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A Woman's Worth: Gender & Health Inequities Across the Lifespan

Nurses for Global Health

Friday, April 12, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)

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A WOMAN'S WORTH: Gender & Health Inequities Across A Lifespan

Friday, April 12th, 2013

9am-2:30pm (Registration begins at 8:30am)

The 6th annual conference of Nurses for Global Health will explore the complex nature of worldwide social and health inequity faced by women across the lifespan.  The audience will leave with a deeper understanding of gender discrimination endured by women and girls in all aspects of life, and how this damages the community and future generations.  We will also explore the impact gender violence has in the Baltimore community, and the positive efforts local women are making to better their lives and families.

Students (must bring ID for discount) = FREE
Guests (non-student) = $10
Cost at the door = $15
(Registration is Required)
 
Topics that will be discussed:
 
KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Emilie Calvello MD, MPH-- Introduction to Gender Discrimination
 
FEATURED SPEAKERS:
Maureen Black Phd -- Gender and Nutrition
Kiranpreet Chawla MD  -- Maternal Health
Nancy Glass PhD, MPH, RN  -- Gender Violence
Lunch Inderdisciplinary Panel -- Panel of professionals working
                 nationally/internationally in gender discrimination
                 (Law, Nursing, & Public Health)
Global Health Student Presentations --
                Veronica Gutchell NP, Shelley Bacchus RN, & Tam Kelley MSW-Candidate
                Gender and Literacy, Gender, Class & HIV, and The Caring Economy
Voices from Baltimore -- Women in Baltimore who are working to combat gender   
                 discrimination in their neighborhoods and communities
                 Denene Yates – President and Founder of Safe House of Hope
                 Lisa Stambolis RN, CRNP –- Health Care for the Homeless
                 Bonnie Lane - Baltimore Speakers Series
 
Breakfast and lunch is included!
For more information please contact: globalRN@umaryland.edu

 

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When & Where


Southern Management Corporation Campus Cetner
621 W Lombard St
Baltimore, MD 21201

Friday, April 12, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)


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Nurses for Global Health

Nurses for Global Health is a student organization based at University of Maryland's the School of Nursing. We are a student organization that aims to bring awareness of global health issues to the school, adjacent professional schools, and the hospital community.  We are one of the most active student groups on campus, and promote education, leadership and advocacy amongst our members.  Nurses for Global Health has paved the way for global health classes to be offered at the school, as well as a certificate program approved by the Board of Higher Education.  

Welcome to our Sixth Annual Conference!

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