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Session: Policy Advocacy for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
4156.0: Tuesday, November 07, 2006: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Policy Advocacy for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant in this session will be able to: 1. Discuss the role of partnerships in providing reproductive health services in various settings. 2. Discuss the importance of male involvement in policies for reproductive health. 3. Identify the combined role of international treaties, law, human rights, and public health in protecting and promoting reproductive health.
Moderator(s):Susan J. Griffey, DrPH, BSN, FNP
12:30 PMDesigning effective reproductive health policies in the context of human rights
Silvia Amesty, MD, MPH, MSEd, Maria Elena Lopez, MD, Alcira Castillo, MSc, Edda Quiros, Ana Rojas, Aurora Sanchez
12:42 PMPromoting sexual and reproductive rights advocacy in emerging immigrant communities: A model for increasing access at the state level  [ Recorded presentation ]
Robyn Schryer Fehrman, MPA, Kirsten Sherk, MPH, Cynthia Greenlee-Donnell, MA
12:54 PMMoving male involvement policy forward in Cambodia: A civil society advocacy initiative
Anne M. Jorgensen, MA, Margaret E. Greene, PhD, Karen Hardee, PhD, Naomi Louise Walston, MA, Mean Reatanak Sambath
1:06 PMRepositioning family planning as a human right in post-genocide Rwanda  [ Recorded presentation ]
Laura Hoemeke, MPH
1:18 PMEngaging local government to support EC access and services  [ Recorded presentation ]
Belle Taylor-McGhee, Sharon Cohen Landau, MPH, Ingrid Dries-Daffner, MPH
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; APHA-International Human Rights Committee; HIV/AIDS; Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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