Focused Issue on Digital Health Interventions for Sexual and Reproductive Health

Posted On 2019-06-23 12:37:34


This focused issue on “Digital Health Interventions for Sexual and Reproductive Health” is edited by Dr. Sandra McCoy, from School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA.


Dr. Sandra McCoy is an Associate Professor in the Division of Epidemiology at the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) School of Public Health. She studies how social, economic, and cultural forces influence disease transmission and health outcomes. During the past several years, Dr. McCoy has explored these relationships through the lens of HIV infection and reproductive health. Using a diverse array of approaches, her goal is to identify innovative, cost-effective, and scalable interventions to overcome global health challenges.

Focused issue outline:

  1. Pilot study of a gamified study for young MSM in Mexico
  2. Review of mHealth interventions for HIV
  3. Development of mHealth interventions to improve the sexual health of vulnerable populations
  4. Original research study or a viewpoint about the next generation of digital health inerventions for MSM
  5. Accelerating scale-up of eHealth programs through implementaiton science
  6. Digital tools for material and child health in Zimbabwe
  7. Digital tools for material and child health in Tanzania
  8. Enhancing transparency and rigor in engagement metrics in mHealth interventions