Gloria Bachmann, MD is the director of the Women's Health Institute at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Chief of the OB/GYN Service at Robert Wood Johnson University.1 She also is Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and Associate Dean for Women's Health.2
After earning her BA from Rutgers and MMS from Rutgers Medical School (now Robert Wood Johnson Medical School) in 1972, she went to the University of Pennsylvania to complete her medical education.3
Along the way, Bachmann has also been winning numerous awards: The Best Scientific Paper presented at the Annual ACOG meeting in 1990, to plaques and certificates with titles like Lifetime Achievement, Best Teacher, Best Educator, and Community Service.
In partnership with the Writers House, Rutgers University Department of English, the Institute for Women’s Leadership piloted Transforming Lives. This project combining filmmaking and interview skills to help our undergraduate Leadership Scholars learn from women leaders who are making a difference in the world. This documentary was created by Leadership Scholar Fariha Siddiqui, Class of 2012, with the assistance of instructor Dena Seidel and IWL Media Associate Nicholas Salazer.