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Gender Equality, Norms and Health Lancet Series Launch

Thursday, February 27 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hillman Hall, Clark-Fox Forum

6387 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, MO 63105, USA

Join us for an inspiring half day event that kicks off with opening remarks from Provost Marion Crain and Dean Mary McKay, followed by TED-style talks presenting the five papers comprising the landmark Lancet Series on Gender Equality, Norms and Health. A moderated panel of key regional policy makers and practitioners will then explore the ways in which the themes highlighted in the Series resonate and are relevant in their work locally.

A reception with light appetizers and refreshments will follow.

Please note: While there is no admission charge for this event, please RSVP here so that we can plan appropriately for seating and catering.

This event is co-sponsored by The Brown School, Institute for Public Health, WU School of Medicine's Office of Faculty Affairs and Department of Medicine, Iris Group, Stanford School of Medicine and The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement and Institutional Diversity.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations


Brown School, School of Medicine


Medicine & Health


More Information

Public Health, Social Work, Institute for Public Health, Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement & Institutional Diversity


Event Contact

Brennan Keiser | bkeiser@wustl.edu

Speaker Information

Paper Presentations:

Gary Darmstadt, Associate Dean at Stanford School of Medicine

Margaret E Greene, CEO at GreeneWorks

Neisha Opper, PhD Candidate at Johns Hopkins University

Ann M Weber, Assistant Professor at University of Nevada - Reno

Lindsay Stark, Associate Professor at Washington University

Jessica Levy, Associate Professor of Practice at Washington University

Negar Omidakhsh, Postdoctoral Scholar at UCLA

Anita Raj, Director at UCSD's Center on Gender Equity and Health

Nandini Oomman, Founding Curator at Women's Storytelling Salon


Regional Panel:

Moderated by Adrienne Davis, Vice Provost at Washington University

Gwen Moore, Historian and Curator at Missouri Historical Society

David Dwight, Lead Strategy Catalyst at Forward Through Ferguson

Victoria J Fraser, Chair of Dept. of Medicine at Washington University

Diego Abente, President & CEO at Casa de Salud

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