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.
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Policy Engagement, Science
SWHR Urges Congress to Provide $100 Million for the Surveillance for Emerging Threats to Mothers and Babies Network
SWHR signed on to a letter urging Congress to provide $100 million for the Surveillance for Emerging Threats to Mothers and Babies Network at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Access, Policy Engagement
SWHR President & CEO Kathryn G. Schubert submitted comments to the National Institutes of Health UNITE Initiative Committees in response to their Request for Information.
Policy Engagement, Regulatory
SWHR sent a letter to Xavier Becerra to congratulate him on his recent appointment as Secretary at the Department of Health and Human Services.