For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

Institute for Women's Health and Leadership Events

For information or registration please call 215.991.8190 or email

Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • Woman One Award Ceremony

    Monday, April 30, 2018

    5:30 PM-7:30 PM

    Rittenhouse Hotel Philadelphia

    • Everyone

    The Woman One Award annually honors an outstanding woman for her leadership in the Philadelphia community and raises scholarship funds for talented, underrepresented women in medicine studying at the College of Medicine.

    Learn more about Woman One

    Read More
  • 50/50 Day

    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    5:30 PM-7:30 PM

    Duane Morris (30 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103)

    • Everyone
    Read More
  • ALLY EVENT: Agnes Irwin's STEMinar 2018

    Friday, March 23, 2018

    8:30 AM-4:00 PM

    The Agnes Irwin School

    • Everyone

    Join Agnes Irwin's Center for the Advancement of Girls for a wide-ranging discussion regarding the participation and engagement of girls and women in STEM.

    Register for free here:

    Read More
  • Sex and Gender Research Forum

    Thursday, March 8, 2018

    9:00 AM-4:00 PM

    Drexel University, Gerri C. LeBow Hall, Room 220

    • Everyone
    The Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership invites all members of the Drexel community to a university-wide Sex and Gender Research Forum. This interactive program, held on International Women’s Day, will highlight Drexel’s interdisciplinary research focused on sex and gender in a local, national and global context. The event will also include three prominent keynote speakers who will address current sex and gender issues.
    Read More
  • Marion Spencer Fay Lecture, Award Ceremony & Reception

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    4:30 PM-7:30 PM

    Pyramid Club Philadelphia

    • Everyone

    The Marion Spencer Fay Award recognizes a woman physician or scientist who has made an exceptionally significant contribution to health care as a practitioner, medical educator, administrator or research scientist. This award is intended to recognize past contributions and support the ongoing work of an outstanding woman physician or scientist.

    4:30 p.m. Award presentation and lecture by Melissa Simon, MD, MPH: "Moving the Needle on Women's Health Equity"
    5:30 p.m. Lifetime achievement award presentation, Vivian Pinn, MD
    6 – 7:30 p.m. Reception

    Learn more about the Marion Spencer Fay Award

    Read More
Faculty and staff members of the Institute for Women's Health & Leadership at Drexel University College of Medicine.