Shari L. Dworkin

Associate Dean & Professor

Interests

HIV Prevention
Power (Psychology)
Gender Relations and Masculinity
Women's Empowerment
Sexual Behavior

Publications

Hoff CC, Chakravarty D, Bircher AE, Campbell CK, Grisham K, Neilands TB, Wilson PA, Dworkin S. Attitudes Towards PrEP and Anticipated Condom Use Among Concordant HIV-Negative and HIV-Discordant Male Couples. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2015 Jul; 29(7):408-17.
Withers M, Dworkin SL, Onono M, Oyier B, Cohen CR, Bukusi EA, Newmann SJ. Men's Perspectives on Their Role in Family Planning in Nyanza Province, Kenya. Stud Fam Plann. 2015 Jun; 46(2):201-15.
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.
Zunner B, Dworkin SL, Neylan TC, Bukusi EA, Oyaro P, Cohen CR, Abwok M, Meffert SM. HIV, violence and women: Unmet mental health care needs. J Affect Disord. 2015; 174:619-26.
Gruskin S, Safreed-Harmon K, Moore CL, Steiner RJ, Dworkin SL. HIV and gender-based violence: welcome policies and programmes, but is the research keeping up? Reprod Health Matters. 2014 Nov; 22(44):174-84.
Fleming PJ, Lee JG, Dworkin SL. Fleming et al. respond. Am J Public Health. 2014 Oct; 104(10):e1-2.
Ha NQ, Dworkin SL, Martínez-Patiño MJ, Rogol AD, Rosario V, Sánchez FJ, Wrynn A, Vilain E. Hurdling over sex? Sport, science, and equity. Arch Sex Behav. 2014 Aug; 43(6):1035-42.
Hatcher AM, Colvin CJ, Ndlovu N, Dworkin SL. Intimate partner violence among rural South African men: alcohol use, sexual decision-making, and partner communication. Cult Health Sex. 2014; 16(9):1023-39.
Fleming PJ, Lee JG, Dworkin SL. "Real men don't": constructions of masculinity and inadvertent harm in public health interventions. Am J Public Health. 2014 Jun; 104(6):1029-35.
Baker P, Dworkin SL, Tong S, Banks I, Shand T, Yamey G. The men's health gap: men must be included in the global health equity agenda. Bull World Health Organ. 2014 Aug 1; 92(8):618-20.
Upadhyay UD, Dworkin SL, Weitz TA, Foster DG. Development and validation of a reproductive autonomy scale. Stud Fam Plann. 2014 Mar; 45(1):19-41.
Camlin CS, Kwena ZA, Dworkin SL, Cohen CR, Bukusi EA. "She mixes her business": HIV transmission and acquisition risks among female migrants in western Kenya. Soc Sci Med. 2014 Feb; 102:146-56.
Dworkin SL, Treves-Kagan S, Lippman SA. Gender-transformative interventions to reduce HIV risks and violence with heterosexually-active men: a review of the global evidence. AIDS Behav. 2013 Nov; 17(9):2845-63.
Dworkin SL, Lu T, Grabe S, Kwena Z, Mwaura-Muiru E, Bukusi E. What community-level strategies are needed to secure women's property rights in Western Kenya? Laying the groundwork for a future structural HIV prevention intervention. AIDS Care. 2014; 26(6):754-7.
Campbell CK, Gómez AM, Dworkin S, Wilson PA, Grisham KK, McReynolds J, Vielehr P, Hoff C. Health, trust, or "just understood": explicit and implicit condom decision-making processes among black, white, and interracial same-sex male couples. Arch Sex Behav. 2014 May; 43(4):697-706.
Withers M, Dworkin S, Harrington E, Kwena Z, Onono M, Bukusi E, Cohen CR, Grossman D, Newmann SJ. Fertility intentions among HIV-infected, sero-concordant couples in Nyanza province, Kenya. Cult Health Sex. 2013; 15(10):1175-90.
Camlin CS, Kwena ZA, Dworkin SL. Jaboya vs. jakambi: Status, negotiation, and HIV risks among female migrants in the "sex for fish" economy in Nyanza Province, Kenya. AIDS Educ Prev. 2013 Jun; 25(3):216-31.
