Search Organizations (English): District of Columbia, Women's health

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The Centre for the Advancement of Health  
http://www.cfah.org.
CFAH is a nonprofit policy organization that aims to achieve te widespread acceptance and use of a view of health that recognizes the contributions of physical, behavioral, psychological, social, and environmental factors in promoting health and preventing and treating disease. (See Details)
National Women's Health Network  
http://www.nwhn.org/
Works to improve the health of all American women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. Aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women. Shapes policy and consumer health decisions and options by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues. Monitors the actions of federal regulatory and funding agencies, industry and the health professions, identifies abuses and makes change by exposing the abuse and catalyzing grassroots action. (See Details)
Society for Women's Health Research  
http://www.womenshealthresearch.org/
Works to promote the inclusion of women in medical research studies and encourage the scientific examination of the basic biological and physiological differences between men and women. (See Details)
Jacobs Institute of Women's Health  
http://www.jiwh.org/
Forms an organization working to improve health care for women through research, dialogue, and information dissemination. (See Details)
National Research Center for Women and Families  
http://www.center4research.org/
Promotes the health and safety of women, children, and families, by using objective, research-based information to encourage new, more effective programs and policies. Gathers and analyzes information and translates that information into clearly presented facts and policy implications that are made widely available to the public, the media, and policy makers. (See Details)