Violence Against Women and the U.S. Military
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, 3501 Sansom Street, Philadelphia
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.
Moderator: Kathleen Brown, Ph.D., Penn Department of History and Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies
Sponsors: The Ortner Center of Violence and Abuse, The Toll Public Interest Center at Penn Law, The Alice Paul Center for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality, The Campaign for Community at the University of Pennsylvania, and the Trustees
Council of Penn Women