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Women's Health Research at Yale
"Improvements in health and health care depend on new scientific findings translated into practical benefits. With generous support from the community, our self-supporting research center generates new findings in women's health and advances gender-specific medicine to improve the well being of all."
- Carolyn M. Mazure, Ph.D., Norma Weinberg Spungen and Joan Lebson Bildner Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, and Director of Women's Health Research at Yale
Innovations in Women's Health Fall 2014/Winter 2015 Newsletter Now Available!
This issue features:
- Supplementing Mammography with Ultrasound
- First Naratil Pioneer Award to Develop Revolutionary Cancer Treatment Model
- New Junior Faculty Scholars Begin Training
2014 Pilot Project Program Awards Including Inaugural Wendy U. and Thomas C. Naratil Pioneer Award
This year’s highly inventive research projects focus on stem cell therapy for hypoparathyroidism, a debilitating disease primarily affecting women; the creation of the first dual-purpose intravaginal ring for HIV transmission prevention and contraception; and the design of a pioneering treatment model for uterine serous cancer, the most lethal endometrial cancer. Read more.