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Session: Human Rights and Reproductive Rights: Experiences of Women
3155.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Human Rights and Reproductive Rights: Experiences of Women
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Gender differences in care-seeking for newborn infants in rural Uttar Pradesh, India
Jeffrey Willis, BA, Vishwajeet Kumar, MBBS, MPH, Saroj Mohanty, MS, Pramod Singh, MSW, Vivek Singh, MSW, Abdullah Baqui, MBBS, DrPH, Shally Awasthi, MD, JV Singh, Mathuram Santosham, MD, MPH, Gary Darmstadt, MD, MS
Board 2Barriers to obtaining emergency contraception: A violation of women's human rights
Rhonda L. Love, PhD
Board 3Abstinence-only-until-marriage programs: Rolling back the clock on women's rights
William A. Smith
Board 4Recent developments in legal protection for reproductive rights in the United States
Sanford M. Cohen, JD, Janet L. Crepps, JD
Board 5Personhood at fertilization: At what cost to women?
Sarah Gareau, MEd, CHES, Kathryn Luchok, PhD
Board 6Expanding and ensuring the provision of reproductive health services in Costa Rica through the inclusion of a reproductive health chapter in the General Health Law
Silvia Amesty, MD, MPH, MSEd, Maria Elena Lopez, MD
Board 7Breastfeeding and human rights protection: A community partnership
Traci Lundy, MS, RD/LD, Rosanne J. Smith, RD/LD, IBCLC, Rebecca Mannel, BS, IBCLC, Linda M. Miller, MEd, RN
Board 8Female method versus male method: Women's role in decision-making process in Bangladesh
Mohammad Amirul Islam, MSc, Sabu S. Padmadas, PhD, Peter W.F. Smith, PhD
Board 9Women of faith and HIV/AIDS: Risk perceptions and prevention challenges in Jamaica
Nancy Muturi, PhD, Cecile Ruddock-Small, MBA, Ron G. Page, MPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Endorsed by:Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community; HIV/AIDS; Latino Caucus; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 134th Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 4-8, 2006) of APHA