Monday, September 28 / 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   •   Fès 1B

Session 22:
Abortion in India

Chair: Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Anju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  1. The effect of ultrasound testing during pregnancy on pregnancy termination and the sex ratio at birth in IndiaFred Arnold, Macro International Inc. ; Sulabha Parasuraman, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  2. Pathways to abortion among married and unmarried young women in IndiaShireen J. Jejeebhoy, Population Council ; Shveta Kalyanwala, Population Council ; AJ Francis Zavier, Population Council ; Rajesh Kumar, Population Council

  3. Exploring pathways of unsafe abortion: a prospective study amongst abortion clients in selected hospitals of Madhya Pradesh, IndiaSushanta Banerjee, Ipas ; Kathryn Andersen Clark, Ipas

  4. Assessing the transformative potential of medical abortion pills for women in IndiaPriya Nanda, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) ; Alka Barua, Foundation for Research in Health Systems (FRHS) ; Suchitra Dalvie, Independent Consultant ; Shuchita Mundle, College for Women, Nagpur ; Ashutosh Paturkar, College for Women, Nagpur

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