Join us as we expand our scope!

Dear PAC Consortium Community, We are writing to provide updates on the Postabortion Care Consortium (PACC) and build upon or last email informing on the expanded scope of the Consortium. Over the last year the Steering Committee has reflected on our mission, evaluated the progress we have made, and discussed our vision for the future. The Consortium will expand its scope beyond postabortion care (PAC) to include safe abortion care to the fullest extent permitted in each context. We believe in the importance of addressing PAC as part of a continuum … Read more →

Competency Seven in Practice: Case Studies in Abortion-related Care for Pregnancy Termination or Loss

Join us at ICM Triennial Congress 2017 for an interactive session on Competency Seven. We will hear from midwives practicing across contexts and discuss clinical cases in abortion-related care for pregnancy termination or loss, including postabortion care. This session will offer an opportunity to share experiences from different care settings in multiple countries, gain clinical knowledge, and clarify points of confusion. Certificates of participation will be awarded. Please RSVP to info@pac-consortium.org by June 17, 2017.

Join us TOMORROW (9am -3pm EST) for the PAC Consortium Annual Meeting!

Dear Colleagues,   Please join us tomorrow for the Postabortion Care Consortium’s Annual Meeting! The meeting will be held from 9am (breakfast at 8:30) until 3pm EST at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20036 (or virtually-Remote participation encouraged).  Please rsvp to Erin DeGraw at edegraw@pathfinder.org   Postabortion Care Consortium Fall Meeting & Technical Update Wednesday October 12th, 9am- 3pm  Light breakfast at 8:30, lunch included Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW | Washington, DC 20036 ~Remote Participation is welcome and … Read more →

PAC Consortium Annual Meeting- October 12, 2016

Dear Colleagues,   Please join us for the day long PAC Consortium Meeting on October 12, 2016. The meeting will be held from 9am (breakfast at 8:30) until 3pm EST at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20036 (or virtually).  Please rsvp to Erin DeGraw at edegraw@pathfinder.org and Please find the meeting agenda and remote log-in information below! Please also share the invitation for this meeting with your networks.   Sincerely,   The PACC Steering Committee Postabortion Care Consortium Fall Meeting & Technical Update Wednesday October … Read more →

Postabortion Care: 20 Years of Strong Evidence on Emergency Treatment, Family Planning, and Other Programming Components

The Global Health: Science and Practice has released a new article highlighting evidence from 20 years of postabortion care studies. For those interested, you can find a link to the full PDF below!     Global Health: Science and Practice Global Health: Science and Practice Advance Access articles for August 25, 2016 REVIEW Postabortion Care: 20 Years of Strong Evidence on Emergency Treatment, Family Planning, and Other Programming Components Douglas Huber, Carolyn Curtis, Laili Irani, Sara Pappa, Lauren Arrington Full Text (PDF)   Twenty years of postabortion care (PAC) studies … Read more →

Pathfinder to Lead PAC Consortium

Pathfinder International assumed the Chair of the PAC Consortium from EngenderHealth during an auxiliary event to the International Conference on Family Planning.  As Chair, over the next two years, Pathfinder International will steward a collaborative process that will expand the scope of the Consortium’s work to advance post-abortion care as part of the full spectrum of comprehensive abortion care. “The Consortium has and will continue to play a vital role in improving services for women who suffer from complications related to miscarriage and abortion.  Broadening the focus of the Consortium … Read more →