Ortner Center on Violence & Abuse in Relationships

Violence Against Women & the U.S. Military - Seminar at Penn, Oct. 22
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Join us to learn about current policy and research on violence against women and the U.S. military. 



  • Melissa Dichter, Ph.D., Temple University,

    conducted multiple studies on violence against women service members

  • Andrea Goldstein, MALD, Senior Policy Advisor to the new Women Veterans Task Force, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and former Special Operations Forces troop commander

  • Andrew Morral, Ph.D., RAND Corporation, who authored several reports to Congress on sexual assault and harassment in the military.
  • Emily Rothman, Sc.D., Boston University and, for 2019-2020, is with the Department of Defense, who just completed sexual assault prevention study in the Navy.


Kathleen Brown, Ph.D., Penn Department of History and Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies


Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (EDT)

Fitts Auditorium at Penn Law
3501 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104


Reception to follow.

Register for the event HERE.