News & Events
Excess Weight Gain Among Young Women with a History of Childhood Abuse: The Contribution of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Stress Related Eating
Susan Mason, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
Jean Wyman, PhD, RN, receives National Society of Urological Nurses and Associates annual President's Award
Congratulations to Powell Center Co-Director, Jean Wyman, PhD, RN, for receiving the National Society of Urological Nurses and Associates annual President's Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the organization.
Deanna Teoh, MD named newest Masonic Cancer Center Women's Health Scholar
Deanna Teoh, MD, was named Masonic Cancer Center Women's Health Scholar for improving cervical cancer screening guidelines. She will be supported through the Masonic Cancer Center, in partnership with the Powell Center for Women’s Health and its federally-funded Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health (BIRCWH) program.
The Burden of Osteoarthritis: Mechanisms, Risk Factors, and Behavioral Interventions.
Steven Messier, PhD
Director of the J. B. Snow Biomechanics Laboratory
Director of the Wake Forest University Runners' Clinic
Wake Forest University
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Jean Wyman, Co-Director of the Powell Center, receives the Nurse Leader in Aging Award
The Powell Center congratulates Jean Wyman! She received the Nurse Leader in Aging Award from the American Academy of Nursing for revolutionary research and leadership on continence and healthy aging.
Alicia Allen Selected as Newest BIRCWH Scholar
Dr. Allen is an Assistant Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. Her research focuses on smoking prevention and cessation treatments.
Powell Center for Women’s Health is a National Center of Excellence which is focused on promoting, facilitating and disseminating research on women’s health.
To promote the health of diverse women, families, and communities.
To catalyze research partnerships that advance knowledge of women's health across the lifespan.
A multi-component program whose mission is to reduce cancer disparities experienced by Minnesota’s racial and ethnic minority populations.
An internal grant mechanism from the NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health that fosters mentored research career development of junior faculty who are engaged in interdisciplinary women’s health or sex differences research.