From 2009 – 2011, Our Bodies Ourselves honored the work of women’s health advocates worldwide by asking readers to nominate their favorite women’s health hero. View all nominees by year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Entrant: Patricia Whelehan
Nominee: Rachel Galgoul, Center Manager, Women’s Health, UCSF
Since 1993, Rachel Galgoul has been a tireless advocate who has been recognized, regionally, nationally and internationally for her leadership at Planned Parenthood and UCSF and her advocacy for competent, humane, accurate sexuality and women’s health information and services.