Increasing LARC use in an effort to reduce unintended pregnancies: A look at the Iowa initiative to reduce unintended pregnancies
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Social and behavioral sciences
Explain the strategies used by the Iowa Initiative to Reduce Unintended Pregnancies. Describe the changes in LARC use, unintended pregnancy, and pregnancies terminated by abortion during the Iowa Initiative to Reduce Unintended Pregnancies. Discuss the results of a specific marketing campaign to increase adoption of LARC.
Keyword(s): Contraception, Initiative
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have worked in research and evaluation for over 10 years and have been the evaluation coordinator for two statewide initiatives to reduce unintended pregnancies, which consists of a strong team of researchers including Susan Philliber, PhD and Claire Brindis, DrPH, MPH.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.