Shelly Kaller has been a Senior Research Associate at the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health since 2005, conducting research and evaluation for adolescent and women’s health programs. She currently directs the Health and Reproductive Choices (HeR Choices) Study at ANSIRH, which explores the psychosocial motivations and structural factors that influence women’s contraceptive choices. She is also managing a clinical trial to investigate the feasibility, acceptability, and effectiveness of the provision of medication abortion via pharmacy dispensing. Ms. Kaller’s experience also includes conducting program evaluation of school-based health center services, HIV/STD prevention education in California public schools, teen pregnancy prevention programs, and school wellness initiatives. Ms. Kaller received her Master of Public Health degree from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, with an emphasis on population and family health.
April 5, 2021
Kaller S, Daniel S, Raifman S, Biggs MA, Grossman D. Pre-abortion informed consent through telemedicine vs. in person: Differences in patient demographics and visit satisfaction. Women's Health Issues. April 2021; [Epub ahead of print].
March 10, 2021
Grossman D, Baba F, Kaller S, Biggs MA, Raifman S, Tanvi Gurazada, Rafie S, Averbach S, Meckstroth KR, Micks EA, Berry E, Raine-Bennett T, Creinin MD. Medication abortion with pharmacist dispensing of mifepristone. Obstetrics & Gynecology. March 2021; [Epub ahead of print].
January 23, 2021
Berglas NF, Kimport K, Mays A, Kaller S, Biggs MA. "It's worked well for me": Young women's reasons for choosing lower-efficacy contraceptive methods. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. January 2021; [Epub ahead of print].
December 26, 2020
Wingo E, Ralph LJ, Kaller S, Biggs MA. Abortion method preference among people presenting for abortion care. Contraception. December 2020; 103(4):269-275.
December 10, 2020
Biggs MA, Neilands TB, Kaller S, Ralph LJ. Developing and validating the Psychosocial Burden among people Seeking Abortion Scale (PB-SAS). PLOS One. December 2020; 15(12):e0242463.
December 1, 2020
Biggs MA, Tome L, Mays A, Kaller S, Harper CC, Freedman LR. The fine line between informing and coercing: Community health center clinicians' approaches to counseling young people about IUDs. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. December 2020; 52(4):245-252.