PMA at the Population Association of America Conference - April 12-15, 2023

April 13
Flash Presentation:

8 - 9:15am Empire D

Linking Migration, Climate Change, and Health in Ethiopia: Considering Exposure to Heat Waves Over the Life Course and the Impacts on Pregnancy Health

Oral Presentations:

11am - 12:15pm Strand 2

Perceived Pregnancy Acceptability and Implications in Sub-Saharan Africa: Findings From Population-Based Data in Eight Geographies

2 - 3:15pm Bolden 1

Unmet need and intention to use contraception in 10 PMA geographies

Poster Session:

5 - 6:30pm Elite Hall A

Population Health in Armed Conflict: How to Conceptualize and Measure a Prominent Threat to Global Health

April 14
Oral Presentations:

8 - 9:15am Strand 12 B

How Does Migration Influence Engagement With and Uptake of Family Planning for Urban Adolescent and Young Adult Women? Evidence From Four African Countries

8 - 9:15am Bolden 4

Covert-Use Dynamics in Kenya and Burkina Faso

8 - 9:15am Bolden 2

Comparing Retrospective and Prospective Reports of Unintended Pregnancy in Burkina Faso and Kenya: New Insights From Performance Monitoring for Action Data

11am - 12:15pm Bolden 4

Are Contraceptive Method Preferences Stable? Measuring Change in the Preferred Method Among Women in Kenya

1:30 - 2:45pm Strand 4

Fertility intentions and migration: cross-sectional and longitudinal approaches to selection

Poster Sessions:

10:30am - 12:00pm Elite Hall A

Social Capital and Covid Precautionary Measures during the Early Days of Covid-19: Evidence from Two African Countries

Measuring Nonevents: Comparing Direct and Indirect Approaches to Infertility Estimation Using Cross-Sectional, Population-Based Data from Three Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa

3 - 4:30pm Elite Hall A

Social network involvement in abortion trajectories in Nigeria

Flash Presentations:

1:30 - 2:45pm Empire C

Barriers to Successful Implant Removal in Burkina Faso and Kenya: Understanding Trends and Reasons for Unsuccessful Removal 2016-2020

Facility Readiness to Remove Subdermal Contraceptive Implants in Six Sub-Saharan African Countries 

April 15
Oral Presentation:

10:30 - 11:45am Strand 1

Which side-effects are women told about? Exploring comprehensiveness of counseling in Ethiopia using PMA Ethiopia data

Past Events

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Wébinaire: La pandémie de CIVID-19 a-t-elle eu un impact sur l’utilisation des contraceptifs? Une analyse longitudinale à l’aide des données de PMA 

Oct 5, 2022
9:00 - 10:30am EST

Performance Monitoring for Action et IPUMS examinent si la pandémie COVID-19 a affecté l'utilisation des contraceptifs en utilisant les données longitudinales de PMA. Ce webinaire gratuit présente les données longitudinales de PMA et la conception de l'étude, suivi d'un atelier d'analyse des données à l'aide de Stata et de R.

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Webinar: Did the COVID-19 pandemic impact contraceptive use?  An introduction to longitudinal analysis using PMA data

May 18, 2022

Performance Monitoring for Action and IPUMS examine whether the COVID-19 pandemic affected contraceptive use using PMA’s longitudinal data. This free webinar introduces the longitudinal PMA data and study design, followed by a workshop in data analysis using Stata and R.


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R Breakout Session Output

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Stata Breakout Session Output

How to make the contraceptive calendar work for you: an introduction to using PMA data 

May 4, 2021
10:00 - 11:30am EST

How can the contraceptive calendar and longitudinal data be used differently from cross-sectional data?  Join IPUMS and Performance Monitoring for Action as we provide a framework for using contraceptive calendar data.  You will learn the basics of analyzing the contraceptive calendar, such as converting data format from wide to long, transforming string variables, and basic analysis of factors associated with contraceptive discontinuation, with breakout sessions for both R or Stata.

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PMA at ICFP Not Without FP Virtual Forum
Impact of COVID-19 on Survey Data Collection Panel
February 3, 2021
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The Gendered Impacts of COVID-19: Spotlighting Nairobi Youth Voices and Experiences - Webinar
February 10, 2021

Family Planning Under the COVID-19 Pandemic: How is it Going and What are We Finding?

IUSSP Webinar Series
March 23, 2021

Making Self-Injection Count: A workshop on family planning data availability and use

March 25, 2021
Session 8. What to do when self-injection data is not yet in the HMIS: The role of broader surveys in family planning