Poster Session 1:
Fertility, Family Planning, Reproductive Health

Thursday, March 30
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

  1. Gender Differentials in Health and Treatment Seeking among Elderly in India: Does Living Condition Matter?Sutapa Agrawal, Independent Researcher, Population and Reproductive Health, India

  2. He Said, She Said, They Said: Couples’ Reports of Women’s Autonomy and Health Care Use in NepalKeera Allendorf, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  3. Ideation, Perceived Cost of Children and Contraceptive Adoption among Women in Southern Rural Ghana: A Longitudinal StudyAgbessi Amouzou, Johns Hopkins University; Stan Becker, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Regional Differentials in Fertility Decline in Kenya: The Role of Proximate DeterminantsEkisa L Anyara, University of Southampton; Andrew Hinde, University of Southampton

  5. The Sexual and Reproductive Health Knowledge and Behavior of Very Young Adolescents in Sub-Saharan AfricaAnn E. Biddlecom, Guttmacher Institute; Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute; Georges Guiella, Université de Ouagadougou

  6. Pathways to Adulthood and Fertility: A Comparative Analysis of Italy and QuébecSimona Bignami, Université de Montréal

  7. Over-the-Counter Access, Changing WHO Guidelines, and the Prevalence of Contraindicated Oral Contraceptive Use in MexicoSara Yeatman, University of Texas at Austin; Daniel Grossman, Ibis Reproductive Health

  8. Fertility Intentions in Lowest-Low Fertility Countries: The Case of Italy and BulgariaChristoph Buehler, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Paola Di Giulio, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Romina Fraboni, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT)

  9. Intimate Partner Violence during Pregnancy and 1-Year Post-PartumPajarita Charles, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  10. The Effect of Chinese Women’s Migration on their Fertility and Other Reproductive Health IssuesRachel Connelly, Bowdoin College; Kenneth Roberts, Southwestern University; Zhenzhen Zheng, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

  11. Explaining the Rise in HIV/AIDS among Black Women: The Effects of Sex Ratios on Concurrency, Condom Use and Age of Sexual DebutChristopher Cornwell, University of Georgia; Scott Cunningham, University of Georgia

  12. The Impact of Franchising Reproductive Health Services on Client Service Use in Ethiopia, India and PakistanAndreea A. Creanga, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Ye-Mon Myint, Johns Hopkins University

  13. Contraceptive Continuation and Pregnancy Intendedness: Evidence from DHS Calendar DataSian Curtis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Emily Evens, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  14. The Effects of Pregnancy Spacing on Whether Pregnancies Result in Live or Non-Live Birth Outcomes in Matlab, BangladeshJulie DaVanzo, RAND; Lauren Hale, Stony Brook University, State University of New York; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research; Mizanur Rahman, Pathfinder International

  15. Transition to Adulthood: Early Marriage in IndiaPremChand Dommaraju, Arizona State University

  16. Is Lifetime and Recent Incidence of Intimate Partner Violence Associated with Increased STI Incidence and Risky Sexual Behavior among Young Ukrainian Women?Annie Dude, University of Chicago

  17. Like Chocolate: Adolescent Emergency Contraception Use in NairobiKaren P. Fogg, Emory University; Jill Keesbury, Population Council

  18. Decomposition of Late Fertility Dynamics across Italian Regions in the Period 1955-2000Piero Giorgi, Università di Teramo; Marija Mamolo, Vienna Institute of Demography and Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

  19. Contraceptive Use in Turkey after Economic Transitions: An Analysis of 1978 and 1998DeAnna Gore, Florida State University; Elwood Carlson, Florida State University

  20. A Quantitative and Qualitative Investigation of the Role of Gender-Power Relations on Women's Contraceptive Choice in NepalBina Gubhaju, Pennsylvania State University

  21. The Intendedness of Childbearing: Taking a Closer Look at its MeaningLina Guzman, Child Trends; Jennifer Manlove, Child Trends; Kristin Moore, Child Trends

