Modupe Oladunni Taiwo
Obafemi Awolowo University
Institution: Obafemi Awolowo University
Area of Research: Relationship between Psychological well-being and HAART adherence among HIV/AIDS infected persons in three nationally designated treatment centers in Southwest Nigeria
Modupe is a health and development researcher with over 15 years of research experience in Adolescent Health, HIV/AIDs, Maternal and Child Health, Gender, and Health Behaviour. Besides, she has experience in curriculum development, especially on gender and health for teaching diploma and post-graduate students in the center for gender and social policy development. She has provided leadership in the development and conduct of several pieces of research, including; determining HIV/AIDS knowledge and prevalence within the University community towards developing HIV/AIDS policy and assessment of Gender terrain and sexual harassment towards the development of anti-sexual harassment policy. She also supervised a UNWOMEN supported study on perception and level of women participation in politics in 6 states. She participated in the implementation of the last phase of the 10 years CARNEGIE Cooperation’s support for a female scholarship award for science students.