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

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3rd Floor

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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