; Roberts DM; Murray J; Prestage G; Hammoud M; Siefried KJ, 2022, '"Sometimes I have a duty of care not to call 000": Reported practices, attitudes and factors influencing consumer responses to GHB overdose', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 41, pp. S64 - S64, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000862018700111&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Reports | 2022
    Storer D; Murphy D; Hammoud M; Prestage G, 2022, Perspectives of COVID-19 vaccines among Australian gay and bisexual men, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/gd8c-n991
    Preprints | 2021
    Frankis J; Strongylou D; Kincaid RA; McKenna R; McDaid L; Heng J; Hammoud M; Flowers P, 2021, Gay, Bisexual and other Men who have Sex with Men (GBMSM) remote mental health help-seeking during Covid-19, , http://dx.doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/s76f5
    Conference Papers | 2021
    Keen P; Nigro S; Callander D; Selvey C; Guy R; Bavinton B; Prestage G; Hammoud M; Kelleher A; Power C; Grulich A, 2021, 'O12.2 A novel analysis of NSW HIV surveillance data to highlight HIV prevention program impact and gaps', in HIV, BMJ Publishing Group Ltd, presented at Abstracts for the STI & HIV World Congress, July 14–17 2021, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/sextrans-2021-sti.117
    Preprints | 2021
    Prestage G; Storer D; Jin F; Haire B; Philpot S; Bavinton B; Saxton P; Murphy D; Holt M; Bourne A; Hammoud M, 2021, COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake and Its Impacts in a Cohort of Gay and Bisexual Men in Australia, , http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3933637
    Conference Abstracts | 2021
    Prestage G; Storer D; Maher L; Holt M; Saxton P; Philpot S; Jin F; Bavinton B; Hammoud MA, 2021, 'INTENTIONS FOR FUTURE USE OF PREP FOLLOWING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS: RESULTS FROM THE FLUX STUDY OF GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN IN AUSTRALIA', in SEXUAL HEALTH, CSIRO PUBLISHING, Vol. 18, pp. IX - IX, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000693686000019&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Reports | 2021
    Storer D; Hammoud M, 2021, Flux Study COVID-19 Diary Report Report 07: Reporting week ending 02 May 2021
    Reports | 2021
    Storer D; Prestage G; Hammoud M, 2021, Flux COVID-19 Baseline Report 2020, Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, Australia, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28033, https://6b566d82-ebf7-4962-a46f-f9908c50e869.usrfiles.com/ugd/6b566d_bc266aea51c04a66bfaabe60200a1105.pdf
    Reports | 2021
    Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Bavinton BR; Hammoud MA; Chan C; Holt M; Maher L; Haire B; Murphy D; Ellard J; Lea T; Prestage GP; Grp FR, 2020, 'DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY IN AUSTRALIAN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN PRIOR TO AND DURING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS', in SEXUAL HEALTH, CSIRO PUBLISHING, Vol. 17, pp. XVIII - XVIII, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000598625300027&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Reports | 2020
    Chan C; Bavinton B; Hammoud M; Keen P; Philpot S; Holt M; Grulich A; Power C; Prestage G, 2020, The INTO? Study: Report of Results, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5f04f089b1067, http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/unsworks_70148
    Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Hammoud M; Grulich A; Maher L; Holt M; Degenhardt L; Jin F; Murphy D; Bavinton B; Lea T; Haire B; Bourne A; Saxton P; Vaccher S; Ellard J; Mackie B; Batrouney C; Bath N; Prestage G, 2020, 'Impact of physical distancing due to COVID-19 on HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use and sexual behaviour among gay and bisexual men in Australia: Implications for trends in HIV and other sexually transmissible infections', in JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD, Online, Vol. 23, pp. 175 - 175, presented at AIDS 2020: Virtual, Online, 06 July 2020
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Hammoud M, 2020, 'Impact of physical distancing due to COVID-19 on sexual behaviours and HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use among Australian gay and bisexual men: Implications for trends in HIV', presented at AIDS 2020 – 23rd International AIDS Conference, San Francisco, USA, 06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020, http://programme.aids2020.org/Abstract/Abstract/11358
    Other | 2020
    Hammoud M, 2020, ABC National News: PrEP anti-HIV medication use declines in Australia amid COVID-19 pandemic, , https://www.abc.net.au/news/health/2020-10-16/prep-use-declines-amid-covid-pandemic/12772724
    Theses / Dissertations | 2020
    Hammoud M, 2020, Emerging practices and the potential to change HIV epidemiological trends: Pre-exposure prophylaxis as biomedical HIV prevention among gay and bisexual men who participate in chemsex, http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/64998
    Other | 2020
    Philpot S; Prestage G; Holt M; Haire B; Maher L; Hammoud MA; Bourne A, 2020, Erratum: Correction to: Gay and Bisexual Men's Perceptions of Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in a Context of High Accessibility: An Australian Qualitative Study (AIDS and behavior (2020) 24 8 (2369-2380)), , http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-020-02836-y
    Reports | 2020
    Storer D; Hammoud M, 2020, Flux Study COVID-19 Diary Monthly Report 01, https://6b566d82-ebf7-4962-a46f-f9908c50e869.usrfiles.com/ugd/6b566d_998ec00054fc46e59d073b74376c8d95.pdf
    Reports | 2020
