Session 111:
Abortion II

Friday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall South
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Beth Fredrick, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Discussant: Florina I. Serbanescu, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  1. Incidence and Recent Trends in Legal Abortion WorldwideGilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute; Stanley K. Henshaw, Guttmacher Institute; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute; Alyssa Tartaglione, Guttmacher Institute

  2. Abortion Incidence in RwandaPaulin Basinga, Tulane University; Ann M. Moore, Guttmacher Institute; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute; Suzette Audam, Guttmacher Institute; Liz Carlin, Guttmacher Institute; Francine Birungi, National University of Rwanda; Fidele Ngabo, Ministry of Health, Rwanda

  3. Experiencing a Teenage Abortion in France: Results from the 2007 National Survey of Abortion PatientsCaroline Moreau, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM); Nathalie Bajos, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

  4. Public Opinion about Abortion-Related Stigma among Mexican Catholics and Implications for Unsafe AbortionSandra Garcia, Population Council; Katherine Wilson, Population Council; Stephanie McMurtrie, Population Council; Claudia Diaz-Olavarrieta, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica

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