Curran, K., Njeuhmeli, E., and Merriman Davis, C. Jhpeigo and U.S. Agency for International Development (2011).
This three-hour e-learning course uses reviews the evidence about the protective effect of male circumcision (MC) on HIV transmission and presents available data on the acceptability and safety of MC. It also addresses program and policy issues, such as implementation challenges, and provides policy and program guidance. Developed for policymakers and program managers, this training focuses primarily on the public health issues related to MC. The course presents information on providing MC in both high- and low-prevalence settings. Modules include key information on commodities and supply chain management; counseling, communication, and demand generation; and the cost and impact of expanding MC on HIV incidence.