Session 21:
On the Border: Understanding Family Planning

Thursday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall South
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Regina Bures, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Discussant: Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Are Women Who Obtain Oral Contraceptives over the Counter in Mexico More Likely to Be Contraindicated for OC Use? Results from a Cohort Study in El Paso, TexasDaniel Grossman, Ibis Reproductive Health; Kari White, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Reproductive Health Preventive Screening among Clinic and Over-the-Counter Oral Contraceptive Users in El Paso, TexasKristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Daniel Grossman, Ibis Reproductive Health; Jon Amastae, University of Texas at El Paso

  3. Frustrated Demand for Sterilization among Low-Income Latinas in El Paso, TexasJoseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Kari White, University of Texas at Austin; Kristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Sarah McKinnon, University of Texas at Austin; Michele G. Shedlin, New York University

  4. Knowledge and Beliefs about Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology among Mexican-Origin Women in the U.S.: Implications for Effective Oral Contraceptive UseMichele G. Shedlin, New York University; Jon Amastae, University of Texas at El Paso

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