Global Health and Ethics

Global Health CompetitionKaveh Khoshnood with winners of the 2012 Yale Global Health Competition.
Kaveh Khoshnood with winners of the 2012 Yale Global Health Competition.

In addition to Dr. Khoshnood’s research in the U.S, China and Middle East which has focused on violence and HIV prevention, he is an influential leader in global health education at Yale, not only in the School of Public Health, but also for Yale College and the Graduate School. He serves as faculty advisor for students from all areas of the University, chairs the Downs Fellowship Committee and Global Health Internships and Fellowships at Yale. He is also the director of the Global Health Studies Program at Yale College. His courses and lectures focus on research ethics and global health. 


Huang FF, Yang Q, Zhang J, Zhang QH, Khoshnood K and Zhang JP: Cross-cultural validation of the moral sensitivity questionnaire-revised Chinese version. Nurs Ethics. 2015 May 22; Epub 2015 May 22. PMID: 26002939

Mu W, Zhao Y, Khoshnood K, Cheng Y, Sun X, Liu X, Xu W, Wang S, Ma Y and Zhang F: Knowledge and perceptions of sexual and reproductive health and HIV among perinatally HIV-infected adolescents in rural China. AIDS Care. 2015 Apr 20; :1-6. Epub 2015 Apr 20. PMID: 25894204

Huang FF, Yang Q, Zhang J, Khoshnood K and Zhang JP: Chinese nurses' perceived barriers and facilitators of ethical sensitivity. Nurs Ethics. 2015 Mar 29; Epub 2015 Mar 29. PMID: 25825415

Kobeissi L, El Kak FH, Khawaja M and Khoshnood K: HIV/AIDS-related knowledge and its association with socioeconomic status among women: results of Lebanese Survey for Family Health (PAPFAM) 2004. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Mar;27 (2) :NP734-45. Epub 2011 Dec 20. PMID: 22186399

Liu J, Cheng Q, Yang Q, Li X, Shen X, Zhang L, Liu Z and Khoshnood K: Prognosis-related factors in intensive care unit (ICU) patients with hematological malignancies: A retrospective cohort analysis in a Chinese population. Hematology. 2015 Jan 13; Epub 2015 Jan 13. PMID: 25585045

Chen Y, Shen Z, Morano JP, Khoshnood K, Wu Z, Lan G, Zhu Q, Zhou Y, Tang S, Liu W, Chen J and Tang Z: Bridging the epidemic: a comprehensive analysis of prevalence and correlates of HIV, hepatitis C, and syphilis, and infection among female sex workers in Guangxi Province, China. PLoS One. 2015;10 (2) :e0115311. Epub 2015 Feb 27. PMID: 25723548

Wang X, Lan G, Shen Z, Vermund SH, Zhu Q, Chen Y, Khoshnood K, Wu Z and Tang Z: HIV and syphilis prevalence trends among men who have sex with men in Guangxi, China: yearly cross-sectional surveys, 2008-2012. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 3;14 :367. Epub 2014 Jul 3. PMID: 24993252

Jack H, Masterson AR and Khoshnood K: Violent conflict and opiate use in low and middle-income countries: a systematic review. Int J Drug Policy. 2014 Mar;25 (2) :196-203. Epub 2013 Nov 20. PMID: 24332455

Shan D, Sun J, Khoshnood K, Fu J, Duan S, Jiang C, Zhang Y, Bulterys M, Guo H, Sante M, Liu H and Hu Y: The impact of comprehensive prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Dehong prefecture, Yunnan province, 2005-2010: a hard-hit area by HIV in Southern China. Int J STD AIDS. 2014 Mar;25 (4) :253-60. Epub 2013 Aug 6. PMID: 23970653

Reed E, Khoshnood K, Blankenship KM and Fisher CB: Confidentiality, privacy, and respect: experiences of female sex workers participating in HIV research in Andhra Pradesh, India. J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2014 Feb;9 (1) :19-28. PMID: 24572080

Jefee-Bahloul H and Khoshnood K: Mental health research in the Syrian humanitarian crisis. Front Public Health. 2014;2 :44. Epub 2014 May 16. PMID: 24904910

Hayes-Larson E, Grau LE, Khoshnood K, Barbour R, Khuat OT and Heimer R: Drug users in Hanoi, Vietnam: factors associated with membership in community-based drug user groups. Harm Reduct J. 2013 Nov 22;10 :33. Epub 2013 Nov 22. PMID: 24268108

Shan D, Sun J, Yakusik A, Chen Z, Yuan J, Li T, Fu J, Khoshnood K, Yang X, Wei M, Duan S, Bulterys M, Sante M, Ye R, Xiang L and Yang Y: Total HIV/AIDS expenditures in Dehong Prefecture, Yunnan province in 2010: the first systematic evaluation of both health and non-health related HIV/AIDS expenditures in China. PLoS One. 2013;8 (6) :e68006. Epub 2013 Jun 25. PMID: 23825694

Nutman S, McKee D and Khoshnood K: Externalities of prevention of mother-to-child transmission programs: a systematic review. AIDS Behav. 2013 Feb;17 (2) :445-60. PMID: 22711224

Todd CS, Macdonald D, Khoshnood K, Mansoor GF, Eggerman M and Panter-Brick C: Opiate use, treatment, and harm reduction in Afghanistan: recent changes and future directions. Int J Drug Policy. 2012 Sep;23 (5) :341-5. Epub 2012 Jun 18. PMID: 22717389