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Central Health.

Abigail Aiken Appointed to Central Health Board of Managers

Tue, Dec 20, 2016

Abigail Aiken, TxPEP affiliated researcher and assistant professor at The LBJ School of Public Affairs has been appointed to the Central Health Board of Managers.

Rio Grande Guardian guest column.

Rio Grande Guardian Publishes Joseph Potter's Guest Column on IUD Use in Mexico and Texas

Mon, Nov 14, 2016

The Rio Grande Guardian has published a guest column by TxPEP lead investigator Joseph Potter on postpartum IUD use in Mexico and Texas.

Best of Austin.

TxPEP Honored in The Austin Chronicle's "Best of Austin" Awards

Thu, Nov 10, 2016

TxPEP won "Best Women's Health Truth-Tellers" in the Austin Chronicle's "Best of Austin 2016" awards.

JAMA Internal Medicine.

Daniel Grossman Publishes JAMA Internal Medicine "Viewpoint" on Whole Woman’s Health v Hellerstedt

Mon, Nov 7, 2016

TxPEP Investigator Daniel Grossman publishes a JAMA Internal Medicine "Viewpoint" piece entitled, "The Use of Public Health Evidence in Whole Woman’s Health v Hellerstedt."

New TxPEP research

New TXPEP Research: Texas Law Placed Burdens on Women Seeking Abortion

Fri, Nov 4, 2016

New TxPEP research published in PLOS ONE explains the burdens that Texas law HB2 placed on women seeking abortion.

TxPEP research published in Maternal and Child Health Journal.

New TxPEP Research Suggests Mexico’s Family Planning Initiative Could Serve as Template for Texas

Fri, Oct 21, 2016

New TxPEP research published in the Maternal and Child Health Journal suggests Mexico’s family planning initiative could serve as template for Texas.

Texas State Capitol.

TxPEP Team Testifies for HHSC Hearing on Women's Health Programs

Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Two members of the TxPEP team, Chloe Dillaway and Kari White, are presenting testimony for the Senate Health and Human Services Hearing.

U.S. News and World Report Op-Ed by Grossman.

Dan Grossman Publishes Op-Ed in U.S. News and World Report

Mon, Sep 12, 2016

An op-ed by TxPEP investigator Daniel Grossman entitled “Give Women Their Reproductive Revolution: It’s Long Past Time to Remove the FDA’s Unscientific Restrictions on the Abortion Pill” was published September 30, 2016 in U.S. News and World Report.

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TxPEP is Hiring a Bilingual Research Participant Interviewer!

Wed, Aug 31, 2016

TxPEP is hiring a bilingual (English / Spanish) research participant interviewer to work on the postpartum contraception project.

My Statesman.

TxPEP Op-Ed on Maternal Mortality by Joseph Potter and Kari White in Statesman

Tue, Aug 30, 2016

An op-ed by TxPEP investigators Joseph Potter and Kari White on maternal mortality was published in the Austin American-Statesman.

My Statesman op-ed.

"The Evidence in the State’s “Woman’s Right To Know” Booklet is Lacking," New Statesman Op-Ed by Daniel Grossman.

Fri, Aug 5, 2016

A new op-ed from TxPEP Investigator Daniel Grossman published in the Austin American-Statesman entitled "The Evidence in the State’s “Woman’s Right To Know” Booklet is Lacking" critiques the suggested revisions to the “Woman’s Right To Know” booklet.

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TxPEP Sends Letter to DSHS on "Woman's Right to Know" Booklet

Fri, Jul 29, 2016

TxPEP investigators sent a letter to the Texas Department of State Health Services in regards to the "Woman's Right to Know" booklet.

Texas State Capitol.

New Health Affairs Blog by Joseph Potter and Amanda Stevenson

Tue, Jun 28, 2016

Health Affairs Blog has featured a new piece by Joseph Potter and Amanda Stevenson entitled, "Is There Any Room Left for Empirical Research in Family Planning?"

Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Restrictions; Cites TxPEP Research

Mon, Jun 27, 2016

The Supreme Court struck down Texas' admitting privileges and ambulatory surgical center requirements in its Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt ruling, finding that these restrictions would place an undue burden on the right to an abortion. TxPEP research, including expert testimony of Dr. Daniel Grossman on clinic capacity, was quoted in the decision.

Houston Chronicle.

Kari White and Joe Potter Op-Ed in Houston Chronicle

Fri, May 20, 2016

The Houston Chronicle has published an op-ed by TxPEP investigator Dr. Kari White and lead investigator Dr. Joe Potter on Texas women's knowledge of and support for abortion restrictions.


MSNBC Publishes Op-Ed by Caitlin Gerdts on Burdens of Clinic Closures

Sun, May 15, 2016

An op-ed in MSNBC by TxPEP's Caitlin Gerdts discusses the burden that the closure of abortion clinics in Texas places on women.

Image from Newsweek op-ed.

Op-Ed by Daniel Grossman in Newsweek about Drop in Texas Abortion Rate

Thu, Apr 7, 2016

An op-ed by TxPEP's Daniel Grossman entitled "The Sudden Slump in Abortions in Texas Explained" is features in Newsweek.

New England Journal of Medicine.

New Research Shows the Impact of Defunding Planned Parenthood

Excluding affiliates of abortion providers led to decreased provision of highly effective contraception and subsequently led to increased Medicaid-paid births

Fri, Mar 18, 2016

American Journal of Public Health.

New TxPEP Research in AJPH Shows Burdens of Abortion Clinic Closures

Thu, Mar 17, 2016

New TxPEP research in the American Journal of Public Health shows a number of burdens on Texas women due to abortion clinic closures.

Op-ed by Daniel Grossman.

Op-Ed by Daniel Grossman Featured on Health Affairs Blog

Tue, Mar 1, 2016

An op-ed by TxPEP's Daniel Grossman entitled "Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt: Quantifying The Case’s Potential Impact On Abortion Access And Women’s Health" is featured on Health Affairs Blog.

New TxPEP study

New TxPEP Research Shows Impact of HB2 on Abortion Care: Obstacles and Delays

Tue, Feb 16, 2016

TxPEP research finds that when clinics closed as a result of HB2, women faced a variety of obstacles that delayed care and prevented some from obtaining a desired abortion.

Barriers to Postpartum Contraception Chart Preview

Study Shows 95% of Women with Unintended Pregnancies in the Two Years After a Delivery Had Unmet Demand for Implants, IUDs or Sterilization

Mon, Feb 15, 2016

A new TxPEP publication shows 95% of women with unintended pregnancies in the two years after a delivery had unmet demand for implants, IUDs or sterilization.

Op-ed by Daniel Grossman in Houston Chronicle.

Op-Ed by Daniel Grossman: The New Face of Self-Induced Abortion

Sun, Feb 14, 2016

An op-ed by TxPEP investigator Daniel Grossman has been featured in the Houston Chronicle.

Rep. Donna Howard.

Donna Howard Op-Ed Addresses TxPEP Research

Tue, Feb 2, 2016

An op-ed in the Austin-American Statesman by Rep. Donna Howard addresses recent TxPEP research published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

NPR All Things Considered

NPR All Things Considered Interviews TxPEP Investigator Kari White on Family Planning

Fri, Jan 29, 2016

The NPR program All Things Considered has recently Interviewed TxPEP Investigator Kari White in the story "Texas Tries to Repair Damage Wreaked Upon Family Planning Clinics."

New TxPEP study.

Women's Experiences After Planned Parenthood's Exclusion from a Family Planning Program in Texas: New TxPEP Publication

Thu, Jan 28, 2016

A new TxPEP article, "Women's Experiences After Planned Parenthood's Exclusion from a Family Planning Program in Texas," has been published in the academic journal Contraception.

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