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Hand holding pen writing in notebook 4.15.24 | Women's Health Perspective
Sofia Oliveira’s Lupus Journey

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

11.8.23 | Autoimmune
VCU Health of Women 2024 | Emerging Topics in Women’s Health: Autoimmune Disease Challenge

Join us for the VCU Health of Women Conference 2024 SWHR Pre-conference Symposium! This symposium will discuss the impacts of autoimmune diseases on women’s health across the lifespan, with special emphasis on pregnancy and maternal health, caregiving/parenting.

6.29.23 | Lupus
Inaugural SWHR Winter Social 2023

SWHR is excited to host its Inaugural Winter Social this year, to celebrate the season and the women’s health research community.

5.7.23 | Health Equity
SWHR Adds Lupus to the Women’s Health Equity Initiative 

To bring attention to these disparities and help support individuals impacted by lupus, SWHR added lupus to the Women’s Health Equity Initiative campaign this May, in recognition of Lupus Awareness Month.

5.3.23 | Lupus
Examining Lupus Health Disparities for Lupus Awareness Month  

This Lupus Awareness Month, SWHR is reflecting on the need for urgent action to close the gender, race, and ethnic disparities in lupus outcomes.

11.17.22 | Lupus
Closing the Loop for Lupus: A Wellness Toolkit for Women

The event discusses how to improve health outcomes for individuals with lupus through recognizing and addressing symptoms, comorbidities, treatment options, and barriers to accessing quality care, while highlighting the diverse experiences of women living with lupus.

11.10.22 | Lupus
Lupus Wellness Toolkit Aims to Answers Women’s Health Questions  

The Living Well with Lupus Toolkit for Women aims to educate women and their support systems around lupus risk factors, symptoms, wellness tips, and conversations with health care providers.

11.7.22 | Lupus
Living Well With Lupus: A Toolkit for Women

9.27.22 | Autoimmune
Education and Access Play Key Role for Improving Well-being for Women Living with Autoimmune Diseases

These are takeaways from SWHR's August 2022 meeting of an interdisciplinary group of policy experts, researchers, clinicians, and patient advocates in women’s autoimmune and immune-mediated diseases.

9.2.22 | Lupus
Closing the Loop for Lupus: A Fireside Chat

The event discussed how to improve health outcomes for individuals with lupus through recognizing and addressing symptoms, comorbidities, treatment options, and barriers to accessing quality care, while highlighting the diverse experiences of women living with lupus.