Accepted for Publication: July 31, 2014.
Published Online: November 10, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.1889.
Study concept and design: Williams, Hazra, Van Dyke, Rich, Read, Stuard, Rathore, Mendez, Watts.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Williams.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: Williams.
Obtained funding: Van Dyke.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Williams, Yildirim, Van Dyke, Rich, Read, Stuard, Rathore, Mendez, Watts.
Study supervision: Williams, Van Dyke.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Tulane University receives financial support from Gilead Sciences for partial support of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study. Dr Van Dyke receives no salary support or other funds from this funding source. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: The study was supported by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, with co-funding from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the Office of AIDS Research, the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, through cooperative agreements with the Harvard School of Public Health (HD052102, 3 U01 HD052102-05S1, and 3 U01 HD052102-06S3) (principal investigator George Seage and project director Julie Alperen) and the Tulane University School of Medicine (HD052104 and 3U01HD052104-06S1) (principal investigator Russell B. Van Dyke, coprincipal investigator Kenneth Rich, and project director Patrick Davis). Data management services were provided by the Frontier Science and Technology Research Foundation, Inc (principal investigator Suzanne Siminski), and regulatory services and logistical support were provided by Westat, Inc (principal investigator Julie Davidson).
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: Under the above cooperative agreements, representatives of the National Institutes of Health were part of the study team; therefore, the sponsor was involved in the design and conduct of the study; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and in the preparation, review, and approval of the manuscript.
Disclaimer: The conclusions and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the National Institutes of Health or the US Department of State.
Additional Contributions: We thank the children and families for their participation in the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study, as well as the individuals and institutions involved in the conduct of the study.
Group Information: The following institutions (in alphabetical order), clinical site investigators, and staff participated in conducting the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study’s Surveillance Monitoring of ART Toxicities Study in 2012: Baylor College of Medicine: William Shearer, Mary Paul, Norma Cooper, and Lynette Harris; Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center: Murli Purswani, Emma Stuard, and Anna Cintron; Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center: Ana Puga, Dia Cooley, Doyle Patton, and Deyana Leon; Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago: Ram Yogev, Margaret Ann Sanders, Kathleen Malee, and Scott Hunter; New York University School of Medicine: William Borkowsky, Sandra Deygoo, and Helen Rozelman; San Juan Hospital/Department of Pediatrics: Midnela Acevedo-Flores, Lourdes Angeli-Nieves, and Vivian Olivera; State University of New York Downstate Medical Center: Hermann A. Mendez, Ava Dennie, and Susan Bewley; St Jude Children’s Research Hospital: Katherine Knapp, Kim Allison, and Megan Wilkins; Tulane University Health Sciences Center: Russell B. Van Dyke, Karen Craig, and Patricia Sirois; University of Alabama at Birmingham: Marilyn J. Crain, Newana Beatty, and Dan Marullo; University of California, San Diego: Stephen Spector, Jean Manning, and Sharon Nichols; University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center: Elizabeth McFarland, Emily Barr, and Robin McEvoy; University of Florida, Jacksonville: Mobeen Rathore, Kristi Stowers, and Ann Usitalo; University of Illinois at Chicago: Kenneth Rich, Lourdes Richardson, Delmyra Turpin, and Renee Smith; University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey: Arry Dieudonne, Linda Bettica, and Susan Adubato; University of Miami: Gwendolyn Scott, Claudia Florez, and Elizabeth Willen; University of Puerto Rico Medical Center: Zoe Rodriguez, Ibet Heyer, and Nydia Scalley Trifilio; and University of Southern California: Toinette Frederick, Mariam Davtyan, and Maribel Mejia.