  22. Intentions to Marry at the Start of Cohabitation and Subsequent TransitionsKaren B. Guzzo, University of Pennsylvania

  23. Risk Perception for STIs and HIV among Antenatal and Family Planning ClientsPansy Hamilton, University of the West Indies at Mona; Jean Jackson, University of the West Indies at Mona; Amy Lee, University of the West Indies at Mona; Joan Leitch, University of the West Indies at Mona

  24. Variation in Contraceptive Planning Status of Non-Marital Births by Age and Relationship ContextSarah R. Hayford, Duke University

  25. Childlessness, Psychological Well-Being, and Life Satisfaction among the Elderly in ChinaWeiguo Zhang, University of Toronto; Guiping Liu, University of Victoria

  26. Birth Spacing and Its Effect on Fertility & Child Survival in BangladeshM. Nurul Islam, University of Dhaka; Salehin Khan Chowdhury, Daffodil International University

  27. Alcohol, Drug Use, and Sexual-Risk Behaviors among Adolescents in Four Sub-Saharan African CountriesJohannes John-Langba, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Alex Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Georges Guiella, Université de Ouagadougou; Akwasi Kumi-Kyereme, University of Cape Coast; Stella Neema, Makerere Institute of Social Research

  28. Low Fertility in East-Central Europe: The Relative Roles of Values, Economics, and ReligionAmy K Johnson, University of Pennsylvania

  29. Is the Opportunity Cost Model Overstated? The Role of Biological and Social Constraints in Fertility Intentions and OutcomesHans Johnson, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Laura Hill, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Joseph M. Hayes, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

  30. Wantedness of Births: Comparing Women's and Men's ReportsJo Jones, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Gladys M. Martinez, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Joyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  31. Contraceptive Use and Intentions among Christian and Non-Christian Women in India: A Two-Stage Logit Analysis of Social Identity and Community EffectsNiyati Joshi, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); C.P. Prakasam, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS),Mumbai,India; Rajiv Ranjan, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Nandita Saikia, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  32. Correlates of AIDS Knowledge among Two Groups Having Multiple Sex Partners in Mumbai, IndiaAnil Kumar K., Tata Institute of Social Sciences

  33. Cohort Process to the Lowest Fertility in Japan: Estimation and Projection of Lifetime Measures of First Marriage and BirthRyuichi Kaneko, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

  34. Condom Use among Pre-Marital or Extra-Marital Sexual Partners: The Issues of HIV/AIDS in BangladeshMehrab A. Khan, Bangladesh Centre for Communication Programs; Suruchi Sood, Johns Hopkins University; Shahida Haque, Bangladesh Centre for Communication Programs; Mohammad Shahjahan, Bangladesh Centre for Communication Programs

  35. Union Formation and First Birth in Moshi, TanzaniaMegan L. Klein, University of Maryland; Ulla M. Larsen, University of Maryland

  36. Providers' Information Exchange with Clients in India, Peru, and RwandaFederico R. León, Georgetown University; Rebecka I. Lundgren, Georgetown University; Ana Huapaya, Instituto de Investigación Nutricional (IIN), Peru

  37. Integrate Family Planning, Reproductive Health to Combat HIV/AIDS in ChinaHongyan Liu, China Population and Development Research Center; Xiaomei Ru, National Population and Family Planning Commission of China

  38. A Gender-Based Approach to Birth Spacing in IndiaRebecka I. Lundgren, Georgetown University

  39. Is Poverty a Driver for Risky Sexual Behavior? Evidence from Surveys of Adolescents in Four African CountriesNyovani Madise, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Eliya M. Zulu, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); James Ciera, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  40. Trends in Premarital Sexual Experience of Young Adult Women in Paraguay, 1987-2004Leo Morris, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Mercedes Melian, Paraguay Center for Population Studies (CEPEP); Ndola Prata, University of California, Berkeley; Cynthia Prieto, Paraguay Center for Population Studies (CEPEP)

