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    SWHR honors Members of Congress at 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

  • 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

  • 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 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.

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SWHR Praises “The Battle For Women’s Hearts – And Lives” Commentary

Posted on 13 April 2015

SWHR commends Barbra Streisand for her commentary in The Washington Post, titled, “The Battle For Women’s Hearts – And Lives,” and for bringing into the public eye the work that SWHR has been doing for 25 years.

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SWHR Applauds Representative Lois Capps’ Demonstrated Support for Women’s Health Research

Posted on 09 April 2015

Yesterday, U.S. Representative Lois Capps (D-CA 24th District.) announced that she is retiring from Congress 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 Capps’ support for women’s health.