Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Janet Turan is a Professor in the Department of Health Care Organization and Policy at the UAB School of Public Health. Dr. Turan's main research interests are in the topic area of maternal and child health (MCH) in low-resource settings of both developing and developed countries. Over the course of her research career, she has used both quantitative and qualitative research methods to examine factors related to the promotion of MCH in diverse settings including Turkey, Jordan, Italy, Eritrea, Kenya, Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Egypt, and the United States. She is currently conducting research aiming to reduce the adverse effects of HIV/AIDS on the physical and mental health of pregnant and childbearing women in Kenya, with a special focus on HIV/AIDS stigma and discrimination. In addition, her current research program includes the study of stigma as it relates to a variety of reproductive health conditions/services, including abortion, obstetric fistula, HIV/AIDS, and gender-based violence.

    Dr. Turan is currently Co-Director for the UAB Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Community and Behavioral Science Core and Interim Director of the Sparkman Center for Global Health.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2019 Complexities of HIV Disclosure in Patients Newly Entering HIV Care: A Qualitative Analysis.Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care2019
    2019 Accessing Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP): Perceptions of Current and Potential PrEP Users in Birmingham, AlabamaAIDS and Behavior.  23:2966-2979. 2019
    2019 Food insecurity is associated with lower levels of antiretroviral drug concentrations in hair among a cohort of women living with HIV in the United States.Clinical Infectious Diseases2019
    2019 Perceived Value of Microenterprise for Low-Income Women Living with HIV in AlabamaAIDS and Behavior.  23:276-286. 2019
    2019 Care Continuum and Postdischarge Outcomes among HIV-Infected Adults Admitted to the Hospital in ZambiaOpen Forum Infectious Diseases.  6. 2019
    2019 The role of women’s empowerment and male engagement in pregnancy healthcare seeking behaviors in western KenyaWomen and Health.  59:892-906. 2019
    2019 Moderating Factors in an Anti-stigma Intervention for African American Women with HIV in the United States: A Secondary Analysis of the UNITY TrialAIDS and Behavior.  23:2432-2442. 2019
    2019 HIV-Related Stigma and Viral Suppression Among African-American Women: Exploring the Mediating Roles of Depression and ART NonadherenceAIDS and Behavior.  23:2025-2036. 2019
    2019 Acceptability of community-based mentor mothers to support HIV-positive pregnant women on antiretroviral treatment in western Kenya: A qualitative studyBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.  19. 2019
    2019 Food insecurity is associated with anxiety, stress, and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in a cohort of women with or at risk of HIV in the United StatesJournal of Nutrition.  149:1393-1403. 2019
    2019 HIV stigma and viral load among African-American women receiving treatment for HIVAIDS.  33:1511-1519. 2019
    2019 HIV stigma and viral load among African-American women receiving treatment for HIV.AIDS.  33:1511-1519. 2019
    2019 Poverty stigma is associated with suboptimal HIV care and treatment outcomes among women living with HIV in the United StatesAIDS.  33:1379-1384. 2019
    2019 Neighborhood Racial Diversity, Socioeconomic Status, and Perceptions of HIV-Related Discrimination and Internalized HIV Stigma among Women Living with HIV in the United StatesAIDS patient care.  33:270-281. 2019
    2019 Religiosity, Social Support, and Ethnic Identity: Exploring "resilience Resources" for African-American Women Experiencing HIV-Related StigmaJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  81:175-183. 2019
    2019 Substance Use Stigma and Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence among a Drug-Using Population Living with HIVAIDS patient care.  33:282-293. 2019
    2019 A Mixed Methods Study of Anticipated and Experienced Stigma in Health Care Settings among Women Living with HIV in the United StatesAIDS patient care.  33:184-195. 2019
    2019 Buffering Internalization of HIV Stigma: Implications for Treatment Adherence and DepressionJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  80:284-291. 2019
    2019 Food insecurity and violence in a prospective cohort of women at risk for or living with HIV in the U.S.PLoS ONE.  14. 2019
