KUNM

Dispelling Myths About Contraception

Oct 3, 2017

Sat., 9/30-"We need to be vigilant to hold on to the gains that we have made in family planning,"

Dr. Eve Espey, Chair Ob/Gyn, UNM

cautions Eve Espey, President of the Society of Family Planning and Chair of Ob/Gyn at UNM. "This is a time of very rapid change in terms of policy around family planning." Espey looks to increased control over timing of childbirth as a way to decrease our maternal death rate, which she says it too high.

Espey had been quoted in a NY Times article: Foes of Obama-Era Rule Work to Undo Birth Control Mandate

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/10/us/politics/birth-control-contraception-health-care-bill.html?_r=0