4050.0 Promotion of Women's Reproductive Health

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 8:30 AM
The purpose of this session is to discuss ways to promote women's reproductive health.
Session Objectives: Describe contraceptive use patterns and barriers Assess barriers to HIV treatment Identify programs that improve reproductive health care
Wendy Hellerstedt, MPH, PhD
Wendy Hellerstedt, MPH, PhD

8:35 AM
LARCs? : Women's lack of awareness and hesitation to use
Erica Lea Spies, BA, Mary L. Aquilino, MSN, PhD, FNP, Natoshia M. Askelson, MPH, PhD and Mary E. Losch, PhD
8:55 AM
An unintended pregnancy wouldn't be the worst thing: Using the EPPM to predict women's intentions to use contraceptives
Shelly Campo, PhD, Natoshia M. Askelson, MPH, PhD, Erica L. Spies, MS and Mary E. Losch, PhD
9:15 AM
What do women think about gestational weight gain?
Wendy Hellerstedt, MPH, PhD, Patricia Fontaine, md, Nancy Sherwood, phd and Melissa Avery, PhD
9:35 AM
Factors Associated with Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence (ART-Ad) among HIV+ Women in the Miami-Dade County Health Department AIDS Drug Assistance Program (MDC-ADAP)
Seth Welles, ScD, PhD, Paola Lichtenberger Lichtenberger, MD, Jeleine Fertil Fertil, MPH, Raul Medina Medina, BS, Gwendolyn Cousino, BS, Javier Romero, md, Evelyn Ullah, MSW and Anthony Japour, MD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers SPIG, Socialist Caucus, Social Work, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)