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Lynn Yeakel and Dianne Semingsen raise a glass at Toast to Tenacity

VisionForward is a coalition of organizations and individuals in all 50 states working for gender equity through women's leadership in the U.S.

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Marion Spencer Fay Award

The Marion Spencer Fay Award honors a woman physician or scientist who has made an exceptionally significant contribution to health care.

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Dean Charles Cairns with Woman One Scholars Jacqueline Koomson and Dominique Jones, and Senior Associate Dean Leon McCrea

Woman One honors an exceptional leader and raises MD scholarships for talented underrepresented students. The 2020-2021 honoree is Jeri Lynne Johnson.

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Sex and Gender Research Forum

The Sex and Gender Research Forum, an event highlighting multidisciplinary research focused on sex and gender, took place on March 13.

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Conversations About Women's Health

Our outreach efforts to underserved communities include Conversations About Women's Health, free programs where experts speak on a range of topics.

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VisionForward is a national coalition of individuals and organizations working to advance gender equity through women's leadership.

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About IWHL

The Institute continues the College of Medicine's historic commitment to women's health and leadership. Learn more about the Institute.

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Women 100 honors the voting rights fight 100 years since the 19th amendment
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Women's coalition hits the road to get out the vote
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