Evidence. Empowerment. Impact.
Many pediatric providers are not trained to adequately provide comprehensive counseling and the full range of birth control methods to adolescents.
Peers are an influential source for information on types of birth control and people often consider them more trustworthy than clinicians.
Increasing capacity at school-based health centers to offer adolescents
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)