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October 2012 - Tammie Blair presents at the Association for Academic Minority Physicians Annual Conference in Naples, Florida. "Does menopause increase the incidence of cardiovascular disease risk factors in urban, HIV positive, African American females?" Read more

July 2012 - Dr. Rosanna Setse presents poster at the International AIDS Conference 2012 in Washington, DC. "Acceptability of HIV screening and trends in the prevalence of newly diagnosed HIV in the opt-out screening era, 2007-2011"
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Dr. Maxwell

Dr. Celia J. Maxwell, Director of WHI, advocates for the use of female condoms on CNN.

"HIV and AIDS has declared war on our communities,particularly on African-American women," Dr. Celia Maxwell of the Howard University Women's Health Institute told CNN. Read more


Women's Health Institute Hosts First Women's Health Day. Women's Health Day, was co-sponsored by the hospital's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, it included informative, interactive discussions led by Howard University Hospital doctors on issues of vital importance to women. Additionally, women were able to meet individually with doctors and other health care professionals about their concerns. Read more