Publications

Drug Use and Sexual Behavior: The Multiple HIV Vulnerabilities of Men and Women Who Inject Drugs in Kumasi, Ghana

Lisa J. Messersmith, Rose Adjei, Jennifer Beard, Thomas Agyarko-Poku, Peter Wondergem, Ariel Falconer, Lora Sabin, and Yaw Adu-Sarkodie

JAIDS. 2015 Mar; 68(Supplement 2):S69-S252.

“It’s All About Making a Life”: Poverty, HIV, Violence, and Other Vulnerabilities Faced by Young Female Sex Workers in Kumasi, Ghana

Monica Adhiambo Onyango, Yaw Adu-Sarkodie, Thomas Agyarko-Poku, Mabel Kissiwah Asafo, Joy Sylvester, Peter Wondergem, Kimberly Green, Samuel Wambugu, Alana T. Brennan, and Jennifer Beard

JAIDS. 2015 Mar; 68(Supplement 2):S131–S137.

Understanding the Relationship Dynamics between Female Sex Workers and Their Intimate Partners in Kumasi, Ghana

Monica Adhiambo Onyango, Yaw Adu-Sarkodie, Rose Adjei, Thomas Agyarko Poku, Kimberly Green, Sam Wambugu, Ariel Falconer, Carol Hunsberger Kopelman, Jennifer Beard

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2014 Jul.

HIV Vulnerability of Men and Women Who Inject Drugs in Kumasi, Ghana

Lisa Messersmith, Jennifer Beard, Rose Adjei, Thomas Agyarko-Poku, Dana Longobardi, Ariel Falconer, Lora Sabin & Yaw Adu-Sarkodie

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2014 Jul.

The Ghana Retention on ART Study (ROARS): Keeping HIV-positive Patients on Antiretroviral Therapy

Lora Sabin, Dana Longobardi, Thomas Agyarko Poku, Allyssa Abacan, Mya Myint Zu Kyaw, Ariel Falconer, Mabel Kissiwah Asafo, Lisa Messersmith, Jennifer Beard, and Yaw Adu-Sarkodie

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2014 Jul.

“I can decide to use the property I have to make money”: HIV Vulnerability of Bar Workers and Bar Patrons in Kumasi, Ghana

Lisa Messersmith, Jennifer Beard, Thomas Agyarko-Poku, Dana Longobardi, Mabel Asafo, Caitlin Corneliess, Elizabeth Daube, Paul Ashigbie, Ariel Falconer, & Yaw Adu-Sarkodie

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2014 Feb.

Attitudes and behaviors among older MSM in Ghana

Lora Sabin, Yaw Adu‐Sarkodie, Thomas Agyarko‐Poku, Paul Ashigbie, Danielle Hollenbeck‐Pringle, Mary Bachman DeSilva, Kimberly Green, Sam Wambugu, Yussif Ahmed Abdul Rahman, Kofi Akuoko, Kofi Baffuor Opoku, and Jennifer Beard

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2013 Sep.

Exploring the beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors of MSM engaged in substance use and transactional sex in Ghana

Jennifer Beard, Monica Adhiambo Onyango, Thomas Agyarko-Poku, Ivan Busulwa, Abanish Rizal, Mohammed Brooks, Kofi Akuoko, Kofi Baffuor Opoku, Yaw Adu-Sarkodie

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2013 Mar.

“Using what you have to get what you want”: Vulnerability to HIV and Prevention Needs of Female Post‐Secondary Students Engaged in Transactional Sex in Kumasi, Ghana

Monita Baba‐Djara, Alana Brennan, Caitlin Corneliess, Thomas Agyarko‐Poku, Kofi Akuoko, Kofi Baffuor Opoku, Yaw Adu‐Sarkodie, Jennifer Beard

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2013 Jan.

“It’s All About Making a Life”: Young Female Sex Workers Vulnerability to HIV and Prevention Needs in Kumasi, Ghana

Monica Adhiambo Onyango, Joy Sylvester, Thomas Agyarko‐Poku, Kofi Akuoko, Kofi Baffuor Opoku, Yaw Adu‐Sarkodie, Jennifer Beard

Washington, DC: USAID Project SEARCH; 2012 Aug.

“It’s All About Making a Life”: Young Female Sex Workers Vulnerability to HIV and Prevention Needs in Kumasi, Ghana A Qualitative Study

Monica Adhiambo Onyango, Joy Sylvester, Thomas Agyarko-­‐Poku, Kofi Akuoko, Kofi Baffuor Opoku, Yaw Adu-­‐Sarkodie, Jennifer Beard

Washington, DC: USAID; 2012 Jul.

Outpatient Treatment of Children With Severe Pneumonia with Oral Amoxicillin in Four Countries: The MASS Study

Addo-Yobo E, Duc Anh D, El-Sayed HF, Fox L, Fox MP, MacLeod W, Saha S, Anh Tuan T, Thea DM, Qazi S

Tropical Med Int Health. 2011 May;.

Exploring the Relationship Between Chronic Undernutrition and Asymptomatic Malaria in Ghanaian Children

Crookston B. T., Alder S. C., Boakye I., Merrill R. M., Amuasi J. H., Porucznik C. A., Stanford J. B., Dickerson T. T., Dearden K. A., Hale D. C., Sylverken J., Snow B. S., Osei-Akoto A., Ansong D.

Malar J. 2010 Feb; 9:39.

Microfinance Against Malaria: Impact of Freedom from Hunger’s Malaria Education when Delivered by Rural Banks in Ghana

De La Cruz N., Crookston B., Gray B., Alder S., Dearden K.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2009 Apr; 103(12):1229-36.

Knowledge and Use of Measures to Reduce Health Risks by Corporate Expatriate Employees in Western Ghana

Hamer D. H., Ruffing R., Callahan M. V., Lyons S. H., Abdullah A. S.

J Travel Med. 2008 Aug; 15(4):237-42.