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Michelle McGowan


Research Professor | Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati

McGowan is a Research Professor in the Ethics Center at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, the Departments of Pediatrics, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Cincinnati. She completed her PhD in Women Studies at the University of Washington and postdoctoral training in bioethics at the Center for Genetic Research Ethics and Law at Case Western Reserve University. McGowan leads OPEN’s Abortion Clinic Closures and Care Churn project, documenting the impact of federal and state health policies on abortion clinics, obstetricians, gynecologists, and genetic counselors in the Ohio River Valley.