Symposium Faculty

Rebecca Allen, MD MPH

Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Brown University

Paula Bednarek, MD MPH

Associate Professor, Department of OB/GYN

Oregon Health & Science University

Yan Che, MD PhD

Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine

Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, China

Mitchell Creinin, MD

Professor and Director of Family Planning; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of California, Davis

Christine Dehlendorf, MD MAS

Professor, Vice Chair for Research, Family & Community Medicine, Director, Person-Centered Reproductive Health Program

University of California, San Francisco

Alison Edelman, MD MPH

Professor, OB/GYN; Director, Section of Family Planning; Director, Fellowship in Family Planning; Editor, Cochrane Fertility Regulation Group

Oregon Health & Science University

Klaas Heinemann, MD MSc PhD

Director

ZEG Berlin

Anita Makins, BMed Sci, BMBS, MPH, FRCOG

Director, PPIUD Initiative, FIGO; Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Oxford University Teaching Hospitals, UK

Gathari Ndirangu Gichuhi, MD, MPH

Technical Director

Jhpiego Kenya

Caitlin Quade, MPH

Program Manager, Family Planning Elevated Contraceptive Access Program

University of Utah

Tina R. Raine-Bennett, MD MPH

Staff Physician & Research Scientist

Kaiser Permanente Northern California

Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, MD MS

Professor of Medicine

University of California, Davis

Stephanie Teal, MD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Clinical Science

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Kim A. Woodrow, PhD

Associate Professor of Bioengineering

University of Washington

Luis Bahamondes, MD

Professor of Gynecology

University of Campinas Medical School, Brazil

Vivian Brache, BS

Director

Profamilia, Dominican Republic

Beatrice A. Chen, MD MPH

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

University of Pittsburgh/Magee-Womens Research Institute

Philip D. Darney, MD MSc

Distinguished Research Professor, Emeritus, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Reproductive Sciences, and Health Policy

University of California, San Francisco

Sheila Desai, DrPH

Senior Research Scientist

Guttmacher Institute

Cynthia C. Harper, PhD

Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences; Director, Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health (BIRCWH) Program

University of California, San Francisco

Jill Long, MD MPH MHS

Medical Officer, Contraceptive Development Program

NICHD

Melissa Natavio, MD

Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health

University of Hawaii

Jamila Perritt, MD MPH

Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist

Reproductive Health and Family Planning Specialist

Kate Rademacher, MHA

Technical Adviser & LEAP Project Director

FHI360

Alina Salganicoff, PhD

Director, Women's Health Policy

Kaiser Family Foundation

Iqbal Shah, PhD

Principal Research Scientist, Department of Global Health and Population

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

David Turok, MD MPH

Chief, Division of Family Planning

University of Utah