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Institute for Women's Health and Leadership Events

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Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • Marion Spencer Fay Award, Lecture and Reception

    Wednesday, October 16, 2019

    4:00 PM-6:30 PM

    Queen Lane Campus Student Activities Center 2900 W. Queen Lane Philadelphia, PA 19129

    • Everyone

    The annual Marion Spencer Fay Award will be presented to Carrie L. Byington, MD, by the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, in the Student Activities Center on the College of Medicine’s Queen Lane campus (2900 W. Queen Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19129). Byington will present a lecture at 4 p.m. A reception will immediately follow the lecture and award presentation.

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  • Vision 2020's Toast to Tenacity 2019

    Monday, August 26, 2019

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    The Liberty View at Independence Visitor Center (599 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA)

    • Everyone


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  • DELEGATE EVENT: Panel Discussion at The Frick Pittsburgh

    Tuesday, June 25, 2019

    6:00 PM-8:00 PM

    The Frick Pittsburgh

    • Everyone
    Economic, Political and Social Equality for Women – Panel Discussion
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  • Women and the Civil War: The Untold Stories

    Monday, May 20, 2019

    6:30 PM-8:30 PM

    National Constitution Center (525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106)

    • Everyone
    Drexel University's Vision 2020 has again partnered with the National Constitution Center for an educational program about women's contributions throughout history.

    Noted historians Catherine Clinton, Thavolia Glymph, and Kate Masur explore the untold stories of the women abolitionists and suffragists of the Civil War and Reconstruction and how their work influenced constitutional change. Lana Ulrich, senior director of content at the National Constitution Center, moderates.

    Following the moderated conversation from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., guests will have access to tour the Constitution Center's new permanent exhibit, Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality, from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

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  • Woman One Award Ceremony

    Monday, April 29, 2019

    5:30 PM-8:30 PM

    The Rittenhouse 210 W. Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    The 2019 Woman One Award Ceremony will be held on Monday, April 29, at 5:30 p.m.

    The event will be held at The Rittenhouse, 210 W. Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

    This year's Woman One honoree is Eileen C. McDonnell of Penn Mutual.

    This award event raises funds for the Woman One Scholarship Fund, which provides tuition support for talented underrepresented women studying at Drexel University College of Medicine.

    Individual seats for the event are $150 each. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

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