This book of readings is intended for courses in Global Health. The editors asked Prof. Stillwaggon to contribute a chapter summarizing her years of work on the spread of HIV/AIDS in populations among whom bacterial, fungal, parasitic, and viral diseases are extremely common, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. Her work has demonstrated that differences in behavior cannot explain differences in HIV rates between world regions.
Stillwaggon, Eileen and Larry Sawers. "Understanding HIV/AIDS in the African Context." In Foundations of Global Heath: An Interdisciplinary Reader, edited by Peter J. Brown and Svea Closser, 271-283. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.
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