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How can states integrate family planning into their Zika response plans?

UCSF Bixby Center

Many of the US states most vulnerable to mosquito-borne transmission of Zika also have exceptionally high rates of unintended pregnancy.

Simple device reduces postpartum bleeding in critical care patients

UCSF Bixby Center

Bixby researchers have previously proven that a simple, low-tech device, known as a non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG), can

Pregnancy tests are a cost-effective maternal health intervention

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Low-cost, innovative interventions are critical to improving maternal and infant mortality rates in developing countries.

How can PrEP help vulnerable pregnant and postpartum women?

UCSF Bixby Center
In a new commentary, Bixby researchers outline potential guidelines for providers offering PrEP to pregnant and postpartum women at risk for HIV.

The case for shared decision-making in miscarriage management

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There are multiple safe and effective methods for managing a miscarriage, but providers often only offer the one or two methods they believe are best. A new study reveals, however, that women greatly prefer counseling that covers the full range of care options.

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Fellow in Family Planning

Assistant Researcher, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

 

Project Manager, Innovating Education in Reproductive Health 

Assistant Research Scientist, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Safe Motherhood Program
 

Academic Coordinator, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Lecturer, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health