Long-Acting Contraception in the United States: A Comparative Perspective

McNeil 103
March 27, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Assistant Professor
University of Delaware, Sociology & Criminal Justice
Speaker Biographies: 

​Dr. Eeckhaut is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of Delaware. She received her PhD in Sociology from Ghent University (Belgium), and completed a NICHD F32 postdoctoral fellowship at the California Center for Population Research at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her research examines the social and health consequences of social stratification for the family, and has been published in Journal of Marriage and Family, Population Studies, Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, European Sociological Review, Fertility & Sterility, International Migration Review, and Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Her current work focuses on inequalities in the use of long-acting contraceptive methods (sterilization, intrauterine devices, and implants) in the United States.