2/22/18 - “Re-examining Unintended and ’Teen Pregnancy‘ Using a Justice-Informed Lens”

Sonya Borrero, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science
Director, Center for Women's Health Research and Innovation (CWHRI)
Director, Career Education and Enhancement for Health Care Research Diversity (CEED) Program
Co-Director, VA Advanced Fellowship Program in Women’s Health, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Brief Summary of Lecture: Public health and clinical paradigms view unintended and adolescent pregnancies as uniformly negative events. Dr. Borrero will challenge current assumptions about how reproduction “should” occur and offer patient-centered strategies to help women and young people across diverse populations to make meaningful and informed decisions about their own bodies and lives.

Start Date: February 22
End Date: February 22
Time: 8-9 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224