WHRY aims to improve the health
of all individuals through scientific knowledge by initiating and supporting
research focusing on women's health and on gender differences in health and
Advancing Health Equity for Women
gender are among the most important variables in understanding health but,
until recent decades, women were underrepresented in clinical research. Our
center is helping to close the knowledge gap created by this historical
non-inclusion of women. Our studies focus on health concerns specific to or
more prevalent in women, and the many conditions in which there are gender
differences. Through our strategic initiatives, our center funds pilot studies,
develops our own collaborative research projects, trains the next generation of
women researchers, and provides educational outreach to the community.
Connecting with the Community
major communications efforts, WHRY produces
a quarterly newsletter that provides updates on all our research, advances in
women’s health, and center activities. You can access the newsletter on our
. In one of our newest communications initiatives, WHRY is
collaborating with a team of specialists to provide relevant answers to timely
questions drawn from the latest cardiovascular research news – answers on
topics including your heart and medications, diet, exercise and hormones. You
can access our new Heart Health Q&A feature on our website.
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