Heather Lipkovich

Project Coordinator, Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health

Prior to joining ANSIRH, Ms. Lipkovich worked at Planned Parenthood of Michigan coordinating both a clinical trial of long-acting reversible contraception and research surrounding abortion access. She also worked at the Henry Ford Health System where she managed multiple projects including influenza surveillance, surgical quality improvement, and cancer epidemiology. She has participated in international maternal health research as well as sexual health and rights education and activism in her home state of Michigan. Ms. Lipkovich is especially interested in the impact of policy on equitable, non-judgmental access to abortion and other reproductive health services, particularly for underserved and vulnerable populations. 


Areas of interest:

  • Public policy impact on reproductive health service access
  • Underserved and vulnerable populations



  • Michigan State University, BS in Microbiology
  • University of Michigan School of Public Health, MPH