Tarryn Haslam is the Director of PSI’s Malaria and WASH departments, based in Washington, DC. She oversees the technical and operational implementation of PSI’s Malaria and WASH portfolios, including several multi-country malaria grants such as VectorLink and the New Nets Project. Tarryn previously served as the Malaria department’s Deputy Director as well as the deputy director of the ACTwatch and FPwatch projects. Before that, she served as program manager for the Malaria and Child Survival Department. In addition to a master’s in international development from Kings College London, Tarryn has over 15 years of experience with the design and implementation of public health programs.
7 Myths Surrounding Contraception – Busted!
Adolescents encounter many obstacles to safe sex and pregnancy prevention. Along with issues of access, cost, fear of side effects, compromised privacy and confidentiality, bias of providers, and socio-cultural and religious concerns – there are myths and misconceptions to contraceptive use.