Emergency Contraception at UIC: What to Know, What to Do

Date / Time

February 29, 2024

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Details and registration.

What is emergency contraception and why is it important on a college campus like UIC?

Join the Women’s Leadership and Resource Center in person or via Zoom for a panel discussion that aims to engage the UIC community by exploring the meaning of emergency contraception, access and availability of emergency contraception on campus, the barriers that potential users face and what needs to happen to remove those barriers, the relationship between emergency contraception and reproductive justice, and how we can address challenges in terms of institutional support and student awareness.


  • Jennifer Brier, Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies and History.
  • Raphael Florestal-Kevelier, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Health and Wellness.
  • Erica Hinz, Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology.
  • Katie Kaczmarski, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice.


Food, safety and accessibility:

  • Masks are required for in-person attendees.
  • Snacks will be available.
  • Building and suite accessibility info is available on our website.
  • Captions will be enabled on Zoom.

Please contact us with any questions or access requests: wlrc@uic.edu or 312-413-1025.

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