Advisory Committee

CORE is guided by a dedicated group of multidisciplinary, multi-specialty health professionals with experience in a variety of educational settings. These experts are responsible for facilitating strategic partnerships and ensuring that CORE meets the educational and practice needs of appropriate audiences. 

Barbara Clark, MPAS, PA-C
Knox OB-GYN, Ltd.
Galesburg, IL

Lee Lee Doyle, MA, PhD (Co-Chair)
Professor Emeritus, Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Eve Espey, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Angel Foster, DPhil, MD, AM
Senior Associate
Ibis Reproductive Health
Cambridge, MA

Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Chief, Section of Family Planning and Contraceptive Research
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Marji Gold, MD
Professor, Family and Social Medicine
Director, Family Planning Fellowship
Director, Center for Reproductive Health Education in Family Medicine (RHEDI)
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

Beth Jordan, MD
Medical Director
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Washington, DC

Cathy Lazarus, MD, FACP (Co-Chair)
Senior Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Medical Education
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

Patricia Murphy, CNM, DrPH, FACNM
Annette Poulson Cumming Presidential Endowed Chair in Women's and Reproductive Health
University of Utah College of Nursing
Salt Lake City, UT

Susan Rawlins, MS, RNC, WHNP
Director of Education
National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health
Pottsboro, TX

Carolyn Westhoff, MD, MSc
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, Population and Family Health
Director, Division of Family Planning and Preventive Services
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

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