• Scientist In her lab

    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

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  • 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.

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    SWHR advocates for more women and minorities to be included in clinical trials

Congressional Briefing: Maximizing the Benefits of Biomedical Research Postponed

The Congressional Briefing: Maximizing the Benefits of Biomedical Research, scheduled for Tuesday, February 17, has been postponed due to inclement weather. We will send out an update when the event is rescheduled.

 

SWHR Releases Groundbreaking Survey on What Women Want in Breast Cancer Screening 

A New Survey from the Society for Women’s Health Research Reveals Cost and Lack of Insurance Are Biggest Barriers to Mammograms; A Majority of Women Are Unaware the ACA Requires Mammography Screenings at No Cost Sharing.
Read the Press Release.
Read the Executive Summary.
Read the Survey Fact Sheet.

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The Society for Women’s Health Research Marks 25 Years of Transforming Women’s Health

Posted on 19 March 2015

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®), the thought-leader in promoting research on sex and gender differences in disease, will celebrate its 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner on Wednesday, March 25, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington D.C.

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SWHR Commends Senator Barbara Mikulski’s Long-Standing Support for Women’s Health Research

Posted on 02 March 2015

Today, U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD.), the longest-serving woman in congressional history, announced that she is retiring from the Senate after five terms in office. In a statement, Phyllis Greenberger, President and CEO of the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) expressed her appreciation of the Senator’s legacy of supporting women’s health.

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The Society for Women’s Health Research Celebrates 25 Years of Transforming Women’s Health

Posted on 19 February 2015

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR), widely recognized as the thought-leader in promoting research on biological differences in disease, will hold it’s 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner on Wednesday, March 25, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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SWHR Statement in Appreciation for Commissioner Hamburg’s Service

Posted on 06 February 2015

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) would like to commend the outgoing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner, Dr. Margaret Hamburg, for her profound service to improve American public health at the Agency.

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SWHR END OF YEAR UPDATE

Posted on 23 December 2014

2014 has proven to be yet another successful year! As it comes to a close, SWHR would be remiss not to reflect on what has been an incredible year.