Deborah E. Powell

Center for Women's Health

A National Center of Excellence


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    Interdisciplinary Women's Health Lecture Series

    We invite you to attend our Interdisciplinary Women's Health Lecture Series held once a month during the academic semester. All lectures start at 12pm and end at 1pm. 

    Find more information here.

  • The Powell Center would like to Congratulate Jean Wyman for receiving the Nurse Leader in Aging Award

    Jean Wyman, Co-Director of the Powell Center, received the Nurse Leader in Aging Award from the American Academy of Nursing for revolutionary research and leadership on continence and healthy aging.

  • BIRCWH Scholar Katy Kozhimannil published in PLOS Medicine for "Maternal Clinical Diagnoses and Hospital Variation in the Risk of Cesarean Delivery: Analyses of a National US Hospital Discharge Database"

    Kozhimannil researches the policy impact among special populations, including working mothers, racial and ethnic minorities, low-income women, and rural populations. Her current research examines the measurement and improvement of maternity care quality, with a focus on vulnerable populations and geographic variations.

    Read more.

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A National Center of Excellence, is focused on promoting, facilitating and disseminating research on women’s health. Vision:

To promote the health of diverse women, families, and communities.




To catalyze research partnerships that advance knowledge of women's health across the lifespan.

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