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Institute for Women's Health and Leadership Events

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Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • 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.

    Purchase your ticket:
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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.

    Learn more about Woman One

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  • Vision 2020: Justice For All

    Tuesday, March 26, 2019

    6:00 PM-8:00 PM

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Branch Skyline Room | 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone
    Women won the right to vote in 1920. Hear about the fight for the 19th Amendment, voting barriers that still faced many women, and programs in 2020 marking 100 years of this women’s equality milestone.
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  • Kate Hurd-Mead Lecture

    Monday, March 18, 2019

    6:30 PM-8:30 PM

    The College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 South 22nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    The Kate Hurd-Mead Lecture will be held on March 18, with the lecture from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and a reception to follow. This event is co-sponsored by the Legacy Center of Drexel University College of Medicine and the Section on Medical History of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.

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