4089.0 Women’s health challenges across the life span

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session will identify the challenges across a woman's life span which are sometimes not highlighted and the necessity for having specific strategies and policies in place to address these issues and make them a priority. Specifically, the economic benefits of prioritizing women's health will be highlighted to educate both health care providers and policy makers.
Session Objectives: 1. Identify challenges facing women through out their life cycle. 2. Discuss primary, secondary, and tertiary preventive strategies to address these challenges. 3. Explain the advantages to society of making women's health a priority.
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES

Women's Health is Societies' Wealth
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES, Deborah Viola, PhD and Amy Ansehl, DNP, FNP-BC

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Organized by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)