News & Events

The National Research Center for Women & Families promotes the health and safety of women, men, children, and families — all kinds of families.

June 13th, 2014 Conference: “Evidence for New Medical Products: Implications for Patients and Health Policy”

We are excited about our upcoming conference, co-sponsored with Harvard and AAAS and held on June 13th, 2014. Find more information here. 

2014 Foremother Awards Luncheon

We are pleased to announce our 2014 Foremother Awards Luncheon on Friday, May 9th at noon at the beautiful Mayflower Hotel. To find more information and RSVP see our invitation.

Cancer Prevention & Treatment 5K Run/Walk

We will be holding our 5th annual Cancer Prevention & Treatment 5K Run/Walk in Washington, DC in September 2014. You don’t have to be local to participate this year! With our virtual race and two fundraising challenges, there are many ways to get involved. Details will be provided soon!

Lunches on Health Issues

Every July we hold an informal lunch for interns. The lunches are free but reservations are required. To get on our lunch invitation list, please email us at:

Volunteers and Interns

Volunteers and Interns are an important part of our organization! For more information on internships, click here.  For information on volunteer oportunities, click here.

The Voice for Women & Families

Our newsletter, The Voice for Women & Families, is mailed to donors and is available on our website. It provides useful health information on topics such as stress, weight loss, toxic chemicals in plastic containers and toys, and hormone therapy. View the most recent issue of our latest newsletter. For previous newsletters, click here.