The goal of the Division of Women’s Health/Connors Center research initiative is to lead in discoveries that will explain sex differences in health and disease, and will help us understand disorders specific to women. Jill Goldstein, Ph.D., and the Research Advisory Committee, a cross-disciplinary group of twelve senior researchers from throughout the hospital, lead the Division of Women’s Health/Connors Center research effort. Members of the Division of Women’s Health/Connors Center Research Advisory Committee also serve as members of the BWH Biomedical Research Institute’s (BRI) Center for Research in Women’s Health under the leadership of Drs. Jill Goldstein and Julie Buring. By working collaboratively, this group is shaping our research our research program and is helping to seed the basic and clinical research efforts across the institution.