Reclaim what? Discussion forum (2011)

In August 2011 WCHM—on behalf of the ACT Women’s Services Network—in conjunction with the ANU Women’s Collective hosted a discussion forum titled Reclaim What?

The Reclaim What? discussion forum was an opportunity for all members of the community interested in campaigning against sexual violence to come together and talk about the future. 2011 marked the 33rd anniversary of the … Read more

A randomised controlled trial of a patient-led gender awareness intervention for medical students (2011)

Throughout 2011 WCHM worked with two students from the Australian National University Medical School (ANUMS) on research projects about gender sensitivity. This project set out to measure the effectiveness of storytelling as a way of teaching first-year medical school students about gender sensitive health service delivery. This project involved the creation of an audio-visual resource that features three women telling … Read more

Gender awareness in a medical curriculum: surveying final year students undertaking a Women’s Health rotation (2011)

Throughout 2011 WCHM worked with two students from the Australian National University Medical School (ANUMS) on research projects about gender sensitivity. This project set out to evaluate the effect that the Women’s Health (WH) rotation at the ANUMS has on final year students’ level of gender awareness. Final year students undertaking the eight week WH rotation between February and July … Read more