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Poster Session 1:
Poster Session 1: reproductive health, HIV-AIDS, poverty and gender

Monday, September 28
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  1. Determinants of extramarital sex among Filipino menJeofrey B. Abalos, University of the Philippines

  2. Transitions to the first birth in four European metropolisesAnita Abramowska-Kmon, Warsaw School of Economics; Irena E. Kotowska, Warsaw School of Economics

  3. Poverty and maternal nutritional status as determinants of weight at birth: a multilevel ordinal logistic regression approachSamson B Adebayo, Society for family Health; Oladipupo Banji Ipadeola, Society for Family Health; Jennifer Anyanti, Society for Family Health

  4. Antenatal care in nigeria: an implication for maternal mortalitySulaimon Adedokun, Obafemi Awolowo University; Kareem Uthman, Obafemi Awolowo University

  5. Early childbearing and household well-being among adolescent mothers in metropolitan LagosGbemiga E. Adeyemi, Lagos State University

  6. Correlates of emergency contraception awareness among college students of Kathmandu, NepalRamesh Adhikari, Mahendra Ratna Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

  7. Agnes Adjamagbo, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Pierrette Aguessy Koné, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  8. Pregnancy stigmatisation and coping strategies of adolescent mothers in two Yoruba communities, Osun State, NigeriaOjo M Agunbiade, Obafemi Awolowo University; Ayotunde S. Liasu, Obafemi Awolowo University; Mustapha m.o Opatola, Obafemi Awolowo University

  9. Elise Chantale Ahovey, Université Catholique de Louvain; Hippolyte Togonou, Institut National de la Statistique et de l'Analyse Economique

  10. Induced abortion: testimonies of survivors, the consequences and the policy implications.Ambrose Akinlo, Obafemi Awolowo University; Adekunbi Omideyi, Obafemi Awolowo University

  11. Abdelhak Allalat, Haut-commissariat au Plan, Morocco

  12. Magnitude and perceptions of abortion in Cuba: qualitative and quantitative studyLuisa Alvarez, National Public Health Ministry of Cuba

  13. Male involvement in family planning programs in Iran: an analysis of levels and correlatesAbbas Askari-Nodoushan, Yazd University, Iran; Aliyar Ahmadi, University of Tehran; Seyed Alireza Afshani, University of Yazd, Iran; Malihe Alimondegari, University of Tehran

  14. Gender and health care seeking behavior in UgandaJohn Atwebembeire, Makerere University

  15. Design and implementation of an online weekly survey to study unintended pregnanciesJennifer S. Barber, University of Michigan; Yasamin Kusunoki, University of Michigan; Heather H. Gatny, University of Michigan; William G. Axinn, University of Michigan

  16. Factors and processes shaping contraceptive choice: a study in West Bengal, IndiaSharmishtha Basu, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

  17. Annie Beka Beka, Ecole Normale Supérieure; Nicole Ntsame Ondo, Ministère de la Planification et du Développement, Gabon

  18. The Risk of HIV/AIDS among the poor rural families in rural communities in South Western NigeriaLuqman Bisiriyu, Obafemi Awolowo University; Alfred Adewuyi, Obafemi Awolowo University

  19. Faouzi Bouaziz, Office National de la Famille et de la Population; Amel Bouchlaka, Office national de la Famille et de la Population

  20. Franklin Bouba Djourdebbe, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD)

  21. Abdesslam Boutayeb, Université Mohamed 1er, Oujda

  22. Contraceptive failure and its role in unplanned pregnancies: new estimates using Demographic and Health Survey calendar dataSarah E.K. Bradley, Macro International Inc.

  23. Structural model of abortion and contraception for TurkeyAlanur Cavlin Bozbeyoglu, Middle East Technical University

  24. Assia Cherif, Institut national de la planification et de la statistique (INPS)

  25. Gender inequality as a predictor of Indian men's higher-risk sexRajeev Colaco, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Shelah S. Bloom, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Chirayath Suchindran, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kavita Singh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathryn E. Moracco, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  26. Family vulnerability and risk territoriesIgnez Costa Barbosa Ferreira, Universidade de Brasília; Nelba Azevedo Penna, Universidade de Brasília

  27. Emergency contraception in Ghana: an application of the theory of planned behaviorAndreea A. Creanga, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Kwabena Danso, University of Ghana; Amy Tsui, Johns Hopkins University

