Lori DiPrete Brown
Director, 4W Women & Wellbeing Initiative
Lori DiPrete Brown focuses her scholarship and practice on global health—particularly the wellbeing of women and children in highly vulnerable situations around the world. She teaches in the Department of Civil Society and Community Studies at the School of Human Ecology and is affiliated with the School of Medicine and Public Health at UW–Madison. She is also the founding director of the campus-wide 4W Initiative (Women & Wellbeing in Wisconsin & the World), which has catalyzed a range of innovative programs that address gender-based inequality and injustice.