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 provided input on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) strategic plan for research on women’s health.
Policy Engagement, Regulatory
SWHR issued a letter supporting the continuation of the FDA user fee programs in order to guarantee sufficient scientific capacity and expertise at the FDA, thereby allowing the agency to carry out its public mission.
Access, Policy Engagement
SWHR signed onto a letter to the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission on reconsidering the proposed Medicare Part B changes.