  28. Increasing use of skilled attendance at birth in Dumka, IndiaSheena Currie, JHPIEGO

  29. Kwami Hoénoukpo Dadji, Cellule Régionale de Terre des Hommes (Afrique de l'Ouest)

  30. Emerging causes and determinants of maternal mortality in India: based on large scale surveys since the 1990sNarayan Prasad Das, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda; Urvi Shah, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda; Rajnikant Patel, Research Associate, Population Research Centre

  31. Negative reality of the HIV positives: evaluating welfare loss in a low prevalence countrySanghamitra Das, Indian Statistical Institute; Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay, Indian Statistical Institute; Tridip Ray, Indian Statistical Institute

  32. Myriam de Loenzien, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Thi Thiêng Nguyên, Institute for Population and Social Studies (IPSS); Ngoc Luu Bich, IPSS Université Nationale d'Economie

  33. Utilization of maternal health care services in India: household economy vs. political economySonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland; Lijuan Wu, Pennsylvania State University

  34. Fatou Diop, Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis

  35. Akom Dossou, Université de Lomé; Kodjo Dodji Gbetoglo, Université de Lomé

  36. Alexandre AD Dumont, Université de Montréal; Idrissa Diop, HYGEA; Mouhamadou Gueye, Centre d’Appui à la Recherche et à la Formation (CAREF); Mamadou Kani Konate, Centre d’Appui à la Recherche et à la Formation (CAREF); Pierre Fournier, Université de Montreal

  37. Factors affecting mental health status of the abortion clients' in India: a facility-based studyParamita Dutta, Research & Doccumentation Manager, Global Fund, Round -7, Counselling Sub-Component

  38. The role of mass media in the use of insecticide treated bednets and integration of intermittent preventive therapy for malaria prevention among pregnant women in NigeriaArogundade D Ekundayo, Society for family Health; Samson B Adebayo, Society for family Health; Jennifer Anyanti, Society for Family Health; Adedeji Wale, Society for Family Health; Gilpin Uzo, Society for Family Health

  39. Catherine Enel, Centre Francais sur la Population et le Developpement (CEPED); Abdoulaye S. Wade, Institut d'Hygiène Sociale

  40. Gender equality in contemporary Nigeria: problems and prospectsIdongesit Eshiet, University of Lagos

  41. Laia Ferrer, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  42. An estimate of safe and unsafely induced abortion in CambodiaTamara Fetters, Ipas; Ghazaleh Samandari, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  43. Ways to avoid unintended pregnancies in developing countries: an example from CameroonAnnett Fleischer, Gesellschaft fuer Technische Zusammenarbeit

  44. Late fertility diagnosis, socio-economic and health determinants in Poland. Results of cohort prospective survey 2007Ewa Fratczak, Warsaw School of Economics; Aneta Ptak-Chmielewska, Warsaw School of Economics; Dorota Bartosinska, Warsaw School of Economics; Iga Sikorska, Warsaw School of Economics

  45. Trends of mortality in European Mediterranean countriesJuan M. Garcia Gonzalez, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED); Rosa Gomez-Redondo, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED)

  46. Kodjo Dodji Gbetoglo, Université de Lomé; Vissého Didier Adjiwanou, Université de Montréal

  47. Sall Moustapha Gibigaye, Centre de Formation et de Recherche en matière de Population (CEFORP); Mouftaou Amadou Sanni, Centre de Formation et de Recherche en matière de Population (CEFORP)

  48. A comparative analysis of contraceptive use in GuatemalaKathryn Grace, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  49. Hinde Hami, Université Ibn Tofail; Abdelrhani Mokhtari, Université Ibn Tofail; Abdelmajid Soulaymani, Université Ibn Tofail

  50. Factors associated with the use of family planning among Palestinian womenWeeam S Hammoudeh, Institute of Community and Public Health-Birzeit University; Niveen ME. Abu-Rmeileh, Birzeit University

  51. The nature of unintended pregnancy in the occupied Palestinian territoryWeeam S Hammoudeh, Institute of Community and Public Health-Birzeit University; Niveen ME. Abu-Rmeileh, Birzeit University

  52. Nekrache Hassane, Université Catholique de Louvain

  53. Why so late? Distant health facility, woman’s low status, or man’s lack of resources? A study of women with life-threatening obstetric complications (near-miss) at admission in a maternity hospital in AfghanistanAtsumi Hirose, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Veronique Filippi, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  54. Improving contraceptive use in northern Nigeria: Could male involvement make a difference?Latifat Ibisomi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  55. HIV and socioeconomic status revisited: a time-varying empirical investigationDaniela Iorio, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis, Washington University in St. Louis

