Kavita Singh

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A regional multilevel analysis: can skilled birth attendants uniformly decrease neonatal mortality?
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 8120, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:242-9. 2014
  2. pmc Impact evaluation of a quality improvement intervention on maternal and child health outcomes in Northern Ghana: early assessment of a national scale-up project
    Kavita Singh
    CB 7445, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:477-87. 2013
  3. pmc Maternal autonomy and attitudes towards gender norms: associations with childhood immunization in Nigeria
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 8120, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:837-41. 2013
  4. pmc Gender equality and childbirth in a health facility: Nigeria and MDG5
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 16:123-9. 2012
  5. pmc A venue-based approach to reaching MSM, IDUs and the general population with VCT: a three study site in Kenya
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:818-28. 2012
  6. pmc Age, poverty and alcohol use as HIV risk factors for women in Mongu, Zambia
    K Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Afr Health Sci 11:204-10. 2011
  7. pmc Targeting HIV interventions for adolescent girls and young women in Southern Africa: use of the PLACE methodology in Hwange District, Zimbabwe
    Kavita Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:200-8. 2010
  8. pmc Evidence of high-risk sexual behaviors among injection drug users in the Kenya PLACE study
    Paul Brodish
    MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 119:138-41. 2011
  9. pmc The importance of HIV prevention messaging for orphaned youth in Zimbabwe
    Erica Haney
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS Care 24:877-85. 2012
  10. ncbi A multilevel analysis of the effect of Malawi's Social Cash Transfer Pilot Scheme on school-age children's health
    Winnie K Luseno
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation PIRE, 1516 East Franklin Street, Suite 200, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Department of Public Policy, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA and Department of Biostatistics, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USADepartment of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation PIRE, 1516 East Franklin Street, Suite 200, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Department of Public Policy, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA and Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Laboratories
    Health Policy Plan 29:421-32. 2014

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Publications11

  1. pmc A regional multilevel analysis: can skilled birth attendants uniformly decrease neonatal mortality?
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 8120, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:242-9. 2014
    ..Considerable investment is needed in terms of training and health infrastructure to enable these providers to save the youngest lives. ..
  2. pmc Impact evaluation of a quality improvement intervention on maternal and child health outcomes in Northern Ghana: early assessment of a national scale-up project
    Kavita Singh
    CB 7445, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:477-87. 2013
    ..To evaluate the influence of the early phase of Project Fives Alive!, a national child survival improvement project, on key maternal and child health outcomes...
  3. pmc Maternal autonomy and attitudes towards gender norms: associations with childhood immunization in Nigeria
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 8120, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:837-41. 2013
    ..Gender equality can be seen as a means to enable women to access life-saving services for their children...
  4. pmc Gender equality and childbirth in a health facility: Nigeria and MDG5
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 16:123-9. 2012
    ..Thus programs and policies that focus on gender in addition to focusing on education and poverty have the potential to reduce maternal mortality even further...
  5. pmc A venue-based approach to reaching MSM, IDUs and the general population with VCT: a three study site in Kenya
    Kavita Singh
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:818-28. 2012
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  6. pmc Age, poverty and alcohol use as HIV risk factors for women in Mongu, Zambia
    K Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Afr Health Sci 11:204-10. 2011
    ..Age, poverty and alcohol use are seen as risk factors for HIV among women in sub-Saharan Africa...
  7. pmc Targeting HIV interventions for adolescent girls and young women in Southern Africa: use of the PLACE methodology in Hwange District, Zimbabwe
    Kavita Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:200-8. 2010
    ..Tackling HIV in Zimbabwe will take a multifaceted approach targeted towards the places girls 15-19 and young women 20-24 are meeting new partners...
  8. pmc Evidence of high-risk sexual behaviors among injection drug users in the Kenya PLACE study
    Paul Brodish
    MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 119:138-41. 2011
    ..Injection drug users (IDUs) in resource poor settings are at high risk for HIV transmission through unsafe needle-sharing and sexual practices. We report on the injecting and sexual behavior of a sample of IDUs from Malindi, Kenya...
  9. pmc The importance of HIV prevention messaging for orphaned youth in Zimbabwe
    Erica Haney
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS Care 24:877-85. 2012
    ..Furthermore, intervention strategies that provide caregiver support are instrumental in effectively delivering prevention messages to girls at home...
  10. ncbi A multilevel analysis of the effect of Malawi's Social Cash Transfer Pilot Scheme on school-age children's health
    Winnie K Luseno
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation PIRE, 1516 East Franklin Street, Suite 200, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Department of Public Policy, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA and Department of Biostatistics, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USADepartment of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation PIRE, 1516 East Franklin Street, Suite 200, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Department of Public Policy, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA and Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Laboratories
    Health Policy Plan 29:421-32. 2014
    ..Another secondary goal was to examine whether orphan status modified the cash transfer effect on health outcomes...
  11. pmc Gender equality and education: Increasing the uptake of HIV testing among married women in Kenya, Zambia and Zimbabwe
    Kavita Singh
    a Department of Maternal and Child health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS Care 25:1452-61. 2013
    ..Overall, the findings indicate that the education and the promotion of gender equality are important strategies for increasing uptake of a vital HIV service, and thus are important tools for protecting girls and young women against HIV. ..