Thursday, May 1 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Wellesley

Session 12:
Policy and Intervention Effects on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health

Discussant: Jeffrey Bingenheimer, George Washington University
Chair: Anna Kaagesten, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Effects of a Sexual and Reproductive Health Intervention on Adolescent Service Usage in Northern Ghana: Results of a Community-Randomized TrialGifty Apiung, Navrongo Health Research Centre ; Cornelius Y. Debpuur, Navrongo Health Research Centre ; Abraham Hodgson, Ghana Health Service ; Natasha Howard, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  2. Television and Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health: Results from a Randomized Experiment in VietnamRukmalie Jayakody, Pennsylvania State University

  3. The Effect of Parental Involvement Laws on Birth Control and Mental Health: New Evidence from the State YRBSJoseph J. Sabia, San Diego State University ; D. Mark Anderson, Montana State University

  4. Impact of a Youth-Targeted Reproductive Health Initiative on Teen Pregnancy in South AfricaTanya Byker, University of Michigan

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