Julie Burkhart: Fighting for Reproductive Justice with Perseverance – “Come Hell or High Water”
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 (Lunch)
TIME: 11:30am – Bar opens; 12:15pm – Lunch served; 1-2pm – Presentation and Q&A
TYPE: Speaker Luncheon
Ten years have passed since the assassination of Julie Burkhart’s former boss and mentor, Dr. George Tiller, medical director of Women’s Health Care Services.
Ms. Burkhart will reflect on the journey since her mentor’s assassination and the rise of Trust Women, an organization that opens clinics that provide reproductive health care in underserved communities. She also will address the current political climate and how Trust Women, in the face of adversity, is continuing to push the movement so that all women in underserved communities will have access to reproductive health care.
PRICE: $25 Members; $30 Non-members; $15 Young Dems (Includes lunch); $10 Lecture only.