5116.0 Reproductive Health & Family Planning 2

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session looks at Reproductive Health & Family Planning focusing on how to improve access to services for underserved populations.
Session Objectives: * Identify the most vulnerable groups to inequities on health. * Describe the factors that influence the utilization of maternal health, family planning and other reproductive health services. * Outline two key strategies used to help Ukrainians shift from abortion to contraception.
Hendrika Maltby, PhD, RN

Tackling Inequalities Accessing Comprehensive Abortion CARE
Merce M. Gasco, MD and Elvira Mendez, MD
Safe motherhood in northern Nigeria: Results of a program to improve access to and quality of maternal and newborn care services
Barbara J. Rawlins, MPH, Gbenga Ishola, PhD, Uche Isiugo-Abanihe, PhD and Emmanuel Otolorin, FRCOG

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, HIV/AIDS, Maternal and Child Health, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus

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

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