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
Global Health in Our Own Backyard: Controversies, Initiatives and Innovations for Our Local Underserved PopulationsJoin us for the 11th Annual CHOP Pediatric Global Health Conference, which will explore the intersections between domestic local and international global pediatric health to better reach the underserved here at home in the United States.
Sep30The Center for Global Women’s Health (CGWH) invites you to join us for a special presentation by Rebecca Clark, PhD, MSN, RN, CNM, WHNP-BC
Aug29Join us for this special presentation in which Sainabou Barra Cham, a 2019 recipient of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders , will share her experience as a Mandela Felllow and her work as a nurse and midwife in The Gambia.
Join us for Global Bites – a special lunch hour where Penn Nursing community members and their guests share stories of their global engagement, at home and abroad. ABSN student Julianna Shinnick presenting!
Pulitzer International Student Reporting: Presentations & Info Session for Latin America & the Caribbean, the Middle East & North Africa, and South AsiaJoin us for special presentations by Pulitzer International Student Reporters Patrick Ammerman (SP2) reporting from Colombia on Venezuelan refugees and Samidha Sane (College of Arts & Sciences), reporting from Morocco on global disparities in women’s health.
Aug6CDC Research, Surveillance & Programs to Support Breastfeeding