Dr. Horvath earned both a BA and BS at The Ohio State University, her medical degree at the Medical University of Ohio, and completed residency at the University of Minnesota. Following residency, she worked for four years in general obstetrics and gynecology in St. Paul, Minnesota, and held a clinical faculty appointment at the University of Minnesota. She completed a fellowship in Family Planning at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC in June 2016. During her fellowship, she received a Master's in Public Health from Johns Hopkins in health systems and policy.
In her current role as Reproductive Health Advocacy Fellow with Physicians for Reproductive Health, she draws upon her experience speaking out regarding violence against abortion providers and clinics and an interest in the power of narrative as a tool for advocacy. Training and mentoring medical students and residents continues to be an important part of her practice. She serves on the Clinical Advisory Committee of the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, the Medical Advisory Board for Whole Woman's Health clinics, and maintains active involvement with the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists as well as the National Abortion Federation. She is proud to provide clinical family planning and abortion services at several clinics in the DC metro area and Baltimore.
Beth Kruse is a nationally recognized author, speaker, and expert advisor in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and family planning, and brings 25 years of experience in providing direct services for low-income and underserved clients from diverse ethnic, racial and cultural backgrounds. As the Lead Clinician for the Family Planning Program of Public Health Seattle King County, Beth is part of a team which provides patient-centered specialty care in SRH assessment, counseling, diagnosis and treatment; provision of a full range of family planning methods (including same-day IUDs); STI prevention, screening and management; pregnancy diagnosis and options counseling, and postabortion/postpartum family planning services. Beth's team is passionately committed to prevention, education and high quality health care for vulnerable and underserved members of their communities.