Professional Organizations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists  
The premier professional membership organization for obstetrician–gynecologists, producing practice guidelines, providing practice management and career support for providers and educational materials for patients.

American College of Nurse Midwives 
Provides research, administers and promotes continuing education programs, establishes clinical practice standards, creates liaisons with state and federal agencies and members of Congress.

American Society of Breast Surgeons 
The primary leadership organization for general surgeons, who treat patients with breast disease, is committed to continually improving the practice of breast surgery by serving as an advocate for surgeons who seek excellence in the care of breast patients.

American Society of Reproductive Medicine 
Dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of reproductive medicine.

Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses 
The mission is to empower and support nurses caring for women, newborns, and their families through research, education, and advocacy

Council on Patient Safety in Women's Health Care 
Brings together partner, subspecialties, and patient organizations with the goal of improving health care for all women.

The Endocrine Society 
We unite, lead, and grow the endocrine community to accelerate scientific breakthroughs and improve health worldwide.

Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health 
The professional community for Women's Health Nurse Practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses who provide women's and gender-related healthcare. NPWH also pioneers policies to address gender disparities and forges strategic partnerships that advance health equity and holistic models of care.

Society for Reproductive Investigation 
The mission is to advance reproductive and women’s health care through basic, translational, and clinical science, training and mentoring future generations of investigators,  and promoting women’s health globally.


Health Disparities in Reproductive Services and Outcomes

This chart below demonstrates the summarized national data for several reproductive health measures by race & ethnicity to inform health equity strategies. 

The data was gathered from Pub Med national electronic databases between 2010-2020.


Women's Health NiMHD Research Health Disparities