Session 117
Contraceptive Use: Intervention Approaches

Friday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Aqua 311 B
Level 3

Chair: Joseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Kari White, University of Alabama at Birmingham

1. Impact of Free Pregnancy Test Kits on Family Planning Use: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in MadagascarAlison B. Comfort, Abt Associates; Slavea Chankova, Abt Associates; Randall Juras, Abt Associates; Natasha Hsi, Management Sciences for Health; Lauren Peterson, Abt Associates; Payal Hathi, Research Institute for Compassionate Economics (r.i.c.e.).

2. Preventing Unintended Pregnancy and HIV Transmission: The Effect of the HIV Treatment Cascade on Contraceptive Use and Choice in Rural Kwazulu-NatalJulia Raifman, Harvard University; Terusha Chetty, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Frank Tanser, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Tinofa Mutevedzi, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Philippa Matthews, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Kobus Herbst, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies; Deenan Pillay, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies.

3. Transitions in the Method Mix of Contraceptive Use in Developing CountriesJohn Ross, Futures Group International; Jill Keesbury, PATH.

4. Factors That Influence Attitudes towards Utilization of Modern Family-Planning Methods in Rural Tanzania: Lessons Learned from Application of Participatory Action ResearchAsinath Rusibamayila, Columbia University; Jitihada Baraka, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Mohammed Yunus, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Colin Baynes, Columbia University and Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Admirabilis Kalolella, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); James F. Phillips, Columbia University.

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