Society for Women’s Health Research Urges Congress to Examine Why There Aren’t More Women and Minorities in Medical Research
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) calls on the House Energy and Commerce Committee to hold a hearing that examines the progress made by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on including...
2/28/2014 1:35 PM EST
Society for Women’s Health Research to Honor FDA Assistant Commissioner for Women’s Health Marsha B. Henderson at Gala Dinner
The Society for Women’s Health Research announces that the first-ever SWHR Dr. Estelle Ramey Award for Women’s Health Leadership will be presented to Marsha B. Henderson, assistant commissioner for women’s health with the U.S. Food and Drug...
2/24/2014 2:00 PM EST
Society for Women’s Health Research Praises CBS 60 Minutes for Focusing on How Drugs Affect Women and Men Differently
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) is the leading voice on research into the biological differences between women and men. SWHR President and CEO Phyllis Greenberger comments on the CBS 60 Minutes segment that aired February 9 on how...
2/10/2014 3:00 PM EST
Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) President & CEO Phyllis Greenberger will provide expert analysis of the Sunshine Act and its impact on patients during a panel discussion at AdvaMed 2013: The MedTech Conference in Washington, D.C., on...
9/18/2013 4:00 PM EDT
SWHR founder Florence Haseltine has committed the past 20 years to hosting dinner for D.C.'s most powerful women.
8/22/2013 10:30 AM EDT
A person’s overall health and well-being can be significantly impacted by health literacy. “Poor health literacy is a stronger predictor of a person’s health than age, income, employment status, education level and race.”
12/13/2012 10:55 AM EST
Roughly two in five women in the United States do not use any form of birth control and many underestimate their risk for pregnancy, according to a recent survey about contraceptive practices in the United States.
9/12/2012 12:30 PM EDT
Stressing the importance of urological health and increased funding into women’s health research, Lindsey Kerr, MD, Chair of the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) Board of Directors and founder and director of the Urologic Wellness...
8/28/2012 10:35 AM EDT
“Do Women Need Such Big Flu Shots?” explains how swine flu vaccine may be different for women.
10/29/2009 3:15 PM EDT