Alan Frank Guttmacher

#92,926
Most Influential Person

American obstetrician and gynecologist

Why Is Alan Frank Guttmacher Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Alan Frank Guttmacher , was an American obstetrician/gynecologist. He served as president of Planned Parenthood and vice-president of the American Eugenics Society. Dr. Guttmacher founded the American Association of Planned Parenthood Physicians, now known as the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, as a forum for physicians to discuss the birth control pill and other advances in the field. He founded the Association for the Study of Abortion in 1964. He was a member of the Association for Voluntary Sterilization. The Guttmacher Institute is named after him.

Other Resources About Alan Frank Guttmacher

Alan Frank Guttmacher's Academic­Influence.com Rankings