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Session: Gender, Reproductive Health and Violence
3341.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Gender, Reproductive Health and Violence
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant in this session will be able to: 1. Discuss gender-based violence and how it affects HIV prevention, pregnancy and other reproductive health outcomes. 2. Describe how sexual aggression among females affects educational outcomes. 3. Discuss the issue of female feticide and its demographic and policy implications in India.
Moderator(s):Susan E. Middlestadt, PhD
2:30 PMImpact of female feticide on gender disparities in child health and survival in India  [ Recorded presentation ]
Mary E. Shepherd, MS (PhD)
2:42 PMInfluence of sexual aggression on educational outcomes for young women in South Africa
Susan M. Lee-Rife, MHS, MA
2:54 PMSexual violence and reproductive health outcomes among South African female youth: A contextual analysis
Ilene S. Speizer, PhD, MHS, Audrey Pettifor, PhD, MPH, Stirling Cummings, MPH, Catherine MacPhail, PhD, MSc
3:06 PMIntegrating screening for intimate partner violence into voluntary counseling and testing for HIV in South Africa: Women's experiences  [ Recorded presentation ]
Nicola Christofides, MPH, Rachel K. Jewkes, MBBS, MSc, MD, Claire Mooideen, RN
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; HIV/AIDS; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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