  56. Contraceptive behaviour, capacity building and environmentalism among women in self help groups: some policy concernsNiyati Joshi, Government of India; C.P. Prakasam, Retired Professor from International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  57. Moving from modern to traditional methods or simply not using: obstacles to obtaining family planning services in the PhilippinesFatima Juarez, El Colegio de México; Josefina V. Cabigon, University of the Philippines

  58. Mobilizing women to change maternity services: a cluster randomized control studyTamar Kabakian-Khasholian, American University of Beirut; Rawan Shayboub, American University of Beirut; Faysal El-Kak, American University of Beirut; Mona Kanaan, University of York; Ziyad Mahfoud, American University of Beirut

  59. Characteristics of the recourse to induced abortion in Burkina FasoIdrissa Kabore, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP)

  60. Mahamoudou Kaboré, Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie (INSD)

  61. Barthélemy Kalambayi Banza, Université de Kinshasa

  62. The influence of husband's opinion on the contraceptive use of women in NepalNashid Kamal, Independent University, Bangladesh; Cindy Lim, University College London

  63. How HIV prevalence, number of sexual partners and marital status are related in rural UgandaIvan Kasamba, Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS; Samuel Biraro, Medical Research Council, Uganda

  64. Husband's participation in pregnancy care: the voices of Nepalese menVikash Kumar KC, Tribhuvan University; Sirjana Adhikari

  65. Induced abortion in Cameroon: between the clandestineness and the legalitySamuel Kelodjoue, Université de Dschang; Louise Moyo, Université de Dschang

  66. Migration and HIV/AIDS in IndiaKunal Keshri, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  67. Can women’s perceptions of their own autonomy enable them to generate changes in their reproductive behavior? Evidence from gender perspectivesNizamuddin Khan, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  68. Food security and nutritional outcomes of urban poor orphaned children in Nairobi, KenyaElizabeth W Kimani-Murage, University of the Witwatersrand

  69. Trends of household and personal income: the case of Estonia from the 1950s to 1980sMartin Klesment, Estonian Interuniversity Population Research Centre

  70. The role of social fluidity and mobility in household responses to HIV and AIDS in rural South AfricaLucia C Knight, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  71. Research and evaluation for a promising infant mortality reduction programDaniel J Kruger, University of Michigan; Tonya Turner, Genesee County Health Department

  72. Women’s health and the role of internal environment: evidence from India’s National Family Health Survey-3 (2005-06)Ashok Kumar, Population Council

  73. Attitudes of youths towards female circumcision in Nigeria: implications for future practiceAyodeji J Kupoluyi, Joseph Ayo Babalola University; Ambrose Akinlo, Obafemi Awolowo University; Sulaimon Adedokun, Obafemi Awolowo University

  74. Annabelle Lapostolle, Service de Santé publique et d'Epidémiologie - Hôpital Bicêtre-Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris; Emmanuelle Cadot, Service de Santé publique et d'Epidémiologie - Hôpital Bicêtre-Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris; Alfred Spira, Service de Santé Publique et d'Epidémiologie - Hôpital Bicêtre-Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris

  75. Over medicalization of birth: a new risk in developing countriesFrancesca Lariccia, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"; Antonella Pinnelli, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

  76. Joseph Larmarange, Centre Francais sur la Population et le Developpement (CEPED); Catherine Enel, Centre Francais sur la Population et le Developpement (CEPED); Abdoulaye S. Wade, Institut d'Hygiène Sociale

  77. Induced abortion: the Italian issues of foreign women in an international perspectiveMarzia Loghi, Instituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Alessia D'Errico, Instituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Alessandra Burgio, Instituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Roberta Crialesi, Instituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT)

  78. The correlates of natural method use in Moldova: is natural method use associated with poverty and isolation, and can it be reduced by family planning programmes?Mark J Lyons-Amos, University of Southampton; Gabriele Durrant, University of Southampton; Sabu S. Padmadas, University of Southampton

  79. Perpétue Madungu Tumwaka, Institut National de la Statistique, Kinshasa; Elisabeth Kayiba Mbelu, Institut National de la Statistique, Kinshasa

  80. Abdoulaye Maïga, Université de Ouagadougou; Gabriel Sangli, Université de Ouagadougou

  81. The burden and challenges of neonatal tetanus in Kilifi district (2004-7)Eric Maitha, Ministry of Health Kenya; Christopher Nyundo, Ministry of Health Kenya; Evasius K Bauni, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)

