Publications

We have published the following manuscripts:

  1. Pandit JA, Sirotin N, Tittle R, Onjolo E, Bukusi EA, Cohen CR. Shamba Maisha: a pilot study assessing impacts of a micro-irrigation intervention on the health and economic wellbeing of HIV patients. BMC Public Health. 2010; 10: 245.
  2. Cohen CR, Steinfeld RL, Weke E, Bukusi EA, Hatcher AM, Shiboski S,  Rheingans R, Scow KM, Butler LM, Otieno P,  Dworkin SL, Weiser SD. Shamba Maisha: Pilot agricultural intervention for food security and HIV health outcomes in Kenya: design, methods, baseline results and process evaluation of a cluster-randomized controlled trial. Springerplus. 2015; 4: 122.
  3. Weiser SD, Bukusi EA, Steinfeld RL, Frongillo EA, Weke E, Dworkin SL  Pusateri K, Shiboski S, Scow K,  Butler LM, Cohen CR. Shamba Maisha: randomized controlled trial of an agricultural and finance intervention to improve HIV health outcomes. AIDS. 2015; 29(14): 1889-94.
  4. Tsai AC, Hatcher AM, Bukusi EA, Weke E, Lemus Hufstedler L, Dworkin SL, Kodish S, Cohen CR, Weiser SD. A Livelihood Intervention to Reduce the Stigma of HIV in Rural Kenya: Longitudinal Qualitative Study. AIDS Behav. 2017; 21(1): 248-60.
  5. Weiser SD, Hatcher AM, Hufstedler LL, Weke E, Dworkin SL, Bukusi EA, Burger RL, Kodish S, Grede N, Butler LM,  Cohen CR. Changes in Health and Antiretroviral Adherence Among HIV-Infected Adults in Kenya: Qualitative Longitudinal Findings from a Livelihood Intervention. AIDS Behav. 2017; 21(2): 415-27. 
  6. ​Zakaras, J.M., Weiser, S.D., Hatcher, A.M., Weke, E., Burger, R.L., Cohen, C.R., Bukusi, E.A. and Dworkin, S.L., 2017. A qualitative investigation of the impact of a livelihood intervention on gendered power and sexual risk behaviors among HIV-positive adults in rural Kenya. Archives of sexual behavior, 46(4), pp.1121-1133.
  7. Hatcher, A.M., Lemus Hufstedler, E., Doria, K., Dworkin, S.L., Weke, E., Conroy, A., Bukusi, E.A., Cohen, C.R. and Weiser, S.D., 2020. Mechanisms and perceived mental health changes after a livelihood intervention for HIV-positive Kenyans: Longitudinal, qualitative findings. Transcultural Psychiatry, 57(1), pp.124-139.
  8. Butler, L.M., Bhandari, S., Otieno, P., Weiser, S.D., Cohen, C.R. and Frongillo, E.A., 2020. Agricultural and finance intervention increased dietary intake and weight of children living in HIV-affected households in western Kenya. Current developments in nutrition, 4(2), p.nzaa003.​
  9. McDonough, A., Weiser, S.D., Daniel, A., Weke, E., Wekesa, P., Burger, R., Sheira, L., Bukusi, E.A. and Cohen, C.R., 2020. “When I Eat Well, I Will Be Healthy, and the Child Will Also Be Healthy”: Maternal Nutrition among HIV-Infected Women Enrolled in a Livelihood Intervention in Western Kenya. Current Developments in Nutrition, 4(4), p.nzaa032.
  10. Nagata, J.M., Anicete, L.M., Cohen, C.R., Frongillo, E.A., Burger R., Wekesa, P., Weke, E., Weiser, S.W, Bukusi, E.A.,  Presence of older adolescents in the household is associated with depressive symptoms among women living with HIV in Kenya. AIDS and Behavior. 2020 June 12: 1-5.
  11. Hatcher, A.M., Weiser, S.D., Cohen, C.R., Hagey, J., Weke, E., Burger, R., Wekesa, P., Sheira, L., Frongillo, E.A. and Bukusi, E.A., 2021 Food insecurity and intimate partner violence among HIV-positive individuals in rural Kenya. American journal of preventive medicine, 60(4), pp.563-568. ​​
  12. Miller, J.D., Frongillo, E.A., Weke, E., Burger, R., Wekesa, P., Sheira, L.A., Mocello, A.R., Bukusi, E.A., Otieno, P., Cohen, C.R. and Weiser, S.D., 2021. Household Water and Food Insecurity Are Positively Associated with Poor Mental and Physical Health among Adults Living with HIV in Western Kenya. The Journal of Nutrition, 151(6), pp.1656-1664.
  13. Nagata, J.M., Miller, J.D., Cohen, C.R., Frongillo, E.A., Weke, E., Burger, R., Wekesa, P., Sheira, L.A., Mocello, A., Otieno, P. and Butler, L.M., 2021. Water Insecurity is Associated with Lack of Viral Suppression and Greater Odds of AIDS-Defining Illnesses Among Adults with HIV in Western Kenya. AIDS and Behavior, pp.1-7.
  14. Daniel, A.K., Dworkin, S.L., McDonough, A., Hatcher, A.M., Burger, R., Weke, E., Wekesa, P., Bukusi, E.A., Owino, G., Odhiambo, G., Thirumurthy, H., Getahun, M., Weiser S.D., Cohen, C.R. 2022. The impact of land tenure security on a livelihood intervention for people living with HIV in western Kenya. AIDS and Behavior, In Press.

  15. Burger, R, L., Cohen, C.R., Mocello, A.R., Dworkin, S.L., Frongillo, E.A., Weke E., Butler, E.A., Thirumurthy, H., Bukusi, E.A, Weiser, S.D., Relationship Power, Antiretroviral Adherence, and Physical and Mental Health Among Women living with HIV in Rural Kenya. AIDS and Behavior, In Press.