Peninnah M Kako

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "You comfort yourself and believe in yourself": exploring lived experiences of stigma in HIV-positive Kenyan women
    Peninnah M Kako
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 0413, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 34:150-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Where will this illness take me? Reactions to HIV diagnosis from women living with HIV in Kenya
    Peninnah M Kako
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 53201, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:278-99. 2011
  3. pmc Grappling with HIV transmission risks: narratives of rural women in eastern Kenya living with HIV
    Peninnah M Kako
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 23:442-53. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Safety planning in focus groups of Malawian women living with HIV: helping each other deal with violence and abuse
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Violence Against Women 19:1331-49. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Marriage as a risk factor for HIV: learning from the experiences of HIV-infected women in Malawi
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:187-201. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of the character of God as narrated by East African women living with HIV
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, USA
    J Christ Nurs 29:164-72. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Mentoring women faculty of color in nursing academia: Creating an environment that supports scholarly growth and retention
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Nurs Outlook 58:135-41. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint "You comfort yourself and believe in yourself": exploring lived experiences of stigma in HIV-positive Kenyan women
    Peninnah M Kako
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 0413, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 34:150-7. 2013
    ..Even though women are creative in resisting HIV-related stigma, psychological impact of stigma can hinder HIV prevention, care, treatment, and support. Interventions that empower women are critical in reducing HIV-related stigma...
  2. doi request reprint Where will this illness take me? Reactions to HIV diagnosis from women living with HIV in Kenya
    Peninnah M Kako
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 53201, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:278-99. 2011
    ..We offer important implications for health care professionals serving women in sub-Saharan Africa from the findings of our study...
  3. pmc Grappling with HIV transmission risks: narratives of rural women in eastern Kenya living with HIV
    Peninnah M Kako
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 23:442-53. 2012
    ..Implications for policy, programs, and research are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Safety planning in focus groups of Malawian women living with HIV: helping each other deal with violence and abuse
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Violence Against Women 19:1331-49. 2013
    ..This study helps to fill a gap in the literature on the intersection between HIV and violence in women's lives. Strategies discussed by the women could form a basis for safety planning interventions for women in similar circumstances. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Marriage as a risk factor for HIV: learning from the experiences of HIV-infected women in Malawi
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:187-201. 2013
    ..We then review women's narratives in light of published work on HIV, and provide recommendations that would minimise the risks of HIV attendant on marriage...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of the character of God as narrated by East African women living with HIV
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, USA
    J Christ Nurs 29:164-72. 2012
    ..Fourth characteristics of God emerged that sustain the women in daily life...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mentoring women faculty of color in nursing academia: Creating an environment that supports scholarly growth and retention
    Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Nurs Outlook 58:135-41. 2010
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