Thursday, April 30 / 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM   •   Sapphire 411 A

Session 98:
Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health: Policy and Intervention

Chair: Rukmalie Jayakody, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Jessica Heckert, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  1. Effect of Education on Women’s Experience of Intimate Partner Violence: Universal Primary Education as a Natural Experiment in Malawi and UgandaAmber Peterman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; Julia Behrman, New York University (NYU) ; Tia Palermo, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Funding for Abstinence-Only-until-Marriage Education and Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Outcomes across the StatesAshley Fox, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai ; Georgia Himmelstein, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  3. Knowledge and Practices Associated with Sexual and Reproductive Health among Slum Living Young Women: Impact of a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial in Dhaka, BangladeshMd. Irfan Hossain, Population Council ; Sigma Ainul, Population Council ; Eashita Farzana Haque, Population Council ; Ruchira Naved, ICDDR,B ; Ashish Bajracharya, Population Council ; Sajeda Amin, Population Council

  4. Evaluation of an Interactive Mobile Phone Program to Improve Knowledge, Communication, and Attitudes about Reproductive Health: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial in GhanaSlawa Rokicki, Harvard University ; Guenther Fink, Harvard University

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