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Director's Messages: Career Development

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Advancing the careers of women’s health researchers is an ORWH priority. Learn more about efforts the Office has supported to expand mentoring and other professional opportunities, investigate disparities, and diversify the scientific workforce in the articles below.


  • : Women Can Soar in STEM
    An update from the White House Summit on Working Families highlights findings from NIH-funded research examining why women may not progress to their full potential in the scientific workplace.

  • : Playing in the Sandbox: Advancing Women in Science
    There has been substantial progress on providing opportunities and support for women in the scientific workforce, but it is equally important to find ways to accelerate change. There is still much to do.