Peer-reviewed journal articles
World Health Organization Guidance on Ethical Considerations in Planning and Reviewing Research Studies on Sexual and Reproductive Health in Adolescents
Singh, Jerome Amir et al. Journal of Adolescent Health , Volume 64 , Issue 4 , 427 – 429
38.8 million additional modern contraceptive users: This, in fact, is “a never-before opportunity to strengthen investment and action on adolescent contraception”
Reproductive Health (2018) 15:17 – Published Online: 31 January, 2018
Addressing harmful and unequal gender norms in early adolescence
Nature Human Behaviour (2018) V2: 239–240 – Published Online: 21 February, 2018
Addressing Gender Socialization and Masculinity Norms Among Adolescent Boys: Policy and Programmatic Implications
Journal of Adolescent Health (2018) 62(3): S72-S80 – Published Online: 23 March, 2018
Building Support for Adolescent Sexuality and Reproductive Health Education and Responding to Resistance in Conservative Contexts: Cases From Pakistan
Global Health: Science and Practice (2018) 6(1):128-136 – Published Online: 30 March 2018
What Did It Take to Scale Up and Sustain Udaan, a School-Based Adolescent Education Program in Jharkhand, India?
American Journal of Sexuality Education (2018) 13(2):1 – Published Online: 30 April, 2018
Evolution and Resistance to Sexuality Education in Mexico
Global Health: Science & Practice (2018) 6(1): 137-149 – Published Online: 30 April, 2018
How can collective action between government sectors to prevent child marriage be operationalized? Evidence from a post-hoc evaluation of an intervention in Jamui, Bihar and Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan in India
Reproductive Health (2018) 15:118 – Published Online: 29 June, 2018
Using geospatial modelling to estimate the prevalence of adolescent first births in Nepal.
BMJ Global Health. (In Press)
A systematic review of the use of adolescent mystery clients in assessing the adolescent friendliness of health services in high, middle, and low-income countries
Glob Health Action. 2018;11(1):1536412. doi:10.1080/16549716.2018.1536412
V Chandra-Mouli, S Patel. Mapping the knowledge and understanding of menarche, menstrual hygiene and menstrual health among adolescent girls in low- and middle-income countries. Reproductive Health 2017 14:30
J Svanemyr, S Guijarro, B Butron Riveros, V Chandra-Mouli The health status of adolescents in Ecuador and the country’s response to the need for differentiated healthcare for adolescents. Reproductive Health 2017 – DOI: 10.1186/s12978-017-0294-5
A Newton-Levinson, J S Leichliter, V Chandra-Mouli Help and Care Seeking for Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Youth in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 2017;44(6):319-328.
S. Cafe, M Plesons, A V Camacho AV, et al. Looking back and moving forward: Can we accelerate progress in adolescent pregnancy in the Americas? Reproductive Health. 2017;14(1):83.
K Cordova-Pozo, S Borg, A J Hoopes, et al. How do national contraception laws and policies address the contraceptive needs of adolescents in Paraguay? Reproductive Health. 2017;14(1):88.
V Chandra-Mouli, P Parameshwar, M Parry, et al. A never-before opportunity to strengthen investment and action on adolescent contraception, and what we must do to make full use of it. Reproductive Health (2017) 14:85 Doi: 10.1186/s12978-017-0347-9.
Chandra-Mouli, V., Plesons, M., Adebayo, E., Amin, A., Avni, M., Kraft, J. M., Lane, C., Brundage, C. L., Kreinin, T., Bosworth, E., Garcia-Moreno, C. and Malarcher, S. (2017) Implications of the Global Early Adolescent Study’s Formative Research Findings for Action and for Research. The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. Elsevier, 61(4S), pp. S5–S9. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.07.012.
M Norton, V Chandra-Mouli, C Lane. Interventions for preventing unintended rapid, repeat pregnancy among adolescents: A review of the evidence and lessons from high-quality evaluations. Global Health Science and Practice 2017, 5, 4.
