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The following list is provided as the events may be of interest to women Veterans.  By sharing information to raise awareness, VA does not sponsor or endorse any external event.

Interested in making CWV a part of your event?  Request an CWV Speaker at your event.  Please complete the VA CWV Conference Invitation Request.  Requests can be emailed to 00w@va.gov.  Please allow 10 business days for final decision.

Calendar of Upcoming Events
DateEvent

April

7

The Face of Battle: Americans at War, 9/11 to Now External link to a non-government website
April 7, 2017-January 28, 2018
Washington, District of Columbia
Since September 11, 2001, the United States has been engaged in multiple wars, varying in intensity, locale, and consequence.  After fifteen years, this warfare has become normalized into our social and cultural landscape; it is ongoing, yet somehow out of sight, invisible.

October

20

The Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Celebration External link to a non-government website
October 20-22, 2017
Washington, District of Columbia
Only weeks until the Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Celebration—the countdown is underway!  Make your reservations today!

October

24

Contraceptive Care in the VA Healthcare System: New Insights from a National Survey External link to a non-government website
October 29, 2017
Webinar
This Health Services Research & Development Cyberseminar will present new information about contraceptive utilization and care within the VA Healthcare System based on data from the “Examining Contraceptive Use and Unmet Need among Women Veterans” study, a nationally representative survey designed to obtain information on reproductive outcomes and factors affecting risk of unintended pregnancy and contraceptive use among reproductive-aged women Veterans who use VA for primary care.  Register now!

October

27

2017 OEF/OIF Women Veterans Retreats External link to a non-government website
October 27-November 1, 2017
Coastal Mountains, Southern California
The 2017 retreats are open to women veterans who were deployed during OEF/OIF, and who are actively engaged in their re-integration to civilian life.  Apply now!

November

6

2017 Got Your 6 Storytellers External link to a non-government website
November 6, 2017
Los Angeles, California
Got Your 6 Storytellers is an annual program that showcases the exemplary talents and ideas of some of our country’s brightest and most groundbreaking Veterans.  Each year around Veterans Day, Got Your 6’s supporters join us in person and online to celebrate the accomplishments of our Veteran Storytellers and become #VetInspired by their stories of leadership.

November

8

2017 Got Your 6 Storytellers External link to a non-government website
November 8, 2017
Washington, District of Columbia
Got Your 6 Storytellers is an annual program that showcases the exemplary talents and ideas of some of our country’s brightest and most groundbreaking Veterans.  Each year around Veterans Day, Got Your 6’s supporters join us in person and online to celebrate the accomplishments of our Veteran Storytellers and become #VetInspired by their stories of leadership.

December

1

After Her Service Program Retreat External link to a non-government website
December 1-3, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana
After Her Service (AHS) is a program for Post-9/11 women veterans aimed at supporting their personal and professional success.  AHS combines a skill-building retreat with 6 months of individual coaching focused on setting and attaining life and career goals.  Apply now!