Maya Blum, MPH

Associate Director
Ob/Gyn, Reproductive Sciences
+1 415 502-4070

Provision of DMPA-SC for self-administration in different practice settings during the COVID-19 pandemic: Data from providers across the United States.


Comfort AB, Alvarez A, Goodman S, Upadhyay U, Mengesha B, Karlin J, Shokat M, Blum M, Harper CC

"She should support me, she's my doctor:" Patient perceptions of agency in contraceptive decision-making in the clinical encounter in Northern California.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Rao L, Rocca CH, Muñoz I, Chambers BD, Devaskar S, Asiodu IV, Stern L, Blum M, Comfort AB, Harper CC

Telehealth for Contraceptive Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Provider Perspectives.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Rao L, Comfort AB, Dojiri SS, Goodman S, Yarger J, Shah N, Folse C, Blum M, Hankin J, Harper CC

Concerns About the Cost of Contraception Among Young Women Attending Community College.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Yarger J, Schroeder R, Blum M, Cabral MA, Brindis CD, Perelli B, Harper CC

Implementation science: Scaling a training intervention to include IUDs and implants in contraceptive services in primary care.

Preventive medicine

Harper CC, Comfort AB, Blum M, Rocca CH, McCulloch CE, Rao L, Shah N, Oquendo Del Toro H, Goodman S

Pharmacy Provision of Medication Abortion in Nepal: Pharmacy Owner and Worker Perspectives.

International perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Samari G, Puri M, Cohen R, Blum M, Rocca CH

Pharmacy access to medical abortion from trained providers and post-abortion contraception in Nepal.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Puri MC, Harper CC, Maharjan D, Blum M, Rocca CH

Effectiveness and safety of early medication abortion provided in pharmacies by auxiliary nurse-midwives: A non-inferiority study in Nepal.

PloS one

Rocca CH, Puri M, Shrestha P, Blum M, Maharjan D, Grossman D, Regmi K, Darney PD, Harper CC

The impact of an IUD and implant intervention on dual method use among young women: Results from a cluster randomized trial.

Preventive medicine

El Ayadi AM, Rocca CH, Kohn JE, Velazquez D, Blum M, Newmann SJ, Harper CC

Public Funding for Contraception, Provider Training, and Use of Highly Effective Contraceptives: A Cluster Randomized Trial.

American journal of public health

Thompson KM, Rocca CH, Kohn JE, Goodman S, Stern L, Blum M, Speidel JJ, Darney PD, Harper CC

Service provider perspectives on post-abortion contraception in Nepal.

Culture, health & sexuality

Wang LF, Puri M, Rocca CH, Blum M, Henderson JT

Contraceptive discontinuation and pregnancy postabortion in Nepal: a longitudinal cohort study.


Puri M, Henderson JT, Harper CC, Blum M, Joshi D, Rocca CH

Postabortion contraception a decade after legalization of abortion in Nepal.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Rocca CH, Puri M, Harper CC, Blum M, Dulal B, Henderson JT

Counseling and provision of long-acting reversible contraception in the US: national survey of nurse practitioners.

Preventive medicine

Harper CC, Stratton L, Raine TR, Thompson K, Henderson JT, Blum M, Postlethwaite D, Speidel JJ

Effects of abortion legalization in Nepal, 2001-2010.

PloS one

Henderson JT, Puri M, Blum M, Harper CC, Rana A, Gurung G, Pradhan N, Regmi K, Malla K, Sharma S, Grossman D, Bajracharya L, Satyal I, Acharya S, Lamichhane P, Darney PD

Willingness of clinicians to integrate microbicides into HIV prevention practices in southern Africa.

AIDS and behavior

Harper CC, Holt K, Nhemachena T, Chipato T, Ramjee G, Stratton L, Blum M, McCulloch CE, Mgweba S, Blanchard K

Male circumcision for HIV prevention: clinical practices and attitudes among healthcare providers in South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Sexually transmitted diseases

Sheldon WR, Nhemachena T, Blanchard K, Chipato T, Ramjee G, Trussell J, McCulloch CE, Blum M, Harper CC

"Sometimes they used to whisper in our ears": health care workers' perceptions of the effects of abortion legalization in Nepal.

BMC public health

Puri M, Lamichhane P, Harken T, Blum M, Harper CC, Darney PD, Henderson JT

Copper intrauterine device for emergency contraception: clinical practice among contraceptive providers.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Speidel JJ, Drey EA, Trussell J, Blum M, Darney PD

Sex-selective abortion in Nepal: a qualitative study of health workers' perspectives.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Lamichhane P, Harken T, Puri M, Darney PD, Blum M, Harper CC, Henderson JT

Pelvic examinations and access to oral hormonal contraception.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Henderson JT, Sawaya GF, Blum M, Stratton L, Harper CC

"I wouldn't be this firm if I didn't care": preventive clinical counseling for reproductive health.

Patient education and counseling

Henderson JT, Raine T, Schalet A, Blum M, Harper CC

Challenges in translating evidence to practice: the provision of intrauterine contraception.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Blum M, de Bocanegra HT, Darney PD, Speidel JJ, Policar M, Drey EA

Expanded state-funded family planning services: estimating pregnancies averted by the Family PACT Program in California, 1997-1998.

American journal of public health

Foster DG, Klaisle CM, Blum M, Bradsberry ME, Brindis CD, Stewart FH

Adolescent clinic visits for contraception: support from mothers, male partners and friends.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Harper C, Callegari L, Raine T, Blum M, Darney P

Meeting the reproductive health care needs of adolescents: California's Family Planning Access, Care, and Treatment Program.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Llewelyn L, Marie K, Blum M, Biggs A, Maternowska C