Women in Leadership

Dear Admitted Student:

Congratulations!The HSPH Women in Leadership student organization would like to welcome you to HSPH and provide a bit of information about our organization. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us during or after your visit!

Best of luck,

Charlotte, Martyna, Sofiya and Heather

HSPH Women in Leadership Executive Team

WIL Mission: The mission of WIL is to promote and foster leadership development among women at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH). The organization strives to raise awareness of gender equity and women’s issues, as well as to build a strong community of female leaders who empower, motivate, and inspire each other throughout and after their time at HSPH.

About WIL: WIL is a student organization that was founded in 2011. To achieve our mission, WIL plans to hold guest speaker series, skills-based workshops, faculty roundtables, networking and social events, and alumni mentoring programs. These events will bring together women from many disciplines within HSPH and across the largerHarvard community.

Academic Year 2011/2012 Agenda

  • Beyond the Power Suit: Dressing for Success Workshop
  • WIL Launch Event: Student-Alumni Breakfast
  • HPM Executive Program Networking Lunch
  • WIL Across International Borders: The Experience of Female Leaders within the NHS
  • Running for Office: Women in Policy &Politics
  • Networking Social Events

WIL Leadership Team: MartynaSkowron, Charlotte Reardon, Sofiya Penek &Heather Bello

WIL Faculty Advisers:

Nancy Turnbull, Department of Health Policy & Management

Ana Langer, Department of Global Health & Population

WIL Membership: WIL is open to all HSPH students and affiliates. We currently have approximately 150 active members.

Communication: hsph.wil@gmail.com