Abortion

How coronavirus is changing access to abortion

Politico
ANSIRH's Dan Grossman talked to Politico about how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting access to abortion.

During COVID-19, abortion remains essential health care

Morning Consult
Bixby director Jody Steinauer argues that abortion must remain accessible during the COVID-19 pandemic in Morning Consult.

The network of abortion providers in red states was already delicate. Then came the coronavirus.

Mother Jones
Mother Jones talked to Carole Joffe about new challenges to abortion access during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Doctors and healthcare facilities need to prepare as self-managed abortion increases under restrictive laws

UCSF Bixby Center

Many states across the U.S. have passed laws restricting access to abortion and several states are considering new legislation to further limit access.

Giving birth can be transformative. Having an abortion can be transformative, too

Salon
Dr. Dominika Seidman writes about her work providing full-spectrum reproductive health care to people experiencing incarceration or homelessness, substance use disorders or significant mental illness. She writes that that state of Louisiana is wrong to argue that abortion providers like her shouldn't be able to represent their patients in court.

Celebrating abortion providers as a Supreme Court decision looms

UCSF Bixby Center
ixby providers and friends of Bixby shared their stories of why they provide abortion care with the #MyRightMyDecision coalition that is educating and mobilizing people in response to a Supreme Court case.

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.

Obstetricians clash over Nebraska bill that would ban second-trimester abortion method

Omaha World-Herald
Bixby director Dr. Jody Steinauer testified against a ban on a common, safe 2nd-trimester abortion method in her home state of Nebraska.

Storytellers experience both harassment and empowerment after sharing abortion stories publicly

UCSF Bixby Center
A new study from ANSIRH explored the experiences of people who shared their abortion stories publicly.

Being denied an abortion has a devastating financial impact, a new study says

Bustle
As new legislation seeks to tighten abortion access across the United States, new research shows that people who are turned away from abortion clinics face an uphill battle afterwards.