Session 35:
Adolescent Sexuality and Health Risks

Thursday, May 9
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Gwinnet
2nd Floor

Chair: Vasantha Kandiah, United Nations
Discussant: Nan M. Astone, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Measuring Ages at Reproductive Health TransitionsLawrence B. Finer, Alan Guttmacher Institute; Jacqueline E. Darroch, Alan Guttmacher Institute

  2. Trends in Age at First Sex: An Application of Survival Analysis Techniques to Survey Data from AfricaBasia Zaba, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Elizabeth Pisani, Family Health International

  3. Premarital Sex in Vietnam: Is the Current Concern with Adolescent Reproductive Health Warranted?Barbara Mensch, Population Council; Wesley Clark, Population Council; Nguyen Anh Dang, National Center for Social Sciences and Humanities of Vietnam (NCSSH)

  4. Reproductive Health Risk and Protective Behaviors among Adolescents in Kwazulu NatalNtsiki Manzini, University of Natal, Durban

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