Wednesday, July 20 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Auditorium Descartes

Session 60:
Sexual behaviour and HIV

Chair: John G. Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  1. Validity of self-reports of HIV and sexually transmitted infections in rural MalawiSimona Bignami, Université de Montréal ; Li-Wei Chao, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Poverty, gender and psychosocial dimensions of safe-sex behaviour of Zambian womenGeorge Groenewold, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) ; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen ; Jeroen van Ginneken, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) ; Bart de Bruijn, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  3. The role of HIV/AIDS awareness on the process of partnership formation in Africa: results from the 2004 Courtship and Condoms study in rural south-western UgandaDorothy Akurut, Medical Research Council, Uganda ; Brent Wolff, Medical Research Council, Uganda ; Samuel Biraro, Medical Research Council, Uganda ; Heiner Grosskurth, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  4. Risk perception and sexual behaviour among young people: triangulation of qualitative, quantitative and biological markers dataCecilia Gayet, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) ; Miguel Sanchez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica ; Carlos Conde, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica

  5. Extramarital sex among men in ZambiaSitawa R. Kimuna, East Carolina University ; Yanyi K. Djamba, Southeastern Louisiana University

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