About the Authors

Sema K. Sgaier
HIV Division, Global Health Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, New Delhi, India

Radhay S. Gupta, Raghuram Rao
Basic Services, National AIDS Control Organisation, New Delhi, India

Ajay Gaikwad, Sonali Harangule, Suvidha Dhamne, Sateesh Gowda, Banadakoppa M. Ramesh
India Health Action Trust, Bangalore, India

Sylvia Jayakumar
Independent Consultant, HIV Division, Global Health Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, New Delhi, India

Banadakoppa M. Ramesh
Karnataka Health Promotion Trust, Bangalore, India

Banadakoppa M. Ramesh
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Corresponding Author

sema.sgaier@gatesfoundation.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SKS BMR. Performed the experiments: AG SH SD SG SJ. Analyzed the data: SKS BMR RSG RR AG SH SD SG SJ. Wrote the paper: SKS. Contributed to the review and finalization of manuscript: SKS BMR RSG RR.