Media and Interviews

Highlights of interviews and media mentions from 2010 to present

Julia Belluz interviewed Jill Arnold about the project.


Cesarean Section: An American History of Risk, Technology, and Consequence

Dr. Jackie Wolf wrote about the early years of the CesareanRates project in her 2018 book published by Johns Hopkins University Press.


Interview on how to choose the best maternity hospital for your birth.

November 2017


The Guardian U.S.

Jill Arnold was interviewed by Molly Redden in this October 2017 article on cesarean rates and placenta accreta along with Dr. Elliott Main, Dr. Neel Shah and Dr. Flavia Bustreo and Carmen Walker, a placenta accreta survivor in Mississippi.

Interview with Hannah Levy of January 2017.

Interview with President and CEO of the Leapfrog Group, Leah Binder. July 2016.

Integrated Healthcare Association

Interviewed as a key informant for a 2014 policy brief.

Health Affairs cited as a source of information on C-sections for consumers.

March 2013.

Market Watch listed as a consumer-facing resource in a 2015 article.

American Institute of Research

Interviewed in 2013 as a key informant on an AHRQ-funded research project.


Interviewed by Alex Nussbaum in 2012.


Our Bodies, Ourselves was highlighted in the 2011 edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves.

Live Science

Interviewed for a 2010 article on the rise of unnecessary cesareans.