Center of Excellence in Women's Health

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Ongoing

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Center

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  • 312-413-4251

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Description:

The Center was designed to integrate biomedical and behavioral expertise with the grass roots women’s health vision, and emphasizes partnerships across disciplines and professions, between the academy and the community, and between health care providers and patients. The efforts of the Center are focused on comprehensive health care and innovative research across the life span, with particular emphases on underserved populations and global women’s health. The Center is home to UIC’s Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) program, a career development program to support the advancement of research in women’s health and sex/gender-based research. 

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