The Women's Health Research Institute values reproductive health education across all ages. Our portfolio expands from elementary school cartoons teaching reproductive concepts to a collegiate-level online course outlining the biology behind reproductive health.
Reproductive Health Education Facts:
- There is currently no required standard for sex education in this country's schooling system
- Only 22 states have mandated sex education instruction
- Only 13 states require this instruction to be medically accurate
- Sex education courses developed on college campuses in the early 1960's and is often taught within health services departments and counseling services
In an effort to provide accurate information on reproductive health, Dr. Woodruff has launched instructional initiatives to shorten the knowledge gap:
The Women's Health Research Institute's overall objective is to ensure students of all ages understand reproductive health. TH WHRI has launched these inititives as authoritative resources for information packaged in a way that is memorable and usable in everyday life. Examining reproduction through a biological, scientific lens will better educate our community and will lead to a better understanding of holistic health, long-term.