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The Future of Reproductive Justice
American Constitution Society



January 2019
Dr Sara, featured panelist with
Kristine Kippins CAC &
Jennifer Wang DCAF


Temple Sinai Zwerdling Shabbaton 2018


Dr Sara, featured panelist
Brenda Miller DCC to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
Helene Krasnow, Planned Parenthood Federation
moderated by
Barbara Weinstein, Religious Action Center


Dr Sara featured Guest November
Advocates & Experts with Bonnie Friedman




Reproductive Justice at All Souls Church Unitarian Oct 14, 2018
Jewish Faith & Abortioncare


Marie-Claire profiles Dr Sara June 2017

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Quoted in SELF online 7.24.2018

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The Hill OpEd online 6.15.18

Quoted online in Mic October 4, 2017

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“Neurologically, the science is pretty incontrovertible,” Sara Imershein, an OB-GYN in Washington, D.C., said by phone. “We do not believe that a 20-week fetus can perceive pain. There are nerves, but the connections are incomplete and can’t register pain. … It’s a political myth.”
....and really?
“If we really are concerned about fetal pain, I think we have to outlaw labor,” Imershein, the OB-GYN, said. “If you’re going to come up with a myth about fetal pain, you’ve got to remember that the average newborn has spent hours upside down with crushing muscular tension on their head every one to five minutes.”


with Rep Michelle Lujan-Grisham (NM-D)
Dr Sara's speech celebrated introduction of the
"HEAL for Immigrant Women and Families Act”
June 6, 2017



Quoted online in Kveller May 15, 2017
by Author Steph Herold


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Quoted online BuzzFeed April 19, 2017


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Women's March on Washington
January 21, 2017


Dr Sara with NARAL's Ilyse Hogue
Family and Friends and
Hundreds of Thousands in Solidarity
Support Freedom, Autonomy, Compassion, Peace,
Equal Rights and Opportunity for ALL,
Respect for our Planet and each other.





Quoted online SHAPE Jan 17, 2017
Abortion & Unintended Pregnancy are DOWN Because the Affordable Care Act (ACA) WORKS

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IssueTime Panel on ABORTION



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Decisive SCOTUS Victory for
Whole Women's Health
June 27, 2016

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Awaiting the Historic 5-3 Decision
Dr Sara addressed the crowd reminding us:
Abortion is Medical - NOT Political
June 27, 2017



Rally to Protect Abortion Access
Whole Women's Health v Hellerstat
March 2, 2016

Dr Imershein spoke on the steps of SCOTUS declaring:
Abortion is Medical - Not Political


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see to Dr Sara's brief speech


HHS Office of Women's Health BLOG
Features Dr Imershein April 8, 2016

What Your Gynecologist Wants You to Know


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Abortion Speak-Out Jan 19, 2016
1 in 3 Campaign's
2nd Annual, 6 Hour live-streaming event


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Dr Imershein speaking in the US Senate
Dr Imershein speaking for Reproductive Justice at the U.S. Senate
With Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA),
Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) July 2013


Dr Imershein's "Walk for Women's Justice"
at the Supreme Court Aug 2012


Standing for Reproductive Justice with Senator Mikulski (D-MD),
Senator Feingold (D-CA),
and Senator Sheehan (D-NH) March 2012


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Dr Imershein, Faculty Advisor to
GWU Student Chapter of the
American Medical Women's Association


Dr Sara LETTER To The EDITOR published
about the perpetrator of fraudulent PP videos
Washington Post Oct 2015

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Click HERE to Read the Original WaPo profile

Dr Sara featured in webinar by NARAL Virginia
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Read: Dr I speaks out against Utah's absurd law requiring fetal anesthesia for abortion March 31, 2016
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and more at The Guardian online

Quoted online ELLE April 5, 2017


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On Capitol Hill with Rep Eleanor Holmes Norton, ADVOCATING FOR Womens Health with DC OBGYNs March 2016 AGOG CLC

Zubik v Burwell May 16, 2016
Dr Sara speaks about SCOTUS' Non-decision


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Support for DC's Defending Women's Health Protection Act of 2017
March 2017 Dr Sara gave testimony at DC Council
December 2017 spoke at the rally before the legislation passed - reminding us:
Women's Health is Medical, Not Political


Read about it here!

OB Crisis in DC
Dr Sara & colleagues petition DC Council:
Establish a DC Maternal Mortality Review Committee
December 7, 2017


DC Abortion Fund's Peace, Joy & Choice holiday party December 2017
DCAF sponsor Dr Sara with future abortion providers: GTN & GWU Med Students for Choice leaders

ACOG and local OBGYNs support
DC Maternal Mortality Review Committee

DC Section Vice-Chair Dr Sara speaks out:
Just the beginning...


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for Reproductive Rights



Standing for the
Women's Equality Agenda
NYC June 2013


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Read Colleague Dr Willie Parker's book: Life's Work: A Moral Argument for Choice