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After Years of Suffering, Hope for Women in Malawi

March 25, 2014

Jeff Wilkinson, MD, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at UNC, likens victims of obstetric fistula to modern-day versions of Job: they have lost their homes, their families, and their health.

Dignity of our Elders: A Happier Ending in Malawi

August 5, 2013

This post was written by Quinn Jenkins, who is an intern with the Freedom from Fistula Foundation Fistula Care Center in Lilongwe, Malawi. The care center is headed by Jeff Wilkinson, associate professor of OB-GYN at UNC and a member of our global women’s health team.

Lending a (big) hand in Zambia for women’s health

July 20, 2012

One of UNC’s newest faculty members, Groesbeck Parham, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology and director of the Cervical Cancer Prevention Program at CIDRZ, doesn’t mess around when looking for a helping hand.

New Fistula Unit in Malawi

July 20, 2012

The new fistula unit at Bwaila District Hospital has a new major theater and a 28 bed inpatient unit.

Creation of UNC Global Women’s Health

March 8, 2012

UNC Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Disease are pleased to announce the creation of UNC Global Women’s Health.