A Avni, A Kagestan, A Emmanuel, V Chandra-Mouli. Addressing gender socialization and masculinity norms among adolescent boys: policy and programmatic implications. Accepted for publication at JAH (to be published December, 2017)
K Chau, A Traoré Seck, V Chandra-Mouli, J Svanemyr. Scaling up sexuality education in Senegal: integrating family life education into the national curriculum. Sex Education. (2016). 10.1080/14681811.2015.1123148
K Michielsen, S De Meyer, O Ivanova, R Anderson, P Decat, C Herbiet,
C W. Kabiru, E Ketting, J Lees, C Moreau, D L. Tolman, I Vanwesenbeeck,
B Vega, E Verhetsel, V Chandra-Mouli. Reorienting adolescent sexual and reproductive health research: reflections from an international conference. Reproductive Health. 2016. 13:3 DOI 10.1186/s12978-016-0117-0
D Watson-Jones, S Lees, J Mwanga, N Neke, J Changalucha, N Broutet, I Maduhu, S Kapiga, V Chandra-Mouli, P Bloem, D A Ross. Feasibility and acceptability of delivering adolescent health interventions alongside HPV vaccination in Tanzania. Health Policy and Planning, 2016. 1–9, doi: 10.1093/heapol/czv119
A Hadley, V Chandra-Mouli, R Ingham. Implementing the United Kingdom Government’s 10-Year Teenage Pregnancy Strategy for England (1999-2010): Applicable Lessons for Other Countries. Journal of Adolescent Health. (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.03.023
53. A Hadley, R Ingham, V Chandra-Mouli. Teenage pregnancy strategy for England. The Lancet. (2016). DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30619-5
O Ivanova, K Cordova Pozo, Z E Segura, B Vega, V Chandra-Mouli, M Hindin, M Temmerman, P Decat, S de Meyer, K Michielsen. Lessons learnt from the CERCA Project, a multicomponent intervention to promote adolescent sexual and reproductive health in three Latin America countries: a qualitative post-hoc evaluation. Evaluation and Program Planning 58 (2016) 98–105
A Barua, V Chandra-Mouli. The Tarunya Project’s efforts to improve the quality of health services in Jharkhand state, India: a post-hoc evaluation. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. (2016). DOI 10.1515/ijamh-2016-0024
A Kaagesten, S Gibbs, R W Blum, C Moreau, V Chandra-Mouli, A Herbert, A Amin. Understanding Factors that Shape Gender Attitudes in Early Adolescence Globally: A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review. PLOS ONE. (2016). DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0157805
A Newton-Levinson, J S Leichliter, V Chandra-Mouli. Sexually Transmitted Infection Services for Adolescents and Youth in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Perceived and Experienced Barriers to Accessing Care. Journal of Adolescent Health 59 (2016) 7e16.
S Neal, C Ruktanonchai, V Chandra-Mouli, Z Matthews, A Tatem. Mapping adolescent first births within three east African countries using data from Demographic and Health Surveys: exploring geospatial methods to inform policy. Reproductive Health. (2016). 13:98 DOI: 10.1186/s12978-016-0205-1
A Hadley, R Ingham, V Chandra-Mouli. Implementing the United Kingdom’s ten year teenage pregnancy strategy for England (1999-2010): How was this done and what did it achieve? Reproductive Health (2016) 13:139
A Hoopes, P Agarwal, S Bull, V Chandra-Mouli. Measuring adolescent friendly health services in India: A scoping review of evaluations. Reproductive Health. (2016) 13:137 DOI 10.1186/s12978-016-0251-8
K Abawi, V Chandra-Mouli, I Toskin, M P Festin, L Gertiser, R Idris, H Hamany, Ameyo M A, M Temmerman, A Campana. E-learning for research capacity strengthening in sexual and reproductive health: the experience of the Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research and the Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization. Human Resources for Health. 2016.14:76 DOI 10.1186/s12960-016-0173-0
V Chandra-Mouli, O Lawe-Davies, B Dick. Responding to the needs of adolescents. Bulletin of WHO. 2010, 88, 3.
