Session 13
Contextual Influences on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health

Thursday, April 30
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Aqua 310
Level 3

Chair: Hilary Schwandt, Johns Hopkins University and Western Washington University
Discussant: Alison Norris, Ohio State University

1. Adolescent Fertility and Contraceptive Use in Northern Ghana: A Mixed Methods StudyElizabeth F. Jackson, Columbia University; Allison Stone, Columbia University; Margaret Schmitt, Columbia University; Fabian Achana, Navrongo Health Research Centre; Ayaga A. Bawah, Columbia University; Patrick Asuming, Columbia University; John Koku Awoonor-Williams, Ghana Health Service; James F. Phillips, Columbia University.

2. Teenage Pregnancy and Motherhood in England: Do Parents’ Educational Expectations Matter?Ericka G. Rascon-Ramirez, University of Essex.

3. Relationship between Community-Level Alcohol Outlet Accessibility and Individual-Level HSV-2 Infection among Young Women in South AfricaMolly S. Rosenberg, Harvard University; Audrey Pettifor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Sheri A. Lippman, University of California, San Francisco; Harsha Thirumurthy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Michael Emch, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Amanda Selin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; F. Xavier Gómez-Olivé, University of the Witwatersrand; Jim Hughes, University of Washington; Oliver Laeyendecker, Johns Hopkins University; Kathleen Kahn, University of the Witwatersrand.

4. Like Teenage Mother, like Daughter? Black-White Differences in Maternal Age Effects on Teenage ChildbearingPoh Lin Tan, Duke University; Philip J. Cook, Duke University.

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