Founder | Choix
Cindy Adam is one of the co-founding clinicians and CEO of Choix, a telehealth clinic offering abortion care and sexual and reproductive healthcare to patients in the comfort of their home. Cindy co-founded Choix with NP Lauren Dubey, Chief Nursing Officer of Choix, Dr. Aisha Wagner, co- Chief Medical Officer of Choix, and Mark Adam, CTO of Choix.
Cindy and Lauren are proud recipients of the National Abortion Federation 2022 Clinicians in Abortion Care Leadership Award for their work advancing the scope of nursing practice through their work at Choix.
Cindy completed her Master’s Degree in Nursing at the University of California in San Francisco. She started her nursing career practicing full scope primary care with the Santa Rosa & Santa Cruz Community Clinics. She specialized in sexual & reproductive healthcare through her work with the SF Department of Public Health, in private practice with a local OBGYN, and with an early stage contraceptive care telehealth provider. Cindy also had the pleasure of working with UCSF’s Advancing Standards in Reproductive Health Turnaway Study on the experiences of people seeking abortions.
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