Paula Johnson's keynotes focus on the issue of women's health and healthcare. She is the director of the Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology and Professor of Women's Health. Johnson is dedicated to raising awareness for women's health issues and the need to look at disease and medicine differently for women because they affect the female body differently than the male. Johnson's expertise is in cardiovascular health.
Paula Johnson's keynotes emphasize the need to look at healthcare for women in a very different manner than for men and to study how disease affects women specifically. Johnson has published various papers, studies and women's health and various health concerns including cancer and heart disease. Johnson's expertise and knowledge is and important part of updating and restructuring healthcare.