  82. Corruption in below poverty line (BPL) exercise and its consequence on chronic poverty in Balasore district of rural Orissa.Bijaya K Malik, National Council of Educational Research and Training

  83. The influence of transition events on the sexual initiation of Filipino youthMaria Paz N. Marquez, University of the Philippines

  84. Evolution of HIV knowledge in China: has China succeeded in improving women's knowledge about HIV/AIDS?Olga Maslovskaya, University of Southampton; Peter W.F. Smith, University of Southampton; James J. Brown, University of London; Sabu S. Padmadas, University of Southampton

  85. Fertility decline and child mortality in India during the 1990s: how far demographic transition explains achievement in MDGs?Sumit Mazumdar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Laxmi Kant Dwivedi, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)

  86. Disaggregating risks profiles for HIV/AIDS exposure, infection and survival among those aged 50 and older: interpreting bimodal infection modelsJames W. McNally, University of Michigan; Martha Sayre, University of Michigan; Voon Chin Phua, Gettysburg College

  87. The road to sex trade: the Buntog experienceMildred Megarbio, Ateneo de Davao University

  88. Catherine Menkes, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Leticia Suárez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP)

  89. Yode Miangotar, Université de Montréal

  90. “Like sucking on a lollipop with the wrapper still on”: women’s vulnerability to HIV/AIDS and use of condoms in two Brazilian citiesPaula Miranda-Ribeiro, CEDEPLAR, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Andrea B. Simão, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Marisa A Lacerda, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR); Maria-Eponina A Torres, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR)

  91. Synergizing youth sexual reproductive health and HIV prevention in India: a model for changeRitu Kumar Mishra, Population Foundation Of India

  92. Tobacco consumption during childbirth in Dhaka city: patterns and determinantsSadananda Mitra, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Tandra Majumder, Gandharv Mahavidyalaya

  93. Trends in utilization of reproductive and child health services among urban poor in IndiaS.K Mohanty, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Abhishek Kumar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  94. Pregnancy-controlling behavior by men among women who have experienced intimate partner violence: an unexplored dimension of reproductive health in the United StatesAnn M. Moore, Guttmacher Institute; Lori Frohwirth, Guttmacher Institute

  95. Lorise Moreau, Université Catholique de Louvain; Catherine Gourbin, Université Catholique de Louvain

  96. Abortion as a process of birth limiting rather spacing among the traditional method of contraceptive users in West BengalSumoni Mukherjee, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  97. Sebastien Mveing, Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun

  98. Has high awareness of HIV/AIDS been translated into positive behavior and practices among Ugandan youth?Diana Nambatya, Partners in Population and Development Africa Regional Office

  99. Childhood mortallity trends in rural South Africa: an investigation using demographic surveillance dataNadine Nannan, Medical Research Council of South Africa

  100. Contraceptive discontinuation in BangladeshNazmun Nessa, Uttara Adunik Medical College

  101. Edwige Nfoume Ella, Direction Générale de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (DGSEE)

  102. Single poor female! Social protection strategies of female heads of poor households in Jordan.Zina Nimeh, Maastricht University - Graduate School of Governance

  103. Evaluation of the impact of the Mother and Infant Health Project on maternal and infant health outcomes in UkraineOlena Nizalova, Kyiv Economics Institute; Maria Vyshnya, Kyiv Economics Institute

  104. Marcel Nkoma, minepat

  105. Aids mortality in Brazil: an analysis of multiple causes of deathAna Maria Nogales Vasconcelos, Universidade de Brasília

  106. Nicole Ntsame Ondo, Ministère de la Planification et du Développement, Gabon; Noël Moussavou, Direction Générale de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (DGSEE)

  107. Familial influences on risk-taking behavior of youthAmenla Nuken, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  108. Interplay between women’s perceived quality of, and access to care and household wealth on the utilization of maternity services among the urban poorRhoune Adhiambo Ochako, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  109. HIV prevalence, AIDS knowledge and sexual behavior among female migrant sex workers in Palermo, ItalyTolulope M. Ola, Department of Sociology, Faculty of the Social Sciences, University of Ado-Ekiti; Vivian Wiwoloku, Pellegrino Della Terra Onlus (PEDETO); Roseline Eguabor, Pellegrino Della Terra Onlus (PEDETO)

  110. Child adoption as treatment option for infertility in NigeriaAdesina Oladokun, University of Ibadan; Oyedunni S. Arulogun, University of Ibadan; Regina Oladokun, University of Ibadan; Oludare Morhason-Bello, University College Hospital; Elijah Bamgboye, University of Ibadan; Isaac Adewole, Campaign Against Unwanted Pregnancy (CAUP); Oladosu Ojengbede, University of Ibadan

