Theresa Exner, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry)

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Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry)


  • Female


Research Interests

  • Assessment of sexual behavior
  • Gender, sexuality and sexual risk behavior
  • Primary and secondary prevention of HIV
  • Promotion of dual methods for HIV/STI/pregnancy prevention
  • Structural interventions

Selected Publications

  • Exner TM, Hoffman S, Dworkin SL, Ehrhardt AA: Beyond the male condom: The evolution of gender-specific HIV interventions for women. Annual Review of Sex Research 2004;15: 114-135
  • Melendez RM, Exner TM, Ehrhardt AA, Dodge B, Remien, RH, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Lightfoot M, Hong D. & the NIMH Healthy Living Project Team: Health and health care among male-to-female transgenders. American Journal of Public Health 2006;96: 1034-1037
  • Exner TM, Hoffman S, Parikh K, Leu CS, Ehrhardt AA, Clayton J : HIV counseling and testing: women's experiences and the role of testing as a prevention strategy. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health 2002;34: 76-83
  • Exner TM, Gardos PS, Seal DW, Ehrhardt AA: Heterosexual men in the AIDS epidemic: The forgotten group. 1999;3: 347-358
  • Exner TM, Ehrhardt AA, Seal D : A review of HIV interventions for at-risk women. AIDS and Behavior 1997;1: 93-124