August 23, 2016

Statement on the 10th IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus

(World Health Organization) – The Committee unanimously agreed that the international spread of poliovirus remains a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), and recommended the extension of the Temporary Recommendations for a further three months. The Committee considered the … Read More

August 23, 2016

We Know How to Fight Zika in Puerto Rico — But We Aren’t Given Women the Tools to Do It

(The Washington Post) – As part of my OB/GYN family-planning fellowship at Boston Medical Center, I helped educate health-care providers of obstetrics and gynecology about patient-centered contraceptive counseling and access to all forms of contraception. The harsh fact, though, is … Read More

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