    2019 Longitudinal association between internalized HIV stigma and antiretroviral therapy adherence for women living with HIV: The mediating role of depressionAIDS.  33:571-576. 2019
    2019 Challenges and opportunities in examining and addressing intersectional stigma and healthBMC Medicine.  17. 2019
    2019 Stigma in health facilities: Why it matters and how we can change itBMC Medicine.  17. 2019
    2019 Persistent Food Insecurity Is Associated with Adverse Mental Health among Women Living with or at Risk of HIV in the United StatesJournal of Nutrition.  149:240-248. 2019
    2019 Food Insecurity Is Associated With Inflammation Among Women Living With HIVJournal of Infectious Diseases.  219:429-436. 2019
    2019 Development of a Novel Scale to Measure Male Partner Involvement in the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in KenyaAIDS and Behavior2019
    2019 HIV status disclosure patterns and male partner reactions among pregnant women with HIV on lifelong ART in Western KenyaAIDS Care2019
    2019 HIV-related stigma, depression, and social support are associated with health-related quality of life among patients newly entering HIV careAIDS Care2019
    2019 Internal Working Models of Attachment Relationships and HIV Outcomes among Women Living with HIVJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  80:E1-E8. 2019
    2019 Longitudinal associations between food insecurity and substance use in a cohort of women with or at risk for HIV in the United StatesAddiction.  114:127-136. 2019
    2019 Scoping Review of Access to Emergency Contraception for Sexual Assault Victims in Emergency Departments in the United StatesTrauma, Violence, and Abuse2019
    2019 Trajectories of women's physical and psychosocial health following obstetric fistula repair in Uganda: a longitudinal studyTropical Medicine and International Health.  24:53-64. 2019
    2019 Women’s experiences of fistula-related stigma in Uganda: a conceptual framework to inform stigma-reduction interventionsCulture, Health and Sexuality2019
    2018 Perceptions of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Young, Black Men Who Have Sex with MenAIDS patient care.  32:511-518. 2018
    2018 Norms and stigma around unintended pregnancy in Alabama: Associations with recent contraceptive use and dual method use among young womenWomen and Health.  58:1151-1166. 2018
    2018 Exploring Manifestations of TB-Related Stigma Experienced by Women in Kolkata, India.Annals of Global Health.  84:727-735. 2018
    2018 Exploring manifestations of tb-related stigma experienced by women in Kolkata, IndiaAnnals of Global Health.  84:727-735. 2018
    2018 Men’s hopes, fears and challenges in engagement in perinatal health and the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in rural KenyaCulture, Health and Sexuality.  20:1259-1272. 2018
    2018 Enacted HIV-related stigma and breast-health beliefs and practices among African American women living with HIV: The mediating roles of internalized HIV-related stigma and depressive symptoms.Stigma and Health.  3:377-384. 2018
    2018 A Randomized Pilot Trial of a Novel Behavioral Intervention for Chronic Pain Tailored to Individuals with HIVAIDS and Behavior.  22:2733-2742. 2018
    2018 Selecting post-acute care settings after abdominal surgery: Are we getting it right?American Journal of Surgery.  216:260-266. 2018
    2018 Perceptions of intersectional stigma among diverse women living with HIV in the United StatesSocial Science and Medicine.  208:9-17. 2018
    2018 Intersectional health-related stigma in persons living with HIV and chronic pain: implications for depressive symptomsAIDS Care.  30:66-73. 2018
    2018 Women’s decision-making about self-protection during sexual activity in the deep south of the USA: A grounded theory studyCulture, Health and Sexuality.  20:84-98. 2018
    2018 Healthcare Empowerment and HIV Viral Control: Mediating Roles of Adherence and Retention in CareAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  54:756-764. 2018
    2018 Intervention Mapping to develop a Social Cognitive Theory-based intervention for chronic pain tailored to individuals with HIVContemporary Clinical Trials Communications.  10:9-16. 2018
    2018 From ‘half-dead’ to being ‘free’: resistance to HIV stigma, self-disclosure and support for PMTCT/HIV care among couples living with HIV in KenyaCulture, Health and Sexuality.  20:489-503. 2018
    2018 A Text Messaging Intervention to Support Option B+ in Kenya: A Qualitative StudyJournal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.  29:287-299. 2018
    2018 Development and Piloting of a Home-Based Couples Intervention during Pregnancy and Postpartum in Southwestern KenyaAIDS patient care.  32:92-103. 2018
