Session 120:
Youth Behaviors and Risk for Pregnancy and HIV/AIDS

Friday, April 2
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Beacon A
3rd Floor

Chair: Rebecca A. Maynard, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Matthew Stagner, Urban Institute

  1. The Family as Protective Factor against Sexual Risk-Taking Behavior of Filipino AdolescentsMaria Paz N. Marquez, University of the Philippines

  2. Adolescent Perspectives on the Social Consequences of Premarital Sex and Pregnancy in Urban KenyaFrancis O. Onyango, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Sexual Behaviour, Intravenous Drug Use, and Perceived Susceptibility to HIV/AIDS: A Study among Drug Users in Manipur, IndiaGurumurthy Rangaiyan, Population Council; Latashori Kethlapam, Independent Consultant

  4. Trends in Contraceptive Use among U.S. High School Students 1991 to 2001John S. Santelli, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Brian Morrow, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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