Contributors

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Laura Kaplan

Laura Kaplan

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Laura Kaplan is a lifelong activist and the author of "The Story of Jane: The Legendary Underground Feminist Abortion Service." She was a … More
Mara Kardas-Nelson

Mara Kardas-Nelson

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Mara Kardas-Nelson is a journalist and researcher focusing on health, environment, social justice, development, local culture, and international affairs. Her work has appeared … More
Elizabeth Kavaler

Elizabeth Kavaler, MD

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Elizabeth Kavaler is an attending urologist at both Lenox Hill Hospital and New York Presbyterian, director of urogynecology at Lenox Hill Hospital, and … More
Barbara Keddy

Barbara Keddy

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Barbara Keddy's research in women's health has a focus on race, age and culture. She has received Canadian national and provincial funding developing … More
Jean Kilbourne

Jean Kilbourne

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Jean Kilbourne is internationally recognized for her groundbreaking work on the image of women in advertising and for her critical studies of alcohol … More
Tekoa L KIng

Tekoa L. King CNM, MPH

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Tekoa L. King is a clinical health sciences professor in the School of Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco. She is … More
Sheryl A Kingsberg

Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD

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Sheryl Kingsberg is the chief of behavioral medicine at MacDonald Women's Hospital/University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Professor in Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry … More
Katy B Kozhimannil

Katy B. Kozhimannil, PhD, MPA

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Katy B. Kozhimannil is an assistant professor in the Division of Health Policy and Management at the University of Minnesota School of Public … More
Kathryn Krase

Kathryn Krase

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Kathryn Krase is a social worker, lawyer, social work educator and mom to Jack. Her interest in reproductive rights grew out of an … More