About the Authors

Ruby Singhrao

ruby.singhrao@ucsf.edu

Affiliation Global Health Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Megan Huchko

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Gavin Yamey

Affiliation Evidence to Policy Initiative (E2Pi), University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

GY declared that he is a former Senior Editor of PLOS Medicine and current Freelance Editor, but he played no role in editorial decisions about this essay. GY also declared that the Evidence to Policy initiative has received support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has funded trials of integrated reproductive health services. All other authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: RS. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: RS MH GY. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: RS MH GY. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: RS MH GY.