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Kelly Blanchard

Ibis Reproductive Health

Kelly is President of Ibis Reproductive Health, a global research organization that drives change through research and principled partnerships that advance reproductive autonomy, choices, and health worldwide. Kelly’s research has included studies on improving contraception and abortion technologies; expanding access to and quality of reproductive health services; and documenting the impact of policies on people’s sexual and reproductive health around the world.

Kelly received the Outstanding Young Professional Award from the Population, Family Planning and Reproductive Health Section of the APHA and the Darroch Award from the Guttmacher Institute.

Taking Action: Making Roe Real for All Women

 On this 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we honor and celebrate US women’s legal right to abortion, and we reaffirm our commitment to ensuring that abortion is accessible to women everywhere, and that the promise of the decision is a reality for all of us.