Contraception

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Training at school-based health centers to improve access to comprehensive contraceptive services

UCSF Bixby Center

Many pediatric providers are not trained to adequately provide comprehensive counseling and the full range of birth control methods to adolescents.

How the Supreme Court decision can affect your access to birth control

Healthline
Anjana Sharma offered advice for people concerned about the Supreme Court birth control decision in Trump v. Pennsylvania ​in Healthline.

Your boss's personal beliefs should not dictate your health care

Truthout
Dr. Katie Brown wrote about the implications of Trump v. Pennsylvania for birth control access in Truthout.

Online communication groups can increase positive attitudes towards contraceptive methods

UCSF Bixby Center

Peers are an influential source for information on types of birth control and people often consider them more trustworthy than clinicians.

Do no harm: Bixby members work to deliver patient-centered care to women worldwide

UCSF Bixby Center
In honor of International Women's Day, the UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences profiled the work of 3 Bixby members bringing patient-centered care to women around the world.

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Associate Researcher, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences​
Senior Researcher, Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH)

Project Director, Beyond the Pill Program

Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Director, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies

Co-Director, KEMRI-UCSF Infectious Disease Research Training Program
Principal Research Officer, Center for Microbiology Research, KEMRI

Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Founding Director, Family AIDS Care and Education Services (FACES)