The research so far
We’ll close the research gap by:
Adding more funders
Prioritizing sex and gender
Using data to save more women
Dr. Padma Kaul researches ways to improve diagnosis and treatment of heart disease
Protecting heart health after menopause
Dr. Glen Pyle’s discoveries will reduce heart disease in older women — and help men too
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.