    Storer D; Hammoud M, 2020, Flux Study COVID-19 Diary Monthly Report 02, https://6b566d82-ebf7-4962-a46f-f9908c50e869.usrfiles.com/ugd/6b566d_d5398e94512a412f8477dbf56faf0780.pdf
    Reports | 2020
    Storer D; Hammoud M, 2020, Flux Study COVID-19 Diary Monthly Report 03, https://6b566d82-ebf7-4962-a46f-f9908c50e869.usrfiles.com/ugd/6b566d_3875f3f5872343ccb2485d4097c66cb9.pdf
    Reports | 2020
    Reports | 2020
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    2020, 'Dramatic decline in HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use and sexual behaviour among gay and bisexual men following COVID-19 physical distancing restrictions in Australia.'
    Reports | 2020
    2020, Key findings from the 'Australians’ Drug Use: Adapting to Pandemic Threats (ADAPT)' Study, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5efbef7c8d821
    Reports | 2019
    Hammoud M; Prestage G, 2019, Non-uptake of PrEP among PrEP-eligible men in the Flux Study, Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney, https://04dddcfc-8d86-4f0b-96da-540c9ee0cb9f.filesusr.com/ugd/b05c5a_4efc37e49d9b40628eb7835aad6ef946.pdf
    Other | 2019
    Hammoud M, 2019, Emerging practices and the potential to change HIV epidemiological trends: Pre-exposure prophylaxis as biomedical HIV prevention among gay and bisexual men who participate in chemsex, , https://www.unsworks.unsw.edu.au/permalink/f/5gm2j3/unsworks_63429
    Conference Presentations | 2019
    Keen P; Lee E; Grulich A; Bavinton B; Stoove M; Guy R; Duck T; Prestage G; Holt M; Hammoud M; Broady T, 2019, 'Sustained low prevalence of undiagnosed HIV among gay and bisexual men in Sydney, NSW coincident with increased testing and PrEP use: results from repeated bio-behavioural studies, 2014-18', presented at 2019 Joint Australasian Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Conference, Perth, 16 September 2019 - 19 September 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002451
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Prestage G; Hammoud M; Bavinton B; Bourne A; Holt M; Vaccher S; Degenhardt L; Maher L; Keen P; Haire B; Grulich A; Jin F, 2019, 'ELIGIBILITY FOR AND USE OF HIV PRE-EXPOSURE PROPHYLAXIS AMONG AUSTRALIAN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN OVER TIME', in SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS, BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, Vol. 95, pp. A209 - A209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/sextrans-2019-sti.527
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Prestage G; Keen P; Hammoud M; Bourne A; Bavinton B; Holt M; Vaccher S; Saxton P; Maher L; Haire B; Jin F, 2019, 'ANXIETY ABOUT HIV AND USE OF HIV PRE-EXPOSURE PROPHYLAXIS AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS, BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, Vol. 95, pp. A209 - A210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/sextrans-2019-sti.529
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Saxton P; Hammoud M; Andrews S; Newcombe D; Walton A; Stewart S; Te Akau R; Fisher M; Leafe K; Greenwood C; Green J; Prestage G, 2019, '"FLUX NZ": AN ONLINE NATIONAL COHORT INVESTIGATING HIV, STI AND DRUG-RELATED PRACTICES AMONG NEW ZEALAND GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS, BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, pp. A251 - A251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/sextrans-2019-sti.631
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Hammoud M; Philpot S, 2018, 'Why are Some Australian Gay and Bisexual Men Choosing not to Initiate PrEP?', presented at International Union against Sexually Transmitted Infections (Asia Pacific), Auckland, New Zealand, 01 November 2018, https://az659834.vo.msecnd.net/eventsairaueprod/production-ashm-public/8fb22957a392483588d2b4052a46b028
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Hammoud M, 2018, 'Cross Track Session 1: Sexualised drug use among gay, bisexual and other MSM: exploring assumptions, motivations and implications.', presented at Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference 2018, Sydney, Australia, 24 September 2018, https://ashm.eventsair.com/QuickEventWebsitePortal/2018-australasian-hivaids-conference/program/Agenda/AgendaItemDetail?id=760316af-7b19-49ec-9192-4a7cdef2ceb6
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Hammoud M, 2018, 'Gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) used for chemsex and its association to HIV risk behaviours and overdose', presented at Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs, Auckland, New Zealand, 04 November 2018, https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/dar.12862
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Hammoud M, 2018, 'Symposium: The Current State of Drug Use Among Australian Gay and Bisexual Men: Factors Associated with Drug Use, Initiation, and Dependence', presented at Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD), Auckland, New Zealand, 04 November 2018, https://az659834.vo.msecnd.net/eventsairaueprod/production-ashm-public/b5ba25a5701844a19a5f03792b883840
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Hammoud M, 2018, 'What behaviours predict crystal methamphetamine dependence among gay and bisexual men in Australia?', presented at Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs, Auckland, New Zealand, 04 November 2018, https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/dar.12862
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Hammoud MA; Prestage GP; Bourne A; Maher L; Jin F; Haire BG; Lea T; Degenhardt L; Saxton PJ; Bath N; Mackie B; Batrouney C, 2018, 'SYMPOSIUM: THE CURRENT STATE OF DRUG USE AMONG AUSTRALIAN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN: FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH DRUG USE, INITIATION AND DEPENDENCE', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 37, pp. S10 - S11
