Women's Community & Population Health Faculty to Speak at DGHI Program

Faculty Beverly Gray, MDJonas Swartz, MD, MPH; and Megan Huchko, MD, MPH, will be presenters at the Duke Global Health Institute's upcoming program: Restricting Abortion Access: Local and Global Implications for Reproductive Health on Feb. 9 (in-person with a Zoom option). Click here for details.

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson has led to widespread reverberations across the globe. Despite awareness of the imminent threat to abortion rights, the decision has led to some unexpected challenges to reproductive health and health systems both in the U.S. and globally. The speakers will discuss the individual, health systems-level and political impact of the Dobbs decision from their experiences as abortion providers and advocates in the U.S. and globally.