Dr. Megan L. Evans

Dr. Megan L. Evans is an obstetrician and gynecologist at Tufts Medical Center in Boston as well as an assistant professor at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Evans has a strong history in women’s health advocacy and has been asked to speak around the country on advocacy in medicine.

A Young Doctor’s Response to President Obama’s Plan B Failure: Where Is the Scientific Integrity?

Experts, who we count on for guidance and sound evidence-based medicine, have repeatedly shown Plan B to be not only extremely effective, but incredibly safe. Although the experts in the FDA agreed with the well-researched and well-presented data on Plan B, Secretary Sebelius and President Obama chose to ignore their expertise and base their decision on politics, not science.

The Foxx Amendment: Without Providers There Is No Choice

A woman in a small town in the Midwest enters an emergency room with a massive infection because her fetus has died and is causing a massive infection in her body. However, not one of the OB/GYNs on call that night is competent enough to successfully complete the procedure needed to save her life.  This is a true story.

Dr. Tiller’s Death Must Not be in Vain

Now is the time to recognize the real threat to abortion providers and women seeking their services. Now is the time to recognize the extreme lack of abortion providers and resources for women. Now is the time to recognize Dr. Tiller as a hero, and perhaps in death he can truly change the face of the pro-choice movement and the future of abortion care.

Common Ground-is it feasible?

To make new, sustainable legislation and policy on the legal issues surrounding abortion, Obama has brought together leaders in both the pro-choice and anti-choice movements to work together.  But will it work?