Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center on Family Violence

5.24.17
New surgery to counter female genital mutilation is developed by Penn physician and Ortner Faculty Fellow Ivona Percec
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There is new hope for the hundreds of millions of women worldwide who have been subjected to genital mutilation. Pioneering work by Ivona Percec, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor of Surgery in the division of Plastic Surgery and associate director of Cosmetic Surgery in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, was featured in Time magazine and The Development Set.

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