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Morgentaler Anniversary 2014: A Look at Choice in Canada

January 27, 2014

As we celebrate the decision that negated any laws restricting the practice of abortion in Canada, we’d like to share some facts with you about the history of choice in Canada as well as the current accessibility. It’s important that we train the next generation of abortion providers and make abortion even more available to …

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41 Years After Roe v. Wade

January 22, 2014

In addition to celebrating the decision that decided the legality of abortion in the US, we’d like to share some facts with you about the availability of abortion in the United States and why it’s important that we train the next generation of abortion providers and keep fighting to keep abortion safe and legal! View …

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Facing Adversitiy and Finding Support in MSFC

December 16, 2013

Jennifer, a second-year medical student at Tulane University in New Orleans, speaks with MSFC HQ about moving to a region more hostile to women’s reproductive rights and finding a supportive community through Medical Students for Choice.   What was your experience of choice before medical school? To me, choice means an individual being able to …

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If the choice is to terminate, the method should be a safe one

December 9, 2013

When preparing for direct patient care, many medical students take the time to identify what ‘choice’ means to them and what values those meanings carry.  Questions may include: Are there certain motivations or barriers that affect my advocacy for abortion care?  What are my emotional and professional responses to the varied needs of women seeking …

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The Skinny on Emergency Contraception

November 4, 2013

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Video: Abortion Around the World

November 4, 2013

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The Frightening Facts of Abortion Provision

October 31, 2013

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Finding Passion at an MSFC General Interest Meeting

September 9, 2013

I came into medical school not knowing exactly what I was interested in, but having a vague sense that I was interested in underserved populations and healthcare inequalities. Early in the Fall of my first year I went to a MSFC General Interest meeting and found myself taken in by the passion with which the …

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The First at My Medical School

August 26, 2013

As a medical student, I was actively looking for opportunities to educate myself further in women’s health. I reached out to MSFC because their mission resonated with what I believed in terms of the care I wanted to provide for families out there. They recognized the need to educate students from early training years so …

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