141st APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Caroline Kuo, DPhil

Assistant Professor
Brown University
Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies
121 South Main Street, Box G-S121-4
Providence, RI
USA 02903


Biographical Sketch:
Caroline Kuo is Assistant Professor in the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Brown University. She also holds an additional appointment as Honorary Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town. She received her doctorate in Social Policy from Oxford University. Her research focuses on addressing mental health and HIV disparities among children orphaned and made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS and their caregivers.

Papers:
5007.0 Assessing reliability of the verbal autopsy method for identifying adult HIV status among a living population: Agreement between adult and child reports on the HIV status of adults caring for children in HIV endemic South Africa 5116.0 Poor health care utilization among caregivers dually affected by HIV illness and AIDS orphanhood