• Change in Distance to Nearest Facility and Abortion in Texas, 2012 to 2014 

      Grossman, D.; White, K.; Hopkins, K.; Potter, J. E. (2017-01-19)
      This Research Letter demonstrates that increases in travel distance to the nearest abortion clinic caused by clinic closures between 2012 and 2014 were closely associated with decreases in the official number of abortions ...
    • Cutting Family Planning in Texas 

      White, K.; Grossman, D.; Hopkins, K.; Potter, J. (2012-09-27)
      Recently, efforts to expand access to contraception through the Affordable Care Act ignited a broad debate regarding the proper role of government in this sphere, and proposals have been put forth to eliminate Title X. In ...
    • Effect of Removal of Planned Parenthood from the Texas Women's Health Program 

      Stevenson, A.; Flores-Vazquez, I.; Allgeyer, R.; Schenkkan, P.; Potter, J. (2016-02-03)
      Background: Texas is one of several states that have barred Planned Parenthood affiliates from providing health care services with the use of public funds. After the federal government refused to allow (and courts blocked) ...
    • The Use of Public Health Evidence in Whole Woman’s Health v Hellerstedt 

      Grossman, D. (2016-11-07)
      [This piece, written for the JAMA Internal Medicine "Viewpoints" section, discusses the impacts of House Bill 2, as documented by TxPEP research, and the use of research-based evidence in Whole Woman's Health v Hellerstedt.] ...
    • Women's Experience Obtaining Abortion Care in Texas after Implementation of Restrictive Abortion Laws: A Qualitative Study 

      Baum, Sarah E.; White, Kari; Hopkins, Kristine; Potter, Joseph E.; Grossman, Daniel (2016-10-26)
      Background: In November 2013, Texas implemented three abortion restrictions included in House Bill 2 (HB 2). Within six months, the number of facilities providing abortion decreased by almost half, and the remaining ...
    • Women’s Experiences Seeking Publicly Funded Family Planning Services in Texas 

      Hopkins, Kristine; White, Kari; Linkin, Fran; Hubert, Celia; Grossman, Daniel; Potter, Joseph E. (2015-01-30)
      Little is known about low-income women's and teenagers’ experiences accessing publicly funded family planning services, particularly after policy changes are made that affect the cost of and access to such services. Eleven ...