Author: Eldon Marr

Contraceptive choice, access, and affordability are core determinants of an individuals’ economic and personal health. Access to contraceptives has improved women’s rates of enrollment and graduation from higher education, contributed to significant increases in women’s participation in the workforce, and is connected to increased wages.[i] Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) are community-based providers that exist to meet patients where […]

At Medicines360, our culture is built on a shared passion for advancing women’s health, driven by a team of experts who know the science, and trailblazers who shape new systems and construct solutions for the challenges women face every day. When Stacey Manley previously worked at Medicines360, it marked his first foray into social impact […]

Product Expands Access to High-Quality Contraception for Women in Africa SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON and NAIROBI– August 2, 2021 – Medicines360, MSI Reproductive Choices (MSI) and Marie Stopes Kenya (MSK) today announced the launch of AVIBELA (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg in Kenya. This is the third launch of Medicines360’s hormonal intrauterine device (IUD) in […]

Dr. Raine-Bennett brings passionate expertise in improving health outcomes for women SAN FRANCISCO – July 6, 2021 – Medicines360, a global nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical organization, has appointed Tina Raine-Bennett, MD, MPH, FACOG, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately, following a broad national search. With over 30 years of experience, Dr. Raine-Bennett has an extensive […]

SAN FRANCISCO and MORRISTOWN, N.J.: Medicines360, a mission-driven nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical organization, and HRA Pharma, a global consumer healthcare company, announced today that the two organizations are partnering to support U.S. publicly funded family planning clinics’ access to prescription emergency contraceptive ulipristal acetate (UPA), commonly known in the U.S. as ella®. HRA Pharma first […]

In April 2021, the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (IUD) also known as the hormonal IUD or hormonal intrauterine system (IUS) was added to the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)’s Product Catalog for the first time. This milestone was made possible thanks to support from the Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project, […]