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    SWHR honors NIH Director Dr. Francis S. Collins at 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

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    SWHR honors Members of Congress at 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

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    SWHR promotes the analysis of research data for biological and ethnic differences

  • SWHR Mammography Event

    SWHR leads breakfast briefing on What Women Want in Breast Cancer Screening

  • SWHR works with researchers and clinicians to advance the field of sex-based biology.

    SWHR works with researchers and clinicians to advance the field of sex-based biology.

SWHR Celebrates 25 Years of Transforming Women’s Health 

We are so grateful to those who joined us for SWHR’s 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner on March 25, 2015, to commemorate a quarter-century of improving the health of all women through science, education, and advocacy. It was a truly remarkable night to celebrate the organization’s work in advancing women’s health. 
Read the Press Release.
Watch the 25th Anniversary Video.
Watch the Gala Recording.
View the Event Photos.

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SWHR Joins ‘Spread the Word’ Campaign Focusing on Coronary Artery Disease and Women’s Health

Posted on 12 May 2015

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.

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SWHR Supports Reintroduction of the Research for All Act

Posted on 05 May 2015

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.

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SWHR Expresses Concern with USPSTF’s Mammography Guideline Update

Posted on 23 April 2015

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.

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Former SWHR Board of Directors Chair Honored For Cardiovascular Work

Posted on 22 April 2015

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.

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SWHR Proudly Supports Personal Care Products Safety Act

Posted on 21 April 2015

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.