December 2010 Newsletter

        Holiday greeting from Safe Motherhood Director

As we enter the holiday season, I would like to thank you for your support this year.Suellen MillerWith your help we have brought the NASG to hundreds of women in Africa and Asia, have spread the results of our NASG research through scientific journals and international conferences, and moved into the final phase of our research in Zambia and Zimbabwe.This newsletter is dedictated to the  300,000+ women that died this year from pregnancy and childbirth complications along with our sincere wishes that next year fewer women die so needlessly.

Dr. Suellen Miller
Director, Safe Motherhood Program, UCSF
Listen to Dr. Miller talk about Safe Motherhood on the radio!

Aired on December 14th on Here Women Talk Radio Network, Deb Colitti – host of ‘Life on Purpose’ Radio – interviewed Dr. Suellen Miller on Safe Motherhood, the NASG and more! Listen to it now by clicking here.
  Special Focus on Women’s Reproductive HealthWe are excited to announce the Special Section on Global Women’s Reproductive Health in the current issue of Journal of Women’s Health, which is co-edited by Suellen Miller. Other contributors from the University of California, San Francisco’s Center of Expertise on Women’s Global Health and Empowerment include Dr. Anke Hemmerling, Carinne Meyer, and Dr. Amy Stenson. Putting the spotlight on essential issues of women’s health.