Building the evidence base for unlocking demand for self-injection

Investigator: Kelsey E. Holt, ScD
Sponsor: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Location(s): Kenya; Malawi; Uganda; Nigeria


The Innovations in Choice and Autonomy (ICAN) project based out of the Institute for Health and Aging at the School of Nursing, leads qualitative research design and implementation for a project focusing on improving access to the contraceptive method mix across four countries in sub-Saharan Africa.ICAN aims to identify promising approaches for implementing self-injection of the new contraceptive method DMPA-SC.