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ORWH Strategic Plan 2024-2028 cover
The Office of Research on Women’s Health recently released the NIH-Wide Strategic Plan for Research on the Health of Women 2024–2028, a comprehensive roadmap that will inform NIH-supported research on various diseases and health conditions that affect women.
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May 7, 2024
In celebration of 2024 National Women’s Health Week (May 12-18), we recognize and honor the contributions of Vivian W. Pinn, M.D., a remarkable woman leader who has made history in her pursuit of scientific discovery.
April 25, 2024
Congratulations to Elizabeth Barr, Ph.D. on being named Associate Director for Interdisciplinary Research at ORWH.
April 11, 2024
ORWH created the Prize Competition for Enhancing Faculty Gender Diversity: Toolkit to highlight successful strategies and best practices for evidence-based approaches to improve gender diversity across biomedical and behavioral science departments, centers, and divisions.
April 10, 2024
Join ORWH for the 8th Vivian W. Pinn Symposium, held annually during National Women’s Health Week. This year’s event is titled “Synergy in Science: Innovations in Autoimmune Disease Research and Care” and will focus on a convergence of cutting-edge insights and collaborative efforts related to autoimmune diseases.
April 8, 2024
Two new reports from the Pathways to Prevention (P2P) workshop, Identifying Risks and Interventions to Optimize Postpartum Health, are now available!
March 27, 2024
The 60th meeting of the NIH Advisory Committee on Research on Women’s Health (ACRWH) will be held virtually for the public on April 9, 2024, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:35 p.m. EDT.
March 26, 2024
In coordination with the White House Initiative on Women’s Health Research, ORWH and several NIH institutes and centers issued a Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight interest in receiving research applications focused on diseases and health conditions that predominantly affect women.
March 21, 2024
On March 18, 2024, President Joe Biden signed a new Executive Order (EO) that builds upon the establishment of the White House Initiative on Women’s Health Research.
The NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH) recently awarded Mayte Restrepo, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A., the 2024 Science Policy Scholar Travel Award.