Womens_Health
Welcome to the Office on Women's Health Quarterly Webinar Series.
Posted here are links to upcoming live events as well as archives of previous events. The links in this site will open a new window with the event content. Thank you for your interest in this series.
Archive Events
When: Thursday, September 20, 2012
2:00 p.m. EST/1 p.m. CST/12 p.m. MST/11 a.m. PST
Webinar is 90 minutes (20 minutes Question & Answer included)
The Impact of Domestic Violence on the General Health and Wellbeing of Women

Welcome Remarks:
Nancy C. Lee, M.D.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health - Women's Health
Director, Office on Women's Health

Speakers:
Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN
Anna D. Wolf Chair and Professor in the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and Bloomberg School of Public Health
National Program Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars program

Gail E. Wyatt, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA)
Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
Director, UCLA Sexual Health Program
Director, Center for Culture, Trauma and Mental Health Disparities
Associate Director, UCLA AIDS Institute
Director, UCLA HIV/AIDS Translational Training Program (HATT)
Clinical Psychologist
Sex Therapist
Senior Cobb Fellow in Health Disparities

Moderator:
Marylouise Kelley, PhD., Director
Family Violence Prevention & Services Program Family & Youth Services Bureau Administration for Children and Families
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

When: Thursday, August 9, 2012
2:00 p.m. EST/1 p.m. CST/12 p.m. MST/11 a.m. PST
Webinar is 90 minutes (20 minutes Question & Answer included)
Why is obesity different in women across the lifespan and how does that impact prevention and treatment?

Speaker:
Carrie Dooyema MSN, MPH, RN
Behavioral Scientist, Obesity Prevention and Control Branch
CDC Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity

Christine Ferguson, J.D.
Professor, School of Public Health and Health Services
George Washington University

Moderator:
Anna Kindermann, J.D.
Senior Public Health Analyst
Health Resources and Service Administration Office of Women's Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

When: Thursday, July 12, 2012
Opportunities for Educating Women about the Affordable Care Act

Speakers:
Mayra Alvarez, M.H.A
Director of Public Health Policy, Office of Health Reform
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Moderator:
Yvonne Green, RN, CNM, MSN
Director, Office of Women's Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

When: Thursday, April 26, 2012
Health Issues for Older Women

Speakers:
Marian Mehegan, DDS, MPH, CAPT, USPHS
Regional Women's Health Coordinator
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health Region I (New England)

Ana Nez, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Women's Health Education Program
Director, National Center of Excellence of Womens' Health
Drexel University College of Medicine

Darlene Yee-Melichar, Ed.D., C.H.E.S.
Professor/Coordinator, Gerontology Program
Director, Health, Mobility and Safety Lab College of Health and Human Services
San Francisco State University

Moderator:
Mary Worstell
Senior Advisor to the Director
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office on Women's Health

When: Thursday, September 29, 2011
The Importance of the Affordable Care Act for Women

Speakers:
Mayra E. Alvarez, M.H.A
Director of Public Health Policy
Office of Health Reform, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Kevin Simpson
Account Management Team Leader, Pre-Existing Insurance Plan program
Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Moderator:
Nancy C. Lee, M.D.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health- Women's Health Director
Office on Women's Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services