Dr. Rachel Chapman interviews Afaf I. Meleis
Video of interview at University of Washington; 11 May 2016.

Uncovering Voices, Empowering Women: The Key to Sustainable Development
Afaf I. Meleis
Video of Presentation at University of Washington; 11 May 2016.

Sustainable equality—a goal to aspire to
Editorial–The Lancet 2015, 385(9987): 2547.

News from the International Council on Women’s Health Issues: Harvard-Penn Lancet: A road map for healthy and productive Women
Ana Langer and Afaf I. Meleis
Health Care for Women International 2015, 36(6): 635-636.

Women and Health: The key to sustainable development
Mariam Claeson and Ana Langer
Impatient Optimists blog; 5 June 2015.

Women and Health Initiative: Integrating needs and response
Ana Langer, Julio Frenk, Richard Horton
The Lancet 2012, 380(9842): 631-32.

A comprehensive approach to women’s health: lessons from the Mexican health reform
Julio Frenk, Octavio Gomez-Dantes, Ana Langer
BMC Women’s Health 2012, 12(42).

Women’s Health and the World’s Cities
Edited by Afaf Ibrahim Meleis, Eugenie L. Birch, and Susan M. Wachter
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.


Penn Nursing to Host Philadelphia Launch of Lancet Report on ‘Women and Health’
PennNews | 4 November 2015

Highlighting Women’s Contributions to Health (in Spanish)
La Jornada | 7 August 2015

Women and Health: Issues to be addressed with an integrated vision (in Spanish)
Inmujeres | 6 August 2015

Report reveals that the contribution of women to health is undervalued (in Spanish)
Sin Embargo | 6 August 2015

The Undervalued Contributions of Women to Health (in Spanish)
20 Minutos | 6 August 2015

Lancet’s Commission on Women and Health report: what does it mean for newborns?
Healthy Newborn Network | 10 July 2015

Africa: Women’s Healthcare Remains Poorer Than Men’s
AllAfrica | 23 June 2015

The Value of And: Global Nurses Embrace the New Lancet Commission on Women And Health
Global Nursing Caucus | 22 June 2015

Women’s Healthcare remains poorer than men’s
SciDevNet | 22 June 2015

Women’s contribution to health care is nearly 5% of global GDP, almost half unpaid
Oncology Nurse Advisor | 16 June 2015

How Women Provide an “Invisible Subsidy” to the World’s Health Care Systems
Pacific Standard | 8 June 2015

How women contribute $3 trillion to global healthcare
The Conversation | 8 June 2015

Women and Health: The key to sustainable development
Impatient Optimists | 5 June 2015

Women are the backbone of healthcare with few rewards for $3tn contribution
The Guardian | 5 June 2015

Women ‘worth £1.95tn to healthcare’
British Telecommunications plc | 5 June 2015

Women’s contribution to health care nearly 5% of global GDP
Harvard In the News | 5 June 2015

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