Science must drive policy because policy drives change.
SWHR develops and champions public policy concepts that are grounded in science in order to improve women’s health.
What we’re doing
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Policy Engagement, Regulatory
In comments to the FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health, SWHR provided feedback on the strategic plan for the center’s Health of Women Program.
Policy Engagement, Science
In a letter to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), SWHR recommended the government prioritize biotechnology research that explores women’s health issues and sex and gender disparities.
Access, Policy Engagement
SWHR provided recommendations to the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) on proposed changes to its 2020 value assessment framework to ensure it supports optimal health outcomes for women.