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Christina A. Cirucci, M.D.

Associate Scholar

Christina A. Cirucci, M.D. is a board-certified OB/GYN and has worked for twenty years in private practice outside of Pittsburgh, PA. She received her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA in 1983, and then worked for seven years in the engineering field before pursuing a medical career. Dr. Cirucci earned her M.D. from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA in 1994, and completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, VA, in 1998. She also earned a Biblical Ministry Certificate from Columbia International University in Columbia, SC, in 2007. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Life Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She is a member of the Christian Medical and Dental Associations, the Pennsylvania Medical Society, the Allegheny County Medical Society, and the North American Menopause Society, where she has received certification as a National Certified Menopause Practitioner. She is also a long-time member of the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists, where she currently serves on the board of directors. She has published peer-reviewed articles in the medical literature on the complications of medication abortion. Dr. Cirucci has volunteered her medical skills in various third-world countries in Africa and Asia. She has traveled regularly to Bangladesh to provide medical care to women at Memorial Christian Hospital in Bangladesh.

Latest Research & News

  • The Effort to Reinterpret EMTALA to Mandate Abortions | November 8, 2022

    This is Issue 91 in CLI’s On Point Series. To view this report as a PDF, see: The Effort to Reinterpret EMTALA to Mandate Abortions   In an Executive Order of July 8, 2022, President Biden said his Administration would expand its effort to promote abortion as this “is essential to justice, equality, and our […]

  • ANALYSIS: After 9 Million Heartbeats, NPR Abortion Broadcast Leaves No Doubt About When Unborn Baby’s Life Ends | November 4, 2022

    Abortion Equipment Has 10 to 20 Times the Suction Power of a Household Vacuum   Washington, D.C. – NPR on Thursday broadcast heartbreaking audio of a recent abortion performed in Michigan on a mother who was 11 weeks pregnant.   While the reporter described the setting as “feeling like childbirth,” Dr. Ingrid Skop, an OB/GYN […]

  • Questions and Answers on Late-Term Abortion | May 16, 2022

    First published: February 2019 Last updated: May 16, 2022   To view this fact sheet as a PDF, see: Fact Sheet: Questions and Answers on Late-Term Abortion   What is a Late-Term Abortion?   “Late-term” abortion is an imprecise term, but under any “formal” definition offered or as accepted by the public at large late-term […]