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A special issue of the Journal of Women’s Health (JWH) characterizes the increasing problem of maternal morbidity and mortality (MMM) in the United States.
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NIH recently announced that F and K research grant recipients directly affected by COVID-19 may apply for no-cost extensions and funded extensions (NOT-OD-21-052).
In support of NIH efforts to research and mitigate the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), ORWH recently released its own COVID-19 webpage.
ORWH, in collaboration with the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, has released a notice of intent to publish (NOITP) a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to help women attain leadership roles in scientific careers.
On February 11 at 3:00 p.m. ET, ORWH will host an informational webinar on the NIH Prize for Enhancing Faculty Gender Diversity in Biomedical and Behavioral Science.
NIH has launched a new website that provides the research community and the public with trusted, up-to-date, accurate information about research on COVID-19 at NIH and across the NIH-supported research community.
This extensive virtual environment includes video recordings from the meetings, scholarly posters from the symposium’s research presentations, informational videos about ORWH and its signature programs, historical information about ORWH, and other resources.
New research funded by the NIH HEAL Initiative seeks to understand the effects of opioid use during pregnancy on maternal and child health and behavioral outcomes.
On January 27, 2021 at 11 a.m. (Eastern), ORWH will launch a new virtual lecture series titled “Diverse Voices: COVID-19 and the Health of Women.”
ORWH recently expanded its e-learning course offerings with “Sex as a Biological Variable: A Primer” and the final two modules of the “Bench to Bedside: Integrating Sex and Gender to Improve Human Health” course.