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.

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.

Local Perceptions, Cultural Beliefs and Practices That Shape Umbilical Cord Care: A Qualitative Study in Southern Province, Zambia

Julie M. Herlihy, Affan Shaikh, Arthur Mazimba, Natalie Gagne, Caroline Grogan, Chipo Mpamba, Bernadine Sooli, Grace Simamvwa, Catherine Mabeta, Peggy Shankoti, Lisa Messersmith, Katherine Semrau, and Davidson H. Hamer

PLOS ONE. 2013 Nov; 8(11):1-14.

Women living with HIV in Vietnam: desire for children, use of sexual and reproductive health services, and advice from providers

Lisa J. Messersmith, Katherine Semrau, Tran Lan Anh, Nguyen Nguyen Nhu Trang, Dao Mai Hoa, Kristin Eifler and Lora Sabin

Reproductive Health Matters. 2012 Dec; 20(39):27-38.

‘Many people know the law, but also many people violate it’: Discrimination experienced by people living with HIV/ AIDS in Vietnam – Results of a national study

Lisa J. Messersmith, Katherine Semrau, Theodore M. Hammett, Nguyen Tuan Phong, Nguyen Duy Tung, Ha Nguyen, Douglas Glandon, Nguyen Mai Huong & Hoang Tu Anh

Global Public Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice. 2012 Sep; 1-16.

Sectarianism and the problem of overpopulation: political representations of reproduction in two low-income neighbourhoods of Beirut, Lebanon

Ashish Premkumar, Karma Salem, Sarah Akhtar , Mary E. Deeb & Lisa J. Messersmith

Culture, Health & Sexuality: An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care. 2012 Sep; 1-14.

Final Report of the Evaluation of the Vietnam AIDS Public Policy Training Project

Messersmith L., Eifler K., Smith A., Tran H. B.

Boston, MA: Center for International Health and Development, Boston University School of Public Health, and Hanoi School of Public Health; 2009.

Lived Experience and Contested Domains: Sexuality and Reproductive and Sexual Health Decision-Making of Women Living with HIV in Vietnam

Messersmith L.

Culture, Health and Sexuality: An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care. 2009 Jan; 11(Supplement 1):S89-90.

Making AIDS Policy Sexy: Evaluation of AIDS Policy Training to Engender a Gendered and Human Rights Response in Vietnam

Messersmith L.

Culture, Health and Sexuality: An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care. 2009 Jan; 11(Supplement 1):S73-74.

Integrating the Fields of Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS

Kaufman J., Messersmith L.

Chicago, IL: MacArthur Foundation; 2005.

Gender and HIV/AIDS

Messersmith L.

AIDS Public Policy Training Project. Cambridge, MA: Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; 2005.

Who’s at Risk? Men’s STD Experience and Condom Use in Southwest Nigeria

Messersmith L. J., Kane T. T., Odebiyi A. I., Adewuyi A. A.

Stud Fam Plann. 2000 Oct; 31(3):203-16.

Reconceptualizing Risk: A Feminist Analysis of HIV/AIDS

Long L., Messersmith L.

The Encyclopedia of Third World Women. Stromquist N.. New York: Garland Publishing; 1997.