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Women in Research

Ms. Norsigian recounts her introduction to the founding concepts of Our Bodies, Ourselves, her involvement with PRIM&R, and issues that are specific to female subjects in clinical research. (June 2013)

Topics include: 

  • 9:44 Personal introduction to women's issues
  • 18:00 "Our Bodies, Ourselves" as Evidence-Based Information on Women's Health (Watch Excerpt)
  • 23:22 Reproductive issues (Watch Excerpt)
  • 31:56 Considerations for female research subjects (Watch Excerpt)
  • 41:22 PRIM&R and Women's Issues
  • 46:42 The central role of public education
  • 49:55 The challenges of international research