SIAPS’s Principal Technical Advisor for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) Beth Yeager has been named Chair of the Maternal Health Caucus of the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition. The Coalition, a prestigious global organization with members from the public, private, and non-governmental sectors, works to ensure access to affordable, high quality reproductive health supplies worldwide. The Maternal Health Caucus serves as a forum for addressing the challenges of access to reproductive health commodities, particularly magnesium sulfate, misoprostol, and oxytocin.
Beth Yeager brings to the table over twenty years of global technical leadership in international public health, specializing in maternal and child health. As a senior member of the SIAPS team, Ms. Yeager focuses on using a systems-strengthening approach to increasing access to and appropriate use of essential medicines and supplies to improve the health of women and children.