The opportunity to observe Dr. Nezhat for 2 months was an important point in my life. Prior to this, I had heard about endometriosis a few years ago when I recorded patient education videos with an OBGYN in Turkey. Even though I found it very interesting, the estimated incidence of 1 in 10 seemed unrealistic.
It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of Elise Elizabeth Travers, noted philanthropist, endometriosis advocate and Board Member of Worldwide EndoMarch and Worldwide Endometriosis Day. She also served as President of the New York chapter of Worldwide EndoMarch. Ms. Travers passed away peacefully on September 4, 2019 after an extended illness.
We’d like to congratulate this year’s fabulous line up of Worldwide EndoMarch and Nezhat Family Foundation award recipients, all of whom are inspirational leaders in the endometriosis advocacy community, who have gone above and beyond to support endometriosis sufferers and Worldwide EndoMarch awareness efforts. The dedication and compassion this year’s award recipients have shown to those suffering from endometriosis has made a lasting positive impact and no doubt each of these trailblazers will continue to soar as shining examples of the best and brightest in the field of patient advocacy.
Premedical students from San Jose State University, UC Berkeley, and UCLA , were recently chosen as the 2019 recipients of the Worldwide EndoMarch’s Women’s Health Leaders of the Future award, for their outstanding contributions in patient advocacy as volunteers for the Worldwide EndoMarch.
Nezhat Family Foundation and Worldwide EndoMarch are pleased to announce another winner of our award towards the education of the future leaders in medicine.
Being diagnosed with a chronic illness basically means that you are up for a never ending marathon.
Congratulations! These doctors are being recognized by Worldwide EndoMarch for their tremendous work and devotion to women with endometriosis.
After interning with Professor Nezhat over the summer, I became involved with Worldwide EndoMarch because I was touched by the testimonials of patients living with endometriosis…
On behalf of Dr. Camram Nezhat, Founder of Worldwide EndoMarch, we are excited to announce that EndoMarch has partnered with Citizen Endo, to help advance endometriosis research. Citizen Endo is a Columbia University research project, with IRB approval, created to better understand endometriosis. Their team has created a smartphone app, Phendo, which allows
Congratulation to our EndoMarch Fast-Track to the Cure grant recipient, Dr. Noemie Elhadad from Columbia University.