Magee Womancare International

Magee Womancare International is the international outreach arm of Magee-Womens Hospital and Magee-Womens Research Institute.

About Us

Magee Womancare International (MWI) is the outreach division of Magee-Womens Hospital and Magee-Womens Research Institute and Foundation serving international populations locally and abroad. Local, national, and international grants and private donations help us support women’s health programs in our community and worldwide.


Magee Womancare International envisions a world where women and families are empowered through increased access to quality health information and services, and as a result, have the opportunity to make informed decisions about their health.


To build healthier communities through international and local health initiatives for women and their families that address health disparities and culturally appropriate health care delivery to minority, underserved, and at risk populations.



Your gift will help support women’s health programs in Pittsburgh and around the globe.

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MWI Story

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC has been caring for women’s health and safety throughout all stages of their lives for more than a century and is ranked as a top 10 U.S. hospital for gynecologic care by the U.S. News & World Report.

Magee Womancare International was established by Magee-Womens Hospital’s Board of Directors in 1992 to improve health care conditions for women and infants in the former Soviet Union, and continues to have a representative sister office in Moscow, Russia. For nearly 25 years, we have designed and implemented numerous programs that address women’s health concerns and health disparities in western Pennsylvania and around the globe.


MWI Scope

Our geographic reach extends throughout Russia and NIS countries, Central and Southeast Europe, South Asia, Middle East, and Latin America. We work with international and local partners to identify local needs, resources, and community capabilities to determine areas of focus for tailored health programs.

Health Initiatives

Magee Womancare International develops solutions and programs to address pressing health care issues and disparities. We focus on promoting safe, modern, dignified, and culturally appropriate health care for women and their families around the world.

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Volunteer and Internship Programs

Magee Womancare International provides volunteers and interns opportunities to learn about global women’s health issues, engage in community outreach, and assist in program development and implementation in the non-profit sector.

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