The social media feed read ‘...Women are under-researched, under-diagnosed, and dying unnecessarily…help close the research gap’. There’s a lot of truth in that statement. Attention to women’s health research has lagged behind men since…well, since the beginning.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will hold a public workshop, Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation: Exploring New Evidence – A Workshop, on January 29-30, 2020 in Washington D.C. (2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418).
We are pleased to announce the Society for Birth Defects Research and Prevention’s participation in a special Birth Defects Prevention Month live Twitter chat on Wednesday January 22nd at 11:00 am Pacific / 2:00 pm Eastern.
At our 2019 Annual Meeting, a workgroup of volunteers was formed to lead efforts on behalf of both societies to positively influence the NIH Task Force on Research Specific to Pregnant and Lactating Women (PRGLAC).