Session: Bridging the Gap: Integrating Maternal and Child Health and Reproductive Health
3229.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Bridging the Gap: Integrating Maternal and Child Health and Reproductive Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Board 1Adolescent predictors of gestational age and birth weight
Jon M. Hussey, PhD, MPH
Board 2Childbirth care-seeking attitudes and behaviors in rural African communities: Results of a three-country study
Pamela L. Bolton, MHS, Ellen Brazier, MIA, Michelle Trombley, BA, Djénéba Diallo, MPH, Brahima Bassane, MD, Rita Noronha, MD, Isabella Chege
Board 3Couples characteristics and timing of prenatal care in Oromia and Sidama, Ethiopia
Belay T Biratu, David P Lindstrom
Board 4Increased use and improved quality of essential maternal, perinatal and child health services in Egypt
Reginald Gipson, Esmat Mansour, MD
Board 5Low birth weight is associated with single parenthood in Germany
Birgit Reime, DSc MPH, Clarissa Schwarz, MPH, Paul Wenzlaff, MSc, Beate Schuecking, MD
Board 6Promoting delayed marriage and increased birth spacing to curb population momentum in Uttar Pradesh
Alison Buttenheim, MBA
Board 7Protecting the lives of mothers and infants in Zambia: Lessons learned from the development, dissemination, and implementation of national malaria in pregnancy guidelines
Richard S. Hughes, MA, Miriam Chipimo, MD, Joseph Nikisi, MD, Maureen Chilila, RM, MSc, Anna Chirwa, BSCNrS, RN, RM
Board 8Rising above the stigma: Promoting VCT and partner involvement for pregnant women in Rwanda
Boniface Sebikali, MD, MPH, Marcel Vekemans, MD, Pape Gaye, MBA
Board 9Student’s Knowledge, Perceptions and Attitudes about Emergency Contraception in Dakar, Senegal
Jennifer Blum, MPH, Amadou Sylla, PhD, Thierno Dieng, Mamadou Biaye, DEA, Rasha Dabash, MPH
Withdrawn -- Supporting the Adolescent Parent
Marla T. Oros, MS, RN, Susan Antol, MS, RN, Lyn Stankiewicz Murphy, MS, MBA, RN
Board 10Two innovative tools to explore maternity care seeking behaviors and response to obstetric complications in a developing country setting: Results and lessons
Pamela L. Bolton, MHS, Michelle Trombley, BA, Ellen Brazier, MIA
Organized by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
Endorsed by:Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA