Meet the Guests
Dr. Meera Shah
Dr. Shah completed medical school at George Washington University in Washington D.C. and then family medicine residency at Mount Sinai/Beth Israel Medical Center and the Institute for Family Health in New York City. She has an MS in Nutrition from Columbia University and is currently completing an MPH at Columbia University as well. Since graduating from residency, Meera has been working at Callen Lorde Community Health Center, which is a federally qualified health center in lower Manhattan that primarily serves the LGBT community. She enjoys working in community health and providing care to those living with HIV and to those who identify on the gender spectrum. She is also trained in colposcopy and high resolution anoscopy services and she launched a Long Acting Reversible Contraception Program at Callen Lorde. She is also an advocate for increasing abortion access in underserved areas. Meera is a frequent contributor to Bedsider and has been interviewed by The Independent, Teen Vogue, Buzzfeed, Think Progress and Voices of America. She is also actively involved with the Physicians for Reproductive Health and enjoys being a vocal advocate for sexual and reproductive health access for all people.