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June 12, 2018

Sex Matters: Addressing the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Gap

To prevent and treat Alzheimer’s disease, scientists need to better understand how the disease differs between women and men, according to a paper published June 12 in Alzheimer's & Dementia:…
Jane F. Reckelhoff, PhD Blog PostNews
May 25, 2018

Biology of Sex Differences Journal Welcomes New Editor-in-Chief

Jane F. Reckelhoff, PhD, of the University of Mississippi Medical Center earlier this month took the helm as editor-in-chief of Biology of Sex Differences, a publication of the Society for Women’s Health…
Emily Ortman, SWHR Communications Director Blog PostNews
May 13, 2018

Why We Need Diversity in Research — And How You Can Help

During National Women’s Health Week, you can help create a healthier future for generations to come. How? By sharing a bit of your time and information with the research community.
Dr. Florence Haseltine Blog PostNews
May 8, 2018

SWHR Founder Remembers Rep. Louise Slaughter

Dr. Florence Haseltine, founder of the Society for Women's Health Research, first met Rep. Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY) in 1990, while she was working with others passionate about women’s health…
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May 2, 2018

SWHR Celebrates Achievements in Women’s Health at Awards Dinner

The Society for Women’s Health Research celebrated advancements in women’s health and honored three remarkable women for their contributions to the field on Tuesday night at SWHR’s 28th Annual Awards…
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April 19, 2018

Jenelle Krishnamoorthy Elected to SWHR Board of Directors

SWHR announced the election to its Board of Directors of Jenelle S. Krishnamoorthy, PhD, associate vice president for global policy, communications and population health at Merck.
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April 16, 2018

SWHR to Honor Three Visionary Women at Annual Awards Dinner

SWHR will honor Janet Woodcock, MD, of the Food and Drug Administration, Christi Shaw of Eli Lilly and Co., and Colleen Conway-Welch, PhD, of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing…
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April 13, 2018

Experts Identify Challenges in Endometriosis Research and Patient Care

Endometriosis has completely disrupted Rebecca Black’s life — and the lives of millions of other women. Visiting doctor after doctor, suffering infertility problems, and dealing with excruciating pain, Black and…
March 22, 2018

SWHR Applauds Congress for Supporting Funding for NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health

SWHR commends Congress for recognizing the valuable role of NIH's Office of Research on Women's Health in the FY18 spending bill by calling for funding that reflects the office's important…