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Personal profile


  • School of Nursing, University of Washington


  • 2012/08~present Professor Department of Nursing, Public Health, and Allied Health, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2015/02~2016/02 Director Student Health Center, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan.
  • 2015/09~present Associate Director Nursing Department, National Cheng-Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan

Research Interests

  • health behavior
  • health disparities with special emphasis on vulnerable populations affected by HIV/AIDS.

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Taiwan Medicine & Life Sciences
HIV Medicine & Life Sciences
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences
Bacteremia Medicine & Life Sciences
HIV Infections Medicine & Life Sciences
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Medicine & Life Sciences
Sexual Behavior Medicine & Life Sciences
Case Management Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2004 2020

Research Output 1995 2020

High smoking prevalence among HIV-positive individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Lindayani, L., Yeh, C. Y., Ko, W. C. & Ko, N. Y., 2020 Jan 2, In : Journal of Substance Use. 25, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Cross-Sectional Studies
Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Longitudinal Studies
Cohort Studies

Reduced economic burden of AIDS-defining illnesses associated with adherence to antiretroviral therapy

Toh, H. S., Yang, C. T., Yang, K. L., Ku, H. C., Liao, C. T., Kuo, S., Tang, H. J., Ko, W. C., Ou, H. T. & Ko, N. Y., 2020 Feb, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 91, p. 44-49 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Costs and Cost Analysis
Medication Adherence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Role of mental health in the attitude toward same-sex marriage among people in Taiwan: Moderating effects of gender, age, and sexual orientation

Huang, Y. T., Chen, M. H., Hu, H. F., Ko, N. Y. & Yen, C. F., 2020 Jan, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 119, 1P1, p. 150-156 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Attitude to Health
Sexual Behavior
Mental Health
Opportunistic Infections


Factors Associated With the Utilization of Voluntary HIV Counseling and Testing Services among Female Sex Workers in Indonesia

Author: 瑞非, 郭., 2014 Jan 29

Supervisor: Ko, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Factors associated with virological suppression to antiretroviral therapy among people living with HIV

Author: 慧真, 朱., 2014 May 30

Supervisor: Ko, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Obstructive Sleep Apnea of persons with HIV Infection

Author: 嬿今, 陳., 2018 Aug 18

Supervisor: Ko, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Problems and Needs of Palliative Care and Quality of life among Patients with HIV/AIDS in Indonesia

Author: 黛尼, 林., 2015 May 21

Supervisor: Ko, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Smoking Willingness to Participate in Smoking Cessation and Cardiovascular Risk among HIV-Positive Persons

Author: 黛尼, 林., 2018 Aug 9

Supervisor: Ko, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis