Chavi Eve Karkowsky, MD

Chavi Eve performed on our virtual stage for Seriously Entertaining on April 21, 2020, speaking on the evening’s theme, “Going The Distance.” Watch it below.

Chavi Eve Karkowsky, MD, is a maternal-fetal medicine physician working in New York City. Her writing has been published in Slate, the Daily Beast, the Atlantic, and the Washington Post. Her most recent work is High Risk: Stories of Pregnancy, Birth, and the Unexpected.

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