Ohio Policy Evaluation Network
OPEN researchers led by Dr. Meredith Field show how OB-GYNs navigate Ohio's abortion regulations to provide care for their patients.
OPEN Statement on the U.S. Supreme Court Draft Opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
Official statement from OPEN researchers on the leaked Supreme Court decision for Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.
Op-ed in the Columbus Dispatch by OPEN researchers Dr. Payal Chakraborty and Dr. Danielle Bessett.
Dr. Danielle Bessett summarizes the scientific research on the impact of abortion restrictions.
WOSU 89.7 NPR News highlights OPEN research on the impact of restrictive policies on abortion care access.
10TV WBNS examines the potential impact of an abortion ban in Ohio, featuring OPEN studies.
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Our team of interdisciplinary researchers works to understand reproductive health care access and outcomes in Ohio and beyond. We give health care providers and stakeholders timely and relevant data to help them serve their communities and to inform their approaches to care. We give lawmakers the evidence they need to make decisions about health care policy, ensuring Ohioans can get the health care they deserve.Meet Our Team