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Christie Vilsack Visits with Area Health Care Professionals

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Samantha Smith

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Christie Vilsack, Executive Director of the Iowa Initiative to Reduce Unintended Pregnancies was in Knoxville yesterday afternoon to discuss the program with area health care professionals. The initiative is a five year research project working to reduce the high rate of unintended pregnancies in women ages 18-30. Vilsack spoke with representatives from Knoxville Hospital and Clinics and Marion County Public Health to discuss the issue in hope of reducing unintended pregnancies through networking, research and public outreach.