Works to promote reproductive justice and health literacy, particularly for women like her, who are Deaf and communicate with American Sign Language.
What's your passion? Dr. Tiffany Panko is passionate about women's health, deaf disparities, and reproductive justice! She is a research assistant professor directing the Deaf Health Laboratory at RIT/NTID. Her focus is on deaf women and their experiences with pregnancy and contraception. She hopes to promote use of more effective contraception, such as long-acting reversible contraceptives like IUDs and implants, with the goal of reducing unintended pregnancies and the associated negative health consequences.More About Tiffany