D M Denno, V Chandra-Mouli, M Osman. Reaching youth with out-of-facility HIV and Reproductive Health Services: A systematic review. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2012. 51, 2, 106-121.
V Chandra-Mouli. Interrupting Intimate Partner Violence in Developing Countries. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2012. 51 427–428.
J Svanemyr, V Chandra-Mouli, C Christiansen, M Mbizvo.. Preventing child marriages: First International Day of the Girl Child – “My Life, My Right, End Child Marriage”. Reproductive Health 2012. 9:31 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-9-31.
C Christiansen, S Gibbs, V Chandra-Mouli. Preventing early pregnancy and pregnancy-related mortality and morbidity in adolescents in developing countries: The place of interventions in the pre-pregnancy period. Journal of Pregnancy. Volume 2012, Article ID 257546, doi:10.1155/2012/257546
V Chandra-Mouli, P Bloem, J Ferguson. The World Health Organization’s work on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health. Bundesgesundheitsbl, 2013. 5, 256–261.
V Chandra-Mouli, V Baltag, L Ogbaselassie. Strategies to scale up and sustain youth friendly health services in the Republic of Moldova. BioMedCentral Public Health. 2013, 13:284 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-284.
V Chandra-Mouli, A V Camacho, P A Michaud. WHO guidelines on preventing early pregnancy and poor reproductive outcomes among adolescents in developing countries. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2013; 52: 517–22.
V Chandra-Mouli, E Mapella, T John, S Gibbs, C Hanna, N Kampatibe, P Bloem. Standardizing and scaling up quality adolescent friendly health services in Tanzania. BioMedCentral Public Health. 2013, 13: 579 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-579.
S Dean, I Rudan F Althabe, A, Webb Girard, C Howson, A Langer, J Lawn, M-E Reeve, K C. Teela, M Toledano, V Chandra-Mouli, J M Belizan, J Car, K Yee Chan, S Chatterjee, S Chitekwe, T Doherty, F Donnay, M Ezzati, K Humayun, B Jack, Z S. Lassi, R Martorell, Y Poortman, Z A. Bhutta. Setting Research Priorities for Preconception Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Aiming to Reduce Maternal and Child Mortality and Morbidity.2013. PLoS Med 10(9): e1001508. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001508.
N Broutet, N Lehnertz, G Mehl, AV Camacho, P Bloem, V Chandra-Mouli, J Ferguson, B Dick. Effective health interventions for adolescents that could be integrated with human papillomavirus vaccination programs. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2013; 53(1):6-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.
V Chandra-Mouli, R Greifinger, A Nwosu, G Hainsworth, L Sundaram, S Hadi, F McConville, R Benevides, C Simon, A Patkar, E Schoening, D Sethi, A Boldosser-Boesch, P Awasthi, A Mathur, D Braeken. Invest in adolescents and young people: it pays. Reproductive Health, 2013, 10:51.
S Huaynoca, V Chandra-Mouli, N Yaqub Jr, D M Denno. Scaling up comprehensive sexuality education in Nigeria: from national policy to nationwide application. Sex Education, 2013. doi: 10.1080/14681811.2013.856292.
V Chandra-Mouli, D R McCarraher, S J Phillips, N E Williamson, G Hainsworth. Contraception for adolescents in low and middle income countries: needs, barriers, and access. Reproductive Health 2014, 11:1 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-1.
R W Blum, N M Astone, M R Decker, V Chandra-Mouli. A conceptual framework for early adolescence: A platform for research. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 2013. DOI 10.1515/ijamh-2013-0327
J P Elder, W Pequegnat, S Ahmed, G Bachman, M Bullock, W A. Carlo, V Chandra-Mouli, N A. Fox, S Harkness, G Huebner, J Lombardi, V McBride Murry, A Moran, M Norton, J Mulik, W Parks, H H Raikes, J Smyser, C Sugg, M l Sweat. Caregiver Behavior Change for Child Survival and Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: An Examination of the Evidence. Journal of Health Communication, 2014. 19:25–66, 2014.
