Noelle Sullivan – Global Reproductive Health from Below: From Formal “Magic Bullets” to Informal Volunteer Practice

Noelle Sullivan, PhD   Northwestern University    September 1, 2017   Global Reproductive Health from Below: From Formal “Magic Bullets” to Informal Volunteer Practice   Watch Dr. Sullivan’s Talk Now Suggested Readings and Discussion Materials Sullivan. The Trouble with Medical “Voluntourism.” Scientific American, 2017. Case study for discussion Slides for discussion About Dr. Sullivan Noelle … Read More

Paul Blumenthal – Reproductive Health Interventions in Low-Resource Settings

Paul Blumenthal, MD, MPH   Stanford University    August 4, 2017    Reproductive Health Interventions in Low-Resource Settings: The Roles of Generalizability and Translation in Project Design    Watch Dr. Blumenthal’s Talk Now Suggested Readings and Resources Royal Thai College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RTCOG) and the JHPIEGO Corporation Cervical Cancer Prevention Group. Safety, acceptability, and … Read More

Chris Curry – Zika: the Miami Experience

Chris Curry, MD, PhD   University of Miami    July 28, 2017    Zika: the Miami Experience   Watch Dr. Curry’s Talk Now Suggested Readings and Resources D’Angelo et al. Measures Taken to Prevent Zika Virus Infection During Pregnancy – Puerto Rico, 2016. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, June 9, 2017. McNeil. How the Response … Read More

Purnima Mane – Women’s Health in South Asia

Purnima Mane, PhD   Pathfinder International    July 21, 2017    Women’s Health in South Asia: Taking Stock of Progress and Setbacks   Watch Dr. Mane’s Talk Now Case Study Mavalankar et al. Maternal Health in Gujarat, India: A Case Study. Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition, 2009. PMCID: PMC2761782 About Dr. Mane Purnima Mane, … Read More

Doug Laube – Unsafe Abortion: The Silent Killer

Doug Laube, MD, MEd   University of Wisconsin    July 14, 2017    Unsafe Abortion: The Silent Killer   Watch Dr. Laube’s Talk Now Suggested Readings and Resources Chae et al. Characteristics of Women Obtaining Induced Abortions in Selected Low- and Middle-income Countries. PLOS ONE, 2017. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172976 Warriner and Shah, eds. Preventing Unsafe Abortion … Read More