About the Institute

The Institute for Women's Heath (IWH) serves as a research and education resource for University faculty and students.  The IWH has also forged partnerships that link a variety of academic institutions, community-based organizations, and government agencies united by the common goal of advancing the health and wellbeing of women and girls in Texas.


The Institute for Women’s Health engages in innovative research that focuses primarily on the health and well-being of women, fosters collaborative science, and develops future scholars and leaders. The Institute educates future healthcare professionals through mentored experiential learning opportunities in translational research and direct care services. 


The Institute for Women’s Health will be a leader in collaborative women’s health research, education, and leadership to improve the lives of women in Texas and the world.

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