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  Sherryl A. Broverman, Affliated Faculty
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  Sherryl A. BrovermanAssociate Professor of the Practice and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies and Associate Professor of the Practice of Global Health

Office Location:  Science Dr, 307 B Biological Sciences, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 668-0228
Email Address:  send me a message
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  • Ph.D. Indiana University at Indianapolis 1990
  • B.A. Cornell University 1984


Research Interests: science literacy for non-majors, curricular reform

Current projects: Creating linked curricula on HIV/AIDS with Egerton University in Kenya., Developing research service learning in the sciences.

Innovative pedagogies to engage non-science students in science education. How globalization of science teaching affects learning. Courses focus on HIV/AIDS and evolutionary biology. How inclusion of civic issues, international connections, and social engagement alters the cognitive and affective response of non-major science students to science education.

Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)
  1. Puffer, ES; Green, EP; Sikkema, KJ; Broverman, SA; Ogwang-Odhiambo, RA; Pian, J. "A church-based intervention for families to promote mental health and prevent HIV among adolescents in rural Kenya: Results of a randomized trial.." Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 84:6 (June, 2016): 511-525. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Green, EP; Warren, VR; Broverman, S; Ogwang, B; Puffer, ES. "Participatory mapping in low-resource settings: Three novel methods used to engage Kenyan youth and other community members in community-based HIV prevention research.." Global Public Health 11:5-6 (May, 2016): 583-599. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Matthews, EJ; Puffer, ES; Meade, CS; Broverman, SA. "IMPLEMENTATION OF A SCHOOL-BASED HIV PREVENTION CURRICULUM FOLLOWING NATIONAL DISSEMINATION IN NYANZA PROVINCE, KENYA.." East African medical journal 91:5 (May, 2014): 152-160.  [abs]
  4. Puffer, ES; Pian, J; Sikkema, KJ; Ogwang-Odhiambo, RA; Broverman, SA. "Developing a family-based HIV prevention intervention in rural Kenya: challenges in conducting community-based participatory research.." Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 8:2 (April, 2013): 119-128. [23651936], [doi]  [abs]
  5. Matthews, E. J., Puffer, E. S., Meade, C. S, and Broverman, S. A. "Implementation of a of a school-based HIV prevention program in rural Kenya after national dissemination.." East African Medical Journal  (Accepted, 2013).  [abs]