Ana Grahovac is a graduate student at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She researches the relationship between anti-abortion legislation and its effect on the geographic availability of abortion providers in the US. She is interested in investigating how legislation regarding women’s health care is affecting women’s daily lives through the spaces that they live and work in. Ana is working towards her master’s degree in health geography, with a focus on access to women’s reproductive services. She also holds an undergraduate degree in international studies and French from DePaul University.
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