Advisory Committee on Women Vets

September 2009
PN;Sep2009, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p15
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The article offers information on the women veteran population which is 7.5 percent of the total veteran population. As part of improving the programs and services of the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) for women veterans, its Advisory Committee on Women Veterans heard several views including women-specific health needs, and the physical and mental-health care. The committee also reviews initiatives designed for women vets' needs before making recommendations to the VA Secretary.


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