content contributor rana barar

Rana E. Barar, MPH

University of California San Francisco

Rana Barar is Senior Program Manager at UCSF’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), leading structural change to ensure that UCSF’s research advances health equity. Prior to CTSI, Rana co-directed the Turnaway Study at Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH). Her work was featured in the book The Turnaway Study: Ten Years, a Thousand Women, and the Consequences of Having–Or Being Denied–An Abortion. At ANSIRH, she oversaw a range of studies on the safety and acceptability of alternative methods of provision of medication abortion. Rana is also deeply committed to inclusion and anti-racism initiatives at UCSF.