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Supporting transgender and gender-diverse people during pregnancy

UCSF Bixby Center
HIVE and colleagues offer ways to support transgender and gender-diverse patients in having a positive and gender-affirming experience before, during and after pregnancy.

Health websites should do a better job reflecting evidence about miscarriage

UCSF Bixby Center
New research from ANSIRH explores the accuracy and completeness of information about miscarriage on popular health websites.

Gaps in quality, person-centered prenatal care in rural Kenya

UCSF Bixby Center
New Bixby research looks at the quality of care through surveying women in Migori County, a rural county in western Kenya. It’s one of few studies to looking at both provision of prenatal services and women’s experiences of care.

Meet Dr. Ifeyinwa Asiodu, breastfeeding researcher centering Black women

UCSF Bixby Center
Dr. Ifeyinwa Asiodu’s research isn’t meant to sit in journals. “To know that my work is resonating with people and that they can use it to amplify and support the work they’re doing is one of the biggest motivating factors for me,” she says. “That’s why I do this work.”

Women giving birth in Uttar Pradesh, India, have worse experience at higher-level facilities

UCSF Bixby Center
New Bixby research looked at women’s experiences of patient-centered care in different facility types across the state of Uttar Pradesh.

Pregnancy and childbirth Resources

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Health Economist, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Assistant Professor, 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

Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Francisco General Hospital

 

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences