March 7-8, 2007
Demographic and Behavioral Sciences (DBS) Branch, Center for Population Research (CPR), NICHD; National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy.
Natcher Conference Center (Building 45), NIH Main Campus
Although U.S. teen pregnancy rates have declined, they are still higher than in other developed countries. This conference will address possible areas for future research that could contribute to further reducing rates of teen pregnancy in the United States. Conference presentations will focus on four topical areas where new knowledge has the potential to improve efforts to prevent teen pregnancy:
The conference will develop a list of possible areas for future research to support the development and implementation of new interventions and strategies to reduce teen pregnancy.
Drs. Christine Bachrach and Susan Newcomer, DBS Branch, CPR, NICHDTel: (301) 435-6983E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org