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 and Please find the meeting agenda and remote log-in information below! Please also share the invitation for this meeting with your networks.




The PACC Steering Committee

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 encouraged~

8:30-9:00 Breakfast

9:00 Welcome and Introductions

9:15 Where are we now, Where are we going?

From Postabortion care to Comprehensive abortion care: Global and country lessons.

10:15   Technical Update: Global models and lessons for expanding health worker roles and access to postabortion and abortion care

Rationale for and global models of task sharing postabortion and abortion care with a discussion of new facilitating international guidelines and recommendations, including WHO’s Guidelines for Health worker roles in providing safe abortion care and post-abortion contraception. Will include sharing and discussion of country experiences.

11:30  Updates from Partners: including an update on Abortion Stigma Mitigation work by InRoads

12:00-12:30 Lunch

12:30 Consortium Transition Workshop

An interactive and collaborative workshop to shape the future of the consortium

2:30 Housekeeping & closing remarks


Remote Log-in Information – Please register prior to the meeting and you will receive a link via email to join!


Please register for PAC Consortium Annual Meeting on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM EDT at:

Please join the PAC Consortium to share technical updates, engage in a collaborative and inclusive process toward expanding our scope beyond PAC to include safe abortion care to the fullest extent permitted in each setting, and utilize key technical sessions to bridge divides and facilitate knowledge sharing between contexts. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training. Brought to you by GoToTraining® Online Training Made Easy™ Citrix Systems, Inc. | 7414 Hollister Avenue | Goleta, CA 93117