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Study Tests Potential New Drug to Reduce Pain and Symptoms of Endometriosis

October 8, 2012

…is the number one reason for a hysterectomy in women ages 18-35. A nationwide clinical trial is testing an investigational drug as a potential new option for patients with moderate to severe pain from this disease.

Lucy Killea, Political Pioneer and UC San Diego Alumna, Dies at 94

January 19, 2017

…in the political world, and a respected mentor to women. The many worlds of Killea—U.S. foreign relations, state and local government, community leadership—all intersected in her doctoral degree from the University of California San Diego.

International Women’s Day Conference Focuses on Making a Difference

March 14, 2013

International Women’s Day Conference Focuses on Making a Difference Photos by Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications Key speakers at an International Women’s Day conference held on campus Friday encouraged women to help pursue their own dreams through giving back. “Are you feeling stuck or lost or unmotivated? Volunteer for one…

New Sally Ride Fellowship to Support Women in Physics

March 16, 2017

…Ride Fellowship to Support Women in Physics Professor Brian Keating and wife, Sarah, provide lead gift to launch fellowship Sarah Price-Keating and Brian Keating An explorer, scientist and public servant, the late astronaut Sally Ride dedicated her career to the betterment of human kind. At UC San Diego, where Ride…

Women Rising

November 9, 2017

Women Rising Despite their minority status in STEM fields, women scientists at UC San Diego have overtaken men as leaders of the campus’s biggest research grants Photos by Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications For Elizabeth Villa, 2017 was a banner year. Earlier this year, the biophysicist and assistant professor of…

CDC-Recommended Non-Profit Launches “MotherToBaby CA” In Time for Mother’s Day

May 8, 2013

As Mother’s Day approaches, the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine announces MotherToBaby CA, the new name of its free, statewide counseling service that connects experts in the field of birth defects research with moms-to-be and the general public.

Janet Mock, Transgender Advocate, to Speak at UC San Diego

April 16, 2014

The University of California, San Diego will host Janet Mock, a transgender advocate, writer and New York Times bestselling author of Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More on Thursday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the Price Center Theatre on campus.

Women’s History Month 2024 Kickoff Celebration

March 7, 2024

…commemorate the start of Women’s History Month, the Women’s Center welcomed the campus community to a special kickoff event on March 1. Held at the Stage Room from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m, the event featured a resource fair, a guided painting session and more. Photos by Daniel Orren and…

Women’s Wellness Day, Free to the Public on Saturday, April 13

March 28, 2013

…hosting an interactive conference in La Jolla, focused on women’s health. The event is free and open to the public. Fifteen leading experts will host insightful talks on subjects, including stress reduction, gene therapy for heart repair, cancer prevention, successfully reducing menopause symptoms, and achieving longevity through diet and fitness.

Sixth Annual Women in Leadership Event on May 23, 2024

June 4, 2024

The Sixth Annual Women in Leadership event was presented by Sally Ride Science @ UC San Diego on May 23, 2024. Held annually in May to mark astronaut and former UC San Diego professor Sally Ride’s birthday month, the annual gathering honors Ride’s passion for the future and women’s role…

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