Joyce Wamoyi

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint A qualitative study of discourses on heterosexual anal sexual practice among key, and general populations in Tanzania: implications for HIV prevention
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 15:417. 2015
  2. pmc A review of interventions addressing structural drivers of adolescents' sexual and reproductive health vulnerability in sub-Saharan Africa: implications for sexual health programming
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Reprod Health 11:88. 2014
  3. pmc "Dying a hero": parents' and young people's discourses on concurrent sexual partnerships in rural Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, National Institute for Medical Research, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 14:742. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Recall, relevance and application of an in-school sexual and reproductive health intervention 7-9 years later: perspectives of rural Tanzanian young people
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Health Promot Int 28:311-21. 2013
  5. pmc "Driving the devil away": qualitative insights into miraculous cures for AIDS in a rural Tanzanian ward
    Maria Roura
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, 49 51 Bedford Square, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC 1B 3DP, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:427. 2010
  6. pmc Changes in sexual desires and behaviours of people living with HIV after initiation of ART: implications for HIV prevention and health promotion
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:633. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Socio-economic change and parent-child relationships: implications for parental control and HIV prevention among young people in rural North Western Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    Programme for Sexual and Reproductive Health, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Cult Health Sex 13:615-28. 2011
  8. pmc Parental control and monitoring of young people's sexual behaviour in rural North-Western Tanzania: implications for sexual and reproductive health interventions
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, PO Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:106. 2011
  9. doi request reprint "Women's bodies are shops": beliefs about transactional sex and implications for understanding gender power and HIV prevention in Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Arch Sex Behav 40:5-15. 2011
  10. pmc Parent-child communication about sexual and reproductive health in rural Tanzania: Implications for young people's sexual health interventions
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza Research Centre, Isamilo Road, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Reprod Health 7:6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint A qualitative study of discourses on heterosexual anal sexual practice among key, and general populations in Tanzania: implications for HIV prevention
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 15:417. 2015
    ..A better understanding of discourses on HAS would offer useful insights for measurement of the practice as well as designing appropriate interventions to minimise the risks inherent in the practice...
  2. pmc A review of interventions addressing structural drivers of adolescents' sexual and reproductive health vulnerability in sub-Saharan Africa: implications for sexual health programming
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Reprod Health 11:88. 2014
    ..We provide a narrative summary of interventions in sub-Saharan Africa (sSA) addressing the structural drivers of adolescents' SRH risk, explore pathways of influence, and highlight areas for further work...
  3. pmc "Dying a hero": parents' and young people's discourses on concurrent sexual partnerships in rural Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, National Institute for Medical Research, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 14:742. 2014
    ..This paper explores these issues to understand how CSPs are perpetuated and help identify opportunities for interventions to modify them...
  4. doi request reprint Recall, relevance and application of an in-school sexual and reproductive health intervention 7-9 years later: perspectives of rural Tanzanian young people
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Health Promot Int 28:311-21. 2013
    ..ASRH interventions should address structural factors such as the quality of parenting and explicitly link interventions to young peoples' future aspiration. ..
  5. pmc "Driving the devil away": qualitative insights into miraculous cures for AIDS in a rural Tanzanian ward
    Maria Roura
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, 49 51 Bedford Square, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC 1B 3DP, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:427. 2010
    ..This study investigated FLs' attitudes towards different HIV treatment options (traditional, medical and spiritual) available in a rural Tanzanian ward...
  6. pmc Changes in sexual desires and behaviours of people living with HIV after initiation of ART: implications for HIV prevention and health promotion
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:633. 2011
    ..The aim of the paper is to explore the changing sexual desires and behaviour of people on ART in Uganda over a 30 month period...
  7. doi request reprint Socio-economic change and parent-child relationships: implications for parental control and HIV prevention among young people in rural North Western Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    Programme for Sexual and Reproductive Health, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Cult Health Sex 13:615-28. 2011
    ..Families, and particularly parents, should be supported to respond to the emerging challenges and changes in their families and the wider society...
  8. pmc Parental control and monitoring of young people's sexual behaviour in rural North-Western Tanzania: implications for sexual and reproductive health interventions
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, PO Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:106. 2011
    ..This paper examines parental control and monitoring and the implications of this on young people's sexual decision making in a rural setting in North-Western Tanzania...
  9. doi request reprint "Women's bodies are shops": beliefs about transactional sex and implications for understanding gender power and HIV prevention in Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Arch Sex Behav 40:5-15. 2011
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  10. pmc Parent-child communication about sexual and reproductive health in rural Tanzania: Implications for young people's sexual health interventions
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza Research Centre, Isamilo Road, P, O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Reprod Health 7:6. 2010
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  11. pmc Transactional sex amongst young people in rural northern Tanzania: an ethnography of young women's motivations and negotiation
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Reprod Health 7:2. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  12. ncbi request reprint Barriers to accessing antiretroviral therapy in Kisesa, Tanzania: a qualitative study of early rural referrals to the national program
    Gerry Hillary Mshana
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, United Republic of Tanzania
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:649-57. 2006
    ..Encouraging successful referrals to share their positive experiences and contribute to nascent community mobililzation could start to address this seemingly intractable problem...
  13. ncbi request reprint 'She was bewitched and caught an illness similar to AIDS': AIDS and sexually transmitted infection causation beliefs in rural northern Tanzania
    Gerry Mshana
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Cult Health Sex 8:45-58. 2006
    ..Punishment of accused witches occurs officially and informally, and this may increase with increasing AIDS deaths. There is an urgent need for culturally appropriate interventions to address HIV/AIDS causation beliefs in the region...
  14. pmc Comparison of sexual behavior data collected using a coital diary and a clinic-based interview during a microbicide pilot study in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Shelley Lees
    Mwanza Intervention Trials Unit, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Sex Transm Dis 37:497-501. 2010
    ..The performance of coital diaries (CDs) and clinic-based interviews to measure sexual behavior was compared during a pilot study for a Phase III microbicide trial...
  15. doi request reprint The structural influence of family and parenting on young people's sexual and reproductive health in rural northern Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    a National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Cult Health Sex 17:718-32. 2015
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  16. pmc 'Mum never loved me.' How structural factors influence adolescent sexual and reproductive health through parent-child connectedness: a qualitative study in rural Tanzania
    Joyce Wamoyi
    a National Institute for Medical Research, Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, PO Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Afr J AIDS Res 13:169-78. 2014
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