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Hammoud MA; Vaccher S; Bourne A; Haire B; Lea T; Jin F; Maher L; Prestage G, 2018, 'The new MTV generation: using methamphetamine, Truvada and Viagra to enhance sex and stay safe', in JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD, Vol. 21, pp. 114 - 115
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Prestage GP; Hammoud MA; Bourne A; Maher L; Jin F; Haire BG; Lea T, 2018, 'INCIDENCE AND PREDICTORS OF THE INITIATION OF METHAMPHETAMINE USE AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, pp. S11 - S11, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000449495000029&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Prestage GP; Hammoud MA; Jin F, 2018, 'INCIDENCE AND PREDICTORS OF THE INITIATION OF CANNABIS USE AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 37, pp. S59 - S60, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000449495000149&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Prestage GP; Hammoud MA; Lea T; Jin F, 2018, 'INCIDENCE AND PREDICTORS OF THE INITIATION OF AMYL NITRITE USE AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 37, pp. S60 - S60, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000449495000150&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Prestage GP; Hammoud MA; Maher L; Degenhardt L; Bourne A; Lea T; Mackie B; Bath N; Haire BG; Batrouney C; Jin F, 2018, 'INITIATION OF ILLICIT DRUG USE IN THE FLUX COHORT OF AUSTRALIAN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 37, pp. S60 - S60
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Vaccher SJ; Hammoud MA; Bourne A; Haire BG; Lea T; Maher L; Prestage GP, 2018, 'THE NEW MTV GENERATION: USING METHAMPHETAMINE, TRUVADA AND VIAGRA TO ENHANCE SEX AND STAY SAFE', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 37, pp. S11 - S11
    Reports | 2018
    2018, Blood donating histories and attitudes among MSM using Flux data
    Conference Abstracts | 2017
    Hammoud M; Jin F; Lea T; Maher L; Prestage GP, 2017, 'OFF-LABEL USE OF ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION MEDICATION TO ENHANCE SEX AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN IN AUSTRALIA', in JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE, WILEY, Vol. 14, pp. E265 - E265, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000424205700219&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Presentations | 2017
    Hammoud M; Jin F; Lea T; Prestage GP, 2017, 'GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN ALTERNATE WAYS OF OBTAINING ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION MEDICATION AND THEIR REASONS FOR USE', https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000424205700218&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2017
    Hammoud M; Jin F; Maher L; Prestage GP, 2017, 'Party Drug Use and Sexual Risk Behaviours Among Gay and Bisexual Men', in The Journal of Sexual Medicine, Oxford University Press (OUP), Vol. 14, pp. e311 - e311, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsxm.2017.04.489
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Prestage G; Hammoud M; Maher L; Lea T; Jin F, 2017, 'SELLING DRUGS AND SEX AMONG AUSTRALIAN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE, WILEY, pp. E300 - E300, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000424205700338&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Reports | 2016
    Hammoud M; Jin F; Degenhardt L; Lea T; Grierson J; Mackie B; Pastorelli M; Batrouney C; Bath N; Bradley J; Prestage G, 2016, Flux: Following Lives Undergoing Change, Gay community life, drug use, and taking care of ourselves and each other, Report 2014-15, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/26155, http://www.nchecrsurveys.unsw.edu.au/flux/_assets/Flux%202015%20Annual%20Report%20(Final).pdf
    Conference Posters | 2016
    Hammoud M, 2016, 'Associations with PrEP Uptake among Gay and Bisexual Men', Adelaide, Australia, presented at Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference 2016, Adelaide, Australia, 16 November 2016, https://na.eventscloud.com/ehome/169685/475282/
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Hammoud M, 2016, 'Party Drug Use and Sexual Risk Behaviours among Gay and Bisexual Men', presented at Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference 2016, Adelaide Australia, 16 November 2016, https://na.eventscloud.com/ehome/169685/475282/
    Conference Abstracts | 2016
    Lea T; Hammoud MA; Jin F; Degenhardt L; Grierson J; Mackie B; Pastorelli M; Batrouney C; Bath N; Bradley J; Maher L; Prestage GP, 2016, 'ATTITUDES TOWARDS ILLICIT DRUG USE AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN IN AUSTRALIA: EVIDENCE FOR NORMALISATION?', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 35, pp. 49 - 49, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000398381500132&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2016
    Prestage GP; Jin F; Hammoud MA; Degenhardt L; Lea T; Grierson J; Mackie B; Pastorelli M; Batrouney C; Bath N; Bradley J; Maher L, 2016, 'PARTY DRUG USE WITHIN GAY COMMUNITY NETWORKS IN AN ONLINE COHORT OF GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN', in DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, WILEY, Vol. 35, pp. 62 - 62, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000398381500168&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Theses / Dissertations | 2013
    Hammoud M, 2013, Can episodic memory influence the initial stage of visual word recognition?

