About the Authors

Sylvia Kaaya


Affiliation School of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Eddy Eustache

Affiliation Zanmi Lasante/Partners In Health, Central Plateau, Haiti

Ilana Lapidos-Salaiz

Affiliation United States Agency for International Development, Office of HIV/AIDS, Washington D.C., United States of America

Seggane Musisi

Affiliation School of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Christina Psaros

Affiliation Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Lawrence Wissow

Affiliation Center for Mental Health in Pediatric Primary Care, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

SM provides consultancy services at Mildmay Center (Uganda) for HIV care and for the Peter C Alderman Foundation (PCAF) for the care of Psycho-trauma victims. All other authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: SFK EE SM CP LW. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: SFK EE IL SM CP LW. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SFK EE IL SM CP LW. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: SFK EE IL SM CP LW.