Tan JY, Pratto F, Operario D, Dworkin SL. Sexual positioning and race-based attraction by preferences for social dominance among gay Asian/Pacific Islander men in the United States. Arch Sex Behav. 2013 Oct; 42(7):1233-9.
Lu T, Zwicker L, Kwena Z, Bukusi E, Mwaura-Muiru E, Dworkin SL. Assessing barriers and facilitators of implementing an integrated HIV prevention and property rights program in Western Kenya. AIDS Educ Prev. 2013 Apr; 25(2):151-63.
Cooky C, Dworkin SL. Policing the boundaries of sex: a critical examination of gender verification and the Caster Semenya controversy. J Sex Res. 2013; 50(2):103-11.
Van den Berg, W., Godana, P., Hendricks, L., Hatcher, A., Dworkin, S.L. . Gender & Development. Shifts in fatherhood beliefs and parenting practices following a gender-transformative health programme in Eastern Cape, South Africa. 2013; 1(21):111-125.
Dworkin, S.L., Grabe, S. Lu, T., Kwena, Z., Bukusi, E. Mwaura-Muira, E. Archives of Sexual Behavior. Property rights violations as a structural driver of women's HIV risks in Nyanza and Western Provinces, Kenya. 2013.
Horton KL, Dworkin SL. Redefining gender-based power to move beyond interpersonal approaches to HIV prevention. ANS Adv Nurs Sci. 2013 Jan-Mar; 36(1):42-50.
Dworkin, S.L., Hatcher, A. Colvin,C., Peacock, D. . Impact of an anti-violence and HIV program on masculinities and gender ideologies in Limpopo and the Eastern Cape. Men and Masculinities. doi:10.1177/1097184X12469878. 2013.
Lu, T., Kwena, Z., Zwicker, L., Bukusi, E., Maura-Muira, E., Dworkin, S. . AIDS Education and Prevention. (2013). Securing women’s property rights in the era of HIV/AIDS: Barriers and facilitators of implementing a community-led structural intervention in Western Kenya. 2013; 2(25):151-163.
Hatcher AM, Tsai AC, Kumbakumba E, Dworkin SL, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Clark G, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Sexual relationship power and depression among HIV-infected women in Rural Uganda. PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e49821.
Lotfi R, Ramezani Tehrani F, Merghati Khoei E, Yaghmaei F, Dworkin SL. How do women at risk of HIV/AIDS in Iran perceive gender norms and gendered power relations in the context of safe sex negotiations? Arch Sex Behav. 2013 Jul; 42(5):873-81.
Dworkin SL. Sample size policy for qualitative studies using in-depth interviews. Arch Sex Behav. 2012 Dec; 41(6):1319-20.
Dworkin SL, Grabe S, Lu T, Hatcher AM, Hatcher A, Kwena Z, Bukusi E, Mwaura-Muiru E. Property rights violations as a structural driver of women's HIV risks: a qualitative study in Nyanza and Western Provinces, Kenya. Arch Sex Behav. 2013 Jul; 42(5):703-13.
Siedner MJ, Tsai AC, Dworkin S, Mukiibi NF, Emenyonu NI, Hunt PW, Haberer JE, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Sexual relationship power and malnutrition among HIV-positive women in rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2012 Aug; 16(6):1542-8.
Dworkin SL, Cooky C. Sport, sex segregation, and sex testing: critical reflections on this unjust marriage. Am J Bioeth. 2012; 12(7):21-3.
Dworkin SL, Dunbar MS, Krishnan S, Hatcher AM, Sawires S. Uncovering tensions and capitalizing on synergies in HIV/AIDS and antiviolence programs. Am J Public Health. 2011 Jun; 101(6):995-1003.
