The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) has teamed with HealthyWomen, the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health, and the Coalition of Labor Union Women in partnership with CardioDx on a new patient advocacy campaign, Spread the Word, to empower women to be proactive in discussing their heart health and testing options with their healthcare providers.
As the leading voice on research on women’s health and the biological differences between women and men, The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) endorses the goals of this legislation and believes it will have a powerful impact on the way medical research is conducted, analyzed, and interpreted to patients.
This week, the United States Preventative Services Taskforce (USPSTF) released a new set of mammography guidelines, the first since the taskforce’s controversial 2009 update.
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) congratulates former Chair of the Board of Directors, Nanette K. Wenger, MD. Wenger for receiving the inaugural Bernadine Healy Leadership in Women’s Cardiovascular Disease Award at the recent 64th Annual American College of Cardiology Scientific Session in San Diego, California.
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) proudly supports Senators Dianne Feinstein (D – CA) and Susan Collins (R– ME) in their efforts to introduce the Personal Care Products Safety Act.