Session 45:
Adolescent Sexual Activity and Contraceptive Use

Thursday, May 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Grand Ballroom F
3rd Floor

Chair: Jennifer Manlove, Child Trends
Discussant: Clea McNeely, University of Minnesota
Discussant: Matthew Stagner, Urban Institute

  1. Within Group Differences in the Timing of First Sex among Hispanic Adolescents: The Role of Acculturation and Neighborhood Social EnvironmentsMichelle M. Doty, Commonwealth Fund; Dawn Upchurch, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Community, Neighborhood and School Effects on Adolescent Sexual BehaviorJohn O.G. Billy, Battelle- Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation; Lisa Cubbins, Battelle- Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation; William R. Grady, Battelle- Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation; Daniel H. Klepinger, Battelle- Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation

  3. Contraceptive Use Patterns within First Sexual RelationshipsSuzanne Ryan, Child Trends; Elizabeth Terry-Humen, Child Trends; Kerry Franzetta, Child Trends

  4. Contraception and Conception among Young Single Women: An International ComparisonMohamed Ali, World Health Organization (WHO); Neeru Gupta, World Health Organization (WHO); Iuri da Costa Leite, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública

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