    2018 Cost-effectiveness of a chronic pain intervention for people living with HIV (PLWH)Journal of Medical Economics (JME).  21:122-126. 2018
    2018 Maximizing adherence and retention for women living with HIV and their infants in Kenya (MOTIVATE! study): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trialTrials.  19. 2018
    2018 Food insecurity, internalized stigma, and depressive symptoms among women living with HIV in the United StatesAIDS and Behavior.  22:3869-3878. 2018
    2018 Hepatitis B virus contact disclosure and testing in Lusaka, Zambia: A mixed-methods studyBMJ Open.  8. 2018
    2018 Stigma reduction among African American women With HIV: UNITY health studyJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  78:269-275. 2018
    2017 Association between Perceived Discrimination in Healthcare Settings and HIV Medication Adherence: Mediating Psychosocial MechanismsAIDS and Behavior.  21:3431-3439. 2017
    2017 Food Insecurity is Associated with Poor HIV Outcomes Among Women in the United StatesAIDS and Behavior.  21:3473-3477. 2017
    2017 Implementation of repeat HIV testing during pregnancy in southwestern Kenya: Progress and missed opportunities: ProgressJournal of the International AIDS Society.  20. 2017
    2017 Jaboya (“Sex for Fish”): A Qualitative Analysis of Contextual Risk Factors for Extramarital Partnerships in the Fishing Communities in Western KenyaArchives of Sexual Behavior.  46:1877-1890. 2017
    2017 “The land of the sick and the land of the healthy”: Disability, bureaucracy, and stigma among people living with poverty and chronic illness in the United StatesSocial Science and Medicine.  190:181-189. 2017
    2017 Moment-to-moment within-person associations between acts of discrimination and internalized stigma in people living with HIV: An experience sampling study.Stigma and Health.  2:216-228. 2017
    2017 Framing mechanisms linking HIV-related stigma, adherence to treatment, and health outcomesAmerican Journal of Public Health.  107:863-869. 2017
    2017 Using Patient Perspectives to Inform the Development of a Behavioral Intervention for Chronic Pain in Patients with HIV: A Qualitative StudyPain Medicine.  18:879-888. 2017
    2017 Health facility challenges to the provision of Option B+ in western Kenya: a qualitative study.Health Policy and Planning.  32:283-291. 2017
    2017 Norms and stigma regarding pregnancy decisions during an unintended pregnancy: Development and predictors of scales among young women in the U.S. SouthPLoS ONE.  12. 2017
    2017 Brief Report: Interpersonal and Intrapersonal Factors as Parallel Independent Mediators in the Association between Internalized HIV Stigma and ART AdherenceJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  74:e18-e22. 2017
    2017 Health facility challenges to the provision of Option B+ in western Kenya: A qualitative studyHealth Policy and Planning.  32:283-291. 2017
    2017 How Does Stigma Affect People Living with HIV? The Mediating Roles of Internalized and Anticipated HIV Stigma in the Effects of Perceived Community Stigma on Health and Psychosocial OutcomesAIDS and Behavior.  21:283-291. 2017
    2017 Interpersonal Mechanisms Contributing to the Association Between HIV-Related Internalized Stigma and Medication AdherenceAIDS and Behavior.  21:238-247. 2017
    2016 Adaptation and Implementation of an Intervention to Reduce HIV-Related Stigma Among Healthcare Workers in the United States: Piloting of the FRESH WorkshopAIDS patient care.  30:519-527. 2016
    2016 Mechanisms linking intimate partner violence and prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV: A qualitative study in South AfricaSocial Science and Medicine.  168:130-139. 2016
    2016 Reported Church Attendance at the Time of Entry into HIV Care is Associated with Viral Load Suppression at 12 MonthsAIDS and Behavior.  20:1706-1712. 2016
    2016 Implementation of repeat HIV testing during pregnancy in Kenya: A qualitative studyBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.  16. 2016
    2016 Mechanisms for the negative effects of internalized HIV-related stigma on antiretroviral therapy adherence in women: The mediating roles of social isolation and depressionJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  72:198-205. 2016
    2016 Social Norms and Stigma Regarding Unintended Pregnancy and Pregnancy Decisions: A Qualitative Study of Young Women in AlabamaFamily Planning Perspectives.  48:73-81. 2016
    2016 Experiences Accessing Abortion Care in Alabama among Women Traveling for ServicesWomen's Health Issues.  26:298-304. 2016
