Session 108:
Abortion in the Context of Legalization

Friday, May 4
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Union Square 21
Fourth Floor

Chair: Daniel Grossman, Ibis Reproductive Health
Discussant: Gilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute

  1. Determinants of Abortion in a High Contraceptive-Use Setting in a Northern Province in VietnamAshish Bajracharya, Population Council; Peter Miller, Population Council; Tung Q. Mai, Population Council; Liem T. Nguyen, Institute of Population, Health and Development, Vietnam

  2. Prenatal Sex Selection against Females: Recent Trends in the UK Indian DiasporaSylvie Dubuc, University of Oxford

  3. Effects of Abortion Legalization in Nepal, 2001-2010Jillian T. Henderson, University of California, San Francisco; Sudha Sharma, Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal; Ashma Rana, Tribhuvan University; Mahesh Puri, Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities (CREHPA); Cynthia C. Harper, University of California, San Francisco; Maya Blum, University of California, San Francisco; Prabhat Lamichhane, Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities (CREHPA); Dolmaya Thogra, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health; Philip Darney, University of California, San Francisco

  4. The Pattern of Induced Abortion in Mexico: Disparities between Less and More Developed RegionsFatima Juarez, El Colegio de México; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute; Isaac Maddow-Zimet, Guttmacher Institute

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