2011 Contributor Bios

The following people contributed to the 2011 edition of “Our Bodies, Ourselves” or to health articles on this site. 

Hilary Gerber, DO

Hilary Gerber is a family practice resident who completed a pre-doctoral research fellowship on labor and delivery interventions. Before medical school, she trained … More

Henci Goer

Henci Goer, award-winning medical writer and internationally known speaker, is an acknowledged expert on evidence-based maternity care. Her first book, "Obstetric Myths Versus … More

Cynthia A. Gómez

Cynthia A. Gómez is founding director of the Health Equity Institute at San Francisco State University, an organization dedicated to innovative community-science partnerships … More

Arielle Greenberg

By cornershop |
Arielle Greenberg is the author of two books of poetry and co-editor of several poetry anthologies. Her latest book is "Home/Birth: A Poemic," … More

Alan Greene, MD, FAAP

Alan Greene is a practicing pediatrician and a leading voice in children's health and the environment. He is a graduate of Princeton University … More

Marjorie Greenfield, MD

Marjorie Greenfield is author of "The Working Woman's Pregnancy Book" and is a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Case Western Reserve University … More
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Susan Greenhalgh

By Kiki Zeldes |
Susan Greenhalgh is a professor of anthropology and the John King and Wilma Cannon Fairbank Professor of Chinese Society at Harvard. Previously, she … More

Margaret Morganroth Gullette, PhD

Margaret Morganroth Gullette is a prize-winning writer of nonfiction, and an internationally known age critic, essayist, and activist. Her latest book, "Agewise: Fighting … More