    2016 The Reproductive Stigmas Faced by Low-income Young Women in the Deep SouthScholars Strategy Network Briefs2016
    2016 Intimate partner violence and forced migration during pregnancy: Structural constraints to women's agencyGlobal Public Health.  11:153-168. 2016
    2016 Couple interdependence impacts HIV-related health behaviours among pregnant couples in southwestern Kenya: A qualitative analysis: AJournal of the International AIDS Society.  19. 2016
    2016 HIV-Related Stigma Among Healthcare Providers in the Deep SouthAIDS and Behavior.  20:115-125. 2016
    2015 Structural community factors and sub-optimal engagement in HIV care among low-income women in the deep south of the USACulture, Health and Sexuality.  18:682-694. 2015
    2015 The role of early HIV status disclosure in retention in HIV careAIDS patient care.  29:646-650. 2015
    2015 Intimate partner violence and engagement in HIV care and treatment among women: A systematic review and meta-analysisAIDS.  29:2183-2194. 2015
    2015 "You Know You Are Sick, Why Do You Carry A Pregnancy Again?" Applying the Socio-Ecological Model to Understand Barriers to PMTCT Service Utilization in Western Kenya.Journal of AIDS and Clinical Research.  6. 2015
    2015 Effects of Antenatal Care and HIV Treatment Integration on Elements of the PMTCT Cascade: Results from the SHAIP Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial in KenyaJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  69:e172-e181. 2015
    2015 Implementation and Operational Research: Effect of Integration of HIV Care and Treatment into Antenatal Care Clinics on Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission and Maternal Outcomes in Nyanza, Kenya: Results from the SHAIP Cluster Randomized Controlled TrialJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  69:e164-e171. 2015
    2015 Pain Self-Management in HIV-Infected Individuals with Chronic Pain: A Qualitative StudyPain Medicine.  16:706-714. 2015
    2015 The role of maternal, health system, and psychosocial factors in prevention of mother-to-child transmission failure in the era of programmatic scale up in western Kenya: A case control studyAIDS patient care.  29:204-211. 2015
    2014 Eliminating preventable HIV-related maternal mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: What do we need to know?Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  67:S250-S258. 2014
    2014 HIV-positive status disclosure and use of essential PMTCT and maternal health services in rural KenyaJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  67:S235-S242. 2014
    2014 'Two pains together': Patient perspectives on psychological aspects of chronic pain while living with HIVPLoS ONE.  9. 2014
    2014 Aberrant drug-related behaviors: A qualitative analysis of medical record documentation in patients referred to an HIV/Chronic pain clinicPain Medicine.  15:1724-1733. 2014
    2014 HIV serostatus and disclosure: Implications for infant feeding practice in rural south Nyanza, KenyaBMC Public Health.  14. 2014
    2014 Predictors of extra-marital partnerships among women married to fishermen along Lake Victoria in Kisumu County, KenyaPLoS ONE.  9. 2014
    2014 Responses to and Resources for Intimate Partner Violence: Qualitative Findings From Women, Men, and Service Providers in Rural KenyaJournal of Interpersonal Violence.  29:783-805. 2014
    2014 Linkage to HIV care, postpartum depression, and HIV-related stigma in newly diagnosed pregnant women living with HIV in Kenya: a longitudinal observational studyBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.  14:400. 2014
    2013 Facilitating HIV status disclosure for pregnant women and partners in rural Kenya: A qualitative studyBMC Public Health.  13. 2013
    2013 Global maternal and child health goals will not be achieved without addressing HIV-related stigmaJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  64. 2013
    2013 HIV-related stigma as a barrier to achievement of global PMTCT and maternal health goals: A review of the evidenceAIDS and Behavior.  17:2528-2539. 2013
    2013 Risk factors for physical domestic violence in a high-prevalence HIV setting: Findings from Project Accept baseline data (HPTN-043)Journal of Public Health in Africa.  4:1-5. 2013
    2013 The stigma of having an abortion: Development of a scale and characteristics of women experiencing abortion stigmaFamily Planning Perspectives.  45:79-88. 2013
    2013 A community-supported clinic-based program for prevention of violence against pregnant women in Rural KenyaAIDS Research and Treatment.  2013. 2013
