Press Release

Contraceptive Technology Update with Jeff Spieler

When: April 29, 2015, 1-3 pm EST, or join us for lunch prior to the update at 12:30 pm

Where: E2A Office or remote via Go To Webinar

Jeff Spieler will be at E2A on April 29 to discuss need-to-know information on current contraceptive technology and insights into new technology that is currently being introduced and will be introduced in the near future. Those who cannot make it in person can join remotely via Go To Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1029517083518749698.

About Jeff Spieler

Jeff Spieler has more than 43 years of experience working internationally on contraceptive research and development, family planning and reproductive health.  In December 2014, he retired and was the Senior Technical Advisor for Science and Technology in Population and Reproductive Health (PRH) at USAID.  Previously, in PRH at USAID he was the Senior Science Advisor (2007-2008), the Chief of the Research Division (1993-2007) and Biomedical Scientist (1983-1992).  Prior to joining USAID, Jeff spent 11 years as a Scientist in the Human Reproduction Programme at WHO in Geneva (1972-1983) and six years as a bench researcher at Lederle Laboratories (pharmaceutical company) in Pearl River, NY (1967-1972).  Jeff has a B.Sc. in Zoology, University of Florida (1967), a M.Sc. in Zoological Sciences and Reproductive Biology, Rutgers University (1971), and was awarded and Honorary Doctorate in Public Service from the University of Florida in 2002.

If you are coming to the E2A office, please RSVP to llundstrom@e2aproject.org.