Assessing sex and gender inclusion in COVID-19 Research

Assessing sex and gender inclusion in COVID-19 Research. WHAM! awarded Dr. Nicole Woitowich, the Associate Director for the Women’s Health Research Institute at Northwestern University, a grant to examine sex and gender inclusion in COVID-19 research. Men and women appear to experience COVID-19 differently, yet much of the emerging research does not report by sex and gender. Dr. Woitowich will quantify COVID-19 research that includes both men and women and reports findings by sex and gender to ensure that the scientific community develops a complete understanding of COVID-19 from the start. Read WHAM!’s full press release below.