Women Speak 2019: A Symposium on Life Without Roe

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Wed, May 1, 2019
9:00 AM – 12:15 PM

The Heritage Foundation
214 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast
Washington, DC 20002


Women Speak 2019 will take place on May 1st at The Heritage Foundation, bringing together experts and leaders in law, medicine, economics, and the media, to explore the current cultural and political paradigm that argues abortion is necessary for women’s advancement in society.



Catherine Glenn Foster
President & CEO, Americans United for Life, Women Speak 2019 Host & Moderator

Melanie Israel
Research Associate in the DeVos Center for Religion and Civil Society, The Heritage Foundation

Law & Policy
Helen Alvaré
Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia School of Law at George Mason University

Teresa Collett
Professor, University of St. Thomas School of Law

Women’s Health
Priscilla K. Coleman, Ph.D.
Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Bowling Green State University Director, World Expert Consortium for Abortion Research and Education

Alexandra DeSanctis
Staff Writer, National Review

Catherine Hadro
Host & Producer, EWTN Pro-Life Weekly

Rebecca Oas, Ph.D
Associate Director of Research, C-Fam