  111. The dynamics of poverty alleviation in NigeriaDouglason G. Omotor, Delta State University

  112. Alaya Ouarme, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP); Idrissa Ouili, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP) and Université de Ouagadougou; Awa Maty Basse, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP)

  113. Sexual behaviour of long distance truck drivers in IndiaArvind Pandey, National Institute of Medical Statistics (ICMR), India; S. K. Benara, National Instiute of Medical Statistics; Ram Manohar Mishra, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR); Damodar Sahu, National Institute of Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR), India; Nandini Roy, UNIFEM; Rajatshruwa Adhikary, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Mandar K. Mainkar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  114. GIS for mapping condom coverage, quality of coverage and access to condoms among women working in "HIV Risk Zone" in Nepal: a method to measuring condom performance for strategic planning in combating HIV/AIDS transmissionPrakashDev Pant, N-MARC Project, AED, Nepal; Manisha Shrestha, Academy for Educational Development (AED); Peter Oyloe, Academy for Educational Development (AED)

  115. The power of access: the extent and role of condom physical, financial and social accessibility in determining condom use in Kilifi, KenyaJacqueline K Papo, Oxford University Department of Public Health and Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Eduard J Sanders, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Harold Jaffe, Oxford University

  116. Poverty and population incidence: do they matter for microfinance outreach in Ghana?James A. Peprah, University of Cape Coast; Samuel K Annim, University of Cape Coast

  117. Determinants of abortion in post-transition RussiaFrancesca Perlman, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  118. The utilization of postpartum care among Thai rural mothers: perspectives from the prenatal to the postpartum periodWiraporn Pothisiri, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  119. DMPA use and patterns of continuation among rural women in Tigrai region, EthiopiaNdola Prata, University of California, Berkeley; Amanuel Guessessew, Tigrai Health Bureau; Alice Cartwright, University of California, Berkeley

  120. Informed choice in family planning and change in women’s contraceptive choice between 2001-2006: evidence from two rounds of national family planning and reproductive health survey in ChinaMin Qin, China Population and Development Research Center; Bohua Li, China Population Information and Research Center (CPIRC)

  121. Estimating maternal mortality differentials using census dataBernardo L. Queiroz, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR)

  122. Does gender-based violence increase the risk of unintended pregnancy? Evidence from ThailandMoshiur Rahman, Population Council; Wassana Im-em, Mahidol University; Kritaya Archavanitkul, Mahidol University

  123. Financial support for poor pregnant women in Bangladesh: an operations research findingMoshiur Rahman, Population Council; Ubaidur Rob, Population Council; Tasnima Kibria, Population Council

  124. [Taking it like men]….health seeking and sexual behavior of young men affected by sexually transmitted infections in Botswana: is there a relationship between normative beliefs about condoms and their health seeking behavior for STI infections?Serai D. Rakgoasi, University of the Witwatersrand

  125. Gynaecologists and the abortion issue in SerbiaMirjana Rasevic, Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade; Katarina Sedlecky, Mother and Child Health Care Institute

  126. Poverty, wellbeing and support protection among adolescents in IndiaSolomon J. Renati, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  127. Information technology: a new dimension of social inequality in Latin AmericaSalvador Rivas, American Institutes for Research; Julieta Perez Amador, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  128. Does abstinence work? Natural methods users and consistency of behaviorEster L. Rizzi, Université Catholique de Louvain

  129. Hierarchical modelling of the effects of orphan status on child nutrition in sub-Saharan AfricaLaura Robertson, Imperial College London

  130. The impact of HIV/AIDS on the NGO sector and population policies in sub-Saharan AfricaRachel S. Robinson, American University

  131. Injectable contraceptives in sub-Saharan Africa: historical and cultural influences on current useKimberly Rovin, Michigan State University

  132. Utilization of maternal care services in rural India: Findings from multi-level analysisJareena S, Sri Venkateswara University; Ramesh Poluru, Centre for Operations Research and Training

  133. Influence of adolescent pregnancy on maternal health care services. Does it vary between rural and urban areas?Kavitha N. Sampath, Institute for Social and Economic Change

  134. Pregnancy specific health problems and health-seeking behaviour of marginalized groups in IndiaRavi Sankar, Annamalai University; Ramachandran Sambasivam, Annamalai University

