The CDC needs your feedback as it seeks public comment on CDC’s contraception guidance, U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2016 (US MEC) and U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use, 2016 (US SPR).
Dr. Julia Coleman Wins American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma's National Resident Paper Competition
Our congratulations to Dr. Julia Coleman, the 2018 FWGBD Promoting XXcellence in Women's Health award winner, who recently won the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma's National Resident Paper Competition for her work on whole blood thrombin generation.
Our congratulations to FWGBD members, led by Dr. Lydia Pecker and Dr. Deva Sharma, who recently authored a journal article on knowledge gaps in reproductive and sexual health in women and girls with sickle cell disease.
Drs. Andrea Roe and Kim Smith-Whitley Publish Article on Contraceptive Use and Preferences in Females with Sickle Cell Disease
Our congratulations to WGSCD LAN member Dr. Andrea Roe and long-time FWGBD supporter Dr. Kim Smith-Whitley, who have recently published an insightful journal article on contraceptive use and preferences in females with sickle cell disease.
Please plan to join NHF for its State of the Science Research Summit from Sept. 12-15, 2021.
Partner Webinar: Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia in 2021: Diagnosis and Advances in Treatment" 8/19/21 from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT
Cure HHT, in conjunction with the CDC, will be offering a free webinar on "Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia in 2021: Diagnosis and Advances in Treatment" on Thursday, August 19, 2021, from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT.
The Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders Research Awards provide financial support for qualified fellows or junior attending/junior faculty pursuing clinical, t…
Dr. Barbara Konkle, one of FWGBD's founding members, has been recognized by the International Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis (ISTH) with its 2021 Esteemed Career Award.
Please join the CDC's Division of Blood Disorders and featured presenter Dr. Alexis Thompson for a webinar on BMT and other curative approaches to thalassemia on June 24, 2021, from 2:00-3:00 pm ET.
Webinar: Inherited Thrombocytopenia: What Is It, Whom To Test, and How To Test? 6/28 from 11a-12p ET
Join The RUNX1 Research Program (RRP), the Platelet Disorder Support Association (PDSA), and FWGBD for a Webinar on inherited platelet disorders on June 28 from 11 am -12 pm EST.