    2013 Social context and drivers of intimate partner violence in rural Kenya: Implications for the health of pregnant womenCulture, Health and Sexuality.  15:404-419. 2013
    2013 A brief, standardized tool for measuring HIV-related stigma among health facility staff: results of field testing in China, Dominica, Egypt, Kenya, Puerto Rico and St. Christopher & Nevis.Journal of the International AIDS Society.  16. 2013
    2013 Do I have a choice? Violence against women and reproductive decisions.Nouvelles Questions Féministes.  32:29-45. 2013
    2012 How Perceptions of HIV-Related Stigma Affect Decision-Making Regarding Childbirth in Rural KenyaPLoS ONE.  7. 2012
    2012 Patient satisfaction with integrated HIV and antenatal care services in rural KenyaAIDS Care.  24:1442-1447. 2012
    2012 Are there differences in the impact of partner violence on reproductive health between postpartum women andwomen who had an elective abortion?Journal of Urban Health.  89:861-871. 2012
    2012 The Study of HIV and Antenatal Care Integration in Pregnancy in Kenya: Design, Methods, and Baseline Results of a Cluster-Randomized Controlled TrialPLoS ONE.  7. 2012
    2012 Factors associated with pregnant women's anticipations and experiences of HIV-related stigma in rural KenyaAIDS Care.  24:1173-1180. 2012
    2012 The Role of HIV-Related Stigma in Utilization of Skilled Childbirth Services in Rural Kenya: A Prospective Mixed-Methods StudyPLoS Medicine.  9. 2012
    2012 Predictors of linkage to care following community-based HIV counseling and testing in rural KenyaAIDS and Behavior.  16:1295-1307. 2012
    2012 Acceptability and feasibility of integration of HIV care services into antenatal clinics in rural Kenya: A qualitative provider interview studyGlobal Public Health.  7:149-163. 2012
    2011 Use of personal digital assistants for data collection in a multi-site AIDS stigma study in rural south Nyanza, KenyaAfrican Health Sciences.  11:464-473. 2011
    2011 HIV/AIDS stigma and refusal of HIV testing among pregnant women in rural Kenya: Results from the MAMAS studyAIDS and Behavior.  15:1111-1120. 2011
    2011 Evaluation of a Community Intervention for Promotion of Safe Motherhood in EritreaJournal of Midwifery and Women's Health.  56:8-17. 2011
    2011 Nonatonic obstetric haemorrhage: effectiveness of the nonpneumatic antishock garment in egypt.ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology.  2011:179349. 2011
    2011 Positive effects of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment on delays in accessing care for postpartum and postabortion hemorrhage in egypt and NigeriaJournal of Women's Health.  20:91-98. 2011
    2010 Obstetric hemorrhage and shock management: Using the low technology Non-pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment in Nigerian and Egyptian tertiary care facilitiesBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.  10. 2010
    2010 The role of counseling for obstetric fistula patients: Lessons learned from EritreaPatient Education and Counseling.  80:262-265. 2010
    2010 Stigma as experienced by women accessing prevention of parent-to-child transmission of HIV services in Karnataka, IndiaAIDS Care.  22:836-842. 2010
    2010 A comparative study of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment for the treatment of obstetric hemorrhage in EgyptJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  109:20-24. 2010
    2009 Violence in the Lives of Women in Italy Who Have an Elective AbortionWomen's Health Issues.  19:335-343. 2009
    2009 The relationships between physical violence, verbal abuse and women's psychological distress during the postpartum periodJournal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology.  30:115-121. 2009
    2009 A comparative study of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment for the treatment of obstetric hemorrhage in NigeriaJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  107:121-125. 2009
    2009 Violence and women's psychological distress after birth: An exploratory study in italyHealth Care for Women International.  30:160-180. 2009
    2008 HIV/AIDS and maternity care in Kenya: How fears of stigma and discrimination affect uptake and provision of labor and delivery servicesAIDS Care.  20:938-945. 2008
    2008 Effects of HIV/AIDS on maternity care providers in KenyaJOGN nursing; journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing.  37:588-595. 2008
    2007 Education for expectant fathers in workplaces in TurkeyJournal of Biosocial Science.  39:843-860. 2007
    2007 [Work and depression in women after the birth of a child].Giornale Italiano di Medicina Del Lavoro Ed Ergonomia.  29:391-393. 2007
