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Session: Strategies for Improving US Policy on Domestic and International Reproductive Health
4054.0: Tuesday, November 07, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Strategies for Improving US Policy on Domestic and International Reproductive Health
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant in this session will be able to: 1. Discuss issues surrounding domestic access to family planning and reproductive health services including abortion, emergency contraception and Medicaid recipients access to reproductive health services. 2. Discuss how US foreign policy effects access to reproductive health and family planning services from US global health assistance. 3. Discuss the use of oral histories in the Population and Reproductive Health Project.
Moderator(s):Susan Cohen
8:30 AMOral Histories from Leaders in Population and Reproductive Health:  [ Recorded presentation ]
Deborah R. McFarlane, DrPH, MPA
8:42 AMContemplating the Future of International Family Planning Assistance
Barbara H. Seligman, MA, Susan Cohen, Duff Gillespie
8:54 AMProtecting Medicaid coverage of reproductive health services  [ Recorded presentation ]
Lourdes A. Rivera, JD
9:06 AMStrategies for increasing access to emergency contraception in the United States  [ Recorded presentation ]
Lois J. Uttley, MPP, Reena E. Singh, MPA
9:18 AMAddressing Threats to Abortion Access in the U.S
Sondra Goldschein, JD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; HIV/AIDS; Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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