Sex and Gender

Sex and gender are variables that should be taken into consideration in order to conduct a comprehensive analysis of healthcare interventions. Women’s Xchange has compiled an archive of resources that provide comprehensive instruction on methods for integrating sex and gender considerations in health research, and provide examples for better understanding the importance of this lens and the contributions of this perspective for enhancing health research.

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In Ontario, research in women's health is taking place across the province; from the academic setting to the local community, from the laboratory to the community health centre. By working together to advance health research for women, we can improve the health and wellbeing of all women in Ontario and beyond.

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$15K Challenge

We are excited to announce a new initiative in women’s health to support grassroots projects across the province. The $15K Challenge will award $15,000 or more to various organizations who can help advance the health of women and girls. Want to know more?

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See the Recipients from Year 1 of the $15K Challenge

Our Partners in Women's Health

Women's College Hospital

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Strategy for Patient Oriented Research