Wisconsin Women’s Health Policy Summit
The Third Annual Wisconsin Women’s Health Policy Summit, sponsored by the Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health, was held May 15, 2012 at the Monona Terrace. Karen Timberlake, Director of the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, provided the welcoming remarks and a Wisconsin women’s health update. The keynote address, “How Wisconsin Women Are Winning with the Affordable Care Act,” was presented by Judy Waxman, Vice President of Health & Reproductive Rights at the National Women's Law Center. There was also a legislative panel, moderated by former state legislator Barbara Notestein and including Department of Public Health Administrator Karen McKeown, State Senator Jennifer Schilling (D-La Crosse), and State Representatives Sandy Pasch (D-Milwaukee) and Chris Taylor (D-Madison).