Eliva Atieno Ambugo

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Academic interests

As a health researcher with broad training in public health and a background in sociology, my work centers on understanding person-level and structural/area determinants of physical and mental health using registrar and population survey data. Health problems examined include depression and mortality. 

Courses taught

  • Medical sociology
  • Disease prevention and control
  • Human sexuality
  • Environmental Health

Background

  • Ph.D., Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA, 2012)
  • M.A., Public Health, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB, 2008)

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Publications

  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno & Yahirun, Jenjira J. (2016). Remittances and risk of major depressive episode and sadness among new legal immigrants to the United States. Demographic Research.  ISSN 1435-9871.  34(1), s 243- 258 . doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2016.34.8
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno & Hagen, Terje P. (2015). A multilevel analysis of mortality following acute myocardial infarction in Norway: Do municipal health services make a difference?. BMJ Open.  ISSN 2044-6055.  5(11) . doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008764
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2014). || Piane, Gina Marie & Clinton, Eliva Ambugo. "Maternal mortality interventions: A systematic review.”. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine.  ISSN 2162-2485.  4(9) . doi: 10.4236/ojpm.2014.49079
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2014). “Cross-country variation in the sociodemographic factors associated with major depressive episode in Norway, the United Kingdom, Ghana, and Kenya.”. Social Science and Medicine.  ISSN 0277-9536.  (113), s 154- 160

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  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno; Hagen, Terje P. & Vaage, Silje Kathrine Hofgaard (2016). || Chapter in a report. "Integrated care for older people living at home: Current situation and ambition of sites participating in the SUSTAIN project - Norway"..
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno; Vaage, Silje Kathrine Hofgaard & Hagen, Terje P. (2016). || Poster presentation. “Integrated care for older people living at home: Current situation and ambition of sites participating in the SUSTAIN project - Norway”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno & Hagen, Terje P. (2015). Conference presentation. "A multilevel analysis of mortality following acute myocardial infarction in Norway: Do municipal health services make a difference.".
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2014). || Conference presentation. Ambugo, Eliva A. & Yahirun, Jenjira J. “Remittances and risk of major depressive episode and sadness among new legal immigrants to the United States of America: 2003-2004.”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2014). Poster presentation. “Cross-country variation in the sociodemographic factors associated with major depressive episode in Norway, the United Kingdom, Ghana, and Kenya.”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2013). || Poster presentation. Ambugo, Eliva A. & Aneshensel, Carol S. "Gender differences in neighborhood effects on stressors and psychosocial resources: Midlife and older adults in the U.S.”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2013). || Roundtable discussion. Ambugo, Eliva A., Aneshensel, Carol S., & Harig, Frederick A. “Gender differences in neighborhood effects on depressive symptoms: U.S. adults over age 50.”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2012). || Doctoral dissertation. Clinton, Eliva Atieno. "Neighborhood conditions and gender differences in depressive symptoms.".
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2011). || Poster presentation. Clinton Ambugo, Eliva. “Depression and the U.S. foreign-born population.”.
  • Ambugo, Eliva Atieno (2008). || Poster presentation. Clinton, Eliva Atieno., Wanke, Che., & Ranasighe, Vidya. “Soda and health in the United States.”.

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Published Sep. 9, 2014 9:47 AM - Last modified May 31, 2016 3:17 PM