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August 5, 2013 - Congratulations to long-time SWHR board member Carol Nadelson, M.D. on her new venture as co-founder of Penney & Nadelson Associates Advancing Careers! For more information, click here

  Carol Nadelson

July 18, 2013 - National Journal's second annual WOMEN 2020 Super Summit brought many powerful female leaders to Washington, DC for a series of conversations on the evolving role of women in leadership across many sectors. SWHR President & CEO Phyllis Greenberger participated in the "Staying Healthy While Being Successful" panel discussion, focusing on the challenges of successful women in maintaining physical health and well-being.

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Click here for full National Journal video


July 12, 2013 - Prepare Yourself for the Health Insurance Marketplace Coming this Fall by going to www.healthcare.gov
Starting October 1, 2013, the opportunity to enroll in health insurance in the Health Insurance Marketplace begins for everyone.

July 9, 2013 - SWHR Applauds Senate Spending Allocations That Fund Health and Research
Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR) commends the Senate Appropriations Committee's Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) for their mark up of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 spending bill. Read full statement

July 1, 2013 - SWHR CEO Phyllis Greenberger quoted in the Columbus Dispatch on equality for men and women when it comes to funding health-care research. Should there be a difference? Read more

June 30, 2013 - Should There be a Difference in Men and Women When It Comes to Funding Health-Care Research?
"The idea was never to ignore men's health," said Phyllis Greenberger, president and CEO of the Society for Women's Health Research. "It's really about treating men and women equally."  Read full article here!

June 18, 2013 - SWHR CEO and President Phyllis Greenberger sits down with Michael D. Miller, MD. View full video interview

June 15, 2013 - The NASA Virtual Workshop
"The impact of Sex and Gender on Adaptation to Space" was held on June 25, 2013.  Click here to view presentations

May 23, 2013 - SWHR Statement on the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced a series of public meetings across the US, to discuss a new initiative called the Brain Research through the Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative. Read more

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR) applauds and supports the launch of the ground-breaking BRAIN Initiative. It has the potential to revolutionize our understanding of the human brain, ultimately leading to new treatments, cures, and preventions for brain disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, and traumatic brain injury. Read more


March 15, 2013 - Discovery Health's Dr. John Whyte and SWHR CEO Phyllis Greenberger at Discovery
Channel's "A Heartbeat Away from Stroke" Documentary Premiere Party.

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March 17, 2013 - SWHR founder Dr. Florence Haseltine Weighs in on Government Travel Cuts for Scientists

"That is what the taxpayers are paying for - the spread of scientific information."
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March 15, 2013 - Endometriosis Still Unknown but Affects Millions of Women Each Year

Endometriosis, a disorder that occurs when cells from the lining of the uterus grow in other areas of
the body, affects millions of women each year. Unfortunately, many women suffer in silence withouth
a proper diagnosis or the right information. Read more


Women's Health News Service

Women's Health Research News Service is a monthly news article, published by SWHR, which covers the latest findings in research on sex differences that affect the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, as well as health issues unique to women. The articles are provided free of charge to all news agencies.

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