The Society For Women’s Health Research (SWHR®), widely recognized as the thought-leader in promoting research on biological differences in disease, will hold its annual gala event.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 10, 2016
What: The Society For Women’s Health Research (SWHR®), widely recognized as the thought-leader in promoting research on biological differences in disease, will hold its annual gala event.
Keynote Speakers include:
- Alyson J. Mcgregor, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Brown University.
- David C. Page, MD, Director of Whitehead Institute and Professor Of Biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Investigator at Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
The following distinguished guests will participate in a panel discussion on data’s
impact on health, science, and medicine:
- Kevita Patel, MD, Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution (Moderator)
- Philip E. Bourne, PhD, Associate Director for Data Science at the National Institute of Health
- Robert M. Califf, MD, Commissioner for Medical Products & Tobacco at the Food and Drug Administration
- Anna McCollister-Slipp, Co-founder of Galileo Analytics
- Jane L. Snowdon, PhD, Director, Watson Health Partnerships, IBM
When: Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington, D.C. 1150 22nd St NW, Washington,
SPONSORSHIP: Sponsorship opportunities and tickets can be purchased online at
DETAILS: Media should RSVP to heena(at)swhr(dot)org. To register and learn more
about the event visit: http://swhr.org/events/gala/
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®), is a national non-profit based in Washington D.C. that is widely recognized as the thought-leader in promoting research on biological differences in disease and is dedicated to transforming women’s health through science, advocacy, and education. Founded in 1990 by a group of physicians, medical researchers and health advocates, SWHR aims to bring attention to the variety of diseases and conditions that uniquely affect women.
For more information, visit http://www.SWHR.org.
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