Research Priorities & Funding Announcements

Women’s Health Interdisciplinary Stress Program in Research (WHISPR)

January 2019: Request for Research Proposals

The Connors Center Women’s Health Interdisciplinary Stress Program of Research (WHISPR)
Sponsored by the Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology
Funding provided by the Gretchen S. Fish Fund for Women’s Health and Stress Research

The Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology is pleased to announce the 2nd annual request for proposals (RFP) from the Brigham and Women’s Hospital research community.

Established in January 2018, the goal of the Women’s Health Interdisciplinary Stress Program of Research (WHISPR) is to advance our understanding of how physiologic and psychological stress affect women’s health and disease, and vice versa, by supporting pilot projects, facilitating interactions among WHISPR investigators and other stress researchers, and hosting an annual scientific symposium for the BWH academic community.

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