E Mason, V Chandra-Mouli, V Baltag, S Christiansen. Z Lassi, Z Bhutta. Preconception care: advancing from ‘important to do and can be done’ to ‘is being done and is making a difference’. Reproductive Health, 2014, 11 (Suppl 3):S8.
A Amin, V Chandra-Mouli. Empowering girls: Developing egalitarian gender norms and relations to end the cycle of violence. Reproductive Health 2014, 11:75 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-75
V. Chandra-Mouli. The world has much to do to achieve the International Conference on Population and Development’s adolescent-health objectives. Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare. 2014, doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2014.12.001
V Chandra-Mouli, J Svanemyr, A Amin, H Fogstad, L Say, F Girard, M Temmerman. Twenty years after International Conference on Population and Development: Where are we with Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights ? Journal of Adolescent Health. 2015, 56: S1-S6.
D M Denno, A J Hoopes, V Chandra-Mouli. Effective strategies to provide adolescent sexual and reproductive health services and to increase demand and community support. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2015, 56: S22-S41.
J P Vogel, C Pileggi-Castro, V Chandra-Mouli, V N Pileggi, J P Souza, D Chou, L Say. Millennium Development Goal 5 and adolescents: looking back, moving forward. Archives of Diseases in Children. 2015,100:S43-S47 doi:10.1136/
J Kempers, E Ketting, V Chandra-Mouli, T Raudsepp. The success factors of scaling-up Estonian sexual and reproductive health youth clinic network – from a grassroots initiative to a national programme 1991–2013.Reproductive Health. 2015, 12:2 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-12-2
K Córdova Pozo, V Chandra-Mouli, P Decat, E Nelson, S De Meyer, L Jaruseviciene, B Vega, Z Segura, N Aquilla, A Hagens, D Van Braeckel, K Michielsen. Improving adolescent sexual and reproductive health in Latin America: reflections from an International Congress. Reproductive Health. 2015, 12:11. DOI: 10.1186/1742-4755-12-11
V Chandra-Mouli, S Gibbs, R Badiani, F Quinhas, J Svanemyr. Programa Geracao Biz, Mozambique: how did this adolescent health initiative grow from a pilot to a national programme, and what did it achieve? Reproductive Health. 2015, 12:12 doi: 10.138. 186/1742-4755-12-12
S E Neal, V Chandra-Mouli, D Chou. Adolescent first births in East Africa: Disaggregating characteristics, trends and determinants. Reproductive Health. 2015, 12:13 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-12-13
J Svanemyr, Q Baig, V Chandra-Mouli. Scaling up life skilled based sexuality education in Pakistan: A case study. Sex Education. 2015: doi: 10.1080/14681811.2014.1000454.
M Sommer, C Sutherland. V Chandra-Mouli. Putting menarche and girls into the global population health agenda. Reproductive Health. 2015. 12: 24 doi:10.1186/s12978-015-0009-8
R Adanu, M T. Mbizvo, A Baguiya, V Adam, B W. Ademe, A Ankomah,
G N. Aja, A J. Ajuwon, O A. Esimai, T Ibrahim, D K. Mogobe, Ö Tunçalp, V Chandra-Mouli, M Temmerman. Sexual and Reproductive Health Research and Research Capacity Strengthening in Africa: Perspectives from the region. Reproductive Health (2015) 12:64 DOI 10.1186/s12978-015-0055-2
V Chandra-Mouli, C Lane, S Wong. What Does Not Work in Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health: A Review of Evidence on Interventions Commonly Accepted as Best Practices. Global Health: Science and Practice. 2015. 3, 2, 333-340.
J Svanemyr, V Chandra-Mouli, A Raj E Travers, L Sundaram. Research priorities on ending child marriage and supporting married girls. Reproductive Health. 2015. 12:80. DOI 10.1186/s12978-015-0060-5
L Laski and colleagues. Realising the health and wellbeing of adolescents. 2015. British Medical Journal. 351: Supplement 1.
