Dr Simon Waddington, Professor Joyce Harper and Dr Helen O'Neill respond to reports of a breakthrough towards the creation of genetically modified babies.
Published: Jul 28, 2017 1:11:45 PM
The 12th EGA Institute for Women's Health Annual Conference took place on Friday 7th July 2017 at UCL. This year we tried a new format starting with junior staff presentations which saw them presenting high quality research projects including 2 by medical school students, Sugee Jeevagan and Pollyanna Cohen. The prize for the oral presentation went to
Published: Jul 14, 2017 11:58:46 AM
UCL, the EGA Institute for Women's Health and Paris Descartes University have organized the first joint seminar on Fetal Growth Restriction. This meeting initiates exchanges and collaborations between scientists and practitioners of the two institutions.
The seminar, that was held on 5 May 2017 at the Résidence de France, has gathered more than 50 participants issued from each Faculty, as well as other researchers from other health domains (INSERM, APHP).
Published: May 17, 2017 12:18:25 PM
Researchers from the Institute are close to creating the world’s first early warning system for four women’s cancers
Professor Martin Widschwendter is leading a research project applying epigenetics to spot early warning signs of four women's cancers. Read: Evening Standard
Published: May 17, 2017 8:18:01 AM
The EGA Institute for Women’s Health has been awarded an Athena SWAN Gold Award for gender equality, the only one awarded in this round in the UK. The award recognises “significant and sustained progression and achievement by the department in promoting gender equality and to address challenges particular to the discipline. Gold departments should be beacons of achievement in gender equality and should champion and promote good practice to the wider community.”
Published: May 8, 2017 11:28:32 AM
1967 marks the 50th anniversary of two milestone events in the annals of British history for gay men and for women.
Published: May 30, 2017 10:04:02 AM
This conference is a showcase of high-quality research undertaken by EGA Institute for Women's health and UCLH Women's Health Division. This year's conference also includes presentations from clinical trainees within North East Thames region.
Published: Apr 24, 2017 10:01:00 AM
What are the most important issues facing women in today’s world?
Published: Mar 10, 2017 9:45:00 AM