Team Bios


Jane M. Ussher – Psychology, University of Western Sydney, Australia; mind-body issues in women’s health, gender and sexuality, and effects of child sexual abuse

Janette Perz – Head, School of Psychology, University of Western Sydney, Australia; women’s experiences of menopausal and premenstrual symptoms, body image, and depression

Team Members

Nancy Fugate Woods – Centre for Women’s Health and Gender Relations, University of Washington; women’s health, bio-behavioural models, and the menstrual cycle

Jake Pyne – Ryerson University; reproductive mental health for trans people,  impact of transphobia on trans parents

Lori Ross – Psychiatry, U of T; reproductive mental health of marginalized women, experiences of discrimination

Jules Smith – Counsellor, Reproductive Mental Health program, BC Women’s Hospital