Date: July 18th, 2017
By: Pat Paluzzi
Healthy Teen Network President and CEO, Pat Paluzzi, recently responded to the Trump administration’s decision to prematurely shorten project periods for Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program (TPPP) grantees.
Check out her response in Reveal’s article, Trump Administration Suddenly Pulls Plug on Teen Pregnancy Programs. You can also read more in these related articles:
- Trump Cuts Over $200 Million from Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs (Teen Vogue, 7/16/2017)
- Trump Administration Cuts $214 Million From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs (Elle, 7/17/2017)
- Trump Quietly Cuts Millions From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs (Carbonated TV, 7/18/2017)
About the Author
Patricia Paluzzi, CNM, DrPH, President and CEO of Healthy Teen Network, has been active in the fields of reproductive, and maternal and child health for over 40 years, as a clinician, researcher, administrator, and advocate. Her clinical and content expertise spans the full scope of midwifery care, substance abuse, intimate partner violence, high-risk maternal child health (including pregnant teens), incorporating men into clinical services, and trauma-informed approaches.