Mount Sinai Health System

Inaugural Symposium of The Blavatnik Family Women's Health Research Institute

Cosponsored by the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, the inagural symposium of The Blavatnik Family Women's Health  Research Institute  will focus on cutting edge topics in women's health.

Specific topics include the biology of sex differences; pregnancy as an incubator for later heatlth; depression and anxiety in women; the genetics of ovarian and breast cancer; and health equity and intersectionality.

Be sure to follow The Blavatnik Family Women's Health  Research Institute on  @MountSinaiWHRI as well as Director, Elizabeth Howell, MD, MPP, @LizHowellMD, on Twitter.

Attendees of the event can earn up to 6 CME credits. For additional questions about the Symposium, email Amy Balbierz at

Monday, February 11 at 8:00am to 2:00pm

Davis Auditorium 1470 Madison Avenue

Event Type



Health Care Professionals


Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Continuing Medical Education (CME)



If you are interested in attending, please RSVP here.


Vivian Pinn, MD, inaugural Director, Office of Research on Women's Health at the National Institutes of Health, will deliver the keynote address.