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4.11.24 | Women's Health Perspective
Lindsey Howard’s Endometriosis Journey

This is a firsthand account submitted through SWHR’s Share Your Story portal, as part of SWHR’s Women’s Health Perspective series. I […]

SWHR Emerging Scholars in Women’s Health Research Award  Symposium

The SWHR Emerging Scholars in Women’s Health Research Award is given to trainees whose abstracts submitted to the OSSD Annual Meeting demonstrate research excellence in addressing important knowledge gaps in health and disease areas that disproportionately, differently, or exclusively affect women.

10.30.23 | Endometriosis
Rewriting Endometriosis Education for Providers and Policymakers

In this secondary blog, SWHR shares highlights from the interdisciplinary working group roundtable discussion held about endometriosis, in September 2023.

10.30.23 | Endometriosis
Illuminating the Endometriosis Experience to Improve Care

SWHR convened an interdisciplinary working group of health care providers, researchers, patients and patient advocates, and health care policy leaders for a roundtable discussion on endometriosis.

What to Know about PCOS this PCOS Awareness Month 

Polycystic ovary syndrome, commonly referred to as PCOS, is an endocrine disorder that affects the balance of reproductive hormones and affects an estimated 5 million women in the United States.

7.31.23 | Endometriosis
Elucidating Endometriosis: Persistent Gaps in Research & Care

Endometriosis is a chronic gynecological disease that affects more than 200 million women worldwide. Endometrial lesions tend to form in […]

woman sad by a window 6.29.23 | Fertility
A Focus on Mental Health and Infertility in Women

For Infertility Awareness Month, and in every month moving forward, SWHR is working to advance research, policy, and education on infertility and improve the lives of those affected. 

5.31.23 | Endometriosis
Advancing Uterine Health Through Research, Policy, and Advocacy

During the “Emerging Topics in Women’s Health: A Focus on Uterine Health” SWHR hosted a panel of women's health experts to discuss ways in which researchers, clinicians, and policy makers can collaborate to address disparities in uterine health.

3.10.23 | Endometriosis
“Below The Belt” Documentary Sheds Light on Endometriosis

SWHR was pleased to attend a special screening of the “Below The Belt” documentary. The film was executive produced by former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, former Senator Orrin Hatch, and others.

2.2.23 | Endometriosis
VCU Health of Women 2023 | Emerging Topics in Women’s Health: A Focus on Uterine Health

For more than 30 years, the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) has led interdisciplinary groups of researchers, health care […]