VCU Institute for Women's Health
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ABOUT THE INSTITUTE

MISSION

The mission of the VCU Institute for Women’s Health is to promote standards of excellence in women’s health care, advance cutting-edge research, foster community engagement and collaboration, enhance women’s leadership and provide professional education toward the goal of improving the health of women across the lifespan.

VISION

The Virginia Commonwealth University Institute for Women’s Health is a dynamic leader for the university’s collective efforts in women’s health and a national model of excellence.

 

Guiding Principles:

The Institute Promotes

  • empowerment of women in sustaining their own health and well-being
  • a spirit of interdisciplinary collaboration and partnership
  • attention to the needs of diverse, underserved and marginalized women
  • advocacy on behalf of women and girls to influence policy and practice
  • the fundamental role of women's health in family and community health
  • research that translates into evidence- based practice
  • faculty growth through mentorship

 


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DELIVERY ADDRESS:
Theater Row Building
730 E. Broad Street
4th Floor, Suite 4200
Richmond, VA

 

MAILING ADDRESS:
PO Box 980319
Richmond, VA 23298-0319
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updated: March 29, 2016