Janine Clayton- 3 month IAVI Fellow

Janine Clayton, a Clinical Psychologist and Programme Specialist from South Africa, worked on several projects during her 3 month fellowship. She worked with Socio-behavioural Scientist, Elzette Rousseau-Jemwa, on revamping the Keeping Girls in School curriculum. She also had the chance to work with Socio-behavioral Scientist, Philip Smith, on completing a paper on HIV self-testing titled ‘Blood-based HIV self-testing: an acceptable and easy alternative to facility- based testing’ that was submitted to the Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics for publishing. Lastly, Janine had the opportunity of working with Dr. Nadia Ahmed on the start of the AYFS Evaluation of the AYFS Programme in 24 clinics in the Mitchells Plain and Klipfontein sub-district.