Physicians and Abortion Politics
June 7, 2012
PRCH board chair Douglas Laube, MD, MEd, spoke to Salon's Irin Carmon for her article about obstetrician/gynecologists’ role as advocates for (and against) abortion access. Carmon examined the outsized voice of a “few” anti-abortion physicians, whose “politicized disregard of medical evidence” has led to laws that hurt women. Read the article here.
Help us recognize Eve Espey, MD, MPH, and Willie Parker, MD, MPH, MSc, at the 2013 Rashbaum-Tiller Abortion Provider Awards.
Video: Pre-Roe Doctors
The documentary Voices of Choice features physicians and advocates who witnessed women's suffering before Roe v. Wade. They helped as many women as they could obtain safe abortions.
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