policy events

SWHR hosts congressional briefings and other policy-focused events on a variety of women’s health and research-related subjects.

Attended by congressional staff, federal agency personnel, and advocacy group representatives, these events inform attendees about issues important to women’s health. SWHR’s Policy Advisory Council also meets quarterly to discuss current policies affecting women’s health and SWHR’s positions and engagement in these areas.

Upcoming Policy Events

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November 2020

Opportunities for Innovation in HPV-Related Disease

Hosted by SWHR

SWHR will host a virtual public forum on the need for innovation in HPV-related disease screening and treatment for women.

November 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm EST

POSTPONED: 2020 National Summit on the Health of Women

Hosted by Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health & Gender Biology

The Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health & Gender Biology will host a daylong interactive educational forum and community building event.

November 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

Telemedicine for Women: Challenges, Promises, and the Road Ahead

Hosted by Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health & Gender Biology

Save the date for this Connors Center conversation on the way ahead for telemedicine and women's health.

November 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST

Women in Government State Directors Conference/Healthcare & Technology Summit

Hosted by Women in Government

Women In Government (WIG) hosts their State Directors Conference/Healthcare & Technology Summit to educate and inform state legislators on critical public policy topics facing their state.

November 18 - November 21
Hilton Buena Vista Palace, 1900 E Buena Vista Dr
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830 United States

Pandemics, Politics and Privilege: The Good, Bad & Ugly US Legacy in Global Health

Hosted by Global Health Council

Global Health Council's virtual 2020 summit this November will focus on Pandemics, Politics, and Privilege: The Good, Bad, & Ugly U.S. Legacy in Global Health.

November 19 - November 20

December 2020

SWHR Policy Advisory Council Meeting

Hosted by SWHR

The Policy Advisory Council is a forum for industry, nonprofit, and other health care stakeholders to partner with SWHR to support emerging scientific research and public policy that will improve women’s health.

December 2 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
Blake Building, 1025 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20901 United States
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