5194.0 Teen Pregnancy: Fostering Health & Prevention

Wednesday, October 31, 2012: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Michele Kelley, ScD , Dennis Li, MPH , Olatokunbo Famakinwa, MD, MPH candidate and Samantha Kwiatkowski

Examining social determinants of teen pregnancy
Dana L. Watnick, MPH, MSSW, Cheng-Shiun Leu, PhD, Ellen Johnson Silver, PhD and Laurie J. Bauman, PhD
Pre-Teen Reading Ability: A Potential Predictor of Teen Pregnancy
Ian M. Bennett, MD, PhD, Rosemary Frasso, PhD, MSc, CPH, Kennen Gross, MPH and Scarlett Bellamy, ScD
Bolstering the health of young adolescent girls (11-14 years) for sustainable gains in maternal & infant health in rural Uttar Pradesh, A Cluster Randomized Trial
Nandita Kapadia-Kundu, PhD, Gadde Narayana, Phd, Geetali Trivedi, MA, Meenakshi Dikshit, MA, Ajay Misra, Phd and Basil Safi, Asia Division Chief

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

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)