Dr. Douglas Laube recently returned from Washington, DC after a one-year Jefferson Science Fellowship. Dr. Laube worked with the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID ), Office of Population and Reproductive Health, Bureau of Global Health (GH/PRH) and was involved with work related to the expansion of global services materials in Post Abortion Care [PAC], contraceptive provision, and maternal health risk from such disorders as post-partum hemorrhage, unsafe abortion, pre-eclampsia/eclampsia. Additionally, he was involved with assessing morbidities accruing from the lack of provision of quality women’s reproductive health care, including fistula and female genital mutilation. Dr. Laube continues to support the initiatives of USAID’s Office of Population and Reproductive Health.
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