    2007 Use of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG) to reduce blood loss and time to recovery from shock for women with obstetric haemorrhage in EgyptGlobal Public Health.  2:110-124. 2007
    2007 Anti-shock garments for obstetric hemorrhageCurrent Women's Health Reviews.  3:3-11. 2007
    2007 Experiences of women seeking medical care for obstetric fistula in Eritrea: Implications for prevention, treatment, and social reintegrationGlobal Public Health.  2:64-77. 2007
    2006 Challenges for the adoption of evidence-based maternity care in TurkeySocial Science and Medicine.  62:2196-2204. 2006
    2006 First aid for obstetric haemorrhage: The pilot study of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment in EgyptBJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  113:424-429. 2006
    2006 The quality of hospital-based antenatal care in IstanbulStudies in Family Planning.  37:49-60. 2006
    2006 Experiences of mothers of children with Down syndrome.Paediatric Nursing.  18:29-32. 2006
    2006 The pilot study of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG) in women with severe obstetric hemorrhage: Combined results from Egypt and NigeriaJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  94. 2006
    2005 The impact of current and past interpersonal violence on women's mental healthSocial Science and Medicine.  60:1717-1727. 2005
    2004 Identifying violence among women patients attending family practices: The role of research in community changeJournal of Community and Applied Social Psychology.  14:250-265. 2004
    2003 Community-based antenatal education in Istanbul, Turkey: Effects on health behavioursHealth Policy and Planning.  18:391-398. 2003
    2003 Dismissing attachment and outcome in diabetes: The mediating role of copingJournal of Social and Clinical Psychology.  22:607-626. 2003
    2003 Community participation for perinatal health in İstanbulHealth Promotion International.  18:25-32. 2003
    2003 Growth of infants during the first year of life according to feeding regimen in the first 4 monthsJournal of Tropical Pediatrics.  49:6-12. 2003
    2002 The role of coping with disease in adherence to treatment regimen and disease control in type 1 and insulin treated type 2 diabetes mellitusDiabetes and Metabolism.  28:186-193. 2002
    2001 Including expectant fathers in antenatal education programmes in Istanbul, TurkeyReproductive Health Matters.  9:114-125. 2001
    1997 The quality of family planning services in two low-income districts of Istanbul.Nufusbilim Dergisi.  19:3-24. 1997
    1996 Contraceptive methods used in Istanbul and factors affecting method choice and continuationNufusbilim Dergisi.  17-18:3-19. 1996
    1995 Psychological adjustment of children with mild and moderately severe asthmaEuropean Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.  4:77-84. 1995
    1995 Analysis of patients admitted to the emergency unit of a university children's hospital in Turkey.Turkish Journal of Pediatrics.  37:209-216. 1995
    1995 Postpartum family planning and health needs of women of low income in IstanbulStudies in Family Planning.  26:88-100. 1995
    1993 Estimation of annual height velocity based on short‐ versus long‐term measurementsActa Paediatrica.  82:239-244. 1993
    1988 Family planning and child survival: 100 developing countriesFamily planning and child survival: 100 developing countries1988

    Book

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    1988 Family planning and child survival: 100 developing countries 1988

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    2007 Violences envers les femmes autour d’une naissance : Une étude dans une ville italienne 2007
    2002 Promoting Postpartum Health in İstanbul: Does Including Fathers Make a Difference? 2002

    Research Overview

  • Maternal health and mortality, Developing countries, HIV/AIDS, Stigma and discrimination, Reproductive health, Gender-based violence, Quality of care, Community mobilization, Male involvement in reproductive health
  • Principal Investigator On

  • UAB Center for AIDS Research - Core J - Behavioral and Community Sciences Core  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • Testing Strategies For Couple Engagement In PMTCT And Family Health In Kenya  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Mechanisms and Longitudinal Effects of Stigma on Women's Adherence and Outcomes  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Health Professionals Education Partnership Initiative (HEPI)  awarded by ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY 2018 - 2019
