On Tuesday May 14th, the Women's Health Research Institute will celebrate National Women's Health Week by hosting the third annual Celebrating Women's Health event at Prentice Women's Hospital (11:00AM to 1:30PM, third floor). The topic for this year's event is diet and nutrition, and our featured speaker is Holly Herrington, RD, LDN, a registered dietician in the Center for Lifestyle Medicine at Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. Other event activities will include a poster session on the latest research in women's health and information tables about women's health services in the Chicago area. To learn more, please click here. Registration for the talk is now closed as we have reached a capacity crowd.
The annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day at Northwestern University is a campus-wide event to promote the latest breakthroughs in scientific and clinical research by Northwestern University students and faculty. This year's event, held on Thursday April 4th, boasted record numbers of attendees and participants. As always, Northwestern University demonstrated it's strong commitment to advancing women's health by establishing a special category for research in women's health, and awarding top new studies in that category. For more information about this event, click here for full article and video.