IRIS CANTOR UCLA WOMEN'S HEALTH EDUCATION AND RESEARCH CENTER
David Geffen School of Medicine
A center focusing on the social determinants of women’s health in an effort to reduce and eliminate health disparities.
Research, advocacy, and policy to promote women’s health equity. The social determinants of women’s health is addressed through workshops, staff training, group coaching and navigation assistance, and community conferences.
Who We Serve
Vulnerable women and girls, including low to-moderate-income women, women of color, lesbian, bisexual, and queer women. Professional development trainings, conferences, and workshops serve staff that care for disenfranchised women.
Mission and Goals
To provide comprehensive health education programs to vulnerable women and girls that inform, support, and empower them to achieve their optimal level of health across their lifespan. In addressing women’s health disparities, the center emphasizes reducing physical, psychological, and social inequities that compromise women’s health.