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Dr. Susheela Singh

Vice President for International Research
Guttmacher Institute
New York, USA



Dr. Susheela Singh co-wrote several articles on abortion in developing countries, including the Philippines, with former faculty-researchers of the UP Population Institute, namely Dr. Josefina V. Cabigon and Dr. Aurora E. Perez. These are Estimating the level of abortion in the Philippines and Bangladesh, The sealed envelope method of estimating induced abortion: How much of an improvement?, The incidence of induced abortion in the Philippines: Current level and recent trends, and the Guttmacher paper entitled Unintended pregnancy and induced abortion in the Philippines: Causes and consequences.