Section chief Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH, and Section faculty Amy Whitaker, MD, MSc, have co-edited the book Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women. Published by Springer, the book provides evidence-based and up-to-date information for clinicians, as well as resources to pass on to patients. Dr. Gilliam is also Founder and Director of Ci3 (the Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health).
From the Springer website:
Now more than ever there is a need for youth to learn about and use contraception consistently and effectively. Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women is a valuable resource for gynecologists and primary care practitioners who are on the front lines when it comes to discussing, recommending, and prescribing contraceptive options to adolescent and young adult women … This book serves as an excellent reference for family physicians, adolescent medicine physicians, gynecologists, and anyone who wishes to learn and implement best contraceptive counseling and provision practices.
Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women will be available in softcover and ebook on May 31. Preorder here.