Dr. Calhoun Lectures at Dartmouth on High Risk Pregnancies

Today, Dr. Byron Calhoun lectured at Dartmouth College on high risk pregnancies; his lecture can be viewed here. Over 50 students attended the lecture and based on the survey’s we distributed, many of said they had changed their opinion about terminating high risk pregnancies and have decided to advise their patients to continue their pregnancies with careful supervision.…

Judge recuses in Arkansas abortion-ban lawsuit

As we reported earlier in the week, the ACLU has brought suit to stop the new abortion heartbeat law from becoming permanent.  The Judge in the case has recuses himself, siting conflicts of interest. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A lawsuit challenging Arkansas’ new law banning most abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy has been assigned to a…

Notes from the Med Students for Life Tour

  Last week we traveled with Dr. Lanfranchi on our Spring Tour to present the abortion breast cancer link at Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University. A large number of pro-abortion medical students arrived to hear the presentation. After Dr. Lanfranchi gave her presentation, she opened the floor for discussion. The pro-abortion…

Medical Students for Life to Hold First Northeast

Regional Conference On Saturday April 27th, 2013, Medical Students for Life of America will be hosting a Northeast Regional Conference at Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine. Our featured speaker will be Dr. Byron Calhoun; he will address prenatal diagnosis and perinatal hospice. Dr. Calhoun will be joined by physicians such as Dr. Nicole N.…

Suit claims teen assaulted outside abortion clinic

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A Tennessee woman has filed a lawsuit claiming that her teenage son was assaulted by a pro-abortion rights activist outside an Alabama clinic. Kristy Vogel, of Lawrenceburg, Tenn., says her 16-year-old son was assaulted by a volunteer patient escort in front of the Alabama Women’s Center for Reproductive Alternatives on Dec. 1, 2012. Vogel’s…

Courage in Medical School

The idea of starting a Med Students for Life group at your Medical School can be daunting when you consider the demands of your M1 and M2 schedule. Not to mention the stigma that is placed on students who dare to speak up on behalf of life-affirming medical care for the preborn and their mothers.…