Events Sponsored by Guttmacher Institute at IPC 2017 

Session 122: Research Leader Session: Is your research reproducible? Common challenges and promising steps 
Tuesday, October 31, 3:30 P.M.–5:00 P.M.  
Roof Terrace Room
Chair: Elizabeth Sully, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute

Transparency through code
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
 


Session 19: Research Leader Session: Abortion incidence—indirect and direct estimates 
Monday, October 30, 10:30 A.M.–12:00 P.M.
Meeting Room 1.63-1.64
Organizer: Susheela Singh, Vice President for International Research, Guttmacher Institute 
Chair: Fatima Juarez, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute 
Discussant: Clementine Rossier, University of Geneva, Institute of Demography and Socioeconomics 

The incidence of induced abortion in Zimbabwe
Mugove Madziyire, UZ-UCSF Collaborative Research Programme
Elizabeth Sully, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Tsungai Chipato, UZ-UCSF Collaborative Research Programme
Ann Moore, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Taylor Riley, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Margaret Nyandoro, Ministry of Health and Child Care
Bernard Madzima, Ministry of Health and Child Care

Incidence of induced abortion in Malawi, 2015 
Chelsea Polis, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Chisale Mhango, Centre for Reproductive Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
Jesse Philbin, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Wanangwa Chimwaza, Centre for Reproductive Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
Effie Chipeta, Centre for Reproductive Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
Ausbert Msusa, Centre for Reproductive Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi

Guttmacher Participation at IPC 2017
 

Monday, October 30

Session 13: Unmet reproductive health needs of adolescents and young women: contraception and abortion 
Monday, October 30, 8:30 A.M.–10:00 A.M.
Roof Terrace Room 

Projections and scenarios of the contraceptive needs of adolescents to 2030
Ann Biddlecom, Director of International Research, Guttmacher Institute
Jacqueline Darroch, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute
Taylor Riley, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute 

Pathways to increased coverage: an analysis of time trends in family planning need and use among adolescents and young women in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda
Mardieh Dennis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Emma Radovich, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Kerry Wong, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute 
Agnes Binagwaho, University of Global Health Equity
Michael Mbizvo, Population Council
Francesca Cavallaro, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Peter Waiswa, Makerere University
Caroline Lynch, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Lenka Benova, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Exploring disadvantages in abortion care and morbidity among adolescents: a study of abortion and post-abortion care in Uganda
Elizabeth Sully, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute 
Lynn Atuyambe, Makerere University
Justine Bukenya, Makerere University
Nakeisha Blades, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Akinrinola Bankole, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute
 


Session 14: Sponsored Research Leader Session (FP2020): Measurement and Family Planning 2020: the role of data in moving from a global goal to country action
Monday, October 30, 10:30 A.M.–12:00 P.M.
Auditorium 2 
Panelists: Ann Biddlecom, Director of International Research, Guttmacher Institute 
Jacob Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) 
Emily Sonneveldt
Michelle Weinberger 
 


Session 37: Poster Session: Sexuality and reproductive health I
Monday, October 30, 12:00 P.M.–1:30 P.M.
Exhibition Hall 2, Section C  

Perceptions about sexuality education in Ghana
Kobina Esia-Donkoh, University of Cape Coast
Akwasi Kumi-Kyereme, University of Cape Coast
Kofi Awusabo-Asare, University of Cape Coast
Melissa Stillman, Senior Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute 
 


Session 58: Fertility intentions and preferences
Monday, October 30, 3:30 P.M.–5:00 P.M.
Meeting Room 2.43-2.44
Organizer and Chair: Akinrinola Bankole, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: John Casterline, Ohio State University
 


Tuesday, October 31

Session 73: Abortion in India: new findings on service provision
Tuesday, October 31, 8:30 A.M.–10:00 A.M.
Meeting Room 2.63-2.64 
Organizer: Susheela Singh, Vice President for International Research, Guttmacher Institute 

Medical methods of abortion provision by providers in facilities in India: a six-state comparison and all India 
Ann Moore, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Melissa Stillman, Senior Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Rajib Acharya, Population Council
Shveta Kalyanwala, independent consultant
Chander Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences
Susheela Singh, Vice President for International Research, Guttmacher Institute 
Manas Ranjan Pradhan, International Institute for Population Sciences
Manoj Alagarajan, International Institute for Population Sciences 

Availability, practices and acceptance of contraceptive services for abortion patients: a study on six states of India 
Harihar Sahoo, International Institute of Population Sciences
Jennifer Frost, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute 
Chander Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences
Melissa Stillman, Senior Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Rajib Acharya, Population Council
Rubina Hussain, Senior Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute 

Providing quality abortion care: a comparison of six states in India 
Chander Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences
Aparna Sundaram, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Manoj Alagarajan, International Institute for Population Studies
Dr. Manas Pradhan, International Institute for Population Studies
Harihar Sahoo, International Institute for Population Sciences
Faujdar Ram, International Institute for Population Studies

