Registration is now open for

Women’s Health Research Day 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015      8:30 am - 4:15 pm

Penn State Hershey

University Conference and Fitness Center

Keynote address:


Alina Salganicoff, PhD


Vice President and Director of Women’s Health


The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Menlo Park, CA

"Understanding the Impact of the

Affordable Care Act through a Gender

Lens: the Critical Role of Research"


Breakfast and lunch will be provided


Registration is required by April 10, 2015:

To register, email your name, degree, academic title, department, college, and email address to:

Shirley Blouch:




2015 Penn State Women’s Health Research Day Planning Committee


Cynthia Chuang, MD, MSc
General Internal Medicine, College of Medicine

Danielle Symons Downs, PhD
Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development


Marianne Hillemeier, PhD, MPH, MSN
Health Policy and Administration, College of Health and Human Development

Shannon Kelleher, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology, College of Medicine

Kristen Kjerulff, PhD
Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine

Richard Legro, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine

Ian Paul, MD, MSc
Pediatrics, College of Medicine

Erika Saunders, MD
Psychiatry, College of Medicine

Carol Weisman, PhD
Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine


Sara A. Baker, MSW