Session 167:
Adolescent and Youth Risk Behaviors and Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friday, May 2
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Maine
5th Floor

Chair: Karin Brewster, Florida State University
Discussant: Mara Decker, University of California, San Francisco

  1. Visits to Alcohol Outlets, Sexual Risk Behavior, and HSV-2 Infection among Female Adolescents in South AfricaMolly S. Rosenberg, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Annelies Van Rie, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Harsha Thirumurthy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Michael Emch, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Audrey Pettifor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Responses to Unintended Pregnancy among Urban Adolescents in Nairobi Slums: Results from a Formative StudyJoyce N. Mumah, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Caroline Kabiru, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Chimaraoke O. Izugbara, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Carol K. Mukiira, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. Partner Characteristics and HIV Acquisition among Youth in Rakai, UgandaYing Wei, Columbia University; Sanyukta Mathur, Columbia University; Xiaobo Zhong, Columbia University; Zoe R. Edelstein, Columbia University; Mariko Rasmussen, Columbia University; Xiaoyu Song, Columbia University; Maria Wawer, Johns Hopkins University; Ronald H. Gray, Johns Hopkins University; David Serwadda, Makerere University; John Santelli, Columbia University

  4. The Rapid Change in Marginally Risky Sexual Behaviors among South African AdolescentsLloyd D. Grieger, Yale University

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