Mission, Values, and Goals
To promote the health and facilitate the value and empowerment of women and girls through research, practice, and education.
Values: Advocacy, Empowerment, and Innovation
Advocate for policies and programs that illuminate social injustices, conserve environmental resources, and reduce violence and discrimination against women and girls;
Empower women to lead in their institutions, communities, and nations as well as in their homes;
Forge innovative solutions to promote the health of women and girls, partner with them to manage symptoms of health-related conditions, and improve their quality of life across the lifespan.
Goals to Deliver our Mission
To conduct rigorous research and clinical scholarship to improve the health and well-being of girls and women of all ages;
To examine and address how social and structural determinants of health influence the well-being of women and girls; and
To provide mentorship for women’s health scientists and leaders locally, nationally, and globally.