May is National Women's Health Awareness Month! 

Join us for health centered events and in celebrating women across UCSF who are women's health champions. 


Tuesday, May 28th


Infertility and Fertility Preservation: What We All Should Know

Join us for an insightful session with Dr. Maren Shapiro Eger, a leading Fertility Specialist and Reproductive Endocrinologist, as she discusses crucial information about infertility and the importance of fertility preservation. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable knowledge on these vital topics.

This event is virtual. 

When and where: May 28, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Zoom

Presented by: UCSF Center of Reproductive Health 

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Wednesday, May 15th 



Pelvic Health Series, Part 3 - Pelvic and Sexual Health 

Did you know pain with sex is not normal? Or pain in the pelvis? In this informative and interactive session with UCSF Pelvic Health Physical Therapists, learn about common pelvic and sexual health issues facing women and what to do for them. 

A conversation with: Jennifer Kinder and others

This event is in-person only. 

When and where: May 15, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Mission Bay campus, Oberndorf Auditorium

Presented by: Women of UCSF Health




Friday, May 17th 


Fireside Chat with Dr. Laura Esserman on The WISDOM Study: A Comprehensive Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool

In honor of Women's Health Week, please join us for a fireside chat with Dr. Laura Esserman, Director of the UCSF Breast Care Center and Founder of the WISDOM Study for a discussion on this ground-breaking study and how it may help you optimize your breast health! Developed by UCSF doctors, WISDOM is a nationwide trial working to revolutionize the way breast cancer is screened, detected, and prevented by offering women comprehensive breast cancer risk assessments, personalized screening recommendations, and individualized risk-reduction guidance. Dr. Esserman will discuss the current state of breast cancer screening and how a personalized approach could help improve earlier detection and prevention of aggressive breast cancers as well as improve health equity for future generations of women. 

Learn more about the Wisdom Study here

This event is virtual. 

When and where: May 17, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Zoom

Presented by: Women of UCSF Health and the Wisdom Study 


Women's Health Champion Highlights

Nominate a Women's Health Champion here 

Mirha Buric, LVN, MBA

Administrative Director

UCSF Center for Reproductive Health

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Suwanna Vatananan

Administrative Analyst

Women's Health Services

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Megan Paul, RN

Administrative Director

OBGYN & Perinatal Specialties at Mission Bay

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Irina Snellbacher, RN, BSN

Nurse Manager

Center for Reproductive Health

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Prabha Shanbhag

Practice Manager

Center for Reproductive Health

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