Joy Cunningham, MPHAssociate Director, Research Utilization
Areas of expertise
- Adolescent sexual and reproductive health
- HIV prevention
- Research utilization
Projects & Resources
The Africa DREAMS: Malawi Communities Investing in Education for Child Health and Safety (CIECHS) project focuses on gender and education as critical ways to reduce the incidence of HIV. CIECHS is funded by the DREAMS Innovation Challenge.
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These practical and adaptable tools are intended to support strategic planning for research utilization during study design, stakeholder analysis and systematic tracking of interventions during study implementation.
It’s About More than Just Sex: Curricula and Educational Materials to Help Young People Achieve Better Sexual and Reproductive Health
May 2014 — On behalf of USAID's Interagency Youth Working Group (IYWG), FHI 360 created an interactive toolkit called, “It’s About More than Just Sex.” The toolkit provides descriptions of high-quality,
Youth InfoNet is one-stop electronic source that contains new publications and information on youth reproductive health and HIV prevention.