Fighting Abortion Restrictions in a Hostile State: My Experience Testifying at the Texas Legislature
by Katie Hansen MS1 at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin The 2017 legislative session in Texas has been a disheartening one for women and the pro-choice movement. State lawmakers have already proposed 17 bills that would make it more difficult for women to access abortion. On February 15th, I testified at …
Abortion Training Institutes
Medical Students for Choice’s Abortion Training Institutes (ATIs) provide medical students with an intensive educational opportunity to learn about abortion from family planning experts. The ATI will prepare you for future training in abortion care in a small group environment. Priority will be given to those who plan to provide abortion care in their future practice.
Accepted applicants will receive full funding to attend. Admission is highly competitive.
Date: The next ATI will be held in September, 2017.
Advance your abortion Education
Medical students participate with reproductive health experts in small-group sessions covering the clinical aspects of abortion care and provision.
Sessions we offer:
- First Trimester Abortion
- Advocacy Training
- Products of Conception in the First Trimester
- Provider Panel
- Second Trimester Abortion
- Values Clarification
- Hands-on Training…and more!
We will be organizing an ATI in September. Please check back for further details.