Dr. Evelyn Billings deceased on February 16, 2013
After a short illness, Dr. Evelyn Billings (aged 95), world-renowned pioneer of natural fertility regulation and Member Emeritus of the Pontifical Academy for Life, passed away.
Dr. Billings, together with her husband, Dr. John Billings, founded the Method of natural fertility regulation, which bears their name. Director of the Ovulation Method Research and Reference Centre of Australia, Dr. Evelyn Billings was nominated member of the Pontifical Academy for Life on May 31, 1994 and became Member Emeritus on February 8, 1998. With deepest gratitude and sympathy, the community of the Pontifical Academy for Life prays for Dr. Billings and her entire family.