Higgins JA, Hoffman S, Dworkin SL. Rethinking gender, heterosexual men, and women's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS. Am J Public Health. 2010 Mar; 100(3):435-45.
Campbell AN, Tross S, Dworkin SL, Hu MC, Manuel J, Pavlicova M, Nunes EV. Relationship power and sexual risk among women in community-based substance abuse treatment. J Urban Health. 2009 Nov; 86(6):951-64.
Dworkin SL, Kambou SD, Sutherland C, Moalla K, Kapoor A. Gendered empowerment and HIV prevention: policy and programmatic pathways to success in the MENA region. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Jul 1; 51 Suppl 3:S111-8.
Lerum K, Dworkin SL. "Bad girls rule": an interdisciplinary feminist commentary on the report of the APA Task Force on the Sexualization of Girls. J Sex Res. 2009 Jul-Aug; 46(4):250-63.
Dworkin SL, Fullilove RE, Peacock D. Are HIV/AIDS prevention interventions for heterosexually active men in the United States gender-specific? Am J Public Health. 2009 Jun; 99(6):981-4.
Dworkin SL, Blankenship K. Microfinance and HIV/AIDS prevention: assessing its promise and limitations. AIDS Behav. 2009 Jun; 13(3):462-9.
Dworkin SL, Pinto RM, Hunter J, Rapkin B, Remien RH. Keeping the spirit of community partnerships alive in the scale up of HIV/AIDS prevention: critical reflections on the roll out of DEBI (Diffusion of Effective Behavioral Interventions). Am J Community Psychol. 2008 Sep; 42(1-2):51-9.
Dworkin SL, Santelli J. Do abstinence-plus interventions reduce sexual risk behavior among youth? PLoS Med. 2007 Sep; 4(9):e276.
Coates TJ, Fiamma A, Szekeres G, Dworkin S, Remien RH, Hanson BW, Rudatsikira JB. Business' role in exercising leadership, promoting equity, embracing accountability, and developing partnerships. AIDS. 2007 Jul; 21 Suppl 3:S3-9.
Sawires SR, Dworkin SL, Fiamma A, Peacock D, Szekeres G, Coates TJ. Male circumcision and HIV/AIDS: challenges and opportunities. Lancet. 2007 Feb 24; 369(9562):708-13.
Dworkin SL, Beckford ST, Ehrhardt AA. Sexual scripts of women: a longitudinal analysis of participants in a gender-specific HIV/STD prevention intervention. Arch Sex Behav. 2007 Apr; 36(2):269-79.
Dworkin SL, Ehrhardt AA. Going beyond "ABC" to include "GEM": critical reflections on progress in the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Am J Public Health. 2007 Jan; 97(1):13-8.
Mantell JE, Dworkin SL, Exner TM, Hoffman S, Smit JA, Susser I. The promises and limitations of female-initiated methods of HIV/STI protection. Soc Sci Med. 2006 Oct; 63(8):1998-2009.
Blankenship KM, Friedman SR, Dworkin S, Mantell JE. Structural interventions: concepts, challenges and opportunities for research. J Urban Health. 2006 Jan; 83(1):59-72.
Dworkin SL, Exner T, Melendez R, Hoffman S, Ehrhardt AA. Revisiting "Success": Posttrial analysis of a gender-specific HIV/STD prevention intervention. AIDS Behav. 2006 Jan; 10(1):41-51.
Dworkin SL. Who is epidemiologically fathomable in the HIV/AIDS epidemic? Gender, sexuality, and intersectionality in public health. Cult Health Sex. 2005 Nov-Dec; 7(6):615-23.
Dworkin SL, O'Sullivan L. Actual versus desired initiation patterns among a sample of college men: tapping disjunctures within traditional male sexual scripts. J Sex Res. 2005 May; 42(2):150-8.
Exner TM, Dworkin SL, Hoffman S, Ehrhardt AA. Beyond the male condom: the evolution of gender-specific HIV interventions for women. Annu Rev Sex Res. 2003; 14:114-36.
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