Session 112:
Family Planning, Reproductive Health and Fertility among Hispanics in the U.S. and Latin America

Friday, April 16
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Reunion C
Lobby Level

Chair: Teresa Castro Martin, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)
Discussant: Nancy S. Landale, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Fatima Juarez, El Colegio de México

  1. Contraceptive Practices in Honduras and Nicaragua: Age, Period and Cohort Differences over the Past 15 YearsAndreea A. Creanga, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Paul Stupp, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Daniel Williams, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Carrie Shapiro-Mendoza, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  2. The Effects of International Migration on the Risk of Low Birth Weight in MexicoThankam S. Sunil, University of Texas at San Antonio; Miguel Flores, University of Texas at San Antonio

  3. Unmet Demand for Sterilization among LatinasJoseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Kristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Kari White, University of Texas at Austin; Sarah McKinnon, University of Texas at Austin; Daniel Grossman, Ibis Reproductive Health; Michele G. Shedlin, New York University; Jon Amastae, University of Texas at El Paso

  4. How High is Hispanic/Mexican Fertility in the U.S.? Immigration and Tempo ConsiderationsEmilio A. Parrado, University of Pennsylvania; Jorge Armando Valencia-Rodriguez, University of Pennsylvania

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