NHMRC Partnership Project
Implementing population-specific psychosocial interventions to optimise treatment, care and support among men who have sex with men who use methamphetamine

NSW Health BRISE
Impact of COVID-19 on HIV, STI, and mental health among gay and bisexual men in Australia. 

Gilead Sciences Australia: Fellowship Research Grant
Non-uptake of PrEP among PrEP-eligible men in the Flux Study

NSW Health: Prevention Research Support Program
Behavioural Prevention of Infectious Diseases

Department of Health: Drug and Alcohol Program
A pilot study for an online cohort of drug use, mental and physical health among lesbian, bisexual and queer women.

Kirby Institute Emerging Investigators Grant
Measuring event-level chemsex and their associated harms among Australian gay and bisexual: A pilot study

2021 Dean’s Award for Outstanding PhD Theses
The Dean’s Award for Outstanding PhD Theses recognises PhD graduates who have been commended by their thesis examiners. 

2020 Kirby Institute Postgraduate Student Prize 
Most outstanding first author paper by a Kirby Institute student in a peer-reviewed journal

Full conference scholarship
International Union against Sexually Transmitted Infections, Dublin, Ireland

Earlier Career Scientific Researcher Award - Stream C
Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM)

Full scholarship to attend the 20th International AIDS Conference, Melbourne, Australia
Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM)

Deans Merit Award for outstanding grades in 2011 and 2012
Western Sydney University

Group Leader, Psychosocial Aspects of HIV Prevention Group

 

Advisory Groups

  • Kirby Institute Strategic Advisory Group
  • NSW Ministry of Health HIV Data Advisory Group
  • NSW HIV Prevention Partnership Project HIV Prevention Working Group
  • NSW HIV Prevention Partnership Project HIV Stigma Working Group 
  • HIV Prevention during COVID-19 Reference Group

 

Society Memberships & Professional Activities

  • ACON Human Research Ethics Review Committee 

In the media

My Research Supervision

Jack Freestone: Exploring sexualised drug use among LGBTQ populations and examining the impact peer led interventions to address related harms

Bernard Saliba: Arab and Gay: The impact of stigmatised identities on social connectedness and health outcomes of young gay and bisexual men of Arabic-speaking backgrounds.