Session 172:
Sexual Behavior and Contraceptive Use

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Bayside C
4th Floor

Chair: Jacob A. Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Discussant: Erica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council

  1. Transitions onto and off of Hormonal Methods among Teens and Young Adults in the U.S.Jennifer Manlove, Child Trends; Nicole R. Steward-Streng, Child Trends; Kate Welti, Child Trends

  2. Effects of Parental Communication Regarding Sexuality, Family Planning and HIV on Reproductive Health Outcomes among Unmarried Adolescent Girls in Rural TanzaniaEunice N. Muthengi, Population Council Kenya; Abebaw Ferede, Population Council Ethiopia

  3. Contraceptive Myths and Misconceptions: Using Evidence to Inform Communication for Behaviour Change among Young Women in KenyaRhoune Ochako, Population Services International (PSI); Mwende Mbondo, Population Services International (PSI)

  4. Emergency Contraception and Youth Risky Sexual BehaviorRuoding Tan, City University of New York (CUNY) and CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR); Theodore Joyce, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Silvie Colman, City University of New York (CUNY)

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