  • Maximizing Adherence and Retention for Women and Infants in the Context of Option B+ in Kenya  awarded by University of Colorado 2014 - 2019
  • A Home-Based Couples Intervention to Enhance PMTCT and Family Health in Kenya  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2018
  • Substance Abuse Stigma and Engagement in HIV Care: A Mixed Methods Investigation  awarded by National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2017
  • Examining the Social Context of Reproductive Health Behavior and Outcomes  awarded by Society of Family Planning 2015 - 2016
  • Exploring the Role of Reproductive Stigmas in Pregnancy Decision-Making in Alabama  awarded by Society of Family Planning 2013 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by FUTURES GROUP INTERNATIONAL, LLC. 2012
  • The Effects of HIV/AIDS Stigma on Use of Services by Pregnant Women in Kenya  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2011 - 2012
  • Investigator On

  • UAB-MISS MACS/WIHS Combined Cohort Study (MACS/WIHS-CCS)  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2026
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • Adapting and Pilot Testing a Behavioral Intervention to Incorporate Advances in HIV Prevention for Black Young MSM in Alabama  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • Feasibility of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Intervention for Black Women Living with HIV  awarded by NATIONAL CENTER FOR COMPLEMENTARY & INTEGRATIVE HEALTH/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2023
  • Feasibility of an Integrated Intervention to Reduce Advanced HIV Disease Mortality among Hospitalized Adults in Zambia  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2022
  • Increasing Uptake of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Young, Black MSM in the South  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2021
  • UAB Maternal and Child Health Policy and Leadership Education Program  awarded by Health Resources and Services Administration/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2019
  • UAB Center for AIDS Research - UAB CFAR - Administrative Supplement Announcement Multidisciplinary Research Project from a Scientific Working Group (SWG) -Finding Respect and Ending Stigma around HIV in Healthcare Settings in the United States  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2019
  • Integrating ENGagement and Adherence Goals upon Entry iENGAGE to Control HIV  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2018
  • Pilot Study of Dissemination and Implementation of a Virtual Acute Care for the Elderly Program on a Gastrointestinal Surgery Unit  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Development of a Behavioral Intervention for Chronic Pain in Individuals with HIV  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2017
  • Reducing Stigma to Improve Health Outcomes for African-American Women  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON 2012 - 2017
  • UAB-MISS WIHS Cohort  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2016
  • Needs Assessment to Inform and Process for Monitoring the Integrated HIV Prevention and Care Plan Proposal  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015 - 2016
  • Telemedicine to Improve Depression and Adherence in HIV+ Women in the Rural South  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2016
  • MCH Needs Assessment  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014 - 2015
  • Access to Abortion Care in the Deep South  awarded by Society of Family Planning 2013 - 2015
  • Alabama Public Health Training Center (AL PHTC)  awarded by Health Resources and Services Administration/DHHS 2011 - 2014
  • Peru ICOHRTA Network for AIDS/TB Research Training  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON 2009 - 2014
  • Teaching Activities

  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO695 - Health Care Organization Sem (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH494 - Internship/Fieldwork (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO698 - MR Lev Dir Res HCOP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO695 - Health Care Organization Sem (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO628 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO728 - Qual & Mixed Rsrch in PUH (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO698 - MR Lev Dir Res HCOP (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Behavioral Aspects of Health, Johns Hopkins University 1997
  • Master of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health, Columbia University 1988
  • Full Name

  • Janet Turan