Session 144:
Abortion Decision-Making and Experience

Friday, May 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Brule B
Level 5

Chair: Andrzej Kulczycki, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Discussant: Jillian T. Henderson, University of California, San Francisco

  1. Knowledge and Care-Seeking Behavior of Safe Abortion in Four Selected Districts of Bihar and Jharkhand, IndiaSushanta Banerjee, Ipas; Kathryn Andersen Clark, Ipas; Subrato K. Mondal, Population Foundation of India, India

  2. Exploring the Perceptions and Experiences of Stigma among Abortion Patients in the United StatesKristen M. Shellenberg, Guttmacher Institute; Lori Frohwirth, Guttmacher Institute

  3. The Burden of Choice: Mother’s Education and Prenatal Sex SelectionShwetlena Sabarwal, University of Minnesota

  4. Induced Abortion in Ghana: A Qualitative StudyHilary Schwandt, Johns Hopkins University; Richard M.K. Adanu, University of Ghana; Kwabena Danso, University of Ghana

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