Honors and Awards
President's Award for Service, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 2016
Member, AIDS Research Institute Executive Committee, 2013-2016
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 2011
Research Award, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 2011
B.S., 1991 - Nursing, University of California, San Francisco
Providing Primary Care for Human Immunodeficiency Virus in the Context of Trauma: Experiences of the Health Care Team.
"Thoughts Can Kill You": Characterization of Mental Health Symptoms by Ugandan Grandparent-Caregivers in the HIV/AIDS Era.
Experiences and Perceptions of Black Men Who Have Sex with Men About Acquiring HIV: A Qualitative Narrative Perspective.
What does it mean to be youth-friendly? Results from qualitative interviews with health care providers and clinic staff serving youth and young adults living with HIV.
HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Uptake and Retention Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in a Community-Based Sexual Health Clinic.
Shortened and Culturally Appropriate HIV Stigma Scale for Asians Living with HIV in the United States: Psychometric Analysis.
Changes in Specific Substance Involvement Scores among SBIRT recipients in an HIV primary care setting.
A multinational qualitative investigation of the perspectives and drivers of exercise and dietary behaviors in people living with HIV.
Seeking Safety Group Therapy for Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorder and PTSD among Transgender Women Living with HIV: A Pilot Study.
"I Am Normal": Claiming Normalcy in Christian-Identified HIV-Infected Adolescent and Emerging Adult Males.
Clinicians' Views of Hepatitis C Virus Treatment Candidacy With Direct-Acting Antiviral Regimens for People Who Inject Drugs.
Building Trust and Relationships Between Patients and Providers: An Essential Complement to Health Literacy in HIV Care.
Using Interactive Web-Based Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in an Urban, Safety-Net HIV Clinic.
Knowledge, Self-efficacy, and Self-perceived Risk for Cardiovascular Disease among Asians Living With HIV: The Influence of HIV Stigma and Acculturation.
An expressive therapy group disclosure intervention for women living with HIV improves social support, self-efficacy, and the safety and quality of relationships: a qualitative analysis.
Patient perspectives on the experience of being newly diagnosed with HIV in the emergency department/urgent care clinic of a public hospital.
Helping patients talk about HIV: inclusion of messages on disclosure in prevention with positives interventions in clinical settings.
HIV intervention for providers study: a randomized controlled trial of a clinician-delivered HIV risk-reduction intervention for HIV-positive people.
A Qualitative Study of Providers' Perception of Adherence of Women Living with HIV/AIDS in Puerto Rico.
Prevalence, self-care behaviors, and self-care activities for peripheral neuropathy symptoms of HIV/AIDS.
International (public Health)
Substance Use And Abuse
Persons With Mental Illness
Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration
Mentoring Junior Faculty Or Trainees
Injection Drug Users
Socioeconomically Marginalized Groups