The research so far
We’ll close the research gap by:
Adding more funders
Prioritizing sex and gender
Preventing stroke before it strikes
Research by Dr. Jodi Edwards could head off the factors that increase risk – especially for women
Shaping research that works for women
We need more women in clinical trials. Dr. Mark Bayley is working to make that a reality.
Innovative research will save womens lives
Dr. Kara Nerenberg finds clues in pregnancy to a woman’s future risk of heart attack or stroke
Finding answers on women and stroke
Why do women fare worse than men after stroke? Dr. Amy Yu is researching the reasons
Help fund research to save more women.
See our strategy
Research is one key to success. Learn what else Heart & Stroke is doing to improve outcomes for women.
Get the report
System failure, a new Heart & Stroke report, documents the inequities that threaten women’s heart and brain health.