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Our Bodies, Ourselves & the Future of Women's Health
2003-03-01

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UIC School of Public Health hosts a special 30th anniversary celebration for the groundbreaking women's health book Our Bodies, Ourselves, Wed., March 26, 3-6 p.m., 1603 W. Taylor St.

Judy Norsigian will give the Keynote Address. She is the co-author of Our Bodies, Ourselves, and co-founder of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective.

The panel: Alice Dan, Ph.D. UIC, will be moderator; Courtney Bell, MA, Chicago Women's Health Center; Evette Cardona, Amigas Latinas; Kathleen Ennen, MS, RN, Illinois Nurses Association; Claudia Fegan, M.D., Health and Medicine Policy Research Group; Beatriz Ponce de Leon, Illinois Caucus on Adolescent Health.

Issues discussed: What does the women's health movement of the 1960s and 1970s have to teach us? What are Chicago organizations doing today to improve women's health? What impediments and potential threats exist to women's health, well-being, and reproductive freedom? What strategies can we use to expand woman-centered healthcare and universal access?

Call (312) 413-1924.


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