In 2023, the NWHN was covered in major news outlets like the New York Times, Newsweek, The Hill, AP News, and National Geographic Science. We also worked closely with congressional offices to raise awareness about important bills making their way... Updated: Dec 29, 2023
NWHN Policy Advocacy Director, Sarah Christopherson, is quoted about forced sterilization in an ICE facility: "These unnecessary medical procedures seem clearly designed to rob these women of their ability to get pregnant and have children."
NWHN Executive Director Cynthia Pearson is quoted in an article discussing the silence of patient advocacy groups in regards to high drug prices.
The NWHN’s M. Isabelle Chaudry is featured in an NBC Nightly News clip giving a statement in a public meeting at the FDA on testing for asbestos in talc.
The NWHN's Founder Barbara Seaman is recognized for her work with the National Women’s Health Network, which Seaman cofounded, the effects of drugs on women are better understood and shared, and living while female is no longer considered a pathology.