 


Session 79: Abortion—safe and unsafe: access and consequences
Tuesday, October 31, 10:30 A.M.–12:00 P.M.
Meeting Room 1.43-1.44
Organizer and Chair: Susheela Singh, Vice President for International Research, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Ndola Prata, University of California Berkeley 

Postabortion care patients in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Patrick Kayembe, School of Public Health
Crispin Mabika, University of Kinshasa
Sophia Chae, Population Council
Jesse Philbin, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Akinrinola Bankole, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute

How do contextual policy changes affect trends in abortion-related hospitalizations? An analysis of Zambian hospital data
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Jenny Cresswell, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Mardieh Dennis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Schadrac Agbla, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Maurice Musheke, Population Council
Bellington Vwalika, University of Zambia
Oona Campbell, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Veronique G.A. Filippi, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine  
 


Session 98: Poster session: Sexuality and reproductive health II
Tuesday, October 31, 12:00 P.M.–1:30 P.M. 
Exhibition Hall 2, Section C 

Playing it safe: legal and clandestine abortions among adolescents in Ethiopia 
Elizabeth Sully, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Yohannes Dibaba, Ipas
Tamara Fetters, Ipas
Nakeisha Blades, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Akinrinola Bankole, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute
 


Wednesday, November 1

Session 157: Poster Session: Children and youth III
Wednesday, November 1, 12:00 P.M.–1:30 P.M.
Exhibition Hall 2, Section C

The contribution of changes in sexual activity and contraceptive use to the decline in conception rates among under-20s: a comparison of Britain and the United States
Rachel Scott, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Laura Lindberg, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
 


Thursday, November 2

Session 193: Fertility preferences and associated factors
Thursday, November 2, 8:30 A.M.–10:00 A.M.
Meeting Room 2.41-2.42 
Organizer and Chair: Akinrinola Bankole, Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute 
Discussant: Alex Chika Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
 


Session 194: Sexual violence and reproductive coercion
Thursday, November 2, 8:30 A.M.–10:00 A.M.
Meeting Room 2.43-2.44
Organizer and Chair: Ann Moore, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Rob Stephenson, University of Michigan 
 


Session 213: Poster Session: Sexuality and reproductive health IV
Thursday, November 2, 12:00 P.M.–1:30 P.M.
Exhibition Hall 2, Section A 

A descriptive analysis of the clinical management and contraceptive counselling components of routine post abortion care in Zambian hospitals 
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute 
Jenny Cresswell, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Bellington Vwalika, University of Zambia
Veronique G.A. Filippi, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine  
 


Session 231: Social environment, sexuality and reproductive health 
Thursday, November 2, 1:30 P.M.–3:00 P.M.
Roof Terrace Room 

Who meets the contraceptive needs of young women? A cross-sectional study of first providers of family planning in 33 sub-Saharan African countries
Emma Radovich, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Mardieh Dennis, London School of Tropical Hygiene and Medicine
Caroline Lynch, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Kerry Wong, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
John Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Mark Lyons-Amos, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Lenka Benova, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 
 


Session 233: All you want to know about publishing in a peer-reviewed journal 
Thursday, November 2, 3:30 P.M.–5:00 P.M. 
Ball Room East

Chair: Jared Rosenberg, Senior Editor, Guttmacher Institute 
 

Friday, November 3 

Session 245: Adolescent sexual and reproductive health: influence of the school and the health system
Friday, November 3, 8:30 A.M.–10:00 A.M.
Auditorium 2 

Classroom realities of sexuality education in developing countries: measuring quality and comprehensiveness at the school level in four countries
Sarah Keogh, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Melissa Stillman, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Angelica Motta, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Kofi Awusabo-Asare, University of Cape Coast
Ana Silvia Monzon, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO)
Estelle Sidze, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
 


Session 263: Gender and sexual and reproductive health behaviours and needs
Friday, November 3, 10:30 A.M.–12:00 P.M.
Meeting Room 1.63-1.64

Developing new signal functions to assess the capacity of health facilities to clinically manage sexual violence survivors in Central Province, Zambia 
Mardieh Dennis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Onikepe Owolabi, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Manuela Colombini, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Nachela Chelwa, Population Council
Oona Campbell, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 
 


Session 286: Potentially adverse fertility outcomes 
Friday, November 3, 1:30 P.M.–3:00 P.M. 
Meeting Room 1.61-1.62

Unintended pregnancy, unplanned birth and abortion rates: explaining differences across the world and change between 1990–2014
Jonathan Bearak, Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Gilda Sedgh, Principal Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute
Anna Popinchalk, Research Associate, Guttmacher Institute
Leontine Alkema, University of Massachusetts at Amherst