Three-part series to address women's global health
Sept. 29, 2009
KALAMAZOO--A three-part teleconference series on gender-based health care for women is on tap at Western Michigan University's College of Health and Human Services.
The series begins Thursday, Oct. 1, and is being offered in collaboration with the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan and the Diether H. Haenicke Institute for Global Education. Subsequent teleconference dates are Tuesday, Oct. 13, and Tuesday, Nov. 10. All sessions are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 2010 of the College of Health and Human Services Building and conclude with a question-and-answer period.
Each session will include presentations by experts in the field and will offer opportunities for participants to engage in discussion through teleconferencing technology. The series is free and open to the campus community on a first-come, first-served basis, as seating is limited.
WMU is an educational partner with the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan through the Haenicke Institute for Global Education. The Haenicke Institute works actively with the council to co-sponsor lectures, teleconferences and other events related to critical foreign policy issues on campus and throughout the region. More information on the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan is available at http://worldmi.org/.
For more information on the teleconference series, contact Margaret von Steinen at (269) 387-3993 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media contact: Mark Schwerin, (269) 387-8400, email@example.com