S Huaynoca, J Svanemyr, V Chandra-Mouli, D J Moreno Lopez. Documenting good practices: scaling up the youth friendly health service model in Colombia. Reproductive Health, 2015. 12:90 DOI: 10.1186/s12978-015-0079-7
A Kågesten, O Tunçalp, M Ali, V Chandra-Mouli, N Tran, A M Gülmezoglu. A Systematic Review of Reporting Tools Applicable to Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes: Step 1 in Developing Programme Reporting Standards. 2015. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0138647. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138647.
A Sarkar, V Chandra-Mouli, K Jain, J Behera, S Mishra, S Mehra. Community based reproductive health interventions for young married couples in resource-constrained settings: a systematic review. BMC Public Health. (2015. 15:1037 DOI 10.1186/s12889-015-2352-7
S Carai, S Bivol, V Chandra-Mouli. Assessing youth-friendly-health-services and supporting planning in the Republic of Moldova. Reproductive Health.2015, 12:98. DOI: 10.1186/s12978-015-0088-6
E Scolaro, A Blagojevic, B Filion, V Chandra- Mouli, L Say, J Svanemyr, M Temmerman (2015) Child Marriage Legislation in the Asia-Pacific Region, The Review of Faith and International Affairs, 13:3, 23-31, DOI: 10.1080/15570274.2015.1075759
A Hoopes, V Chandra-Mouli, P Steyn, T Shilubane, M Pleaner. South Africa. An Analysis of Adolescent Content in South Africa’s Contraception Policy Using a Human Rights Framework. Journal of Adolescent Health 57 (2015) 617e623
I Toskin, B Cooper, T Troussier, B Klugman, R Kulier, V Chandra-Mouli, M Temmerman. WHO guideline for brief sexuality-related communication: implications for STI/HIV policy and practice. Reproductive Health Matters, 2015: 23 (46): 177-184. Doi: 10.1016/j.rhm.2015.11.009.
V Chandra-Mouli, A Armstrong, A Amin, J Ferguson. A pressing need to respond to the needs and sexual and reproductive health problems of adolescent girls living with HIV in low- and middle-income countries. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2015, 18(Suppl 5):20297
http://www.jiasociety.org/index.php/jias/article/view/20297 | http://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.18.6.20297
J Svanemyr, V Chandra-Mouli. Consistent laws and child marriage. International perspectives in sexual and reproductive health. (2015). 218.
V Chandra-Mouli, S Chatterjee, K Bose. Do efforts to standardize, assess and improve the quality of health service provision to adolescents by government-run health services in low and middle income countries, lead to improvements in service-quality and service-utilization by adolescents?
Reproductive Health. 2015. 13:10 DOI: 10.1186/s12978-015-0111-y
R Rivera, M Cabral de Mello, S L Johnson, V Chandra-Mouli. Contraception for adolescents: social, clinical and service-delivery considerations. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2001, 75, 149-163.
L Brabin, V Chandra-Mouli, J Ferguson, F Ndowa. Tailoring clinical management practices to meet the special needs of adolescents: sexually transmitted infections. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2001, 75, 123-136.
V Chandra-Mouli, S Chatterjee, N Raina. Enabling medical professionals to respond effectively and with sensitivity to the needs of adolescents. Journal of the Indian Medical Association. 2005, 103, 619-622.
I Shah, V Chandra-Mouli. Inequity and unwanted fertility in developing countries. Bulletin of WHO. 2007, 85 (2).
F Narring, DM Haller, H Mabika, V Chandra-Mouli. Primary Care Networks: A benefit to the health of adolescents and young adults. Review Medicale Suisse. 2008, 4 172: 2048-50, 2052-3.
V Chandra-Mouli, O Lawe-Davies, B Dick. Responding to the needs of adolescents. Bulletin of WHO. 2010, 88, 3.
V Chandra-Mouli, S Nyirenda. Are health workers really promoting condoms? Health Education Research. 1993, 8, 2, 283-285.