Elsevier, Health Policy, Volume 124, June 2020
New partnerships, new perspectives: The relevance of sexual and reproductive health and rights for sustainable development
In the light of the opportunities presented by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) debate is being reignited to understand the connections between human population dynamics (including rapid popul
The SDG Impact of COVID-19 podcast series gathers expert opinion exploring the impact of COVID-19 on the Sustainable Development Goals. In this segment, we get the view of Monika Froehler, CEO of the Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens.
Obesity and Obstetrics (Second Edition) - Chapter 29: Eating behavior and lifestyle issues in women—implications for obesity development and prevention
Obesity and Obstetrics (Second Edition), 2020, Pages 293-299
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by examining female eating behaviors and solutions on helping women achieve healthier lifestyles.
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements - Chapter 10 - A woman's (unpaid) work: Global perspectives on gender, healthcare, and caregiving
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements: Behavior, Culture, and Environment, 2020, Pages 261-294
This book chapter advances SDG 5, 8 and 10 by explaining how the outsized role of women caregivers is attributed to historical, cultural, and social perspectives on gender and caregiving that perpetuate the gender inequalities in unpaid care work. In this chapter, the authors analyze women in unpaid work considering two regions: The United States and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements - Chapter 10: A woman's (unpaid) work: Global perspectives on gender, healthcare, and caregiving
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements, Behavior, Culture, and Environment, 2020, Pages 261-294
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by generating awareness for US women caregivers to receive compensation and developing the job industry to embrace women caregivers in MENA countries.
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements, Chapter 13 - Structural racism and social environmental risk: A case study of adverse pregnancy outcomes in Louisiana
Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements: Behavior, Culture, and Environment, 2020, Pages 353-380
This book chapter advances SDG 3, 5, and 10 through its examination of structural racism in the provision of health care services to black women in racially segregated black communities
Advances in Child Development and Behavior - Chapter 1 - What is social essentialism and how does it develop?
Advances in Child Development and Behavior, Volume 59, 2020, Pages 1-30
This chapter addresses SDG5, SDG10, and SDG16 by critically examining the concept of social essentialism and its adverse consequences for justice and equality, particularly around issues of race and gender.
Elsevier, Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Volume 72, May 2020
Gender-based violence experienced by women seeking asylum in the United State: A lifetime of multiple traumas inflicted by multiple perpetrators
Estimates by the World Health Organization indicate that 1 in 3 women—more than one billion people worldwide—have experienced some form of Gender-Based Violence (GBV).
Elsevier, EClinicalMedicine, Volume 22, May 2020
Associations of reproductive coercion and intimate partner violence with overt and covert family planning use among married adolescent girls in Niger
Background: In Niger the prevalence of girl child marriage and low female control over family planning (FP) has resulted in the world's highest adolescent fertility.
Despite a global understanding that indicators and outcomes of cardiovascular disease (CVD) are known to differ between men and women, uptake of the recognition of sex and gender influences on the cli