MSFC in the News

August 5, 2021

Right to Choose By Kathryn Diss in ABC Australia's Foreign Correspondent

Featuring MSFC Medical Director, Pamela Merrit, and MSFC Alum, David Eisenberg, MD, MPH. […] The bitter battle over abortion rights has long divided and ignited America. Now it’s set to …

June 6, 2021

The Many Intersections of Reproductive Justice By Dr. Colleen McNicholas and Pamela Merritt in The Humanist

Before we approach what can be challenging issues for people to digest, we want to invite you to open your mind to concepts you might not be familiar with, or …

April 30, 2021

About the Worldwide Struggle of Medical Students for Choice By Johanna Siegel in Arte.TV

Abortion is one of the most common surgical procedures in gynecology. Yet it rarely appears on the medical school curriculum. The organization Medical Students for Choice, which was founded in the US in 1993, and is now active worldwide, wants to change that…

March 28, 2021

U.S. Anti-abortionists Tell African Women Dangerous ‘Abortion Pill Reversal’ Works By allAfrica in The Premium Times, Nigeria

Johannesburg — An investigation into the practice of telling women that about ‘Abortion pill reversal’ (APR) – a controversial treatment first developed by a California-based family physician – has revealed that a American anti-abortionists are promoting it to women across the world, including Nigeria, Uganda and South Africa…

March 25, 2021

Revealed: Doctors Worldwide Offer ‘Dangerous’ Treatment to ‘Reverse’ Abortions By Claire Provost in openDemocracy

Doctors in at least a dozen countries, supported by US Christian Right activists, are providing women with a “dangerous” and controversial treatment that claims to “reverse” medical abortions, openDemocracy can reveal today. 

February 15, 2021

‘Abortion Is Winning,’ Says Medical Students For Choice’s Pamela Merritt By Sarah Fenske in St. Louis Public Radio

As the new executive director of Medical Students for Choice, Pamela Merritt works with medical student groups around the globe to ensure they have access to training in abortion and family planning…