Category Archives: Maternal Health

Don’t Push Her

What a jarring wake up call. I usually take the bus down 16th street every morning without a care in the world, my music playing…life is all good.  But, today as we stopped in front of the Planned Parenthood offices … Continue reading

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mobile phones and health care…who knew?

This is a BIG topic in maternal and global health generally.  The mHealth Alliance by the UN Foundation is holding a huge conference next week where Bill Gates is expected to speak.  Very exciting. Here’s a blog post I’ve written … Continue reading

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Girl Power

As partnership coordinator for Women Deliver and the sole staffer of the DC office, I attend a lot of partner meetings held by international NGOs, foundations, and government agencies.  This past Wednesday I attended a great event at the World … Continue reading

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Dive In: The Best Maternal Health Sites on the Web

After working at a women’s health clinic in Calcutta, India during the summer of 2008, I became fiercely passionate about maternal health and sexual and reproductive rights.  It’s a crying shame to see so many mothers neglected and so many … Continue reading

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Thoughts on New Maternal Health Funding

It’s been a while since my last post and much has been going on.  Tons of travel, finding an apartment in DC, getting new tattoos (just kidding)… Needless to say, I’ve been too busy to think about writing something substantive … Continue reading

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