Online Program

Women's health policy & advocacy across issues

Monday, November 2, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Various posters presentations will demonstrate the importance of researching the condition of women across the globe. Highlighting global health policies as a human rights issue impacting women lives and how policies across sectors play an important role in improving women's health.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss how local, regional, national and international policies can impact women's poor health outcomes. 2. Discuss women's health rights as a human rights issue.

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Selective abortion and radioactive contamination in Japan   
Toru Furui, PhD, PT., Masayo Furui, Ms and Sestuko Kida, Ms
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Medico-Juris Insight of Abortion in India:The Choice between Conscience & Consciousness   
Zebi Fatima, MBBS,Post Graduate in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Danish Hasnain, BA.LLB., LL.M.
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Pregnant Workers Fairness Act: At the Intersection of Maternal Health, Discrimination, and Labor Law   
Liz Friedman, MFA, Leslie A. Mandel, PhD, MA, MSM and Lynne Man, PhD, MS, MPH

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

Organized by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Endorsed by: Ethics, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health