A National Center of Excellence, is focused on promoting, facilitating and disseminating research on women’s health.
Vision: To promote the health of diverse women, families, and communities.
Mission: To catalyze research partnerships that advance knowledge of women's health across the lifespan.
The University of Minnesota's Powell Center for Women's Health is pleased to announce the inaugural competition for the Powell Center's Scholar in Mature Women's Health. The Powell Center's Scholar in Mature Women's Health is a two year appointment awarded to a faculty member that will enhance and develop his or her career in mature women's health research and further the overall goals of the Powell Center's mature women's health initiative. Letters of Intent are not required but are strongly encouraged. They are due by email on September 18, 2013 by 5:00 pm. Complete applications are due by November 11, 2013 by 5:00 pm*. Please direct questions to Jennifer O'Brien at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-626-1125. Read the complete RFA.**
**Revised 11/5/2013 with clarification regarding the research plan page limitations.
2013 BIRCWH Scholars
Anne Blaes, MD
|Susan Mason, PhD|
Assistant Professor, Division of Epidemiology & Community Health
BIRCWH Project: Psychological & Behavioral Mechanisms Linking Abuse Victimization to Obesisty
|Rebekah Nagler, PhD|
Assistant Professor, School of Journalism & Mass Communication
BIRCWH Project: Exposure to Cancer Screening Media Controversy & Its Influence on Underserved
Women's Perceptions, Screening Behaviors, & Clinical Interactions
2013 Masonic Cancer Center Women's Health Scholar
|Alicia Allen, PhD, MPH|
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health
Project: Effect of Smoking on Stress-Induced Allopregnanolone Response in Women by Menstrual