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The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology recently inaugurated the Timothy R.B. Johnson Professorship in Global Women's Health. This Professorship will ensure exceptional care and justice for women around the globe. And, this Professorship will honor and celebrate a beloved teacher, leader, care giver and change agent who represents the best of the maize and blue and the best of mankind. It will be awarded to an individual who shares his commitment to being a voice for women throughout the world; a voice for them in important conversations that impact their care; a commitment to fighting for their reproductive rights and improved health for women and their children wherever they are, the Johnson Professorship will inspire future generations and be a lasting tribute to Dr. Johnson’s impact on us and in the world.

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Sarah Hawley is the new education and training lead for the Institute for Healthcare Policy & Innovation (IHPI) health services research education programs.

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Kayte Spector-Bagdady was recently interviewed by Science News on the implications for genetic privacy after a judge allows police to search a genealogy website.

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A survey of Medical School faculty found that sexual harassment against medical faculty is alarmingly common. The study's authors argue that interventions must address sexual harassment, which affects mental health and career outcomes of male and female physicians. CBSSM's Reshma Jagsi and Timothy RB Johnson were co-authors on the study.