Olabode Ayodele, Ph.D.
Department of Applied Health Sciences
PhD Epidemiology, Walden University, 2010
MPH Epidemiology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, 2005
Certified Health Education Specialist, 2013
American Public Health Association (APHA)
International AIDS Society (IAS)
Instructor, Department of Applied Health Sciences
College of Nursing, Health & Human Services
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana
Program Director, Global Health Initiatives Inc., Indianapolis
Faculty, Ekiti State University, Nigeria
AHS 612- Epidemiology
AHS 111- Personal Health Science & Wellness
Behavioral Epidemiology and Health Disparities. I am particularly interested in understanding social determinants of health and health related behavior using a multi-level approach that includes structural, environmental, individual, and psychosocial factors.
Ayodele, O., Gordon, M., Ji, M., & Williams, P. B.
(2013).Applicability of the theory of planned behavior in predicting
intended use of voluntary HIV counseling and testing among Nigerian
university students (In Review).
Ayodele, O., Gordon, M., Ji, M., & Williams, P.B. (2013). Identifying socio-demographic and psychosocial determinants of HIV voluntary counseling and testing in a cross sectional study of college students (In Review).
Ayodele, O. (2011). Unsafe sexual practices and perceived risk of HIV
infection among sexually active college students. Abstract presented at
the American Public Health Association (APHA) 139th annual meeting &
exposition, Oct. 29- Nov 2, 2011. Washington, DC.
Ayodele, O. (2012). HIV/AIDS and Nigerian female sex workers: Rural- urban differentials in HIV testing behavior and condom use. Abstract presented at the American Public Health Association (APHA) 140th annual meeting & exposition, Oct. 27-31, 2012. San Francisco, CA.
Ayodele, O. & Ayodele, M.O. (2013). HIV/AIDS knowledge among senior secondary school students in Nigeria: A rural-urban difference . Abstract accepted for presentation at the American Public Health Association (APHA) 141st annual meeting & exposition, Nov. 2-6, 2013. Boston, MA.