SWHR Supports HELP Committee’s Califf Approval; Urges Confirmation by Senate
Washington, D.C., January 12, 2016 – The United States Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) unanimously approved Dr. Robert Califf’s nomination to…
SWHR Announces Urology Network Chairs
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) has selected two chairs to head its Interdisciplinary Network on Urological Health In…
SWHR Founder Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) founder, Florence P. Haseltine, PhD, MD, has been named a National Academy of…
Second Annual CURE-UAB Meeting Emphasizes Need For Public Awareness, Research Funding
Dr. Liliana Losada, associate director of scientific programs at the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) recently attended the Second…
SWHR Congratulates Sen. Barbara Mikulski for Earning Presidential Medal of Freedom
Longtime supporter of women’s health research Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) will be awarded a Presidential Medal of Freedom, the…
Infectious Diseases Are More Closely Linked to Sex and Gender Than We Think
By Liliana Losada Brown, PhD, Associate Director, Scientific Programs at SWHR Did you know that more women get sick from…
The Society for Women’s Health Research strongly urges Congress to pass the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015
While no deal is perfect, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2016 replaces sequestration equally for both defense and nondefense over…
GAO Finds NIH Has Made Progress Including Women in Research, But Improved Reporting And Analysis Needed
Last week, The Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report, showing that more work needs to be done in reporting…
School Bathroom Habits Impact Life-Long Bladder Health: Opening the Door to the Girls’ Room
If you are one of the 20 million women in the U.S. who have experienced leaking, wet pants, or leaving…