Outstanding research in women's health
Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
This session is multifaceted. Attendees will gain insight into domestic and international issues affecting women's health. Attendees will learn more about initiatives around fully paid maternity leave, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and intersectionality. Attendees will also be able to learn more about female genital alteration, how the Affordable Care Act affects family planning, and other cutting edge topics related to women's health.
Session Objectives: After attending this session, participants will be able to:
1. Describe issues affecting women's health at a global level
2. Identify ways in which policy and media shape women's health
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Organized by: Women's Caucus
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health, Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Breastfeeding Forum, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights