From this Sunday November 15th - Saturday 21st the UCLA Reproductive Health Interest Group (RHIG) will be partnering with California Family Health Council for LARC Awareness Week. LARC’s (Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives) are the most effective and convenient forms of birth control and have up to 99% effectiveness in preventing pregnancy. Once implanted by a … Continue reading RHIG Partners with California Family Health Council for LARC Awareness Week!
Starting this week, our blog is going to be featuring some fresh and new content written by our very own RHIG members! The stories we share are their own experiences with reproductive health and justice, and the challenges and successes we encounter along the way. To start us off is a piece from our RHIG … Continue reading RHIG Guest Blogger Series Presents: With Liberty and [Reproductive] Justice for All
Please Join UCLA RHIG at our last meeting of the quarter! It will be Tuesday, November 17th from 6-7:30 in the CHS building.RHIG has some very exciting stuff planned for the coming year and we are thrilled to share it with our lovely members! Dinner will be provided. All members new and returning are welcome … Continue reading RHIG Meeting November 17th
This month, UCLA RHIG had the opportunity to host PPLA for a multi-night Sexual Education Training course! Done over the course of two evenings, these courses were taught by PPLA representatives and gave a comprehensive, interactive overview of various sex ed topics, focusing on STIs and Birth Control methods. RHIG members who completed the course … Continue reading UCLA RHIG Hosts Planned Parenthood Los Angeles for Sex Ed Training
Attention all FSPH Students! Check out this opportunity from the BIXBY Center to participate in this quarter's BIXBY Journal Club. The theme is this quarter is "Reproduction and Society". An interesting selection of readings regarding critical issues in Reproductive Health will be discussed. Additionally, for participants interested in the BIXBY Certificate, the Journal Club qualifies … Continue reading BIXBY Journal Club
Save the date! On October 12th, the UCLA Bixby Center will host Dr. Geoffrey Anguyo for an evening to discuss his exciting, critically important work with adolescents in Uganda. No reservations necessary. We hope to see you there! More info is available here.
Currently there are approximately 30,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles County. The UCLA Reproductive Health Interest Group is dedicating to advocating for and creating social change, improving reproductive rights and HIV/AIDS health outcomes in the Los Angeles Community. As part of our commitment to advocating reproductive justice, the RHIG team is participating in … Continue reading Join RHIG in the AIDS Walk Los Angeles – October 11th!