Attestation committee
Accreditation committee
Expert committee
Dispositions, instructions
Normative acts
Scientific councils
Scientific advisers
Doctoral students
Postdoctoral students
CNAA logo

 română | русский | english

Epidemiological and social aspects of the HIV/AIDS in the Republic of Moldova”

Author: Guţu Luminiţa
Degree:doctor of medicine
Speciality: 14.00.30 - Epidemiology
Scientific adviser: Viorel Prisăcari
doctor habilitat, professor, Nicolae Testemitanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy of the Republic of Moldova
Scientific council:


The thesis was presented on the 11 November, 2009
Approved by NCAA on the 17 December, 2009


Adobe PDF document0.34 Mb / in romanian


epidemiological surveillance HIV infection, AIDS, seropositive, epidemic process, epidemiological peculiarities, risk factors, period, behavior change communication.


Thesis includes introduction, five chapters, conclusions and practical recommendations, bibliography – 208 references, 3 annexes, 133 pages of text, 31 tables, 54 figures. The obtained results were elucidated in 16 scientific publications.

Domain of research: medicine, epidemiology, 14.00.30.

Goal of research: Optimizing epidemiological surveillance system on HIV/AIDS in the Republic of Moldova; studying epidemiological peculiarities; evaluating the population’s knowledge, attitudes and practices.

Objectives of research: Studying the epidemiological peculiarities of the HIV/AIDS epidemic process in the Republic of Moldova; evaluation the knowledge about HIV / AIDS epidemiology and studying behavior peculiarities of the young population of the Republic of Moldova; elaboration the proposals for optimizing HIV/AIDS antiepidmic system.

Methodology of research: The statistical methods, epidemiological analyses, geographical epidemiological analyses using computer programs were used.

Novelty and originality of research consists on determining epidemiological peculiarities of the HIV/AIDS epidemic process in the Republic of Moldova, evaluating the risk factors; knowledge and attitude of the young people for HIV infected persons.

Theoretical value: The obtained results contribute to the understanding, prognoses, optimizing the preventing, and control program son HIV / AIDS.

Applied value: The results will improve the knowledge of HIV epidemiological peculiarities; adequate behavior of population to HIV infected people and stabilizing the HIV epidemic process in the Republic of Moldova.

Practical implementation: The study’s results served for National Program for preventing and control HIV/AIDS and STI, the results were implemented in the didactic process at the epidemiological department of the SMPU „Nicolae Testemiţanu”, Public Health and Management School, National College of Medicine and Pharmacy.