EXPLAINED: Abortion Research & Policy

The Explained: Abortion Research and Policy series features lectures with experts highlighting the impact of abortion restrictions on women and providers in the United States. The short series contains 3-5 minute videos and colorful infographics. The lecture series features 8-12 minute videos with video companion guides.

Explained Series Topics

Listed below are the topics covered in the EXPLAINED series:

  • Videos available January 2017:
    • Abortion Safety in the United States – Dan Grossman, MD
    • TRAP Laws – Dan Grossman, MD
    • Waiting Periods – Sarah Roberts, PhD
    • The Turnaway Study- Diana Greene Foster, PhD
    • Abortion in Film and Television – Gretchen Sisson, PhD
    • Effect¬†of Faith-Based Hospitals on Women’s Healthcare – Lori Freedman, PhD
  • Videos available Spring 2017
    • Effects of Abortion on Women’s Mental Health – Antonia Biggs, PhD
    • Impact of Abortion Restrictions on Clinical Practice – Carole Joffe, PhD
    • Who Can Safely Provide Abortions? – Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN
    • State Regulation of Medication Abortion – Ushma Upadhyay, PhD, MPH

Designs by Jessica Harrington.


Designs by Jessica Harrington.