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.
July 6, 2021
Kaller S, Isabel Muñoz, MPH, Sharma S, Tayel S, Chris Ahlbach, Clare Cook, Upadhyay UD. Abortion service availability during the COVID-19 pandemic: Results from a national census of abortion facilities in the U.S.. Contraception: X. July 2021; [Epub ahead of print].
June 18, 2021
Kaller S, Natalie Morris, MPH, Biggs MA, Baba F, Rafie S, Raine-Bennett T, Creinin MD, Berry E, Micks EA, Meckstroth KR, Averbach S, Grossman D. Pharmacists' knowledge, perspectives, and experiences with mifepristone dispensing for medication abortion. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. June 2021; S1544-3191(21)00285-5. [Epub ahead of print].
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.