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
The Society for Women’s Health Research provided comments in response to the Request for Information: Inviting Comments and Suggestions on the Draft NIH Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2022-2026. SWHR is glad to see NIH’s continued efforts to remove systemic barriers that could inhibit a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and... Read more »
Access, Policy Engagement
The Society for Women’s Health Research provided feedback to the Innovation and Value Initiative on the draft protocol of its economic model for major depressive disorder (MDD), touching on the model’s target population and the patient experience. READ SWHR’S COMMENTS
Access, Policy Engagement, Regulatory
The Society for Women’s Health Research shared input with the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) on its Draft Research Plan, “Cervical Cancer: Screening.” Specifically, SWHR commented on the importance of prevention and considerations related to access and outcomes. READ SWHR’S COMMENTS