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Dobb's statement

UCSF Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

PDF icon Letter to UCSF Chancellor Hawgood & UCSF Leadership with recommendations regarding abortion access & training actions.

Media Advocacy Training

Berkeley Media Studies Group

Berkeley Media Studies Group


Examples of advocacy activities include:

  • Policy advocacy
  • Communications
  • Dissemination of relevant research
  • Work with professional organizations
  • Internal advocacy within UCSF to change policies to benefit patients

Ob, Gyn & RS Committee Charge:

  • Take inventory of the department’s advocacy activities, interests, and needs
  • Review and analyze activities to optimize opportunities
  • Promote advocacy efforts for collaboration within the department and for increased visibility at the local, state, and national levels
  • Develop skill-building activities and resources to help the department’s faculty and staff advance their advocacy work
  • Process, findings, and recommendations to be reviewed presented to the department Leadership Council, twice per year and at All Hands Faculty meeting