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Understanding straight-identifying men who sometimes have sex with men

15 January 2020

Researchers at UCL would like to talk to men who consider themselves to be straight or heterosexual, and who sometimes have sex or sexual contact with other men. Participation will involve a one-hour confidential interview in-person or over the phone. Interviews will explore the sex you have, and your experiences of and feelings about testing for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, so that we can improve sexual healthcare.


  • Males living in the UK.
  • Aged 18 years or older.
  • Consider yourself to be heterosexual or straight.
  • Have had some form of sexual contact with men in the last year.

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Ethical approval

This study has been approved by the UCL Research Ethics Committee (project ID 16181/001).

About the researcher

Tyrone Curtis is a PhD student at the Institute for Global Health at University College London. If you have any questions about the study, you can contact him at tyrone.curtis@ucl.ac.uk or call/message 07884 418 459.

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