SWHR Expert Resource
you a scientist, medical researcher, or medical professional in the field of
women’s health research and sex differences?
Consider becoming an SWHR Expert Resource!
Be an SWHR Expert Resource who we can rely on to ensure accurate reporting on
women’s health issues
the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) in building trusted
relationships with reporters and help to ensure evidence-based coverage of women’s
health issues in the news.
How do I benefit from
becoming an SWHR Expert Resource?
becoming an expert resource for news and women’s health-related articles, you
help improve patient care and access to the latest findings in women’s health
research. While providing useful information to media and other outlets, you
also receive recognition for your expertise in the field.
What are my
commitments as an SWHR Expert Resource?
an SWHR Expert Resource, you agree to be a reliable source in your specified
field who SWHR can count on to respond appropriately and in a timely manner to
given media requests. If you cannot meet our deadline, you agree to make SWHR
staff aware as soon as possible. We know your schedule sometimes does not allow
for interviews with reporters. At the same time, we appreciate your commitment
to working with us to meet reporters’ deadlines, which could range from a few
hours to a few days of the initial request.
SWHR members have been quoted in
most of the major national media outlets such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Science
Magazine, Newsweek, National Public Radio, ABC News, Associated Press, Woman’s
Day, Self, Marie Claire and numerous other magazines, trade press, and
health blogs. Letters to the Editor written with and submitted on behalf of SWHR
have been published in many of the same print and on-line publications as well.
If I don’t want to interact with the media, how else can I participate?
If you are
not comfortable liaising with the media, consider presenting at SWHR-sponsored
meetings, conferences, and briefings to share your expertise with fellow
colleagues and the public.
Fill the form out online