Panel Presentations

Three focus areas included in the panel presentations linked women’s health with current trends and thinking re: Policy, Interprofessional Education (IPE) and the Research: knowledge base for Women’s Health including Translational Research.

Women’s Health Across a Lifespan (Policy)
Pamela Zarkowski, J.D., M.P.H.,
University of Detroit Mercy

  1. Dental Academic Policy
  2. Legislation re Women Health
  3. Women’s Health in the Affordable Care Act

Women’s Health in Interprofessional Education (IPE) and Practice
Paula K. Friedman, D.D.S., M.S.D., M.P.H.,
Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine

  1. Curriculum Content
  2. Interprofessional Practice (IPP)/ patient and family centered care/ clinical outreach
  3. Women’s Health in the transformation to Personalized Medicine.

Women’s Health in Research
Marilyn W. Woolfolk, M.S., D.D.S., M.P.H.
University of Michigan School of Dentistry

  1. Gender-based Research versus Women’s Health Research
  2. NIH Collaborations Across Institutes and Centers (ICs)
  3. Reliable Data Resources (from HRSA; ORWH; IOM)