For Immediate Release                                                       
April 10, 2015                                                                      
Contact: Karla Shepard Rubinger
Executive Director
Academy of Women's Health
(914) 740-2128

April 16-19 ● Washington, DC

Generous support for the most comprehensive interdisciplinary conference
focused solely on women’s health


New Rochelle, NY – Internists, family practitioners, and obstetrician-gynecologists, among other specialists and allied health professionals in these fields, will convene in Washington, DC next week for a leading interdisciplinary conference covering a broad range of key topics in women’s health across the lifespan – offering up to 26.0 CME/CNE credits.
With more than 25 plenary sessions, symposia, workshops, poster presentations, and special events, the Congress is the only meeting focused exclusively on Best Practices for Better Outcomes in women’s health. It features top clinicians, researchers, and educators sharing the most recent research and its application to patient care, and the most current information in diagnosis and therapeutics.
The Congress is presented by the Academy of Women’s Health, its peer-reviewed Journal of Women’s Health, and VCU Institute for Women’s Health. We are proud to work with the foremost agencies, foundations, and corporations who understand the importance of women’s health care issues. Our prestigious partners include NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health and HHS Office on Women’s Health. 
The generous support received from public agencies, foundations, nonprofits, and corporations has helped to sustain the mission of the Congress for over two decades and ensure that it meets the needs of health professionals across disciplines, specialties, and practice settings.
This year we are pleased to acknowledge educational support for the following sessions:
  • Amarin Pharma Inc.  for “Novel Approaches to Hypertriglyceridemia: Clinical Face Off”
  • Astellas US LLC for “Current Approaches to Bladder Control" (*non-CME)
  • Mead Johnson Nutrition for “Lactation and Maternal Health: What Every Clinician Needs to Know” (in part)
  • Medicines360 for “Contraception: Where We Are Now and Where are we Going”
  • NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health for a pre-conference workshop on “The Health of Women of Color: A Critical Intersection at the Corner of Sex/Gender and Race/Ethnicity".
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals, International, US Region for “Weight Management in Women” (in part)
W.K. Kellogg Foundation, AstraZeneca, and Gilead Sciences have provided general conference support.

To view the entire program, visit the Congress website. To register Click here.
The Congress is presented by the Academy of Women's Health, Journal of Women's Health, and VCU Institute for Women's Health in partnership with the NIH Office of Research on Women's Health and HHS Office on Women's Health.
For further information about the Congress visit: www.bioconference.som/WH
Call: (914) 740-2128 or E-mail:

About the Academy of Women's Health
The Academy of Women’s Health is an interdisciplinary, international association of physicians, nurses, and other health professionals who work across the broad field of women’s health, providing up-to-date advances and options in clinical care that will enable the best outcomes for women patients. The Academy’s focus includes the dissemination of translational research and evidence-based practices for disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment for women across the lifespan.


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