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We make scientific discoveries, cultivate leaders,
and bridge disciplines to advance the tightly connected
health and wellbeing of women, adolescents, and children.

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2015 Global WACh & W.H.Coulter Foundation
Medical Solutions Seed Grant Award


“I am constantly inspired by the vision and passion
of our team, as well as their dedication and tireless effort
to improve healthcare in low resource settings.”

- Anthony Roche

Graduate Certificate Program in Global Health
of Women, Adolescents, and Children

The Global WACh certificate program gives UW graduate students
a comprehensive overview of the health of women, adolescents,
and children, and current issues in global health.
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Global WACh 2015 Courses

We prioritize multi-disciplinary approaches to solving complex health problems.
In order to foster creative learning and collaboration, we have partnered with
several schools at the University of Washington to create new courses,
seminars and lecture series. 2015 courses include topics on law & policy,
reproductive health, and adolescent health in low-resource settings.

Global WACh Twitter Feed

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On #WCD2016, men can support reproductive health, too! In Nyanza Region, Kenya #MobileWACh XY does just that. https://t.co/sLNwyPU5lf 
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Our #MobileWACh XY study emphasizes contraception following childbirth, & empowers women to achieve their #FamilyPlanning goals. #WCD2016 
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Happy World Contraception Day! Every day, we focus our efforts on discovery & intervention to support women safely… https://t.co/u4pe3otGCT 
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Congrats to Ásbjörnsdóttir on this study! Co-conducted w @GlobalWACh researchers Jennifer Slyker & Grace John-Stewa… https://t.co/B4qng9gfY8 
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Members of the #SPEED team celebrate a successful day of simulation training in Nairobi. #AdolescentHealth @UWSoN https://t.co/iIqRVVVnpe 

Where We Work

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