  135. Nathalie Sawadogo, Université Catholique de Louvain

  136. Utilization of maternal and child health care services among Muslims: a micro study in IndiaTayyaba Shaikh, University Of Pune; Khairkar P Vijaya, University Of Pune

  137. Monetization of women’s unpaid work and time use survey in Gairsain block of Garhwal HimalayasShiv Narayan Sidh, Government Degree College

  138. The consequences of unintended fertility for maternal and child health in IndiaAbhishek Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Satvika Chalasani, Pennsylvania State University; Michael Koenig, Johns Hopkins University; Bidhubhusan Mahapatra, Karnataka Health Promotion Trust (KHPT)

  139. Utilization and determinants of maternal and child health care services in Uttar Pradesh, IndiaRavendra Singh, Government of India; Ajay Pandey, East West Center; Richa Sharma, Constella Futures, India

  140. Education and the timing of sexual initiation and marriage in rural Malawi: a longitudinal analysis of the effect of school participation, school dropout and cognitive abilityErica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council; Barbara S. Mensch, Population Council; Paul C. Hewett, Population Council

  141. Relationship between poverty and life expectancy in ChinaXinming Song, Peking University; Lan Liu, Peking University; Chengli Huang, Peking University

  142. The role of social and material inequalities in use of biomedical obstetric care: combining logistic regression with ethnographic insight in rural TanzaniaSydney A Spangler, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  143. Adolescent sexual debut and psychological/physical symptoms: do associations vary across Western nations?Aubrey L. Spriggs, Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine; Tilda Farhat, Eunice Kennedy Schriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH; Carolyn Tucker Halpern, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Saoirse Nic Gabhainn, National University of Ireland

  144. María Constanza Street, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS)

  145. Adolescent pregnancy in Latin America: is it wanted?Leticia Suárez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP); Catherine Menkes, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  146. Mard (real man), Pati (husband) and Pita (father): a study of male workers, masculinities and family in an Indian slumSuvakanta N. Swain, Population council; Saggurti Niranjan, Populaton Council

  147. Khemaies Taamallah, Université de Tunis

  148. Maternal and newborn health in Ghana, 2006Emmanuel O. Tawiah, University of Ghana

  149. Lucas Tchetgnia, Université Paris Descartes

  150. Assessing the impact of counseling on the medical seeking behavior of parents/guardians of neonates in urban IndiaAhluwalia TP Tej Paul, Indian Council of Medical Research; Ahluwalia IK Indresh Kumari, LRS Institute of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases

  151. Koffi Blewussi Tekou, Cabinet d'Expertise en Recherche et Action (CERA). Togo

  152. Time from HIV sero-conversion to death: what factors affect survival?James Edward Todd, National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR); Samuel Biraro, Medical Research Council, Uganda

  153. Contraception in the 21st century Lithuania: the triumph of family planning?Vaida Tretjakova, Institute for Social Research

  154. Contraception at age 35+: evidence from the Generations and Gender SurveyIrina Troitskaia, Moscow State University; Alexandre Avdeev, Université de Paris I, Sorbonne; Irina Badurashvili, Georgian Centre of Population Research; Dora Kostova, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Vaida Tretjakova, Institute for Social Research

  155. How to ask couples about problems with conception? Measurement of infertility and subfertility in large scale surveys with use of short self-administered questionnaireKrzysztof Tymicki, Warsaw School of Economics

  156. Increasing access and use of modern contraceptive methods among women of reproductive age in Nigeria: an integrated approach to reproductive healthChinazo N. Ujuju, Society for Family Health; Obi Oluigbo, Society for Family Health; Richard Fakolade, society for Family Health; Jamilah Mohammed-Jantabo, Society for Family Health; Fatima Mohammad, Society for Family Health

  157. Cosme Vodounou, Institut National de la Statistique, Benin; Damien Mededji, Institut National de la Statistique, Benin; Marie-Odile Attanasso, Institut National de la Statistique, Benin

  158. Causes and consequences of abortion among university undergraduates in NigeriaElias O. Wahab, Lagos State University

  159. The role of male circumcision in sexual networks and sexual behavior among youth in Kisumu, KenyaSalome N. Wawire, Brown University

  160. Change in sexual behaviour among undergraduates in Lagos metropolis, Nigeria: the role of voluntary counselling and testingOnipede Wusu, Lagos State University

  161. The changing trend of induced abortion among married women and its determinants: findings from ChinaXiaoying Zheng, Peking University; Lihua Pang, Peking University; Yukun Hu, Peking University; Lijun Pei, Peking University; Gan Lin, Peking University