The Evidence Project at PAA 2018


April 26 – 28, 2018

Sheraton Denver Downtown

Denver, Colorado, USA


Thursday, April 26

POSTER SESSION  | Plaza Exhibit |  8:00 – 9:30am

“Current status and opportunities for increased involvement of the private sector in the delivery of family planning services in Egypt”

Doaa Oraby, Population Council, Egypt

Session P1—Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior, and Reproductive Health 1

POSTER SESSION  | Plaza Exhibit |  8:00 – 9:30am

“Task-shifting injectable contraceptive services to patent and proprietary medicine vendors in Nigeria: Is previous health system experience necessary?” (abstract)

Sara Chace Dwyer, Population Council

Session P1—Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior, and Reproductive Health 1

ORAL SESSION  | Plaza Ballroom E |  8:30 – 10:00am

Aparna Jain, Population Council

Discussant: Session 9—Fertility Transition in Developing Countries

POSTER SESSION  | Plaza Exhibit |  12:30 – 2:00pm

“Family planning: A key factor of building resilience through an integrated population, health, environment (PHE) project in western Tanzania” (abstract)

Kristen Patterson, Population Reference Bureau

Session P3—Population, Development and Environment; Data and Methods

ORAL SESSION  | Governor’s Square 12 |  6:30 – 8:00pm

Aparna Jain, Population Council

Panelist: FP Quality Measurement—State of the Field and New Opportunities

(Organized by Metrics for Management)


Friday, April 27

POSTER PRESENTATION   |  Plaza Exhibit  |  8:00 – 9:30am

“Condom use at last sex among single boys and young men in Ethiopia: The effect of descriptive and normative norms” (abstract)

Aparna Jain, Population Council

Session P6—Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior, and Reproductive Health 2

ORAL SESSION  |Director’s Row H |  2:45–4:15 pm

Karen Hardee, Population Council

Organizer and chair: Session 183—Fertility, Family Planning Policies and Programs in Africa


Saturday, April 28

ORAL SESSION  | Plaza Ballroom E | 11:15am–12:45pm

“Timing and correlates of reproductive transitions to adulthood among youth in rural Ethiopia” (abstract)

Elizabeth Tobey, Population Council

Session 217—Adolescent Transitions into Parenthood

ORAL SESSION  | Director’s Row H | 1:00 – 2:30pm

Karen Hardee, Population Council

Organizer and chair: Session 237—Consequences of Reproductive Health Policies