Session 31:
Contraceptive Use in Asia

Thursday, April 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Nicolet A
Level 5

Chair: Vinod Mishra, Macro International Inc.
Discussant: Anrudh Jain, Population Council

  1. Understanding Myths, Misconceptions and Barriers Associated with Modern Contraceptive Use in CambodiaGhazaleh Samandari, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Katherine O'Connell, Population Services International (PSI); Panhavy Hav, Population Services International (PSI); Long Dianna, Population Services International (PSI); Vandy Ly, Population Services International (PSI); Heng Kheng, Population Services International (PSI); Dan Borapich, Population Services International (PSI)

  2. Understanding the Pattern of Contraceptive Switching and Discontinuation in IndiaKiran Agrahari, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. The Effect of Contraceptive Knowledge on Fertility: The Roles of Mass Media and Social NetworksKai-Wen Cheng, Cornell University

  4. Husband-Wife Communication and Family Planning Decision-Making in NepalDevendra P. Shrestha, Tribhuvan University

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