Department of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh

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Section of Women's Health

The overall goals of the Section of Women's Health are:

  • To provide high-quality, gender-specific, primary care for women, focusing on primary care issues and reproductive health issues
  • To develop educational opportunities for medical students and housestaff
  • To develop and expand research efforts in health outcomes research dedicated to women

Faculty members are based at UPMC Montefiore, UPMC Shadyside, and the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS). These sites provide interdisciplinary, gender-specific, primary care and gynecologic care for women. The Section also provides education and training and research programs to students, fellows, and residents. These programs include: