Our interdisciplinary collection of faculty and students collaborate on women’s health scholarship, education, and clinical practice relevant to global issues.
Faculty practice and programs of research use a health equity framework with a focus on social justice. On this page you can navigate through the Center for Global Women’s Health’s ongoing work, which ranges from research topics, international projects, and publications.
Recent CGWH events
Apr16A Perry World House event featuring Wai Wai Nu, a former political prisoner, human rights activist, and the Founder and Executive Director of the Women Peace Network in Myanmar
Mar25Join Dean Villarruel for a discussion with Jason DeParle, author of A Good Provider is One Who Leaves, along with experts Barbara Nichols and Michelle Leighton, for a global discussion of Nursing and migration.
Soad Hussein Hassan Global Scholar Lecture featuring author Christina Lamb
Feb25Penn Nursing Alumni hosts a conversation based on the book A Good Provider is One Who Leaves, the current Penn Nursing Alumni Book Club selection.