CCPR Seminar 1/30/19, Prof. Upadhyay, “Measuring Reproductive Autonomy: Are the questions different for Adolescents and Young Adults?”


The California Center for Population Research* Presents:

“Measuring Reproductive Autonomy:

 Are the questions different for Adolescents and Young Adults?”

Prof. Ushma Upadhyay

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Science

University of California, San Francisco


Wednesday, January 30, 2019

12:00PM – 1:30 PM

4240 Public Affairs Bldg.


Abstract: Ushma Upadhyay, PhD, MPH will discuss her previous work developing the Reproductive Autonomy Scale, which has been mainly used among adults. Her current work focuses on understanding reproductive empowerment among young people, and the development of a new psychometric measure of Sexual Health and Reproductive Empowerment for Young Adults (The SHREYA Scale).


*Co-sponsored with The Bixby Center on Population and Reproductive Health


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