  41. Number of Recent Sexual Partners among Men and Women 15-44 Years of Age: US, 2002William D. Mosher, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Anjani Chandra, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Brittany McGill, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  42. School-Leaving, Contraceptive Use and Induced Abortion among Young Female RH Clinic Clients in Port Au Prince, HaitiNancy Murray, Futures Group International; Ilene S. Speizer, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathy Buek, Futures Group Europe; Rachel Barker, Independent Consultant; Tania Viala, Foundation for Reproductive Health and Family Education (FOSREF); Harry Beauvais, Foundation for Reproductive Health and Family Education (FOSREF)

  43. Ethnicity and Fertility Change in West Africa: An Application of Diffusion TheoryPetra Nahmias, Princeton University

  44. Measuring the Contribution of Each Reproductive Age of Women for the Difference in Mean Age at Last Birth and Mean Age at First Birth: A Methodological Innovation in Fertility ResearchKrishna Murthy Ponnapalli, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  45. Gender and Fertility Patterns for Men and Women in Guatemala, 2002Amy A. Ratcliffe, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Danielle B. Jackson, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Paul Stupp, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Joan M. Herold, Emory University

  46. Relationship Context of Nonmarital ChildbearingSuzanne Ryan, Child Trends; Jennifer Manlove, Child Trends; Kerry Franzetta, Child Trends; Sarah Cottingham, Child Trends

  47. Religious Minorities and their Reproductive Health in India and BangladeshBiswamitra Sahu, University of Groningen; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen; Leo van Wissen, University of Groningen and Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Alinda Bosch, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  48. Standard Days Method Used as a Safe and Effective New Contraceptive Method of Choice: Findings from a Community Based OR Study Experiment in Rural IndiaDamodar Sahu, Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR); Rebecka Landgreen, Georgetown University

  49. The Effects of Individual Level Autonomy and Community Context on the Desire for Additional Children and Contraceptive Use in the 1998/1999 India DHSJohn Sandberg, McGill University

  50. Perceptions of Temporary Contraceptive Methods in Rural IndiaJennifer E Scharff, Emory University; Laila Garda, King Edward Memorial Hospital; Mallika Alexander, King Edward Memorial Hospital

  51. Women's Age at First Childbearing in a Brazilian Metropolitan Area: A Qualitative ApproachAndrea B. Simão, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

  52. Does Premarital Exposure to Messages about Family Size and Family Planning Methods Affect Contraceptive Use? A Study among Young, Married, Rural Women in Four Indian StatesSagri Singh, Johns Hopkins University; Laurie Zabin, Johns Hopkins University

  53. Understanding of Contraceptive Adoption in India: Does Women's Autonomy Matter?Ruchi Sogarwal, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  54. Individual- and Macro-Level Determinants of Birth Intentions in Bulgaria: a Multi-Level Analysis Based on Survey- and Contextual Data of the Generations and Gender ProgramMartin Spielauer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  55. Infertility Service Utilization among Women Aged 15-44 in the United States: 2002Elizabeth H. Stephen, Georgetown University; Anjani Chandra, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  56. Determinants of Preferred Birth Intervals in Developing CountriesLekha Subaiya, ORC Macro; Shea Rutstein, ORC Macro

  57. Preventing Unintended Pregnancies: The Impact of Publicly Funded Contraceptive ServicesAthena A. Tapales, Independent Consultant; Jennifer J. Frost, Guttmacher Institute

  58. Intergenerational Transmission of Fertility: Review of Up to Date Research and Some New Evidence From Bejsce Parish Register Reconstitution Study, 18th – 20th Centuries, Poland.Krzysztof Tymicki, Warsaw School of Economics

  59. Birth Spacing and Some of Its Determinants in México (1957-1997)Eunice D Vargas Valle, University of Texas at Austin

  60. Invisible Indicators: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Contraceptive Use among Women in a Rural Village in Maharashtra State, IndiaLyndsey Wilson-Williams, Emory University

  61. Women’s Educational Attainment, Marital Status and the Timing of Childbearing: An Analysis of Recent Trends in the United States (1995-2001)Hyeyoung Woo, University of Texas at Austin